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midweek edition march 12, 2014 #2556

News, opinion, community events & classifieds since 1996! Box 2199 Merritt, BC V1K 1B8
T (250)378-5717
(250) 378-6655

2151 Quilchena ave.

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Spring clean-up
Dump runs
Yard clean-ups
Half-ton truck
Reasonable rates

From concrete and gravel

to rebar and concrete forms.
We have what you will need.
So bring in your plans
for a free estimate.
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Each evening, 4:30pm-8pm

20% off our buffet
for seniors

Tro p i c o S p i c e
Re s t a u ra n t
Tel (250)378-8283 1953 Nicola ave.

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nv community arts council & love to dance academy

Into My

Juried show

March 6 -29, 2014

special presentation & reception

March 7th, 5-7pm

light refreshments
everyone welcome!

Courthouse Art Gallery

1840 Nicola Ave.
(250) 378-6515

hockey game
Winter challenge 14 grad
Grad students face off against teachers

The Winter Challenge 2014 jumping into

a cold lake or river, then challenging friends
to do the same within 24 hours has gone
viral in BC on social media these last couple
weeks. And Merritt is no exception.
Videos posted locally seem to be
mainly students, though some did the
challenge with a parent. While they
looked fairly safe, if cold, RCMP, Search
& Rescue and MSS principal Bill
Lawrence have publically asked students
not to participate because of the potential
danger of rivers in winter.

Tidying up a sloppy
Thanks to a concerned citizen who

Call Jim (250)378-7756

1301 nicola Ave.

F (250)378-2025

served as a scrutineer at last months byelection, and discussions between the

City & Min. of Community Sport and
Cultural Development (responsible for
municipal elections), Merritts elections
officer announced this week that the
size of the room and way the ballots were
counted and cast will all be different
from now on to make sure everything is
in line with the local Elections act.
Well, thats reassuring
The scrutineer, however, is still concerned that the candidates & other scrutineers didnt support her in her protest
of the improprieties. She reasons that if
they dont show concern for the breaking
of the elections bylaws, how will they
support our rights in their decisions on
city council?

Branding open
house tonight

& RCMP tomorrow, Thursday March 13,

6:30-8:30pm at the NV Memorial Arena.
Its a fun game and organizers are hoping
the community will attend & cheer on the
teams. Admission is by donation for the
food bank.

celebrating women

Congratulations to this year's honourees at the Women In Actions Intl

Womens Day celebration held last Friday
evening: Lieutenant-Governor Judith Guichon, Bobbie Parkes, May Moses, Cecilia
Dumont, Melvina White, Donna Smith
Sandra Haynes, Elaine Gill-Grant, Stayce
Rogers, Judy Hatoum & Sue Sterling.


Tourism update open house

Civic Centre, March 12, 6-8pm. Join
the City of Merritt and TOTA for a
tourism plan update. Agenda: welcome
and introductions; background; tourism
plan update; destination brand presentation; audience feedback; next steps.

nV Farmers Market agM

The Nicola Valley Farmers' Market

AGM is to be held Thursday, March 13th,
at 7pm, at the Civic Center, in Room #4.
The AGM is open to all current members
and any prospective new vendors are encouraged to attend to see what the Farmers' Market can offer! Vendor Application
forms will be available at the AGM.
The Farmers' Market will begin on
May 17th this year, and will run every
Saturday until October 11th, 9am-2pm
next to the Baillie House. FMI Lucas Handley, 378-2124,

