Hofeldt elected Little Shell secretary-treasurer
A Havre woman has won the election to become secretary-treasurer of the Little Shell Tribe of Chippewa Indians council chaired by John Gilbert.
The Tribal election committee said Monday that Betty Hofeldt of Havre won the special election, garnering 76 percent of the vote.
The other candidate, Shirley Bollich, received 24 percent of the vote.
Hofeldt will take the place of former secretary-treasurer Robert Rudeseal. She will be sworn in Saturday at the Moose Lodge in Great Falls following a potluck starting at 11:30 a.m.
The election committee also announced deadlines to file as candida...