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On special thisSEEKERS:
week COVID-19 numbers Letter to the people
If you are a hard working, customer driven
100% Canadian aa/aaa
person looking for a full-time job opportunity in Interior Health Oct 13 in Lower Nicola PUB OPEN
BarOn Of Beef rOasts
then please submit your resume via email to
23 additional COVID-19 cases were
reported in Interior Health since Friday,
This letter is to the people in Lower
Nicola somewhere on or near Brenton
Wed - Sat 12noon - 10pmm or stop by
Come check us out! bringing the total in IH since the start of Ave. Please stop burning your garbage RESTAURANT 10am-10pm, closed Mon
& drop resume off in person. the pandemic to 582. 30 cases are active in the middle of night. We are up at 3:00
and on isolation. 1 person is in hospital. 7 am for work and almost every night we
cases are linked to an outbreak at Calvary smell the horrible stench of plastic burn-
LIQUOR STORE Daily 9am-11pm
Chapel Kelowna, declared on Sept. 25. ing. We can not leave our windows open
549 new cases across the province for fresh air because the smell comes into SENIORS’ DAY
since Fri. Oct. 9, announced yesterday.
School District 58 issued a statement on
the house. What are you thinking?
The provincial government has a pro-
Thursday 1-7pm
Monday: “a member of the Merritt side of gram called RAPP, in the environmental Food & drink specials
the School District community has tested department and the can issue fines of
2350 Voght St., Merritt • 250 378-2254
positive for COVID-19. They are self-iso- $500 for defiance of environmental re-
lating at home with support from local strictions. Signed, Anonymous
public health teams. We can also confirm
that at this time students were not ex- Community
posed.” Interior Health is contract tracing Bookmobile in Lower Nicola RE-ELECT
in this incident. The TNRL Mobile Library will be in
There’s also word on the street about Lower Nicola beside Shah’s Courtesy
Corner Store this Thursday October 15,
other cases in the community — all to re-
mind everyone to take precautions! 2 pm until 3 pm. Covid-19 social distanc-
ing measures in effect. LIBRARY TAKE-
BC Fall 2020 election — Candidates OUT ONLY. Books on hold are bagged For Fraser-Nicola
Jackie Tegart and ready for pickup. Requests at the
door filled on the spot if available, time  /tegartjackie
What I am hearing from people on the 1-800-567-2257  @tegart_jackie

phones and on the street is that health permitting. FMI  @jackietegartbc

OCP online survey


and safety are uppermost in their minds.

They are concerned about what the econ- An Official Community Plan on-
omy will look like post-COVID. line survey will be available October 16
The BC Liberals have a plan that will through November 9. Go to
stimulate the economy and create jobs. It Merritt Dance Society AGM 2020
You are invited to attend the MDS
will support small businesses which are
the backbone of our communities. Our
plan recognizes the importance of nat-
2020 AGM Sunday, Oct 25, 2pm. Due
to Covid-19 occupancy regulations, at- Bob Dempster
ural resource industries such as forestry tendance can only be via Zoom online.
and mining, and will work hard to to en- Please send an email requesting a zoom 250-378-7169 7 days a week
sure those industries are sustainable. We invite to attend, to Text or Talk 11:00am - 11:00pm
will cut the PST to 0% for one year, leav- Senior Citizens Assoc. AGM
ing more money in your pocket. The Merritt Senior Citizen’s Associa-
Merritt Real Estate Services The future of BC is bright, despite tion will be holding their AGM on Fri- “JUST ASK ANYONE”
COVID19. Vote Tegart on October 24. day, Nov. 13. FMI and to get involved,
FOR RENT Jackie Tegart, BC Liberals please call 250-378-3763.
1 BEDROOM basement suite . . . . . . . . . $900 Membership
2 BEDROOM 6 plex in Lower Nicola Letter to the editor BIGGER is not BETTER for Merritt Drive
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $900 plus hydro Achieving effective community input on the updating of Merritt’s OCP is a diffi-
cult task in these Covid times. But we’re not meeting that challenge. In the two OCP Please contact the food bank for details 250-378-2282
1 BEDROOM in 4plex in Lower Nicola programs that I viewed, (along with only 21 others-- mostly staff, consultants and real- or pm us from our Facebook page: Nicola Valley Food Bank
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $875 including utilities tors) the consultant was very effective in manipulating dialogue to (try to) convince us
that Kelowna should be the model for Merritt’s future. Kelowna! With its several sore
CO-WORKING COMMERCIAL SPACE thumb high rises, and its proliferation of strip malls, and its traffic and paltry down-
$600 INCLUSIVE town. But it does have a great tourism draw: the KVR Rails to Trail; Myra Canyon.
Please feel free to stay in touch as C’mon, Council & Merrittonians, we can do better than that. Just look at what Kelow-
na has done to absolutely despoil their beautiful valley. Far better to use Kamloops as a
inventory may change very quickly. better, nearby model; it has a viable downtown (with the Sahali big boxes up the hill);
3499 Voght St. Merritt it has a few old high rises but a new 4 storey development diversity downtown; it has
lots of parks, trails, and a lovely riverscape; and a solid reputation as the Tournament
(250) 378-1996 direct line to the Capital—we’re the Country Music Capital—and a distinct lack of homelessness down-
Property management department town. But of course, Merritt’s consultant lives in Kelowna, not Kamloops. Go figure.
The consultant was pushing us to accept 12-14 storey buildings in our valley; now-
Call for all your residential or
--and in the next 20 years. Alas, we’ve had zero growth in the last 20 years; yet the
commercial property management needs! current OCP has us ‘growing’ to 15,000 over the next period. Why? Lets get the BC
Gov’t to hold off the OCP updating until a better, more via-

