• Pride primed and prepped for Provincials

    he Merritt Pride girls' softball team will head to the B.C. peewee championships in Cranbrook next week a year older, a year wiser, and undoubtedly a year better. Virtually the same squad attended Provincials in Quesnel one...

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  • Lacrosse season rapidly winding down

    The Nicola Valley Thunder minor lacrosse season is rapidly coming to a close with just one out of the association's five teams still in action.

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  • Sloan 4th at Boreal Open

    After roaring out of the gate with a seven-under-par 65 and the first-day lead, Merritt golfer Roger Sloan had to settle for fourth place at the Canadian Professional Golf Tour's inaugural Syncrude Boreal Open in Fort McMurray,...

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  • MSS year-end awards

    A list of all the awards given out the MSS annual awards night.

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  • Learning to walk two roads of culture to success

    Andrea tells the students that the women in her community as well as the ones in her own family have given her the drive to be the successful woman she knows she can become.

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  • Country Music Capital on all fronts

    More than any other, it seems that country musicians like to sing about drinking, and with this in mind Merritt appears to be lobbying for the title of Country Music Capital on both the music front and...

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  • Celebrate Literacy Month: Get unplugged and play

    Electronics are a fact of life in the 21st century, but Literacy Merritt and Smart Step are hoping Merritt residents will unplug their electronics and find something else to do for the final weeks of summer.

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  • Elementary students learn about water conservation

    Over the past few weeks, my Water Conservation Education and Promotion partner, Andrew Clark, and I have been busy working in the local elementary schools. After hours of preparing, photocopying, stapling and folding, we were finally...

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  • Finding an affordable home

    Buying a home raises a lot of questions - and the key question is always: How much home can you really afford?

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  • Live to 100: Tips for healthy aging

    he number of people living longer is increasing dramatically. An estimated 4.2 million U.S. residents now fall into the age group of the "oldest old"-85 years and older-with more than 40,000 having reached the age of 100....

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