Donna Barnett

Celebrating business excellence

Small businesses are the backbone of our economy in the Cariboo.

Supporting youth sports

Keeping youth active and healthy through organized sport reduces problems for youth such as future health problems.

Insuring the future

British Columbia ranchers and hog producers are a tough bunch.

Assessment notices explained

Many of you have already received your BC Assessment notice in the mail.

Supporting one another

MLA Barnett offers a heartfelt note of thanks to the citizens of the Cariboo-Chilcotin for their support of one another throughout 2013.

Ferry route important for Cariboo

B.C. Ferries announced some major changes, based on the principles of affordability, efficiency, and sustainability of the ferry service.

Have a safe and happy holiday season

With the temperature going down and decorations going up, the holiday season is set to begin.

Working together for Williams Lake

This week, the annual convention of the Union of B.C. Municipalities is taking place in Vancouver.

It’s harvest time

With Labour Day weekend come and gone, and kids going back to school, it’s beginning to feel like fall again.

Labour Day long weekend has deep roots

Labour Day long weekend is coming up, bringing with it the end of summer and the beginning of a new school year.

Bringing New Prosperity to the Cariboo

This week is the final week of hearings for Taseko’s proposed New Prosperity Mine.

Show your support to 4-H

This week, the 55th annual 4H Show and Sale is taking place here in Williams Lake, running from Friday, Aug. 16, to Wednesday, Aug. 21.

Be a tourist in your own region

We are seeing tourists from all over the province, and even from other parts of world, coming to visit our beautiful region.

Great to be home for B.C. Day

After five weeks spent mostly down in Victoria, it’s great to be home just in time for the long weekend.

Alexis Creek Daze always a good time

Liberal MLA Donna Barnett speaks to her experiences at the 3rd annual Alexis Creek Daze.

Summer fun in the park

Williams Lake is a great tourist city with many fun and interesting events happening all year round, especially during the summer.

Have fun camping and stay safe

Here in the Cariboo, we are lucky to have so many wonderful places to camp.

Bring on the Stampede

What an exciting weekend we have coming up here in Williams Lake!

Congrats to the class of 2013

It’s hard to believe it’s the middle of June and that graduation season is already here.

Working for the future

It is good to be back in the office after the hectic election period, and to continue my work as your representative in the Legislature.