• Too few volunteers could spell end of Country Christmas

    It is one of the most successful night time Christmas parades in North America, but it might just become a victim of its own success. After nine years on the Country Christmas Committee, Charlotte Martin says that she...

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  • Ministry warns localized flooding may occur along river

    The Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resources has once again issued a Flood Watch for the Nicola River after rainy weather and ongoing snow-melt has caused the river levels to continue rising. The warning, issued on...

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  • Battling cancer through Relay for Life

    Anyone who has survived cancer will tell you that it is the fight of their life. This year one of the main organizers for the Relay for Life event to be held overnight on June 11 to the...

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  • Merritt Herald publishes free paper twice a week

    The Merritt Herald will now be free two days a week. After 106 years the Herald will no longer be a subscription newspaper.

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  • Logan Lake ATV poker run

    The trails encircling Logan Lake are popular with locals and visitors for many different reasons.

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  • First Nations artifacts

    Near Nicola Lake in Monck Park are some pieces of First Nations history.

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  • Pozzobon just a split second away

    Those few words, said by Merritt's Ty Pozzobon for a full-page feature story on him in the Vancouver Province newspaper last Thursday, proved to be more than a little prophetic on the weekend.

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  • MSS student wins $70,000 scholarship

    When it comes to scholarships, it seems Jessica Janzen hit the jackpot. Recognized for her community leadership, Janzen, a grade 12 student at MSS, was awarded a TD Canada Trust Scholarship valued at $70,000 along with 19 other...

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  • International artist presents Art for Bark

    Italian music fills the room where Joy Caros paints at the Courthouse Gallery. Internationally acclaimed for her portraits and other paintings, Joy and her husband James Rawley have lived in 11 different countries but have spent the better...

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  • Tax Freedom Now! Or at least earlier

    Tax Freedom Day is the day of the year when most Canadians finally start working for themselves after paying their total tax bill to all levels of government. It occurs either in late May or early June,...

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