On Tuesday, Metlakatla elected Audrey Hudson as mayor, the first woman mayor in the Annette Island community’s 126-year history.
Hudson won the seat by a margin of 11 votes, defeating Karl Cook 376-365.
Despite the close vote, there will not be a recount, according to outgoing MIC Secretary Diana Yliniemi.
Counting absentee ballots, 746 people voted in the Metlakatla Indian Community elections.
Yliniemi lost her bid for re-election against Judith Eaton, 355 votes to 377, respectively.