This evening, 6-8pm, Thompson- Old Time Fiddlers

Okanagan Tourism Assoc. will present
Merritt Old Time Fiddlers will be jamtheir side of the story for the destination ming at the Legion on Friday, March 14.
branding, which began a year ago.
Baron of Beef $10 @ 5pm, music at 7pm.
The press release for this open house Everyone welcome to come down and
states: In November 2013 a discovery enjoy good food and great music.
workshop was held in Merritt to under- St patrick's Day luncheon
stand how locals see their community and
Monday, March 17, 11am-2pm at the
determine what they would want to be Catholic Church hall, $7, everyone welknown for as a visitor destination.
come. Hosted by the Catholic Women's
Preliminary collection of feedback League. Tickets available from CWL
about the essence of the Merritt Nicola members & at the door. FMI 378-2453.
Valley experience was received by our Tantu yoga retreat
branding team. Initial research indicates 3
Tantu Yoga and Retreats Spring Get
principle themes: heritage and culture; Away. April 25-27 at the Douglas Lake
country (ranching, music, hardworking Ranch. All inclusive and all levels of fitpeople); and
ness welcome. FMI call (780)678-0163 or
outdoor recreThe brand question is
ation. While easywhat do you want to
Fire hall expansion open house
be known for and how does
As the 'Apparatus Bay Addition Projmuch valuable informa- that get presented through ect' moves through the public process,
the City is encouraging everyone to visit
tion gathered
the creative process?
the Fire Station, at 1799 Nicola Ave., for
The community was an info session on Thursday, March 20,
asked what is unique and 3:30-7pm. This will offer the public an opadditional
most characteristic about portunity to tour the station and review
feedback was
the plans for expansion, intended to incollected from
Merritt Nicola Valley in
tourism stake- order to capture the essence crease the building's longevity until it is
again matched by growth or service deh o l d e r s
of the region in the new mands.
through an
destination brand. legion happenings
online survey
Every Saturday, meat draws 2:30and sessions
with council and a focus group of tourism 4:30pm. Spring craft fair April 5, 10am4pm, table rental $20 includes one lunch
But the brand question in retrospect is ticket. Book your table now, call 315-8077.
not looking as easy as TOTA might have hoped. When their tag line Country with
attitude hit the public conscience, the backlash was huge and immediate.
And now that we know TOTA didnt make up those sex-sells farm fresh ads (the
new economic development officer did), perhaps theres still an opportunity to put forth
other suggestions for a tag line that will reflect both the community & the sensibility of
the citizens. [Ed.: But for this season, well have to do our best to try to explain to visitors
& our kids what the heck those two young people are doing under the tablecloth

i used to be addicted to soap. But i'm clean now!!

What kind of bee will not take credit for his contributions? A Humblebee.
What do you call someone who majors in geology & astronomy? A rockstar
What do you call soup that you've found a hair in? Rabbit Soup
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It wasn't justified.

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Work Lunches & Catering Available
Reservations & Private Parties Welcome
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2 bdrm Apt...................................................$675 plus hydro.

1 bdrm Apt...................................................$600 plus hydro.
1 bdrm townhouse. ......................................$600 plus hydro.
2 bdrm Sandpiper Unit ................................$750 plus hydro.
1 bdrm bsmt suite, new................................$650 plus hydro.
4 bdrm bsmt suite on Bench ......$1000 including all utilities.
1 bdrm Suite in Heritage Home ............$690 plus hydro (x2)
1 bdrm with den in Heritage Home .............$690 plus hydro.
................................................ month off with 1 year lease.
1 bdrm Suite in Heritage Home...................$690 plus hydro.
2 bdrm duplex..............................................$625 plus hydro.
2 bdrm duplex .........$650 + hydro, $100 move in allowance.
2 bdrm duplex .......$700 + utilities. $100 move in allowance
2 bdrm duplex ...........................................$750 plus utilities.
3 bdrm duplex ...........................................$900 plus utilities.
3 bdrm duplex ...........................................$950 plus utilities.
2 bdrm in Sixplex.........$700 inc utilities (x3, Lower Nicola)
2 bdrm house.............................................$750 plus utilities.
2 bdrm house.............................................$850 plus utilities.
3 bdrm house.............................................$950 plus utilities.
3 bdrm house.............................................$875 plus utilities.
5 bdrm house with in-law suite...............$1300 plus utilities.
5 bdrm house..........................................$1400 plus utililties.
4 bdrm house in Lower Nicola ...............$1000 plus utilities.
EXECUTIVE OFFICE ALL INCLUSIVE Perfect for accountants, mortgage brokers etc. Storefront / private waiting
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Semi-annual Sale haS Started!

Feb: Fri &Sat, 10am-4 pm
mar: tues through Sat, 10am-4 pm
2014 memberships are now due.
(250) 378-0349

Le Vent du Nord
March 14,
Civic Centre

Juno Award winning Le Vent Du Nord "THE best

traditional Francophone band in this country"
Pierre Therrien, RADIO-CANADA Espace Musique

Come to the


reserve a table for 8

call 250-378-3923

If you've seen
them before, you
already know. And
if you've never
seen them, words
won't do them justice. Le Vent du
Nord is one of the
best bands touring
today, no matter
your musical taste
Syracuse News

