The community of Łutselk’e has a new Dene council, following an election on Tuesday.
A total of 804 ballots were cast for the following people:
- Ron Desjarlais: 123 votes.
- Sunrise Lockhart: 110 votes.
- Adeline Jonasson: 104 votes.
- James Marlowe: 90 votes.
- Ronald Fatt: 84 votes
- Antoine Michel: 83 votes
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Just last month, Darryl Boucher-Marlowe was elected as the new chief of Lutselk’e – and the youngest ever.
Marlowe beat incumbent Felix Lockhart and candidate Irene Catholique.