Increase of 10% to base utility rates likely in ’19

Editor’s note: The Melville Advance has declined to sign the City of Melville’s embargo agreement. This means we did not receive any supporting documents...

It is not acceptable to shoot people for theft: RCMP

Rural residents who attended a recent RCMP town hall meeting had one issue on their minds: how far can they go to protect themselves...

Food bank helps hundreds this Christmas

The Melville and District Food Bank is preparing to help 200 families celebrate Christmas by collecting food and toys to ensure everyone has a...

Citizens on Patrol Program walking the streets again

Melville’s Citizens on Patrol Program (COPP) is finally walking the streets and being an extra pair of eyes for RCMP after laying dormant for...

Mils hope shake up will improve team

With the firing of its coach and general manager, the Melville Millionaires board of directors hopes to shake things up and still challenge for...

New coach, same result for Millionaires

The Melville Millionaires played a single game last week and it was notable, not for the result, but for who was on the bench. When...

Competitive team will attract ball fans: Keller

“If you build a competitive team, they will come.” That might be the slogan for the Melville Millionaires baseball club as it prepares to fix...

ASSMAN – Elroy Carl

Assman – Elroy Carl passed away suddenly on Friday, Nov. 30, 2018, at the age of 86 years old. He courageously fought advanced cancer...

GARBE – Howard Norman

With heartfelt sadness, we announce the passing of Howard, age 78, at Burnaby Hospital, B.C. Howard was born on the family farm, six miles...

GILES – B. Ross

A memorial service to commemorate the life of B. Ross Giles will be held at Regina Funeral Home and Cemetery, 4001 East Victoria Avenue,...

Fire Prevention Week 2018