ble, method of community input is achieved. And lets hold
off ‘growing’ high rise development (even six storey sore
A R T S H O W at the
New N I C O L A VA L L E Y A R T S C E N T R E

Art for Jean

OCTOBER 21 - 26,8 2019 - 24, 2020 thumbs) until it is appropriate, if ever, for our Valley. Kiegerl
Communities don’t just happen. They are built. They are supported. They are celebrated.
Community Futures Nicola Valley recognizes the contributions and achievements Small HAPPEN. If persistent flooding of the Nicola (and refusal to address Twin Willows
Businesses which is why we invite you to participate in Small Business Week 2019!
the flooding’s cause), downtown loitering and vagrancy, un-

the Love of It
This is ourin1st
Community Futures Nicola Valley are
and partners BUILT.
are delivering They
free or low are
cost workshops SUPPORTED.
and seminars
Virtual to help maximize your knowledge and to assist in growing your business!
our Community paved streets and lack of sidewalks and bike trails; ‘shelters’
Small Business Week
COMMUNITY BBQ on every corner, severe water rationing, and 12 storey high

2020. DON’T MISS Community Futures Nicola Valley recognizes the contributions and achievements

rises scattered throughout the City are going to be the ac-

Hosted by: Community Futures Nicola Valley Hosted By: Merritt & District Chamber of Commerce
Hosted By: Community Futures Nicola Valley Hot dogs donated by the Humble Hobo & Breathebikes
Faciliated By: Carrie Ware What is the Chamber of Commerce? What are the main

OUT! of Merritt small businesses which is why we invite you to participate in our
To celebrate Small Business Week, Community Futures objectives of the Chamber of Commerce? What are the
Carrie Ware from Carrie Ware & Company Inc, will be Nicola Valley invites you to attend our Community

cepted norm for our lovely City; then count me out.

benefits to join the Chamber of Commerce? The answer
Twin Jean
answering all your questions regarding the financial side BBQ. Hot dogs will be provided by Tina Barlow from the to these and more questions, The Merritt and District

of a business structure. She will be talking about the Humble Hobo and some vegan options will be provided Chamber of Commerce invites you to attend their Open

Willows Kiegerl
advantages and disadvantages of sole proprietorship, by BreatheBikes, we’d like to thank Tina and Travis for House. Come and meet some of our newest Board

Within 1 block of ‘downtown’ there are mainly one sto-

partnership and incorporation because each business generously donating the food and supplies! Community Members. Light refreshments will be served.
form comes with different tax consequences, and you Futures will match all donations and the proceeds will go


will want to make sure to choose the structure that most towards supporting a local non-profit organization. Join us on Friday, October 25, 2019 from 11:30 am-1:30
closely matches your business’s needs. pm in the Community Room – City Hall, 2185 Voght St.,
rey single family homes now. So, lets encourage develop-
Join us on Wednesday, October 23, 2019 at 11:00 am- Merritt

Monday October 21, 2019 at 6pm to 8pm in the

Hosted by: Community Futures Nicola Valley

1:30 pm at Community Futures Parking Lot – 2185B Voght
Community Room – City Hall, 2185 Voght St., Merritt

ment of appropriately-sized (ie 3 storey) buildings down-

Hosted By: Community Futures Nicola Valley
Hosted by: Community Futures Nicola Valley
INTERNATIONAL GROWTH - WEBINAR Facilitated by: Kamloops Innovation
Faciliated By: All Nations Trust

Facilitated by: Mike Fairfield from Merritt Marketing Group Social media’s role in business success is critical. Social media
Hosted By: Small Business BC Hosted by: Community Futures Nicola Valley Would you like to know what Grants are available

town in the near future; not 6 to 12 storey blights on our

Faciliated By: Allison Boulton
Facilitated By: Judi Head, Canada Revenue Agency through All Nations Trust? This workshop will provide
information on support for funding and financing small

and Steven Bauwens.