2013/ 2014

Adults $22
Seniors/Students $17
(7-12 years) $12

Tickets at Baillie House,

Blacks Pharmacy &
Mandolins Coffeehouse

NV Community Arts Council

THANkS To our SPoNSorS BC Arts Council City of Merritt Clara & Henry
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ICS - Merritt is currently hiring casuals for our Community Inclusion and Home
Support programs. CSW or RCA certificate
and related experience is required. For a full
description check our website. Closes March
19th, 2014. Email resumes to:

ANgIES TEA LEAF reading. Accurate, born gift, no questions asked, affordable/cheapest rates in town 378-8326
mISSINg FEb 14 from legion hall upstairs @ mem dinner & dance: red bag w/
ID & important papers. Money doesnt
matter, pls return everything else. Reward offered 315-6617
AIr brAKES course. Mar. 22&23,
8am-4pm $160 378-3790, fax 378-3792
wTd student to do housework, after
school. 378-8326
wTd: editor 315-8460
wTd: INFO leading to arrest of indiv.
who stole sml frzr on front lawn 2378
Smith St, Low. Nic., Dec 17, owned by
homeless sngl mother, reward offered
315-5866 or CrimeStoppers
LOOKINg for sev. hrs of wrk (250)
HIgH SCHL senior lookng for xtra income, will walk dogs $5/dog per walk,
gd w/ animals 315-4995.
employment opportunity

HAIr drESSEr needed, flexible hrs,

inquire at Nicola Meadows 378-4254
gENErAL laborer req'd w/ plumbing
& carpenter exper., must be reliable/gd
wrk ethics, fax resume to (604)985-2508
ArTISAN Baker for bread shift. Experience and/or training, and references,
REQD. Apply to, or in person at 2151 Quilchena.
HELP wtd: sheet metal installer req'd
immed. 378-5104
LOOKINg for f-time butcher,wage
based on exper. Pls snd resume to: or Empire Valley Premium Beef, PO Box 4281,
Williams Lake, BC V2G2V3.
HOmE rESTAUrANT is hiring
cooks, competitive wages, generous tip
share program, medical & dental plan.
Apply within 3561 Voght St Merritt BC.
No phone calls pls
mErrITT SHELL is hiring 2 cashiers,
must be able to work weekdays and
weekend. Apply in person

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2663 Granite Ave. (next to Fountain Tire)


gET rEAdy for sprng break, nd someone to take care of home/pets when
you're on holidays? honest/rel., Bill 3784534, 315-3621
mCbEE PAINTINg, Exterior & Interior Painting. Bob McBee 315-7161
dUmP runs, yrd cln-ups, hlf-tn trck,
reas. rates Jim 378-7756
FOr ALL your winter sidewalk & driveways maintenance. Senior discounts. Call
for free estimates (250)936-8308
ON-CALL delivery serv. w/ scooter, also
bottle recycling. Mike 378-8386, 378-8385
2X8 cedar dckng, fnc pnls, starting at $50
SHArPENINg service now avail. Knives,
scissors, saw blades, processor chains,
chainsaw chains, router bits, drill bits &
many other types. Harvey 936-9857, drop
off @ Vision Quest 2001 Quilchena Ave.
COmPLETE Home Improvement Service. Repairs, add's, nw cnstrction. No job
too sml, lic'd & ins'd. Jim 378-7200
drywALL, textured ceiling, painting.
Call Jeff (250)378-3709, (250)315-2066
grANNy'S House Quilting & Retreat has
fabric and sewing notions. 378-3734
Help make this
project happen!


We fix, build,
imprOve and clean
Home, yard, renos, projects, planning,
sml jobs ok, inside/outside landscape,
fencing & more. Reas rates. Refs avail.
Odd Jobber stands for integrity
mike Poirier 315-1039 or cell 315-5398

mATUrE caregiver available for Spring

Break! Please call 378-5430
wILL dO dAyCArE in my home in
DV area, schl drop off & pick up avail.
Rose 378-9140
for sale - appliances

8 qT pressure canner $40. 2 - 23'' deep

freezers $100. or will trade for smaller
size. Food slicer stainless steel $30, as
nw. Verna 378-4097
ST STL Frigidaire 5-cycle b-i dshwshr,
wrkng cnd $100obo 378-2823
mOFFAT port. dshwshr, lk nw $250
firm 378-2209
HVy duty wshr & dryer, Inglis $300obo
work well/just updated 378-6647
FrEE built-in oven 378-2209
mOTOr & clutches for GE wshr, brnd
nw/still in bx, pd $240, sell $100. Stckng
stnd for port. dryer $25 378-1336
wHIrLPOOL ceramic top elect. stove,
1.5 yrs old, cln, exc wrkng cnd $350obo
5000 & 8000 btu a/c lk nw $75 & $90. 67 cf freezer, 3 yrs old, nvr plugged in
$175obo. Bob 315-4751
FrIdgIdAIrE dryer, grt cond. $60
F/S, w/d, dshwshr 315-2345, 525-0240
APT-Sz gs stove $150 315-4477
rOPEr b-i dshwshr $100 Rodney 378-2370
for sale - automotive

