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Red Lake chairman-elect Seki official on June 10

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RED LAKE -- The votes have been tallied, but the victor hasn't yet ascended. The Red Lake Band of Chippewa Indians will have a new tribal chairman on June 10. Until then, chairman-elect Darrell Seki, Sr. remains humbly focused on his current position as tribal treasurer.


"I'm just the chairman-elect, I won't be sworn in until June," Seki said.

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Crystal Dey
Crystal Dey covers crime, courts, tribal relations and social issues for The Bemidji Pioneer in Bemidji, Minnesota. Originally from Minnesota’s Iron Range, Dey has worked for the Echo Press in Alexandria, Minnesota, The Forum in Fargo, North Dakota, The Tampa Tribune in Tampa, Florida, the Hartford Courant in Hartford and West Hartford News in West Hartford, Connecticut. Dey studied Mass Communications at Minnesota State University Moorhead with an emphasis in Online Journalism. Follow Crystal Dey on Twitter @Crystal_Dey.
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