PROFILE: Jim Taylor, trustee

Jim Taylor has lived and worked in Mission for 30 years.

PROFILE: Nancy Arcand, trustee

Nancy Arcand is executive director of the Mission Arts Council and past chair of the Fraser Valley Bald Eagle Festival.

PROFILE: Brian Harvey, trustee

A 36-year Mission resident, Brian Harvey was a teacher for 25 years.

PROFILE: Bernadine Babuik, trustee

Bernadine Babuik has worked 34 years with Mission School District.

PROFILE: Karen Wootten, trustee

A volunteer with Mission Central Elementary School PAC, Karen Wootten is the former hot lunch program coordinator.

PROFILE: Randy Cairns, trustee

Randy Cairns is a strong advocate of public education, and currently an incumbent trustee.

PROFILE: Ted Adlem, mayor

Ted Adlem is leading the slate Citizens for Responsible Municipal Government.

Inaugural Muse Awards celebrate Mission’s best

A dozen individual and business recipients attended Mission’s first Muse Awards at Cedarbrooke Chateau last Thursday.


PROFILE: Terry Gidda, councillor

An incumbent, Terry Gidda is seeking his second term as councillor.

PROFILE: Bobby Brar, councillor

Bobby Brar is a community volunteer and activist, and has lived in Mission since 1991.

PROFILE: Rhett Nicholson, councillor

Rhett Nicholson is a local businessman, community event organizer and youth leader.

PROFILE: Jeff Jewell, councillor

Jeff Jewell brings a background in engineering and management in municipal government.

PROFILE: Jenny Stevens, councillor

Incumbent Jenny Stevens brings 12 years of experience on council to seek a fifth term.

PROFILE: Gurp Chahal, councillor

Gurp Chahal is a dance instructor, field hockey coach and community volunteer.

PROFILE: Tony Luck, councillor

Tony Luck brings nearly 30 years experience with BC Hydro and is a financial consultant.

Head down to the library for interesting activities

The Mission Library has regular events happening almost daily

Newest group of MSAR volunteers graduate

The volunteer search and rescue group has welcomed a new crop of recruits to the ranks

PROFILE: Roman Bojczuk, councillor

A longtime resident of Mission, this candidate worked 38 years for CPR

PROFILE: Dave Hensman, councillor

Company owner serves on several non-profit boards

PROFILE: Kevin O’Beirne, councillor

Members of SWMR and CAUSS runs for council again