Spirit Lake Sioux tribe votes Yankton out, McDonald in as chairman
Published 07/01/2013, INFORUM
FORT TOTTEN, N.D. – Wearing a full traditional headdress and vowing to “represent myself and the Spirit Lake Tribe with dignity and respect,” Leander “Russ” McDonald was sworn in Monday as new chairman of the tribe as about 150 supporters cheered and applauded.Word count: 1067
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