The man the tribal council at Rocky Boy’s Indian Reservation removed from its chair is back on.
In a special election for the chair of the Chippewa Cree Tribe’s Business Committee, voters elected Ken Blatt St. Marks with 453 votes.
St. Marks could not be reached for comment this morning.
Richard “Ricky” Morsette, who with the other committee members unanimously voted March 25 to remove St. Marks from office, came in second with 315 votes.
Former council vice chair and current state Sen. Jonathan Windy Boy was third with 192 votes.
Curtis A. Monteaux Jr. received 108 votes, Bert Corcoran 32 votes and Luanne Belcourt 16 votes.