If you are looking to expand your sales outside of Canada,
there are government programs available to help marketing can help achieve increase in website traffic, build
If you have tax-related questions, here is your chance
to get them answered! Our information session held by
business and community business projects. We’ll review
eligibility requirements, eligible project expenses and

lovely valley landscape. Let’s proceed with the KVR Rail

you. This webinar will explore cost-shared programs for

The explosion of e-commerce during the pandemic has the conversations, brand awareness, brand identity and more.
a CRA professional will help you learn about: Business activities, business planning, and financing examples will
attending trade events, establishing new research and tax deductions; Common tax errors; Helpful tools and be provided.
development collaborations with foreign partners, and services offered by the CRA; General bookkeeping

potential to restructure the Canadian retail industry. This ses- Join us on Wed Oct 21, 2020 at 6pm via zoom
conducting market research to find new international concepts and best practices; and How to request an in- Join us on Friday, October 25, 2019 at 6:00 pm in the

Trail to Spences Bridge, and strengthen Nicola Valley Tour-

customers for your products or services. person visit from a CRA Liasion Officer. Community Room-City Hall at 2185 Voght Street.

sion will provide an introduction to the e-commerce world.

Join us on Tuesday October 22, 2019 at 9:30am in the


Community Room-City Hall at 2185 Voght Street. Join us on Wednesday, October 23, 2019 at 6:00 pm at
Community Room – City Hall, 2185 Voght St., Merritt FOUNDATIONS OF SERVICE QUALITY

Join us on Mon Oct 19, 2020 at 6pm via zoom ism’s efforts to bring more vibrant diversity to Merritt. And
Hosted By: Community Futures Nicola Valley
Hosted By: Collaborate + Grow
Faciliated By: Janice Otremba
Hosted by: Community Futures Nicola Valley
Hosted By: Community Futures Nicola Valley
Faciliated By: Gold Country.
Every year, CFNV hosts a Business after Business because
lets get our water supply and delivery system resolved so
SuperHost® Foundations of Service Quality™ is a


Go beyond an elevator pitch and deliver an elevaTOUR!
We are seeking smart, savvy, entrepreneurs and business
Community Futures Nicola Valley invites you to attend
our business after business. It is the best way to make
comprehensive, practical introduction to the principles
of providing a quality service experience. This course will
Ne w g a l l er y !
people who love what they do and want to get even
Hosted By: Community Futures Nicola Valley we believe it is the best way to make
connections within the Merritt Business community. Bring
within the
that profligate users pay more; and the rest of us pay less.
better at telling others about it. your business cards and be ready to network with the
local stakeholders. Appetizers and refreshments will be Customer service, communication and teamwork skills –
Join us on Tuesday October 22, 2019 at 11:30 am at

Facilitated by: The City of Merritt

Brambles Bakery & Cafe - 2151 Quilchena Avenue
Merritt Business community. some of the key 21st century skills. Relationships between
service quality, customer experience, and business
The artists will be at work in our Gallery during the month
Join us on Thurs Oct 22, 2020 at 6pm via zoom Lets get better, before we grow.
Join us on Thursday, October 24, 2019 from 5:30-8:00 pm objectives. The importance of front-line employees in

Recent changes to the business licence process, inter-com-

October 15 - November 14, 2020
in the Community Room – City Hall, 2185 Voght St., Merritt service sector businesses. Expectations from the point
THE LEGAL SIDE OF A BUSINESS STRUCTURE of view of customers, employers, and employees.
Communication etiquette and best practices. Service


munity business licence program, zoning bylaws, opportunity
If you want positive, appropriate, change, make your
Hosted By: Community Futures Nicola Valley
recovery techniques. Metrics used to assess customer
Faciliated By: Una Gabie, Touchstone Law
experience and service quality.

to ask questions.
Una Gabie, BA, LLB from Touchstone Law Group LLP
Hosted by: Community Futures Nicola Valley Join us on Saturday, October 26, 2019 from 9:00 am-
New Location: 2051 Voght St
opinion heard now on the OCP; or we’ll end up like the
in Kelowna will be able to answer all your questions
4:00 pm in the Community Room-City Hall at 2185 Voght
regarding your business structure and will be talking

Join us on Tues Oct 20, 2020 at 6pm via zoom Facilitated by: Mike Fairfield from Merritt Marketing Group

New hours: Wednesday - Saturday 12-6pm

about the advantages and disadvantages of sole
proprietorship, partnership and incorporation.

and Steven Bauwens. The continuation of the Introduction to consultant’s Kelowna! Let’s get BETTER, BEFORE we get
Join us on Tuesday October 22, 2019 at 6:00 pm in the
Community Room-City Hall at 2185 Voght Street.

the E-commerce world. Choose the right merchant solutions, Sunday 12-4pm
IN PARTNERSHIP market your site, next steps after you start selling online? BIGGER! — Darch Oborne, Merritt
Nicola Valley
WITH Join us on Fri Oct 23, 2020 at 6pm via zoom Community Arts
CFNV and partners are delivering these free zoom webinars “Hey officer, how did the hackers escape?” “No idea, they just Council

in our community to help you learn & grow your business. ransomware!”
Unfamiliar with Zoom? Get assistance in advance if needed.
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“I realized today is Wednesday.”