00 dOgdE dakota 4x4 $3000 936-9057

93 FOrd F150 4x4 pck-up 5-spd stndrd,
gd cnd $3500 378-5874
SET OF 4 Saxon King 235-85R16 10ply trck tires, studded, 90% tread
$350obo. 16" 8-blt alum whls w/ st. stl
centres & nuts $250obo. 8' fbrgls canopy
frm 93 F250 exc cnd $400obo 378-7357
74 Vw Beetle, 1600cc, nw tires/brks/
carb., gd cond, nds some bodywrk, lots
nw prts $3200 378-6567
02 HONdA Odyssey EX van, brwn,
275k, exc cond, vry wel-maint'd, xtra set
tires on alloy rims. $3500obo Chuck 3783786, 315-3773
87 FOrd Ranger clubcab, 300k, 2l9L
mtr $600obo gd shape 378-3648
85 CHEV pck-up, rns view #12-1588
Canford 378-5874
93 TOyOTA w/ lift-kit, v6, loaded, lw
km $6000obo 378-3527
94 CHEV Blazer 4x4, lots rcnt wrk,
280k $4800obo 378-2147
93 TOyOTA w/ lift-kit, v6, loaded, lw
km $6000obo 378-3527
86 SAmUrAI jeep w/ 1931 Morgan frnt
end 4wd, 1.3l eng., nds some tlc $4500
Julia (250)574-3032
78 CAdILLAC Coupe De Ville $4900,
2-dr, A-1 cnd. 378-3648

Valley Collision
qualiTy paint & Body repairs
Windshield rock chips Body Blends
call 250-378-1620

89 VOlV
760 G
very low00
$ 3 999

94 mAzdA B4000 ext. cab trck, exc. body,

no rust, rel., canopy, nw rear brks, nds clutch
92 F150 XLT, grey, auto, 302 eng., 2wd,
reg cab, lng bx $1000. 315-8411
86 FOrd Explorer Eddie Bauer 5l,
loaded 378-3537
00 FOrd Taurus SE, auto, v6 wntr rims,
combo key entry 179k $1800obo 3786584 aft 5pm
98 NEON, dual ovrhd cams, lw km, a/c,
5-spd. 89 dodge pck-up 4x4 lots, nw prts,
87 Honda Accord 4-dr, 4-spd auto, lw km,
2-lt eng. 1 ownr, nvr smoked in 378-3527
66 FOrd F100 $3000 378-2370
86 SILVEr Subaru sports car, prfct rn
order, stndrd, $1200 378-6002
COmPL. reblt Ford diff. assembly fist
49-56, incl brk drums, etc. Joe 378-2676
94 FOrd Ranger trck, brnd nw trans.,
rns grt $2700, will fin. if necess. 3784001, 280-0875
gdyr Nordic Winter tires 205/55R16
91S set of 4, bought nw this year, sold
car. $500obo. 378-6008
08 NISSAN Versa, exc. cond., lots options. 8 tires/whls $7900 378-2777
04 bLUE Jeep Liberty, 190k, exc cond.,
wntr tires on rims incl. $6000 378-8820
99 CAdILLAC 161k loaded, lk nw
$3500 Bob 315-4751
SET 4 tires 265/70R17 m&s 10-ply $500obo.
Dodge alum. rims 17" $450 378-7305
4 FIrESTONE wntr studded tires, m&s
w/ snwflake P256/75R15, lk nw 100%
tread on nw blk stl rims off Mazda trck
4x4 will fit Ford Rancher, pd $1500, sell
$1000 378-6312, 378-7833
98 TOyOTA Camry v6, auto/tilt/
cruise/air, well-maint'd extra tires on rims
$3500obo 378-4904
97 3/4-TN Ford rims w/ tires, $100/all 4
FOUr 17" Ford F-150 rims $100 2800105 aft 6pm
3 wNTr tires off Chev Malibu, BFGoodrich 215/60R15, $75obo will sell
indiv. as well 378-4177
99 bUICK Century 4-dr, 184k, loaded,
nw snow tires $2200obo Bob 315-4751
03 JEEP Liberty Ltd Ed., 211k, 2 sets
whls/tires $7000obo 936-8890 Mindy
98 dOdgE Neon, lw km, 378-2527
FOUr 15" Chev Tracker rims 5-bolt
patt., alum., $30ea. Chris 378-0134
95 4wd Ford pck-up $1500. 378-5223
80S CHrOmE Chev valve covers 3781901,
93 FOrd Escort 2-dr. nds struts
$350obo 525-0033
93 CLASSIC Red Ford Tempo, p/s, p/s
4-dr, exc cond, lw mil., lady-drvn, 2 set
tires. 96 Chrysler Seberg convertible,
nds TLC/strtr, offers 315-2120
COLLECTOrS plate: 81 Dodge Mirada, v-8 318, auto, p/w, p/s. lots nw
prts.120k on a rebuilt motor, no rust, no
dents $3900obo OTF small pick-up. To
view drive by 2202 Garcia St 378-5004
02 dOdgE Dakota Sport. 4wd, 5-spd,
a/c, v6, ex cab, 228k, silver/ grey int,
summr/wntr tires on rims, spray bx liner,
rns gd. $4000obo 378-4195
92 F-150, auto, reg cab, long box, gas &
propane. $2000obo. Call/txt 315-8411
01 FOrd Focus, SE model, only 138k,
4-dr $3700 378-7379
COmPL. reblt Ford pck-up differential, fits
49-56, incl. brake prongs $500. Joe 378-2676
4 wNTr tires 215/60R16 $250obo 525-0116
87 TOyOTA 4x4 22RE 4-cyl., 140k 5-spd
stndrd, nw BFG 31" all-terr. tires/paint/hd gskt,
etc., $6500 Tim (604)556-1713, 378-5572
livestock/pets & access.

