Grads take home $45,278 in scholarships and bursaries

!A total of $45,278 from 31 individuals, programs or organizations was handed out in bursaries and scholarships at the Barriere Secondary School 2015 Graduation Commencement Ceremonies on May 22.  The event filled the Barriere Curling Rink with parents, family, friends and well-wishers; all gathered together to see 28 graduating students take a major step into their futures. The amount of dollars awarded is a strong statement of confidence from the supporters of the school, the students and the communities that this school serves.  Pictured is Lower North Thompson Forest Society director Gai Conan congratulating Alex Peterson as she hands out bursaries from the Society of $1000 each to (l-r) Carlea Dunn, Darby Myram, Natasha McInnes, Jordan LeFeuvre, Keaton Noble, and Alex Peterson.  The Society also handed out five $2,000 bursaries as well.    - Jill Hayward
  • updated May 26, 2015 at 5:50 PM

Barriere Secondary School 2015 scholarship and bursary recipients

Voluntary off-road vehicle registration extended to Nov. 1

  • posted May 26, 2015 at 5:00 PM

Manadatory off-road vehicle registration in B.C. is being deferred from June 1 to Nov. 1, 2015.

Former Adams Lake Indian Band chief enters race for B.C. regional chief

  • posted May 26, 2015 at 5:00 PM

Nelson Leon, has announced his candidacy for the position of B.C. regional chief of the B.C. Assembly of First Nations

What is the TNRD doing about biosolids?

  • posted May 26, 2015 at 5:00 PM

Thompson-Nicola Regional District is currently in the process of reviewing its Zoning Bylaw to regulate commercial composting

Local Salvation Army workers assist after Cache Creek flooding

  • updated May 27, 2015 at 8:49 AM

Two from Abbotsford are among the 20 Sally Ann workers from across the province who are helping with relief efforts

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