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09 FORD F-150 4x4 parting out, 56k, KING size matt w/ box spring $335obo

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motor gone, many other prts avail 778- Hide-a-bed couch, green, gently used/
BAILLIE HOUSE Flea market. Daily
10am-12pm & 2-4pm.
653-9295 very gd cond. $235obo 378-6915 ICBC Claims
07 DODGE Caliber $2000 378-2275 DINING ROOM table well-built 6’x42”
personal TRUCK canopy $100obo.  Fits full size $20 378-2889 •Commercial •Residential
pickup with a 6’ 6” truck bed. 936-8484 LEATHER sofa $100. Wing chair and
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FOUND: GMC/fob/key with notch, and
others, in Sept., Garcia St. Last chance. after 5pm. matching ottoman $50. Call/text 250- •Automotive •Industrial 16” DODGE rims, 5 bolt, $100 378-2410 295-5519
Printing & Engraving (250)378-6808
LOST: A crib was placed in the back of TRANSFER case for 97-00 $200. 280-7499 LAZYBOY chair. 4-drwr chest 378-3663 2663 Granite Ave. (next to Fountain Tire)
1951 Garcia St., Merritt, BC the wrong black truck, Thursday 10/08.
Catherine 315-7600
04 PONTIAC Bonneville. 1 owner since 3-PC round glass coff. table $150. 3-pc
leather sofa $850. 2 qu sz beds w/ 2 night
2005. 3.8L V6, low mileage +/- 165K.
ANYONE INTERESTED in trying Exc run. cond. Normal minor rust spots tbl & 2 drssrs w/ mirr. $750. 378-4586
metal detecting? Have a spare detector & and plastic dings. Will require rear breaksSTEREO am/fm w/ artif. f/p, record
tools for use. Gd exercise for a retired per- & shocks in the near future 4/6 mos? Sell- player $100obo. Dining set, china cabi-
WANTED: son. 936-9356 Will teach, ask for Hank ing because we decided it was time for net 64x78 w/ 6 chairs $400. Dining set 4
FOUND: 2 children’s books, at the inter- an SUV. 8 rims & tires in gd cond. Drive chairs $75. Double bed w/ 2 dresser & 2 D OV
Qualified ROOFER section of Coutlee & Garcia (near Phar-
masave) – call 250-315-7048 to claim
anywhere. $2,300 firm 250-639-0898
ONE 205/60rx15 new summer tire. Joe
night tables $350. 378-4586
SINGLE matt. & box spring $25. 2 steel
FOUND: ladies digital watch, call to ID 378-2676 patio chairs $100 w/ brand new cush-


378-6808 ONE 235/55r17 Yokohama summer tire, ions 378-4619
Local Condo complex- 8 units WTD: professional roofer 280-5020
FREE: One Health Care Aid/Electri-
lk nw $75 (was $175 new) 378-6217
08 DODGE 2500, 6.7 eng. Bulley Dog
FREE wooden bed frame w/ headboard
& footboard, suit. for a twin extra long
mattress or futon mattress. 378-9663
Requires roofer to repair and replace cians/Civil/Beautician/security and more trans. blt for pwr $12,500obo 280-1250
MOTORIZED medical bed $450 378-5140
Roof Shingles
courses for First Nations at Stratford
Career Institute by correspondence -
for sale - pets / livestock
SOLID oak dbl pedestal diningrm table – SEEING LOCAL BEAUTY
sponsored by Road Runner Motel. Sta- MORE BABY TURKEY chicks for w/ leaves 7‘ lng; 5’ w/o leaves. exc. cond.
tus card required. Also healp with high sale. Eight heritage breed Bourbon Reds. 6 cust.-built hi-backed oak roller chairs,
school completion FMI 250-378-4201 $20obo. Joanne 936-8726 some repair needed. Offrs Ava 378-5153
See something eye-catching? Sketch it!
RESP. young senior lady for house sit- BIRKSHIRE pigs $200 936-8368, 778- PINE country cabinet 4 door, 36”w,
Call John 250-378-6138 ting. Pets are ok. Exc. refs. Txt 315-9000 661-0344 64”h, 22”d $200 obo. Queen size bed
WANTED: stereo technician to install 3-YEAR old female rabbit & cage, litter chesterfield, blue & white stripe,  Ikea A FREE program, easy to do with COVID-19 precautions.
stereo, must be efficient 280-0543 trained, looking for gd home 315-3643 $150 obo 378-6787 Share your sketch impressions of interesting, local, natural
I COLLECT pop bottles & cans, if you call/text for sale - electronics/software and cultural sights. Enter your best sketches in the draw
have empties to get rid of, 250-525-0471 BLACK male 3-mos old kitten to gd
Complete renovation services LOST: bag of assorted wrenches. Re-
ward offered. Mess. 378-6285, 378-6654
home 778-207-0334 42” TV Hitachi w/ stand $100obo. Fax/
1 BUDGIE, young healthy, beautiful, copier/scanner $50obo. 378-4586
for gift certificates, supporting local business.