3 - 24'' fish tanks $10ea 378-4097

gENTLE Leader Head Collar, black Lrg
never used $15 (250)572-3329
10-yr old 15-hnd pony, nds gd rider,
free to gd home 378-5528
LIVE Easter bunnies, ready in time for
Easter Bill 4534, 315-3621
Lrg dog cage $70. Lrg dog kennel $60
SAddLE $250 280-8446
FrEE: young roosters 378-4476
2 mALE Katadin Sheep, approx. 2 yrs
old $300ea. Cattle rack $500 378-2559
JACK russell & calico cat to give away
5 rAbbITS, 3 fem., 2 males, adults. Bill
dOg wALKEr in DV 378-2166
wTd: sml or med. dog, free, no chihuahua, pit bull or rotti, puppy ok. Sheila
HAy $5/bale. Straw $5/bale 378-2124
for sale - miscellaneous

brNd Nw Crane long-bladed toilet bowl

$50 (too small for my toilet) 315-5874
300+ Vintage vinyl 33 RPM records in 4
lrg boxes, many country, some soundtracks & pop $50obo 378-6065
VAr. of Barbie dolls $10/all 378-8326
mINK jacket reverses to leather $50. 2
qual. winter coats $25 ea. Beaut. bluenw
2-pc. luggage $50. Nordic track $40.
Oxygen concentrator, nw $2500 sell
$450 will consider all reas. offrs 378-5577
FIrEwOOd $150/cord or $80/half
cord, fir split /deliv'd 315-9621
$25 TELUS pre pay top up. $20 378-5797
PEArL drum set electrified, too much
to list $500obo. Box of 40 Transformers
$75obo 378-1901
SEV. SETS acoustic guitar strings
$20/set, med. & med.-lt 315-7470
A1 beer keg $30 378-1336
USEd kitchen cabinet, wht, gd for rntl/bsmt
set. Oldr bathtub, wht. Oldr wht toilet.
Kitchen snk w/ taps 525-0240, 315-2345
48" wdwrKNg clmp $15obo. 2
wheeled suitcases used 2x $30ea obo
FrOm THE Franklin Mint record society, 50 records, 25 still in orig. pkg., The
greatest country hits $125 378-3905
5 PCS Indian solid brass bowls. Cast iron
raker guage for chainsaw, c 1895. Bnch
drill press. 2 barbies & 3 others. 2 Mexican sombreros, lrg & med. 378-2136
CLN, dry fir firewd, spit/delivered
$140/cord 378-3496
wALKEr, hrdly used $100obo 378-5662

