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Taylor’s justice

Taylor’s justice. Kirstie, left, and Marie Van Diest bring a bit of spring to Taylor’s Memorial Trail Tuesday afternoon in celebration of her killer’s first-degree murder conviction announced Saturday. (Will Hansma photo)

District’s chief administrator relieved of duties

Trafford Hall, chief administrative officer for the Regional District of North Okanagan has been let go.

  “The board of the Regional District of North Okanagan (RDNO) regrets to announce that Trafford Hall is no longer employed by the RDNO,” said a press release issued Thursday afternoon. “We wish him well.”

  The district will begin their search immediately for a new CAO, which board vice-chair Rick Fairbairn expects to take perhaps a couple of months. In the meantime, Rob Smailes, general manager of planning and building, will continue as acting CAO. 

In sync

In sync. Armstrong riders John McMillan and Cathie Taggart take a warm up lap around the fairgrounds at last weekend’s Peruvian Horse Show, which they attended with a specific goal. “We’re defending our title from the last show,” McMillan explained.  (Heather Black photo) 

Cadet form

Cadet form. 3063 Rocky Mountain Rangers cadet corps and staff from Enderby gather every Tuesday and Thursday at the Enderby Drill Hall. (Submitted photo)

Inkster introduces youth to fun outside

Josiah Inkster has come a long way, and ended up outside.

Team Jane exceeds fundraising goal

Exceeding her fund-raising goal by almost double, Spallumcheen’s Jane Richardson was thrilled with her Jane Across the Lake Swim event last month.

One-way street option closed

After hearing from a handful of residents and business owners, council decided to keep Belvedere as a two-way street, at least for now.

  Several people attended Monday’s council meeting where they had the opportunity to share their concern or voice their support over the recommendation of changing the one block section of Belvedere into a one-way northbound street between Cliff and Mill Avenues. Along with the speakers, council received several letters from people voicing their concern over the proposed changes, with one letter of support.

Hair be gone.

Trudeau draws crowds despite family ties

Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau drew hundreds to Polson Park last Tuesday on a stop to meet and greet people in an area not traditionally hit with Trudeau mania.

Coupons make market accessible


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