Local contractor/carpenter available for any services easy to train. Looking for new home $50 SHAW cable box w/ movie recorder.ask-
250-320-2054 ing $100. Lk new. Can be registered to
renovation work you need done: PIANO LESSONS/ violin lessons $20 per 6-WK OLD kittens, free to gd homes new owner. 280-0569 The how-to-sketch video and more information:
half hour.  Music Maestro Club also avail. 280-0857 TELUS Satellite Dish & 2 receivers: 1 is
Flooring Kitchen Doors for ages 8-12. Cecilia phone/text 315-0022 GUINEA PIG cage & hamster cage. mdl 6131 HDTV Dolby Digital, 1 is  mdl
Drywall & cabinets Trim work EXPER’D dog sitter avail. w/ lrge, fncd 50-gal. Tank with bearded dragon in it 9241 HDTV DOLBY Digital. $100 378-
yard and lots of TLC. Text 604-817-8670 280-9433 5004, 604-704-4445 Register online for a free sketchbook and share
painting Bathroom Bathroom & PAINTING SERVICES, drywall repair, 5-GAL aquariumw/ pump & access $60 LAPTOP. LG subwoofer. Bell HD re- your work with the community
interior and exterior painting, 315-5194 250-641-7241 ceiver 778-639-0052
Windows fixtures kitchen tile DR1VEWAY ASHPHALT paving, low 26” ENGLISH girth for mini/pony, CANNON printer IPF610 w/ spare 24”
pricing now! Spring & summer. 315- $30 Mini headstall with snaffle, $50. photo paper, nds nw cartridge, offers
All work guaranteed, reasonable rates, reliable 6105 for free driveway quote Draft-size English saddle w/ stirrups & 378-6272
References available upon request HOUSEKEEPING 378-4022 leathers, $250, and nw bridle w/ snaffle LIKE NEW Panasonic answering ma-
WTD: reliable lawn maintenance, must & plaited reins, $150. Nylon horse hal- chine with bluetooth, includes 5 handsets
Text/call Ken 250-315-6105 have ride-on mower & weekwacker for ters, $10 ea. Lrge, sturdy dog harness, with a belt clips. batteries are excellent
condition. $70obo 378-5004
a lrgr site 1-800-361-8111, 378-6331 w/ $20 378-2410 exper. & refs. AWESOME CKC black lab for stud TECHNICS electric keyboard -$200
PAINTING, fencing, roofing, looking 378-5038 - paid $5,000 originally - for more info
for jobs 450-231-1611 call 525-1166
for sale - miscellaneous
DRYWALL, textured ceiling, painting. for sale - recreational
Call Jeff (250)378-3709, (250)315-2066 HAVE 10’X15’ LOCKER of household
ORIG. 1960s 5-spd bike w/ whitewall
New Mon, Wed, Fri 8:30-11:00am CERTIFIED TREE FALLER, w/ wd furniture. What am I offered,
chipper, sml truck & trailer, will do resi- individual pieces 315-4566
or will sell
tires, chrome wheels recently serviced,
Hours Merritt Civic Center dential, fruit trees, etc. 378-6431 HIGH-QUAL. Area rug 8’x11’, from ready to ride. $200 378-3721
EXERCISE bike $40. 378-2889
EAGER, RELIABLE man w/ 4x4 truck pet-free house 378-3721 HEALTH RIDER bike H20x, lk nw
& trailer, avail. Dump runs, deliveries, FOOZBALL table $150. Comp. desk 378-0423
FMI  call Gary 250-280-0105 or Ayton  250-378-5691 plywood, sand, gravel, appl., housewares $40. New pr women’ cowboy boots sz 8
$50. 2 sets golf clubs $25 ea. 378-6915 BRAKE control for trlr or rv $75. Golf SPACE FOR YOUR AD
Greg 315-7525, (250)320-2054 Fast,
FREE iris tubulars. Jo 315-4511 U dig cart Bag Boy exc cond $50 378-8140
courteous service
WOODY’S TREE services, pruning, re- WOOL & multicolor looms. Bernat REMINGTON camo winter suit: jckt TEL 378-5717 - FAX 378-4700
moval, hedges, anything to do with trees Baby Blanket Wool (6) 10.5 oz diff. col- 2xl, pnts xl, used 2x $150 378-4904
315-8087 ors $5ea. Bernat Happy wool (1) $2. 1 JIFFY ice auger, rns gd $225obo 378-4904 MARKET@UNISERVE.COM
GRANNY’S House Quilting & Retreat Offray tulle blue $2. 1 set of (5) knitting 18 FT custom Canoe w/ custom HD trail-
has fabric and sewing notions. 378-3734 looms $12. 1 set # 10 knitting needle $2. er looks attractive one of a kind, good
1 set crochet needles $4. 250-572-3329 for hunters etc. $3000, would accept 12
employment opportunity
GETTING MARRIED here is the ft aluminum as part trade. Harvey 250-
List your garage sale &/or get our listing mail-out ATTENTION JOB SEEKERS: If you perfect gift: 12 place settings of Royal 319-2101
Email: are a hard working, customer driven per- Albert ‘Moonlight Rose’ w/ 5 serving PORT. ice fishing fire pits, no mess on
son looking for a f-t job opportunity then dishes, coffee & tea pots, cream & sugar ice $50 378-4904
please submit your resume via email to used 6x, all in china cabinet $1800obo 77 CAMPER 8ft.6in. Fridge stove fur- or 315-9461 nace bed $1000 315-7669
stop by & drop resume off in person. PARACORD bracelets, keychain, lan- REM 1100 12 ga. trap & skeet shotgun,

