It is Election Day for Nipissing First Nation.
Polls are open from 9 until 8 at the Band Office in Garden Village, and at Nbisiing Secondary School in Duchesnay Village. There are three candidates hoping to replace out going Chief Mariana Couchie.
The chief candidates include Doug Chevrier, Arnold May, and Scott McLeod. To be eligible for the vote you must be a member of Nipissing First Nation and over eighteen years of age. There are 17 people running for council. The votes will be counted tonight after the polls are closed.