The First Nations Drinking Water Settlement announces that its open claims period has now been extended to March 7, 2023.
by Marius Auer | Dec 14, 2022
The City of Merritt has released a report outlining an internal review of its election processes following public input and concern regarding the 2022 general election, including a legal proceeding by mayoral candidate Tony Luck.
by Marius Auer | Dec 9, 2022
The Merritt RCMP and Community Policing Office (CPO) are often seen working hand in hand, and the community engagement sessions held over the past two weeks were no exception.
by Marius Auer | Nov 25, 2022
The court trial of former Merritt City Councillor and 2022 mayoral candidate, Mike Bhangu, began today at the Merritt Law Courts. Bhangu was charged with uttering threats to cause death or bodily harm following an alleged incident at his private residence on June 29, 2021.
by Marius Auer | Nov 19, 2022
The Merritt RCMP have arrested and charged three suspects involved in a kidnapping, in another twist of events during a week filled with police action.
by KTWDigital | Sep 1, 2022
A Merritt man who spent 26 years in prison for a murder conviction that was reviewed by federal Justice Department will be allowed to move to the Kamloops area, a B.C. Supreme court judge has ruled.
by Marius Auer | Jun 29, 2022
The Merritt RCMP has released its weekly update, this time looking to highlight a lack of regard for the system by offenders, as well as a lack of action by the courts on multiple failure to appear and impaired driving incidents.
by Morgan Hampton | Apr 7, 2022
On March 21, 2021, Merritt front line officers were called to a home in the 2800 block of Cranna Crescent where it was alleged that the suspect had broken into the home and assaulted a victim over a personal dispute.
by Morgan Hampton | Mar 8, 2022
Attempted murder charges have been dropped against Gerald Cooper, a Fort St John man who was involved in a shootout with RCMP between Merritt and Lower Nicola along Hwy 8 last summer.
by Morgan Hampton | Feb 16, 2022
Merritt RCMP have released a media report informing citizens of what has kept their officers busy, including new charges and a court outcome.