Frank Andrew re-elected Tulít’a chief

Frank Andrew speaking at the Treaty 11 commemoration in Tulít’a in July 2021. (Francis Tessier-Burns/CKLB)

Tulít’a residents have given Frank Andrew another term as chief following the election over the weekend.

Andrew was elected with 62 votes. Below are the other results:

  • Lorraine Doctor, 53
  • Twyla Etchinelle, 13
  • Arsene Menacho, 12
  • Brian Menacho, 4

The community also elected a new council, including:

  • Dawn Widow
  • Mary Louise Clement
  • George Wrigley
  • Sally Ann Tatti
  • Kimberly Stewart
  • Shelley Widow

About the Author

Francis Tessier-Burns
Francis has been a general news reporter with CKLB since January 2019. Originally from rural Ontario, he first came to the NWT in 2016 as an intern with Up Here magazine and fell in love with the North. In his time with CKLB, he's had the immense pleasure and honour of learning about northern Indigenous cultures. Otherwise, you can find him hanging around the Legislative Assembly. If you have a story or want to chat, reach out to