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Mother and daughter Kathy Goodwin and Tara Mason are the newest members of the White Earth Tribal Council. Mason was elected secretary-treasurer and Goodwin is a district repesentative. SUBMITTED PHOTO

Mother, daughter win seats on tribal council

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White Earth residents not only made history when they voted all of the incumbents off the tribal council who were up for re-election Tuesday, but they did it again when they voted in a mother-daughter combo.


“It was the greatest night ever,” said Kathy Goodwin, who won the race for District II representative.

“Everybody was just screaming and yelling and hugging each other,” added Goodwin’s daughter, Tara Mason, who is the new secretary-treasurer.

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