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QUIZ: The longest day of the year

QUIZ: The longest day of the year

June 20 marks the longest day of the year and the start of the summer season
Chinook Cove Ladies Golf Club hosts Four Club Night

Chinook Cove Ladies Golf Club hosts Four Club Night

On June 4, Ladies Night at Chinook Cove was a test to see if the ‘fours’ were with you
Caring student helps valley's Better Beginnings Kitten Rescue

Caring student helps valley's Better Beginnings Kitten Rescue

When Grade 6 student and girl guide, Hannah Gerow and her family heard about Better Beginnings Kitten Rescue they decided to volunteer to become a foster family for kittens needing a temporary home and have since fostered three kittens
Giant Hyalophora moth found in the North Thompson Valley

Giant Hyalophora moth found in the North Thompson Valley

This giant moth is a member of the Hyalophora species, which belongs to the giant silk moth family. They are very large with beautiful markings and was found recently in the Louis Creek area in the North Thompson Valley.
From our archives - June 2017 Big Bike Ride

From our archives - June 2017 Big Bike Ride

On Thursday, June 8, the Big Bike Ride fundraiser for the Heart and Stroke Foundation will take place in Barriere. The bike riders will meet at Fadear Park in Barriere at 5 p.m.
Barriere Secondary School Principal's report

Barriere Secondary School Principal's report

Alexis Nelson wins the bronze medal at the Skills Canada competition. Alexis was recognized for her work in welding the St. Louis Gate Castle.
Barriere Legion honours 70 veterans on D-Day

Barriere Legion honours 70 veterans on D-Day

On June 6, D-Day, during an evening ceremony the Royal Canadian Legion # 242 in Barriere, 70 veterans were honoured at 6 p.m. at the Barriere cemetery with a candlelight vigil. The 128 battery operated candles flickered in remembrance as dusk fell.
Barriere Secondary student Alexis Nelson wins bronze in Quebec

Barriere Secondary student Alexis Nelson wins bronze in Quebec

Alexis Nelson of Barriere Secondary is enrolled in the TRU Foundation program in Trades In Transitions. She has won the bronze medal in welding at the 2024 Skills Canada National Competition (SCNC) in Quebec which took place on May 30 and 31. Nelson
University of Victoria to research vaccine for resurging ancient, deadly virus

University of Victoria to research vaccine for resurging ancient, deadly virus

In 2020, Canada recorded 9,000 new cases of syphilis
Footyfest 2024 soccer tournament in Clearwater was fun for all

Footyfest 2024 soccer tournament in Clearwater was fun for all

Rain didn’t dampen spirits or fun for those who participated or watched