Category: Tribal Elections

2019 Advisory Election Primary ResultsThe Sault Tribe Special Advisory Election Primary vote count was held Oct. 17, 2019. The two top vote getters, Betty Freiheit with 654 votes and Debra-Ann Pine with 627 votes, will run in the general election. 

Oct. 18 is the deadline for contests relating to the vote count. General election ballots will be mailed to voters Oct. 23 and general election day is Nov. 7. 

Unofficial election results from Oct. 17:
Nichole Causley, 450
Betty Freiheit, 654
Carly Lewis, 170
Sheryl McKerchie, 351
Debra-Ann Pine, 627

The Special Advisory Election for was held to fill the Unit I vacancy following the death of Unit I Director Denny McKelvie. The term ends June 25, 2020.