FEEL gOOd about the BEEF you eat:

Local, naturally raised on grass/hay.
Slaughtered/ inspected in Kamloops, nvr
in feedlot, from Molnar"s Burnt Ridge
Ranch, avail. in 1-lb pcks as grnd $3.50.
lrgr amounts ie. mixed 1/4 also avail. Paul
Molnar 378-5214 or Brambles Bakery.
Pr Bushnell 1600 fusion binoculars, b-i
range finder, nw in bx worth $1000, sell
$600 OTF gun eq value. 378-5379
ANTIqUE whisky keg, functioning, grt
cond, $100 378-5223
bAby crib $100. Gls cabinet w/ legs
$50. 2007 computer $40. a/c $40. 50" tv
nds bulb $100. Lt brwn Lazy-boy, nw
$70. Sml 80 Honda, nds clutch $150.
Comp dsk $20. Organ piano, lots of buttons $75. Sml mini honda, elect. $50
Mess. 315-0430
qU or kng size headbrd $20. wlkr, lk
nw $45. dinnerware 12 place setting
$40 378-8787
for sale - furniture

LEATHEr loveseat & 2 match. chairs,

$200. Grn/red upholstered chair $25.
Bdrm suite, oak $200. Hutch, handmade $100 378-5337
FrEE: queen sz bed, gd qual., Hong
POwdEr blue French Provincial
couch, 86" lng & matching chair, some
carved wood accents $300obo 378-6065
OAK FIN. corner ent. stnd, low profile,
3 open shlvs/2 cupbrds, 36"wx22"h $50.
Bonded leather sofa/chaise combo, blk,
2yrs old, 87" lng, still nw $450obo. Set 4
maple wd tv trays w/ hldr $40 378-6008
SIdE tbl & pedestal side tbl 378-2759
3-SEATEr blue leather couch, gd cond.,
$200 378-6798
ENT. stnd, gd cnd $10. Free: hide-a-bd
& match. chair, u pck-up. 315-7470
qU sz bed, vry nice/cln $250 525-0319.
SImPSON by Royal sngl crank hospital
bed $300 378-4124
dININg tbl, gls round w/ 4 chairs. Computer chair 6951
for sale - electronics/software

brNd nw Windows 8.1 computer still in

bx $500. Compaq oldr model, wrks well
$100 378-9070, 280-0875
ELECTrOHOmE 32" color tv, not flat
screen/heavy,wrks gd $40. Jensen 3-way
flr spkrs, 60w continuous,150w peak,
91dB, drk walnut wdgrain fin., 1 damaged
diaphram, 29" hx15.5"w $50 378-6008
TyPEwrITEr Panasonic electronic
26" colour tv. 378-6951
24" CITIzEN tv, gd wrkng ordr, suit.
also for game monitor $25 315-0133
SHAw dig. bx $100 280-0649
PANASONIC technics sound syst.,
am/fm amp, 2 spkrs, Sanyo trntbl w/ stnd
$200. 378-2533
for sale - recreational

rEmINgTON youth model, nw in bx,

w/ scope $350 378-5379
77 dOdgE B200, 318 mtr, ex-lng w/
toilet, sink, cupboards, 6ft bd, lots wrk
done, nw 727 torqueflight trans, nw
wntr/summer tires, gd hntng/fshng/food
wagon $3500 378-6567
bIgFOOT Camper $2000 378-4097
02 SKIdOO Summit 800x, exc
cond.4650 kms, hnd & thumb wrmrs, reverse. 144 trck, wntr tune-up at Leading
Edge in Kamloops $3000obo 378-2147
CrOSmAN pellet & BB gun $35. Savage 250-3000 super sporter 9x40 Simmons scope & sling $750 *P.A.L. req'd
Chris 378-0134
98 POLArIS 250 TrailBoss 2wd, auto,
gd tires, exc shape, grt for all ages
$1700obo. 378-8823
SEArS recumbent exercise bike w/ adjust. magnetic resistance, heart rate monitor, distance & spd, lk nw. $99 378-2990
TONy LITTLE Easy Rider exercise
machine $50 378-4773
TrVL trlr, 3-way f, heater, s, nds some
tlc $200 378-1808
TrEAdmILL $100 378-6612
dECK for atvor snwmbl, 3/4 plywd on
stl undercoatedframe., fits on Ford lng
bx $300 378-9507
POOL table $300 378-1336
3/4 mASTEr cue special , w/telescopic
cue ext. & mini butt , leather case incl.,
nw cond., pd $820., sell $275 378-3905
14' EqUINOX canoe, gd shape, no paddles, offers 378-5016 Lv message
15' OLymPIAN fbrgls fishing boat w/
35hpp merc. outbrd mtr, ez loader trlr,
fish finder, many xtras $1500. Cycle Pro
fold-up bike, exc shape $150 378-2559
H&r topper model single shot .12ga $160.
*Must have P.A. Licence Chris 378-0134
CArry rck for 125cc motorbike for
rear of car/pck-up $150 Joe 378-2676
05 SKIdOO Summit 600 SDI fuel injected 144" track, 750 mi. clean, rel., 1
ownr, lady-ridden. only 48 running hrs.,
reverse (RER), DESS, integrated gas
warmer,tall windshield, probe & shovel.
$6500 280-7253
brNd nw 14' trampoline enclosure
$100, txt bfr 6pm, call aft 6pm 936-9439
12 gA. Winchester pump actionshotgun
, blk-on-blk, only fired 30 times/still new,
pd $650, sell $350obo. 378-2443



