Leech Lake Band confirms 2014 election results
CASS LAKE -- The Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe general election board has certified results for the 2014 general election.
Challenger Arthur “Archie” LaRose will be sworn in as secretary/treasurer. LaRose received 1,282 votes (57.8 percent). Incumbent Donald J. Finn received 936 votes.
Penny Devault received 370 votes in District 1 giving her 73.12 percent of the votes. James Howard received 136 votes. District 1 Representative Robbie Howe did not be seek reelection.
Positions on the ballot included secretary/treasurer, District 1 representative and District 2 representative. Steven White defeated Arnold Dahl in the primary with 71.53 percent of the votes.
A swearing in ceremony will be held on July 3 at 10 a.m. at the Northern Lights Casino.