Two Merritt locals are going full speed ahead on their electric logging truck idea, with truck driver Chace Barber and power system engineer Eric Little teaming up to bring a new idea to life in an old-school way.
by Izaiah Reyes | Sep 20, 2022
Out of the 52 foundations in B.C., Merritt is served by the BC Interior Community Foundation (BCICF). With its new leadership, the Kamloops based group looks to launch an awareness campaign aimed at Merritt and the other communities they serve.
by Marius Auer | Sep 13, 2022
A long time Merritt resident will participate this year in his 42nd annual Terry Fox Run, a notable achievement that was inspired by the man himself.
by Izaiah Reyes | Sep 12, 2022
Through some convincing of her peers, the local player decided to enter the tournament, which took place on August 26 – 27 at the Kamloops Tennis Club. Her play resulted in a bronze medal for mixed doubles and a fourth place finish at the ladies doubles.
by Marius Auer | Sep 7, 2022
Merrittonians and visiting Pro Rodeo attendees once again had the opportunity to visit the Merritt Exhibition Grounds for the annual Nicola Valley Fall Fair this Labour Day weekend, with organizers bringing back the beloved annual event after a COVID-19 induced two year hiatus.
by Izaiah Reyes | Sep 1, 2022
For as long as many locals can remember, the Labour Day Street Market has been an event that was missing during the long weekend’s lineup of events and festivities. Luckily, an active group of residents have volunteered this year to revive the old event.
by Merritt Herald | Aug 31, 2022
Merritt was well represented nationally this month as local, Alana Pooley, excelled at the 2022 Women’s Canadian Fastpitch Championship tournament.
by Merritt Herald | Aug 29, 2022
“As the 2021/2022 school year ended, I did not have the opportunity to thank and share with the students, staff and families of SD58 that I have transitioned to a new role as Superintendent/CEO of the YK1 School District in Yellowknife.”
by Marius Auer | Aug 25, 2022
A new initiative by a Merritt local offers community members fresh produce and other garden goodies, all by donation.
by Izaiah Reyes | Aug 24, 2022
With her recent invitation to become part of the 2022 Singapore Grand Prix officiating crew, Merritt native, Nicki LaChapelle has taken her passion for racing to the highest level, while representing Merritt and Canada on a global stage.