Some of the sights on July 13 at the 2012 Great Canadian Bike Rally, held from July 12-15.
From the Great Canadian Bike Rally's show and shine and street mall July 14, 2012, Merritt, B.C. Photos by John O'Connor/Merritt News.
The Kamloops Sailing Association hosted races in the laser, 420, and optima classes on June 30 at Nicola Lake. Almost 30 boats participated in the regatta, which was delayed in the afternoon due to a thunderstorm warning.
Young Merrittonians flocked to Rotary Park on July 11 in search of fun and relief from the heat as temperatures climbed to highs in the mid-30s this week.
Nicola Valley Kennel Club All-Breed Shows at Voght Park Sunday. Merritt’s Linda Carmichael took best dog and best puppy with her West Highland white terriers Waldo and Babs.Each day of the three-day event drew 250 dogs and their masters from around North America. Judges came from as far as Latvia. ***Photos by John O'Connor
The City of Merritt celebrated Canada's 145th birthday in its usual fashion with a birthday party in Rotary Park. Attractions and activities included a magic show from Chris the Clown, face-painting, soccer, a bouncy castle, and games for children and adults alike.
North West Mud Racing Association members competed at the Merritt Mountain Music Festival grounds June 30 and July 1. The races were the association's first in the Nicola Valley. According to organizers, about 60 vehicles across all classes signed up for the Merritt mud races.
From Central Park in Merritt, B.C. July 1, 2012.
Photos from Conayt Friendship Society's National Aboriginal Day celebration on June 21 at Rotary Park.
Photos from the vehicle parade and grand entry before the MSS grad dance on June 23.