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The Front Loader Standard Kit includes:

Front tee post, 2 heavy duty rails, headache
rack, standard electric loader.
$2000obo. 42 - 254 Highway 8, Merritt, BC
V1K 1M7. NEVER USED (250) 378-5144
ELECT. f/p, oak fin., hrdly used
30-gAL. compressor, brnd nw/nvr
used, lots line & access., worth $800,
sell $400obo 378-4244, 315-5549
wanted/wanted to buy

USEd 8-trcks, still playable. Used mtl

cage wire/chickenwire 378-2221
Lrg cage for cat/dog 378-8326
bUyINg 1953-67 Canadian silver
dollars, silver half dollars, Canadian
silver quarters, dimes & all your junk
gold top cash prices pd.
SmL stor. shed 6'x8', prfr wd to store
scooter 378-0413
SmL-mEd. shop for mech. tire repair txt/call 280-4010
wTd FrOm someone cutting trees:
limbs & prunings, no evrgrns 378-2778
FELLOw in fin. difficulties in need of
lumber, second-hnd old doors/ wndws
to fix home, can pay a little/or wrk in
exchng. Mike 315-1035, 315-5398
SmL shd 6x8 to store scooter, prefer
wd, lockng dr 378-0413
CHILdS spring horse, old-fash'd kind
w/ hard body. 378-2065, 378-4191
12'-16' driveway gate 4-6' h, chainlink
or alum. cattle gate $100 range 378-8156
wTd TO rNT: 1-bdrm mbl, cheap
rnt in exchange for yrd wrk, all
summr lng (250) 319-7776
wHEELEd wlkr for handicapped
person for outside use 378-6886
rOOmATE wtd $375 319-7776
TrEAdmILL $100-150 378-8156
ANy type wood dowels, old wd
chairs, any cond., woodworker's
vice, draw knife 378-2778
UNwTd vehicles, motorcycles,
campers, mtrhomes. (604)781-5486
LONg guns, rifles, shotguns, 22s for
hunter education training 378-4904
wTd by PENSIONEr 38" memory
foam for hospital bd, reas. 315-5620
wTd TO bUy assortment of plastic
model car kits, other types great too. Lve
in Kelowna, taken up nw hobby with
for sale - tools/equipment
my son (trying to give up the technolmASTErCrAFT 233-pc socket set, nr ogy, and get into model building!) Saverio (250)979-8312,
nw 1/2 price $135 Bill (250)572-4331
UTIL trlr w/ canopy off Ford Ranger, gd
for sale house/property
shape $250obo. 68 M-F lwn tractor
11hp, rototiller, mower, snowblower COmmErC. property for sale or
trade, for commerc. prop. on out$1500obo gd wrkng ordr. 378-3648
mASTErCrAFT air finish nailer, skirts of town, must have quanset/
nw/nvr used, shoots 3/4"-2.5" nails 16 barn 378-8326
Nw mANUF'd home, fully staged,
guage. 5yr warr. $90 378-6008
TOOLS: mechanic's & woodwrkng dbl wide w/ 3 bdrms, 2 bths, ready
for a family, have bank financing
tools, var. prices 378-2759
230 L diesel tidy tnk $250. Nw Honda wtr ready, lovely home, $129,000 c/w
pmp $475. 300' 1.5" 100psi water pipe paver-lock drvway & wlkway, u/g
$175. Misc PCV/ABS straight pipe $100. sprnklrs 315-1000, 1-800-361-8111
100 fence posts $3.50ea 378-9883
USEd 4' fluor lt assembly w/ bulbs $35 TrAILEr in seniors park 10x50,
w/ 8x40 addition, 3 blocks to dwnJoe 378-2676
Hd mESH canopy 64w x 66l x 48h twn $7500 nds tlc Bob 315-4751
w/ lockable door. $750 or will consider dbL buildng lot, cul-de-sac, quiet area
Collettville, grasslnd setting 280-1017
trade 378-6001

