The Upper Sioux Community held elections for Tribal Council seats of Chairman, Secretary, and Treasurer on May 13th. Of the 295 eligible voters, 218 turned out.
This is a voter turnout rate of 73%, up 3% from four years ago. Kevin Jensvold was elected Chairman for his fourth term. Sharon Odegard was elected Treasurer for her fourth term. Tremayne Blue, a newcomer, was elected Secretary. The officers were sworn in by Judge Scheffler on May 20th. Totals for the election are below Chairman Kevin Jensvold 122 Russ Blue 92 Treasurer Sharon Odegard 121 Theresa Villebrun 97 Secretary Tremayne Blue 112 Jeremy Hamilton 105