Mykyle Scapinello recently moved back to Merritt from the Coast. While he was there, he picked up a new hobby in Table Tennis and he's hoping to bring that to Merritt by starting up a Table Tennis Club. The first meeting happens tonight (July 4), 6:30 inside the Merritt Library.
Nicola Valley Arts Council Coordinator Jano Howarth joins Jesse on the Afternoon to discuss the 2018 Art Walk. This year, 17 location will see 19 artists featured around town! Hear more about as Jano talks the 2018 Art Walk with Jesse.
Executive Director of the Merritt Chamber of Commerce Meagan Preston joins Jesse on The Afternoon to discuss the upcoming Street Market that will take place all summer long on Friday Nights in downtown Merritt. For more info and to apply for a table, get a vendor form at the Chamber of Commerce Office, at the CPO, or call 378-5634.
Jace Martin was born and raised in Six Nations, Ontario and got his starts singing early at the age of 13. Hard work is certainly paying off for Jace as he has already spent a lot of time on the road opening for some big acts and playing some big gigs including the closing ceremonies of the Pan-Am Games. Get to know this up and coming Canadian talent a little better as the Q101 Spotlight shines on Jace Martin.
Head Coach and GM of the Merritt Centennials joins Jesse on the Afternoon to gives us his thoughts on the new rule changes taking effect in the BCHL next season. He also gives us an update on how the off-season camps are going.
Associate Registrar of NVIT Jen Heard joins us on The Afternoon to discuss the new Rainbow Crosswalk at NVIT that leads right into the front doors and how it all happened.
Local Road to Rockin' River contestant James Merkley came up short on making it to the finals on August Long Weekend but that's not stopping him from continuing on singing! We also get him on as an analyst to tell us who to look out for as the competition narrows down.
Tom Reynolds joined Jesse to discuss the return of the Merritt Country Run. It takes place this year on September 29th and they are still looking for some volunteers. For more info, you can call Tom at 315-0331.
Louise Grenier is the new president of the Chamber, and she joins Corey to discuss her background, the direction the Chamber is taking, and just what is she bringing back?
Jesse Miller of Lotus joins Jesse on The Afternoon to discuss how the band came to be, life on the road, the challenges of a band that lives so far away from each other and what we can expect to see when they perform live at the Element Music Festival July 26-29 at Snug Lake Amphitheater in Princeton. Today the Q101 Spotlight shines on Lotus.
With a sever storm watch and lightning in the forecast, Firesmart coordinator Krista Minar joins Jesse to discuss measures we take to avoid fires.