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Lower Nicola Indian Band heading to the polls this weekend.

Shorthanded the last couple months, Chief Aaron Sam says he believes anyone of the seven candidates running in the by-election to replace Nicolas Peterson, who moved from the community.

"The candidates all seem to be qualified. And, I'm excited about getting a new councillor on Saturday night. It will allow our Council to work in a productive way for the benefit of our members."

Seven candidates are vying for Peterson's now vacant spot on council; Richard Jackson Jr, Stuart Jackson, Connie and Hroulfe Joe, Clyde Sam, Robert Sterling Jr, and Molly Toodlican.

Members can vote tomorrow from 9am to 8pm at the Lower Nicola Band Hall.

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