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Salish Sea Sentinel | September 23, 2018

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New chief, council sworn in at Snuneymuxw

New chief, council sworn in at Snuneymuxw

Photos by Todd Peacey

Snuneymuxw’s new chief and council was sworn in during a ceremony at the nation on Feb. 1.

Chief Mike Wyse (Xumtilum) was elected to lead the nation with 311 votes on Dec. 2. He was running against John Wesley.

Councillors Chris Good, Emmy Manson, Erralyn Thomas, Joe White Jr. and Paul Wyse-Seward were also elected. Snuneymuxw holds staggered elections for half of its council every two years.

Emmy Manson and Chris Good

Coun. Emmy Manson, left, and Coun. Chris Good.

Chief Mike Wyse

Chief Mike Wyse