Clem Seymour addresses a gathering in 2009.

Chief Clem Seymour voted in at Seabird

Clem Seymour has been voted in as elected Chief of Seabird Island once again.

Band staff say that 170 votes were tallied for the chief, following the March 9 elections.

Running against the long-standing chief were Maggie Pettis, Jim Harris, Marcie Peters, Art Andrew and Paul Andrew.

Eight council members were also elected, out of 33 nominees.

They are Rod Peters, with 140 votes; Jim Harris, 120; Dianna Kay, 109; Vivian Ferguson, 102; Art Andrew, 97; Marcie Peters, 89; Alexis Roper, 82 and Maggie Pettis, 81.