• 2017 Cow Trail Classic a thing of beauty

    Over 120 riders of all ages and from all across the province took to the line for the running of the 2017 Cow Trail Classic on June 10. The annual event, organized by the Merritt Mountain Bike...

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  • Cents’ golf tournament August 15

    The 3rd Annual Merritt Centennials Golf Tournament will be held on Saturday, Aug. 15 at the Merritt Golf & Country Club. The $75 entry fee includes a full 18 holes of golf, door prizes, a silent auction,...

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  • Friday with friends offers up sweet music

    It was another packed house at the Quilchena Golf Course on June 12 for the Merritt Community Band’s annual Friday with Friends concert and social. Thanks to the lovely weather, audience members were able to enjoy the...

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  • Scott Woods fiddling into town

    Renowned Canadian fiddler Scott Woods is bringing his high-energy show Fiddling in the Key of … Eh? to the Merritt Civic Centre at the end of the month. True to its name, the concert will centre on...

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  • Indigenous dance troupe bringing legends to life

    On Monday evening, indigenous song and dance will take centre stage when the Living Legends dance company performs at the Merritt Civic Centre. Living Legends is a troupe from Utah-based Brigham Young University’s school of dance. The...

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  • Dung Beatles CD release concert leads briefs

    Dung Beatles playing CD release show Merritt band the Dung Beatles is playing a concert tomorrow night to celebrate the release of its debut album. The band, which comprises members from Merritt and Kamloops, is a kind...

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  • Logan Lake Home Show set for next weekend

    What began in the fall of 2006 as an exhibit of local businesses in the gym of Logan Lake Secondary School quickly outgrew that space, necessitating a move to the Logan Lake arena. This year’s Home Show...

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  • Satirical beauty pageant to raise awareness about stigma

    Ten Kamloops men will strut their stuff on May 9 to help benefit local people in crisis. The Kamloops-based non-profit ASK Wellness Society is hosting its first Mz. Judged pageant to raise money and awareness about stigma...

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  • Community marches in solidarity with relationship violence victims

    The issue of domestic violence was brought out into the open Thursday at a relationship violence awareness event in Merritt’s Spirit Square downtown. The event was organized by Merritt’s Violence Against Women in Relationships (VAWIR) committee, which...

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  • Merritt connecting the dots for environment

    Merritt will connect with other communities across Canada in the pursuit of having the right to a healthy environment recognized on Sunday. “Connect the Blue Dots” is part of the Blue Dot Movement, started in the fall...

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