Andrew Cassidy new mayor


Hay River’s new mayor Andrew Cassidy and his wife Helen Green.
— Myles Dolphin/NNSL photo

Andrew Cassidy prevailed in Monday night’s mayoral race with 669 votes over challenger Brian LeFebvre who took 575 votes.Council newcomer Brad Mapes was the top vote getter with 961 votes. Also elected were Kandis Jameson (836 votes), Keith Dohey (790 votes), Donna Lee Jungkind (766 votes), Vince McKay (722 votes), Roger Candow (635 votes), Jason Coakwell (589 votes) and Michael Maher (586 votes).

More details and reactions will be available in Wednesday’s Hub.