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Okanagan Indian Band elects some fresh faces to council

FILE PHOTO: Okanagan Indian Band chief Byron Louis
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March 30, 2017 - 9:53 AM

VERNON - Six new councillors have been elected to the Okanagan Indian Band council.

Yesterday’s, March 29, election saw Byron Louis re-elected as chief along with four past councillors.

In addition to the re-elections, there will also be six new councillors at the table.

The four incumbent councillors are Allan Louis, Leland Wilson, Daniel Wilson and Tim Isaac.

The new councillors are Shawna Whitney, Sheldon Louis, Garett Lawrence, Dean Louis, Cindy Brewer and Val Chiba.

Read past stories about the Okanagan Indian Band here. 

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