Notice of 2022 Nooksack Tribal Council Election

Election Board


Primary Election: February 19, 2022

General Election: March 19, 2022

Voting Location and Hours:

Mi sq’ eq’ ó Community Building, 2515 Sulwhanon Road, Everson, Washington

Polling Hours – Primary Election

Polls are open from 9 am – 5 pm. February 17, 18 & 19, 2022

Polling Hours – General Election

Polls are open from 9 am – 5 pm. March 17, 18 & 19, 2022

Offices on the Ballot:

Tribal Chairman, Tribal Secretary, and Council Positions A and B

Absentee Voting:

Any eligible voter may vote by Absentee ballot in the Primary and/or the General Elections. Absentee ballots must be requested by the voter from the Election Board. Requests may be made in person at the Election Board office during regular business hours, by telephone at (505) 980-1076, by email at or by mail at Nooksack Election Supervisor, Post Office Box 6306, Albuquerque, New Mexico. 87197, beginning December 27, 2021 and ending January 7, 2022. Regardless of the method used to request an Absentee ballot, the requester, must be able to confirm their membership number, date of birth, and official address as confirmed by the Nooksack Tribal Enrollment Department.

Candidate Filing:

To secure a place on the election ballot, prospective candidates must obtain a Candidate Filing Packet containing a Qualified Candidate Form and Candidate Petition Forms from the Election Board office. Candidate Filing Packets will be available at the Election Board Office during regular business hours beginning December 27, 2021 and must be submitted no later than 2 pm on January 7, 2022.

Election Board Office:

The Election Board Office is located at: 4979 Mt. Baker Highway – Suite G Deming, WA 98244

Election Board Office Hours:

Through the course of the Election cycle, Election Board office hours are:

  • December 27, 2021, through January 7, 2022
  • Monday through Friday 10 am – 7 pm
  • January 10, 2022, through the conclusion of the Election cycle:
  • Monday through Friday 9 am – 5 pm

For Questions Contact

Terry Rainey at: e-mail: Phone: Terry Rainey (800) 833-5568