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FOr rENT: Lower Nicola Community

Hall, reas. rates for your event 378-4717
2-bdrm bsmt ste, n/p $650 378-0490
1-bdrm apt $650 util incl. 936-9057
3-bdrm newly blt, full open bsmt,
3-4 appl. 525-0336
LgL ste 2571 Coldwater Ave., bright
cmfrtbl 2-bdrm bsmt ste w/d f/s.
adult family setting - no druggies/parties, resp. prsns invited to view by
2-bdrm grndl lvl bsment, quiet
area, n/s, n/p 378-6054
APr 1, 2-bdrm mbl on quiet lot,
fncd yrd w/ stor. shd & dck, f/s/w/d,
sml pet ok, seniors pref'd & disc.
avail. $750/ 378-6110
3-bdrm upstairs hse, 1 blck to schl,
bcks onto grn space, fncd, nw
pnt/flrs, porch/sundck, f/s/w/d/dw
util incl $1100 Apr 15 378-7337
rm FOr rNT incl all util $415
n/alcohol, n/drgs 378-5128
3-bdrm, bright 2-lvl twnhse on quiet
cul de sac, wlk dwntwn, 1.5 bths, sml fncd
frnt & bck yrds, low maint., lndry hk-ups,
st prkng, pets neg. w/ dep., $950 incl. gas,
tenant pays hydro (250)682-0844.
APrIL 15, nw 2-bdrm grnd-lvl bsmt
ste, F/S/W/D/M, incl util, n/p, refs &
sec. dep. req'd. 2202 Garcia 378-5004
LOgAN Lake, furnd 1-bdrm apt, incl.
ht/lt., n/p, refs & sec. dep. reqd 378-5004
rNT OPT. to buy: own your own
manuf'd home, 2-bdrm + 1 bth, on lrg lots
in mbl home prk, fully set up, req'd refs &
dwnpaymnt, 315-1000,1-800-361-8111
IN reno'd rnchr, no stairs/ whlchair access.
smokng/sml cats ok, DV area, 3 options:
lrg bdrm w/ 1/2 bth, dwntwn, cbl, shared
kitch./lndry/shwr $375, opt. & priv entr.
$550, opt. incl lnch/sppr $700 378-4473
LOgAN Lk 5 furn'd rms in 2-storey
furn'd hse, incl. f/s/diw/w/d, hydro/ht/ sat
tv, n/p, refs. Mar 1 $550ea. 6-bdrm, 2.5
bth 2-storey furn'd hse, lrg fncd bck yrd,
off-st prkng, f/s/dw/micro/ w/d, n/p,
refs/dep. 182 Ponderosa Ave 378-5004
rNT OPT. TO bUy: own your own
manuf'd home 2 bdrm + 1 bth, on lrg lots
in mbl home prk fully set up, req'd refs &
dwn payment, 315-1000, 1-800-3618111,
2-bdrm bsmt ste, Bann St. immed.,
grnd lvl, lrg/sep. entr., for wrkng people,
n/p, n/s. $750 incl. util./wifi/cbl 525-0575
2-bdrm nw bsmt ste for mat.
prsn/cple $675 cbl incl Paul 378-2591
bACH. ste, sngl mat. adult, n/p, n/s,
util inc. $425, 378-5580, 315-8079
rm FOr rNT w/ kitch. privileges,
quiet area, suit. for wrkng prsn or
semi-ret'd. $400 315-3183
14X56 mblon 1 ac., fncd, Low Nic,
suit. for 1 prsn, unfurn'd, f/s, March
1 $600 + util. 378-6532
2-bdrm ste, w/d/util. incl, in quiet
area, nr dwntwn, vry cln, nice&bright
$680 n/s, n/p Mar 1 378-9432

03 pontia
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4-cyl., au nfire
nice low k ,
sale price s
$4995 00
2776 Voght St., Merritt, Bc Tel: 250-378-5966

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