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McKenna new commanding officer of Taber/Vauxhall detachment

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By Greg Price Vauxhall Advance gprice@tabertimes.com For Kevin McKenna, his policing career has come full circle. McKenna took his new post as sergeant of the Taber/Vauxhall RCMP detachment earlier this month. For long-time locals, if that name sounds familiar, it should. After completing college in Lethbridge, McKenna was an officer with the Taber Police Service back in May of 1977, which lasted 14 1/2 years.… Read More »

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