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By Caleb Vierkant
Sentinel writer 

Tribal voters reelect three council members, one new member


March 18, 2021

According to unofficial election results, three incumbents were reelected to the Wrangell Cooperative Association tribal council last week and one new candidate was chosen by voters.

Tribal citizens chose four out of five candidates to join the council for two-year terms. Turnout for the March 10 election was 128 voters, the WCA reported, compared to 90 in the last election in November.

The winners are Luella Knapp (110 votes), Michelle Jenkins (86 votes), Richard Oliver (85 votes) and Jason Clark (72 votes). Of the winners, Clark is the only non-incumbent. Timothy Gillen Sr. trailed with 68 v...

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