Tsawout elect new chief

Tsawout First Nation have a new chief — Harvey Underwood.

Tsawout First Nation have a new chief — Harvey Underwood.

Underwood replaces long-time chief Allan Claxton, who did not run for re-election.

His council, also decided during the late June election, consists of Allan L. Claxton, Lou Claxton, E. Samantha Etzel, Toby Joseph, Stanely Raymond Sam, Antoine Underwood and George David Underwood.

The new council’s term of office began Wednesday, July 6 for a term of two years.