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We've all looked at our phone bill and scratched our head wondering how did it get so high?

One Merritt couple is doing the same, but instead of hundreds, they're looking at thousands of dollars in charges.

It only took three months for Daniel and Kate Methot's cell phone bill to reach the $3500 dollar mark which is interesting, considering once they saw their first bill they quit using their phone.

Daniel says Bell is being no help, telling him to stop using so much data, all the while he's hired lawyers and spent countless hours on the phone hoping Bell will figure out the problem.

It seems like nothing's changed though, with his latest bill well over a thousand dollars and still no explanation from Bell.

(With files from CHNL)

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After repeated warnings about truckers disobeying truck route signs, the general public is being asked to help.

Merritt's Bylaw Enforcement Officer, Marguerite Kempin, says you can act as extra eyes for the city.

Heavy trucks on city streets are being blamed as one of the causes for wear and tear and potholes created on busy thoroughfares.

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Former Merritt Centennials goalie and current Wilkes-Barre Scranton Penguins netminder Brad Thiessen is the American Hockey League's goaltender of the month for February.

Thiessen went 8-and-2 during the month with a 1.28 goals-against average, a .943 save percentage and three shutouts.

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The Merritt Centennials continue with exit interviews for their players today after the season ended on Tuesday with a 6-5 loss to Salmon Arm in Game Four of their playoff series.

Cents coach and G-M Luke Pierce says the future looks bright.

Meanwhile, the Silverbacks advance to face Penticton.

Tonight, Westside hosts Trail with the series tied 2-2.

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As the B-C Liberals get to work uniting their caucus, the Fraser-Nicola N-D-P M-L-A calls it "back to the future and a blast from the past."

Harry Lali says he finds it hard to take when Premier designate Christy Clark says she's going to put family first.

Lali added that as Education Minister Clark closed 113 schools, the biggest closure of schools in the history of the country.

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