Full slate for Indian Band election

Okanagan Indian Band members will have numerous options when they head to the polls April 2.

There are four candidates for mayor and 33 candidates for the 10 councillor positions.

Three-term chief Fabian Alexis is being challenged by former chief Reynolds Bonneau,  John (Wilkey) Louie and Byron Louis, for the two-year position.

There are 33 candidates for the 10 council positions.

They are Homer Alexis, Coreen Bernier, Raymond Bonneau, Phyllis Bonneau-Miller, Mollie Bono, Lyle Brewer, Molly Brewer, Valerie Chiba, Bill Cohen, Barbara (June) Cole, Dustin Goodwater, Nelson Gregoire, Stephen Isaac,  Tim Isaac, William Lawrence, Allan Louis, Cool-la Cachoot Louis, Diane Louis, Donald Louis, Frank Louis, Bernard Marchand, Peter (Bert) Marchand, Rachel Marchand, Raymond Marchand, Bernadene Marchand-Brown, Susan Oliverius-Marchand, Rhoda Poschenrieder, Emery Robbins Sr., Jon (Jack) Spotted Eagle, Vernon Tronson, Russell Williams, Leland Wilson and William Wilson.

There will be an all candidates forum Tuesday at 6 p.m. at the Head of the Lake Hall.

The April 2 poll will be held at the Head of the Lake Hall from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.



Vernon Morning Star