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    Southern Utes Mourn Loss of Tribal Chairman Jimmy Newton Jr.

    Southern Ute Tribal Chairman Jimmy Newton Jr. walked on March 31, 2014 after an extended illness.
    Newton, who has been involved in tribal politics since 2003, was just 37 years old. He was one of the youngest tribal members to ever successfully run for a seat on the Southern Ute Tribal Council. He became tribal chairman in December 2011, according to The Durango Herald.



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