Candidates Announced in Buffalo River Election

Thursday, February 19, 2009 at 14:25



An election will take place later this month on the Buffalo River Dene Nation.


Incumbent chief Debbie Billette is running against 4 challengers, including,Peter Katarat, John Montgrand, Gilbert Benjamin and Freddie Billette.


Meantime 16 people are vying for 5 counsellors chairs.

All of the winners will serve 2-year terms.


Advance polls open Friday with the election itself slated for February 27th.