Race for regional chief begins

The word is out and hats have officially been tossed into the ring. Less than two weeks ahead of the Assembly of First Nations Quebec-Labrador (AFNQL) election, Serge Otsi Simon announced he was joining the race against current regional chief Ghislain Picard. “Running for this position was not an easy

Ghislain Picard re-elected to regional chief

Community leaders lined up, and, in the end, chose Ghislain Picard to return to the post of regional chief, a position he's held since 1992. (Natalia Fedosieieva, The Eastern Door) [apss_share] Ghislain Picard was re-elected as regional chief of the Assembly of First Nations Quebec-Labrador (AFNQL), as members gathered to vote last