gift certificate
LOCAL RANCH looking for p-t sea- yards etc. All handmade in Merritt. 280- 2 barrels both w/ muzzle brks & choke
sonal irrigator til end oct. Pat 315-5535 4004 or instagram at grewolf _designs tubes, ammo $900obo 378-4904
childcare TALL indoor hibiscus tree $75. Tall DOWNSIZING: 35.5’ triple slide 5th
AVAILABLE for childcare $20/hr 378- fiddleaf fig plant $75. Bird of paradise Wheel, wntr pkg, heated tanks, full skirt-
2254, rm 208 plant $75. Call/text 250-295-5519 ing, f/p, office desk, king bed, n/s, clean,
BABYSITTING COURSE certified 2 BAGS Extra Foods composted manure well maintained, never been a snow bird
babysitting services avail. evenings & $2.50 ea. Or both for $5 250-572-3329 RV, only serious buyers please 315-9439
wkends. Genuine, attentive, caring, help- LEAN GROUND BEEF- ranch raised - GEN. or power plant lk brnd nw/used
ful, hardworking. Plenty of experience 1 lb pouch - 20 lb minimum - $3.50 /lb. camping 2hrs max. Champion model
with babies. Electra 280-3237, 378-7820 3500 /3000  wrks exc, could power home
for sale - appliances 10 FT. satellite dish, dismantled and or cottage on continual basis. pd $695 at
ready for hauling, excellent for advertis- Can. Tire 4 yrs ago sell $300. 604-256-
FILTER QUEEN home mini home filter ing or paint a mural on it. Good for ranch 6794, 525-2024 or
w/ 1 spare filter $75 378-0423 advertising. 250. 250-319-2101 PADDLE BOY by Seattle Sports, all-terr.
FREE barbecue. 378-9663 FREE: 3 interior doors 30”, two 32”. 1 Centre cart, w/ assembly instructions $60

(250) 378-5575
DANBY port. washing mach. DWM- exterior door, metal w/ glass 32” 315-5018 315-1648

