Keith Matthew resigns as chief of Simpcw

Simpcw First Nation confirmed last week that Chief Keith Matthew has resigned for personal reasons.

  • Dec. 27, 2010 5:00 a.m.

Keith Matthew

Simpcw First Nation confirmed last week that Chief Keith Matthew has resigned for personal reasons.

Councilor Fred Fortier will be stepping in as interim chief. 

Elections for a new chief likely will be held in eight to 10 weeks. Matthew has been chief of the Band for about five years.

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