Okanagan Indian Band forum on tap

Senk’lip News will host an all candidates forum Wednesday from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Head of the Lake Hall.

Okanagan Indian Band members can hear directly from those running for chief and council.

Senk’lip News will host an all candidates forum Wednesday from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Head of the Lake Hall.

Each candidate will have five minutes to speak during the event and they will be able to share their ideas and platforms.

Running for chief April 2 are incumbent Byron Louis and former chiefs Fabian Alexis and Dan Wilson.

Seeking the 10 council seats are Homer Alexis, Jonathan Alexis, Leona Bonneau, Linda Bonneau, Reynolds Bonneau, Mollie Bono, Lyle Brewer, Valerie Chiba, Dustin Good Water, Tim Isaac, Garett Lawrence, Allan Louis, Cecilia Louis, Coo-la Cachoot Louis, Diane Louis, Sheldon Louis, Raymond Marchand, Guy Robins, Russel Williams, Dan Wilson, Leland Wilson, Patricia Wilson, William Wilson and Maureen Ziprick.