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WE certifies 27 candidates for April 4 primary

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A slate of 27 candidates has been certified for the upcoming 2006 White Earth tribal elections. Three positions will be filled this year, including council seats for Districts 1 and 2 as well as secretary-treasurer.


Incumbent secretary/treasurer Franklin "Bud" Heisler, District 1 committee person Irene "Rene" Auginaush and District 2 committee person Anthony "Tony" Wadena have all filed for re-election; each will be challenged by a full slate of candidates.

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Vicki Gerdes
Staff writer at Detroit Lakes Newspapers for the past 14 years, currently editor of the entertainment and community pages as well as obituaries. Living in DL with my cat, Smokey.
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