17WBB, 35”hx21” w, offers 378-3781 LARGE Russian red garlic $10/lb 280- BAG BOY golf cart exc cond. $60 378-8140
RCA 3.5 cu ft bar fridge, nw cond 378-5968 1251, 2509 Aberdeen Rd
2052B Quilchena Ave. 250-378-5575
2 FOLDING 2-whl bicycles, $100 each,
NW Microwave. Toaster oven. Noma LT WT wheelchair suit for young adult/ immaculate cond. 280-0543
oil filled heater. Heat dish. Fan child $25. Old-style walker $10. Bath KENDA Kwick seal  bicycle  20” tube 
bench, nr new $15. Hospital bed, adjust- $5 378-6027
NUTRI-BULLET Max, new. 378-5968 able, gd cond $300 378-7595 CANOE paddles.  Varnished wood, lk
for sale - automotive JANOME sewing mach. $1000 378-2275 nw.  $53.98 plus taxes @ Cdn Tire.  Sell
FREE pallets at Napa Auto Parts, at the for $30  936-8484 after 5pm
BURGUNDY hard cover 2010 Ford F150 back 2114 Nicola Ave. Pls take them BASKETBALL stand w/ hoop in exc
This certificate entitles
6.5’ bx, nw $1900, sell $760 378-4572
2X- REAL walnut wood blinds cond. 280-9433
10 CHEV Impala, 127000km, good con- 42”x64”  long. Still in the boxes., wrong 18’ RED fiberglass cargo  canoe, 17”
dition, auto. $3900 msg 315-7438 size, pd $90 each, offers. 378-6272 deep, 4’ across, 3 seats will handle a
02 HONDA Civic 378-4534 FREE TO A VERY GOOD HOME: moose, on built H/D trlr on nw tires. Be-
12V 100,000 candle power Lucas driving beautiful, upright, solid walnut Heinz- low market $3000. Buyer will receive a
light w/ spare bulb $15 378-0423 man piano, 1908, beautiful sound & free kicker motor. Valerie 778-220-1399
00 DODGE van $600, need to sell asap beautiful pce of furniture 778-865-4105 for sale - tools/equipment
280-4279 WESLO Cadence G 3.9 treadmill $449
DEWALT elect. 3/8” drill hardly used.
To recieve
07 MERCEDES 350ML, wht/beige in- from Can. Tire 250-641-7241
terior, snow tires w/ rims, v6 auto, offers. 3 WIND vent whirligigs $30ea. 3x50 ft Mikita 7.25” elect. circular saw, hardly
378-7995 used $75 378-3721
of white vinyl fencing $50. 3 camping
87 CHRYSLER 5th Ave., gd shape.  chairs, new in bags for $10ea 280-0569 INDOOR Infrared Heater with remote &
$1000. as is, to view 315-9235 instructions $25 280-0779
WINDOW sealed unit side slider
4 YOKOHAMA ice guard snow tires. 36”X48” $100. 378-6027 709 BACKHOE attach. for Bobcat. must
Exc cond. 245/45R 17.  $350 315-0003 MEN’S silver ring sz 8.5 $150obo. sell. 2 buckets, barely used though signif- ROAD-WRTHY util. trlr for dumps for rent
93 Z71 pick up 4wd for parts 378-2577, Women’s 4-pc puzzle ring, silver $100, icant surface rust. Orig. user banged it up runs 378-0993, text 604-302-6232
315-9597 a few times & decided to sell (cosmetic PARTING OUT your old RV? need 2 SUITES becoming available @
sz 6 315-5254
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damage will not affect operation). Current the door to a Dometic Refrigerator Double D, Nov 1 Manager 936-8474
CANOPY for 8’ box, 8’long x 73” wide OLD WALKING plow, restored John owner used it occasionally w/o any prob-
fits Dodge or Ford, mint cond. new Deere $300obo 378-4904 Model RM2804. Call: 250-315-0133 RM for rent, refs a must 315-3290
lems. All orig. hoses & fittings still in place, SML amount of turbine oil 315-1447 1-BDRM for one n/s adult only, n/p,
shocks on bck wndw $200, gd for hunt- FREE: 48”x 78” 2-piece Glass sliding gears & cylinders in pristine cond. due to
ing, etc. JR 936-8474 WTD TO RNT: NVIT student needs n/s  Heat and cable incl.  Ref’s req’d. 
Closet door, one piece lk nw, other has a vry limited use. Bucket seat nds some wrk, $675/mo. 378-2954
FORD 5.8 motor, auto trans & aux from cracked glass, c/w track & all hardware. easy to fix. Pd $3500 US$. Ben 378-0500 rntl in Merritt. Jerry 250-392-9052
94 F150, all gd cond., offrs 378-4904 378-5004, 2202 Garcia St FRIDGE w/ ice/water 378-7412 CLAPPERTON MANOR 2-bdrm
08 FORD Focus 5spd man. trans. fwd LOT OF LUSH bath products, powder 20X24 hvy gauge green tarp w/ grom- NEED PLACE to put small trailer apt $1000 incl ht/hot water/ free
