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Eastern Townships: October 2013 Archives

Municipal elections in North Hatley

Municipal elections are heating up in the village of North Hatley. An area in the centre of the village has recently been sold to a developer, and that spot could soon be transformed into something not everyone in the town wants. Our Townships reporter Alison Brunette met with some of the candidates and residents in North Hatley.
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Over twenty candidates in Waterville

People across the province will be voting for their new municipal councils in a few week. Recently, we've heard of regions where there are no candidates... but the opposite issue is happening in the small town of Waterville in the Eastern Townships. Deciding just who to vote for may be difficult because there are 23 names will be on the ballots.

Our Townships reporter Alison Brunette went to visit and brings us a look at what has inspired so many to present their candidacy.
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Residents split over Bell phone towers

Bell is proposing to build new cell phone towers, in order to upgrade phone and internet service for parts of the Townships. But some residents are concerned the towers are too tall, and too close to where they live. Townships reporter Alison Brunette brings us the story.

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