Hello everyone! Labour Day weekend our 4-H Club will be showing our animals, so come on down to the rodeo grounds.
by Marius Auer | Aug 28, 2023
Ranch hands and cowboys alike took the reigns this weekend at the Nicola Valley Ranch Rodeo, showing off their ranching skills to a crowd of eager spectators.
by Marius Auer | Aug 9, 2023
The local chapter of an international disaster recovery organization is looking to connect volunteers with flood impacted residents experiencing barriers in their recovery.
by Marius Auer | Aug 9, 2023
The Nicola Valley Rodeo Parade will make its triumphant return to the downtown core this September long weekend, kicking off the Nicola Valley Pro Rodeo and reviving the event after four years.
by Marius Auer | Aug 2, 2023
Merritt shone once again on the provincial sports stage thanks to Merritt’s U13 Marlins boys softball team, who took home gold from provincials this weekend.
by Marius Auer | Jul 31, 2023
The 40th annual award was presented by former Lieutenant Governor and long time Nicola Valley resident, Judith Guichon, at the BCHF’s conference in Princeton, B.C.
by Marius Auer | Jul 26, 2023
Hundreds gathered to take in the rays and the rides at the Nicola Valley Cruisers Car Club’s 29th annual Show ‘n’ Shine.
by Marius Auer | Jul 14, 2023
The Princeton Community Arts Council has announced the return of its highly successful Copper Valley Music Festival for its second consecutive year, showcasing nine B.C. bands, musicians, and even some local Merritt talent.
by Merritt Herald | Jul 10, 2023
After eight successful Winter Artisan Shows, the Nicola Valley Community Arts Council is putting on their first Summer Artisan Show, taking over both the art gallery and the gift shop from June 29 until September 10.
by Merritt Herald | Jun 29, 2023
The Nicola Valley and District Food Bank recently received a $1,540 donation from Save On Foods, the proceeds of this year’s Share it Forward campaign.
by Marius Auer | Jun 28, 2023
Literacy Merritt & Nicola Valley will continue to offer both its Active Stories and Explore Art Literacy programming free-of-charge for children ages four to six, and there are several activities for families to join in on.
by Marius Auer | Jun 26, 2023
Dozens gatherer to cast a line with dad on Sunday (June 18), as Merritt’s own fish and game club and a provincial fishing association team up once again to host the iconic Father’s Day Fishing Derby at Kentucky Alleyne park.
by Marius Auer | Jun 20, 2023
Merrittonian Tammy Brown and her family hosted their annual Move to Cure walk for the third year in a row at Merritt’s Rotary Park on Saturday (June 17), drawing a large crowd of more than 70 and garnering plenty of support for the fight against a debilitating diseases.
by Marius Auer | Jun 15, 2023
Those looking to cast a line with dad this Father’s Day are in luck, as Merritt’s own fish and game club and a provincial fishing association team up once again to host the iconic Father’s Day Fishing Derby this Sunday (June 18).
by Marius Auer | Jun 9, 2023
More than $7000 was raised through the Merritt Tim Hortons location this year through the sale of the beaming baked goods.
by Merritt Herald | Jun 6, 2023
The Nicola Valley Rodeo Association (NVRA) is saddling up for its next chapter as it announced the completion of major upgrades to its electrical system.
by Merritt Herald | Jun 1, 2023
United Way’s ‘Hi Neighbour’ initiative is meant to be a catalyst for community connection, and the program, led locally by Sarah Molnar, has been just that over the past year.
by Marius Auer | May 31, 2023
Despite losing their friendly challenge with the Lake Country Food Bank, Nicola Valley Food Bank staff and volunteers are still smiling, with over 7000 smile cookies sold at Merritt’s Tim Hortons in support of the local food bank.