Little Traverse Bay Bands of Odawa Indians Tribal Councilor Mel Kiogima was unsuccessful in his attempt Sunday to reverse a recent decision made by tribal council to remove two members from its gaming board of directors. On Jan. 24, with a 4-3 vote, the council removed Dollie Keway and Fred Kiogima, two of the five members of the tribe’s current gaming board.
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