Frankie Joe Myers will be the new Yurok Tribal Vice Chair while Sherri Provolt will represent the Orick district on the tribal council.

Myers was made vice chairperson after he received 55.87 percent of the vote in the tribe’s run-off election Nov. 7. His opponent Susan Masten received 44.13 percent of the vote.

Provolt received 62.07 percent of the vote over Laura White Woods’ 37.93 percent of the vote to represent Orick on the Yurok Tribal Council.

The installation of Myers and Provolt will be held at 11 a.m. Nov. 27 at the Yurok Tribal Office in Klamath.

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