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Council denies pro-life bench removal

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By Trevor Busch Taber Times tbusch@tabertimes.com Complaints requesting the removal of benches promoting Taber Pro-Life in the local cemetery have been dismissed by town council, following a 5-2 split vote. The benches in question have been in place for approximately eight years on concrete pads on the north side of the cemetery, and have the words “Taber Pro-Life” inscribed in large lettering on their edges,… Read More »

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