2021 TRIBAL COUNCIL ELECTION - updated

of the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes

NOTICE OF PRIMARY ELECTION

 

 

In accordance with Article IV, of the Constitution and Bylaws of the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes of the Flathead Reservation, Montana, approved October 3, 1981. Notice is hereby given that on JULY 31, 2021 a PRIMARY ELECTION will be held for the purpose of electing the two candidates from each of the five Districts who will be eligible to be placed on the General Election ballot.

The following members of the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes of the Flathead Reservation have been certified eligible by the Tribal Election Board as candidates for the PRIMARY ELECTION TO BE HELD ON SATURDAY JULY 31, 2021.

 

 Polling Sites for other Districts:DIXON New Voting CenterHOT SPRINGS Hot Springs Indian Senior Citizens Center PABLO Tribal ComplexST IGNATIUS St. Ignatius Indian Senior Citizen Center    POLLING SITES OPEN 8:00 A.M. TO 8:00 P.M. All members of the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes over the age of 18 years shall have the right to vote in all Tribal Elections providing they have physically resided for at least one year on the Flathead Reservation next preceding primary election. NO REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. All persons qualified to vote who are unable to cast their vote at their designated polling place on election day may, prior to election day, request an absentee ballot from the ELECTION BOARD by submitting a written request. The Election Board of the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes certify that the above-listed candidates are those who were certified, and that these are the only candidates whose names shall appear on the ballot of the PRIMARY ELECTION.

 

DISTRICT

CANDIDATE

POLLING SITE

ARLEE

Shelly Fyant*

Arlee Indian Senior Citizen Center

 

AT-LARGE

 

Jesse James Courville

 

Any available polling site

 

Jordan Stasso Arthur R. Trahan Jr Dan Depoe

Julian C. “Chuck” Courville Myrna L. DuMontier

Tom McDonald Ronald Trahan

 

ELMO

Len Twoteeth* Wain Lefthand Lois Friedlander Art Caye

Elmo Indian Senior Citizen Center

POLSON

Charmel R. Gillin* Jennifer Finley

Polson Indian Senior Citizen Center

RONAN

Carole J. Depoe Lankford* John Stevens

Leonard Michel

Ronan Indian Senior Citizen Center

*Incumbent

 

 

 

POLLING SITES OPEN 8:00 A.M. TO 8:00 P.M.

 

All members of the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes over the age of 18 years shall have the right to vote in all Tribal Elections providing they have physically resided for at least one year on the Flathead Reservation next preceding primary election.  NO REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED.

            All persons qualified to vote who are unable to cast their vote at their designated polling place on election day may, prior to election day, request an absentee ballot from the ELECTION BOARD by submitting a written request.

The Election Board of the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes certify that the above-listed candidates are those who were certified, and that these are the only candidates whose names shall appear on the ballot of the PRIMARY ELECTION.