Barriere Star Journal

Simpcw hunters found safe and sound

Barriere and area communities turn out in force to help search

 

Trump will forever insist he won the election

To the Editor;

  • Nov 26, 2020

 

Time to offer Bill Fowler a helping hand

Fowler is currently recovering from second and third degree burns

 

Please be kind to our Dr. Henry

To the Editor;

  • Nov 22, 2020

FOREST INK: Impacts of artificial intelligence on B.C. industries

Some are lucky with their take-out businesses, with many online- or home-based businesses doing fine

  • Nov 20, 2020

Look out for number one

Area leaders urge residents to continue seeking health care

  • Nov 19, 2020

North Thompson Fall Fair board members receive national awards

Members of the North Thompson Fall Fair and Rodeo Association report there was great excitement among their ranks the afternoon of Nov. 12, when two hard working board members received national recognition for their ongoing efforts on behalf of the local association. The awards were announced during the Canadian Association of Fairs and Exhibitions Awards Gala which was streamed online to maintain COVID-19 social distancing requirements.

North Thompson Fish and Game becoming a prime competitive location in B.C.

The North Thompson Fish and Game Club Society (NTFG) continues to move forward in becoming one of the prime competitive locations in British Columbia.

Getting used to the new normal

Hoping some pandemic attitudes go away while others stick around

  • Nov 15, 2020

Speaking of the truth, and nothing but…

As timeless as the stars, the truth remains constant. It is also purity defined

  • Nov 13, 2020

Honouring our veterans today and every day

Reflecting on the meaning of Remembrance Day

  • Nov 11, 2020

Canadian military personnel play an invaluable role, both in Canada and abroad

Each year on November 11, Canadians pause in a silent moment of remembrance for the men and women who have served and continue to serve their country during times of war, conflict and peace. Known as Remembrance Day, the day honors the brave people who fought for Canada in the First World War (1914-1918), the Second World War (1939-1945) and the Korean War (1950-1953), as well as those who have served since then.

  • Nov 10, 2020

It’s time to level the playing field for Canadian news

When monopolies get caught with their hands in the cookie jar, you can usually expect two reactions in quick succession.

  • Nov 7, 2020
B.C. Health Minister Adrian Dix addresses British Columbians at a press conference Monday detailing the latest COVID-19 case count and government responses. (B.C. Government image)

Editorial: British Columbians asked to re-commit to COVID-19 fight

More than 1,100 cases over the last three days should strengthen our resolve

  • Nov 6, 2020
B.C. Health Minister Adrian Dix addresses British Columbians at a press conference Monday detailing the latest COVID-19 case count and government responses. (B.C. Government image)

Conservative motion receives support from all but Liberals

A motion was brought forward in the House of Commons by Conservative leader Erin O'Toole demanding the government provide more support for small businesses and workers during the COVID-19 pandemic.

  • Nov 5, 2020
(L-r) Lower North Thompson Community Forest Society Chairman Harley Wright is shown presenting retiring board member Ron Hindson with a gift of appreciation on behalf of the Society at their office in Barriere. Hindson has served on the LNTCFS Board of Directors since it’s inception in 2003. (LNTCFS photo)

Lower North Thompson Community Forest Society grant intake open now

Ron Hindson retires after 17 years on the Board

(L-r) Lower North Thompson Community Forest Society Chairman Harley Wright is shown presenting retiring board member Ron Hindson with a gift of appreciation on behalf of the Society at their office in Barriere. Hindson has served on the LNTCFS Board of Directors since it’s inception in 2003. (LNTCFS photo)
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Aim for a win, hope for a win

To the Editor;

  • Nov 4, 2020
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A Tale of Two Voters: Shifting dynamics tighten BC Election race in its final days

As British Columbia's three main political parties vie to lock in the support of voters who have yet to cast ballots in one of the most unusual election campaigns in this province's history, the latest data (Oct. 20, 2020) from the non-profit Angus Reid Institute show the gap between the BC NDP and the BC Liberals narrowing slightly.

  • Oct 21, 2020
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