Métis Nation nominations are in

Nominations have now closed for the Métis Nation of Saskatchewan election on May 29.

In a news release it was announced there were 20 nominations filed for four positions on the executive, and 34 nominations for 12 regional representative positions, including three candidates in district WR1A, which includes the Battlefords.

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Two of the representative positions are acclaimed: Ryan Lee Carriere in ER1 and Marg Friesen in ER3.

The following candidates had their nomination accepted to run:


Chartier, Clem

Larocque, Karen

McCallum, Glen Hector

Morin, Mary Ann

Vice President

Burnouf, Darrel

Deschambeault, Darren

Leclair, Michelle

McAuley, Dale

Morin, Gerald


Belanger, Beckie

Henderson, May V.

McCallum, Lisa

Morin, Craig Henry

Norton, Ashley


Cook, Earl

Gardiner, Louis G.

Goulet, Melvina

King, Harmonie Amanda

Lafontaine, John Robert

Langan, Dennis


Delorme, Carol

Kennedy, Billy

Miller, Crystal

Election Day runs from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. on May 29. Métis citizens will be eligible to vote in their regional returning office starting May 14 and im advance polls on May 22.



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