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The Upper Nicola Band has announced the preliminary list of candidates for Chief and Council.

The nominated candidates have until later this month to confirm their intentions to run for office and meet the necessary requirements.

The community will be electing a Chief and nine Councillors to represent them.

Three members are considering a run for Chief, they include incumbent Chief Harvey McLeod, Daniel Manuel, and Mahendra Paul.

The nine seats on Council will be contested by 21 potential candidates.

The Band will head to the polls on March 21, 2020.

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