4-dr pwr wndws, a/c, vry good summer & perfume, $70. Capezio MJ tap shoes mets, lk nw $500. 20x25 used green tarp up to 20’, ie. driveway, back yard, laundry in bsmt. Mike n/p 315-9097
tires c/w 4 near new studded winter tires as new, size 8.5/9,  $35. Fitbit Alta HR, $200. 280-0569 for approx. 6 months, can pay small 3-BDRM, n/p, n/s, Oct 15 778-639-0244
on rims all scheduled maint., 1 owner, NIB, $105. 378-2410 HVY duty Campbell Hausfeld pneumat- rental. Herman 604-825-2677 ROOM for rnt, kitch. priv., lndry/
runs exc., cln 204k kms $4500 378-1595 PLUSH beige area rug w/ sml dusty rose/ ic nailer/stapler. barely used. mint cond. WANTED TO BUY: small older wifi, n/s, n/drugs 315-5951, 315-5767
TIRES: 265/70R16 Michelin radial blue flwrs (94Lx63W) $75, grt shape. Free 1-1/4” brad nailer; 2-1/2” finish nailer; travel trailer, any condition. Get rid 3-BDRM house, upstairs, Sept 15
m&s 315-5115 brown bookcase. Txt 604-817-8670 Narrow crown stapler; Framing nailer. of that eyesore in your back yard $1500, sml pets ok, nr Cntrl School.
14 JEEP Patriot, auto.,4cyl, front wheel NIGHTHAWK wheelchair $50 378-5038 Ben 378-0500 778-661-0927, cell 520-820-5777 3-bdrm duplex, Sept 15 $1500, sml
drive, loaded, leather, sunroof,etc. Black NEW carpets/rugs. Many household WD stove CSA appr’d $300 315-8087 pets ok, nr Menzies St. 525-0240
for sale house/property 1-BDRM bsmt ste, shared kitch./
w/black interior 109700 km. Awesome items 778-639-0052 INBOX Fuel tank, L shaped 125 Gal-475
cond. $9850. 250-378-3919 HOUSE FOR SALE: 3-bdrm up- bth,, util/cbl incl 778-869-3141
SML Folding mesh playpen with sun liter cap. 12V pump and filter & hose.
NOKIAN 235/55 R17 M+S tires for cover, new $25 378-6272 $400obo, 378-4195 stairs 2-bth, 3 bdrm downstairs 2-bth WTD: 2-bdrm, cat friendly rental
sale. 280-1324 $575,000obo 378-4586 for Sept.
BLOW OUT on take home wine making KUBOTA tractor w/ tiller 280-9433 2-BDRM hse 1 blck dwntwn. 3-
84 CHEV short bus 427 motor, auto, kits. $20/ $30 each. Come take a look.  BELL & GOSSETT 1/4 hp 115 volt air TOP QUALITY Moduline modular
prop. 2 tanks. new rims/tires & more, runs 2865C Pooley Ave 250-378-6622 compressor, $70. for tires, tools, paint home in exc cond. 2008, 2x6 walls, bdrm dplx nr Bob’s 525-0240
Wd stove, bunk & cupboards, runs great thermal windows, super nice! To 3-BDRM house upstairs, nr Cntrl
$13,000 firm ser. inq. only 378-9645 GRANNY’S House Quilting & Retreat etc. 280-0569 view 315-6105 School, immed. $1500 525-0240
has fabric and sewing notions. Nw fabric NW 30-lb sledge hammer $35 Joe 378-2676
89 TOYOTA tercel hatchback exc rn coni, from Katja’s Quilt Shoppe 378-3734 SKIL  8” drill press  $125. Meddings drill DBL LOT Collettville Not in subdi- RM to rnt, shared, everything incl.
4 nw tires, 4 snow tires, $1200 378-8272 vision. Prop. Guys #10822 280-1017 some meals 280-2211 must like cats
UNPASTEURIZED raw honey: $40 for press $150. Craftsman 9” bandsaw  $100.
08 HONDA Ridgeline, v6, p/w, p/l, back- 8 cups, $20 for 4 cups, $10 for 2 cups, $5 Delta 2000 16” scroll saw $100. Crafts- YOU NEED A HOME? Manufac- 2-BDRM bsmt 315-5592, 315-2366,
up camera, CD player/radio, rem. start, for 1 cup. Locally grown organic garlic, man 42” belt & 8” sander/grinder $150. tured home, 2 bdrm, 1 bath, Call to nr Save On Foods, Central Schl
under 105k, $10,500. 315-5018 $10/lb. 378-4947 Guest 50 amp marine battery charger view 1-800-361-8111, 315-1000 3-BDRM hse upstairs, 2 bths, lvn-
07 FORD Taurus, fully loaded, low km, $250. 250-378-6787   view with a mask on www.buyandsellmobilehomes. com grm, diningrm, 525-0240, 315-2345
936-8297 for sale - furniture TO BE MOVED: small 10x40 1986 ROOMMATE WTD: Wrkng male
wanted/wanted to buy
CAR TOP pod. fits roof racks.Pix avail. SOLID OAK chair, stylish & comfort- mbl home, 2 bdrms, gas htr, w/d, f/s. in 3 bdrm mbl home, nice priv. yrd,
$150. 378-1932, 250-999-0938 able $75 378-3721 FIR FIREWOOD 378-4301 1986 CSA approved $2000 315-7611 $600 util incl. text 280-9799