Merritt, BC

The hedge at Tradewinds Terrace is flowering!

The BC Electoral Boundaries Commission has been looking at population levels & how best to re-align the boundaries of the electoral zones. Yesterday, they outlined their preliminary report, with 87 electoral areas (up from the current 85).

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Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Merritt, BC

‘Friends of the Nicola Valley’ song written and sung by John Flottvik. In a day, the video has gotten 1,288 Views. Video: Denise Lafferty, Facebook

FANTASTIC Book Sale  …this Saturday, all day at the Legion Hall,  also a bake sale. Come out and support our local Royal Canadian Legion.

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Monday, March 23, 2015

Merritt, BC

The Nicola Chiefs stand together, Thursday, at press statement expressing disappointment in the Minister of Environment. From left: Harvey McLeod, Percy Joe, Marcel Shackelly and Aaron Sam. Photo: Janice Antoine, facebook

Quote of the week: “Minister Polak has no politicial will to make any changes to the broken legislation, the fact that MOE is our enemy is now very concerning and will not be tolerated. This Ministry needs change, it is there to PROTECT the people not to pad the pockets of the elite private sector that manage to get these lucrative sewage sludge contracts.” —Friends of the Nicola Valley

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Friday, March 20, 2015

Merritt, BC

The equipment is amassed at the edge of Voght Park, but so far, only fluorescent orange paint around some sewer drains… Construction at Main St. & Coldwater Ave. is scheduled to last 4 months.

Boom Booms at the Culture Club. 2058 Granite this evening, doors 7pm, show 8pm. Tickets $20 available at Brambles Bakery, Blacks Pharmacy and the Nicola Valley Medical Centre.

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Wednesday, March 18, 2015

Millie Mitchell, activist to the end!

Millie Mitchell, activist to the end!

NV Museum Archives AGM. James Teit. Lynne Jorgesen, Cultural Heritage Resources Manager for the Upper Nicola Band, will be making a presentation about James Alexander Teit to the Annual General Meeting of the Nicola Valley Museum Archives Assoc. at 7pm, tomorrow, Thursday, March 19, at the Seniors Centre adjacent to the Museum, 1675 Tutill Court. Everyone is welcome, FMI contact the Museum, 378-4145.

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Monday, March 16, 2015

Merritt, BC: Tumbleweed  Town

Merritt, BC: Tumbleweed Town

St. Patrick’s Day luncheon. The Catholic Women’s League will hold its annual St Patrick’s Day luncheon on Tues., March 17, 11am-2pm at Catholic Church Hall. Delicious luncheon, reasonably priced, everyone welcome.

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Friday, March 13, 2015

New signage at the recycling depot reminds us what can go in the bins. (And no, no styrofoam, drywall, furniture, and such…!)

Dance To The Rhythm Of My Heart .The Love to Dance Academy invites you to join them at the 2015 Dance Art Award ceremony on this afternoon, at 5:30pm in the Courthouse Art Gallery, 1840 Nicola Ave. This event is in collaboration with the NV Community Arts Council. The purpose of competition is to raise dance awareness and awareness of job opportunities for artists in the world of dance. Light refreshments will be served.

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