Merritt Bc

B.C. Outdoorsmen Risk Criminal Record To Keep Lakes Public

CBC | Posted 11.21.2014 | Canada British Columbia

A group of local outdoorsmen east of Merritt, B.C. say they're being threatened with criminal charges and accuse the RCMP of taking sides in a d...

Why B.C.'s Murky Political Lobbying Industry Is So Troubling

Dermod Travis | Posted 08.19.2014 | Canada British Columbia
Dermod Travis

The intertwining of lobbyists with a political party's fundraising apparatus is worrisome, because ultimately both sides risk developing a dependency on keeping the other happy and the money flowing. It rarely ends well.

Killed Miner's Daughters Speak Out

CP | Keven Drews, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - The daughter of a miner who drowned in an industrial accident says she won't give up her fight for justice, even though prosecutors have d...

No Charges In Merritt Mine Accident

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VICTORIA - British Columbia's Criminal Justice Branch says it will not approve charges against the operators of a mine where an employee drowned more ...

Teens Missing Near Nicola Lake

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.22.2013 | Canada British Columbia

MERRITT, B.C. - Two teenagers from Langley, B.C., are missing in the southern Interior and their half-submerged canoe has been found in Nicola Lake, j...

Cougars And Bobcats In Merritt, Oh My!

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.18.2013 | Canada British Columbia

MERRITT, B.C. - Residents of Merritt, B.C., are being warned about an unusually high number of cougar and bobcat sightings around their city, about 35...

Job Losses Hit Merritt, B.C. Hard

CBC | Posted 01.24.2013 | Canada British Columbia

The recent loss of about 85 resource jobs in Merritt, B.C., has some in the Interior city worried about its future — but the mayor is confident the ...

B.C. Mom Struggles To Prove She Actually Had Baby

CBC | Posted 06.13.2012 | Canada

A B.C. mother who gave birth to her son at home with some family members present, but with no doctor or midwife, has found it difficult t...

RCMP Officer Accused Of Stealing Cocaine From BC Drug Exhibit

CBC | Posted 03.12.2012 | Canada

An RCMP officer in B.C. with more than 18 years in the force has been charged with theft for allegedly taking cocaine from a drug exhibit...