Friday, November 21, 2014

The Masons' Hall is finally getting repaired after the fire in the building next door this past summer

The Masons’ Hall is finally getting repaired after the fire in the building next door this past summer

Visitor Info Ctres under review for closure. The BC government is reviewing operations at 5 major visitor centres throughout the province — including the one in Merritt, at the junction of the Coquihalla & Okanagan Connector.

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Wednesday, November 19, 2013

downtown-spirit square Silent Party – Shut up and meditate. Merritt Live Theatre presents this 1-woman show by Devon More, at the Culture Club, Nov 21 & 22, 7pm. Tickets $15ea, available at Black’s & Brambles. Check her out at facebook.com/moredevon

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Monday, November 17, 2014

Dark comes early, with a little more than one month before winter solstice & the days start lengthening again...

Quilchena Ave., 5pm. Dark comes early, with a little more than one month before winter solstice & the days start lengthening again…

NV Better Breathers. Registered dietician Jill Starrs will speak on controlling diet when dealing with chronic disease (high blood pressure, heart/lung function, diabetes), on Wed. Nov 19, 1:30-2:30pm at Trinity United Church hall. Everyone welcome. FMI 378-6266.

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Saturday, November 15, 2014 ELECTION DAY

UNOFFICIAL RESULTS FOR OUR MUNICIPAL ELECTION

MAYOR:  Neil Menard 994, Susan Roline 522, Mike Jolly 297

COUNCILLORS: Kurt Christopherson 1336, Dave Baker 1241, Mike Goetz 1120, Diana Norgaard 1116,  Linda Brown 1099, Ginny Prowal 824, Bruce McMurchy 765, Harry Kroeker 732

SCHOOL TRUSTEES: Tim Kroeker 1212, Gordon Swan 988, Brian Jepsen 834, Everett Hoisington 732, Joyce Perrie 604

Friday, November 14, 2014

Pre-deep freeze November rose!

Pre-deep freeze November rose!

General election tomorrow! General voting day is open to qualified electors of the City of Merritt on Saturday, November 15, between 8am & 8pm at the Civic Centre, 1950 Mamette Ave.

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Wednesday, November 12, 2014

The Merritt Cenotaph, Tuesday, once the crowds cleared after the laying of the wreaths.

The Merritt Cenotaph, Tuesday, once the crowds cleared after the laying of the wreaths.

Extreme weather response shelter open. And with the sudden advent of winter, Merritt’s extreme weather response shelter has opened. The Nicola Valley Shelter and Support Society operates the shelter at 1937A Quilchena Ave., the same location as last year. It is open to anyone who needs a warm place to spend the night.

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Monday, November 10, 2014

sq remembrance display Blacks Pharmacy copyRemembrance Day ceremony. The Legion’s Remembrance Day ceremony will take place on Tues., Nov. 11, starting at  10.15am at the Civic Center, then at 10.50am, the march out to the Cenotaph, 11am Last Post, 11.02am Revellie, 11.05am Pipers Lament, 11.10  begin the laying of wreaths, and 11.30am the march to RCL 96. This year, they will have 2 or 3 presenters at a time to lay wreaths, to shorten the time in the cold weather.

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