The Nicola Valley Indian Administration building is getting a new roof. The building build in 1971 is at the corner of Garcia and Coutlee, in down town Merritt. Tom Tar Roofing and Sheet metal no address on the door is doing the work and crews have worked all week in – double-digit weather to do the job. The Indian administration administers for 6 bands in the valley and has put together corporations to hold businesses in partnership including the Days INN ( destroyed in a fire several years ago). The Indians of the Nicola valley are considered progress by many including attitudes toward addiction and self-improvement.

Today in history: December 5th 63 BC
Cicero gives his last discourse on warfare.