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Articles from the May 5, 2016 edition

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 News    May 5, 2016

Water Main Work To Start on Route 37

A portion of the water main along Route 37 will be replaced, announced the Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe's Department of Planning & Infrastructure. "We...

 
 News    May 5, 2016

Hogansburg Dam: History and Impacts

By Tony David, Program Manager, Water Resources Program SRMT, Environment Division The Hogansburg Dam is one chapter in the history of Akwesasne that...

 
 News    May 5, 2016

OPSBA Unanimously Passes First Nations Priority

By Kaniehtonie The OPSBA First Nations Director Peter Garrow announced this past weekend, the Ontario Public School Board Association unanimously passed a major priority for the 2016 – 2017 school...

 
 News    May 5, 2016

8th Annual Akwesasne Cancer Support Group Walk

In 2016, there will be an estimated 1,685,210 new cancer cases diagnosed and 595,690 cancer deaths in the US. That means every 24 hours, there are...

 
 News    May 5, 2016

8th Annual Akwesasne Cancer Support Group Walk - Part 2

Niawen to Kenny Oakes for taking such great photos at the Akwesasne Cancer Support Group Walk....

 
 By Kanienthonkie    News    May 5, 2016

Cornwall Port: A Bridging of Two Communities

Akwesasne and the City of Cornwall are officially and legally partners. In what has drawn criticism from both sides of the river, the Port...

 
 Obituaries    May 5, 2016

WILFRED W. BOVA

AKWESASNE – Wilfred W. "SONKAWEKANHONSTA" Bova, 78, of 1075 Island Road, passed away unexpectedly Tuesday afternoon, April 26, 2016 at the Ottawa...

 
 Obituaries    May 5, 2016

CHARLES A. COOK

AKWESASNE – Mr. Charles Angus Cook "Atenrahnoron", 44, unexpectedly passed away April 14, 2016 at Mount Sinai Hospital in Manhattan. Charles was...

 
 News    May 5, 2016

Correction

The article “Massena Drug Free Coalition Host Narcan Training”, April 28, 2016 was sponsored by “Comrades of Hope”; a support group for addicts’ loved ones. Indian Time sincerely...

 
 Niawen    May 5, 2016

NIAWEN: KOWA

On April 21st we had a silent auction and a luncheon for Kevin Phillips. It was a total success! A big thank you to all the people who donated money, an auction item, or bid. Also to the people who...

 
 Obituaries    May 5, 2016

GERALDINE A. BERO

AKWESASNE - After a long battle with diabetes, Mrs. Geraldine A. "Debbie" Bero, 61, of 146 Helena Road, unexpectedly passed away Monday morning in the...

 
 Obituaries    May 5, 2016

TAMMY PATRICIA OAKES

Tammy Patricia Oakes, 39, of 6 Johnson Lane, Akwesasne, PQ, passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, April 26, 2016. Tammy was born April 28, 1976, in...

 
 In Memory    May 5, 2016

TAMMY

Gone too soon, so young and beautiful inside and out So positive and full of energy, Never left a doubt…our duty in life I did not see. Through one another, but I see one another through, you You...

 
 News    May 5, 2016

Massena Memorial Hospital Stork Report

Congratulations to the following new parents for the birth of their child at Massena Memorial Hospital. They are: ~ A daughter, Vaeda Elaine Thompson, was born April 20, 2016 to the parents, Erin...

 
 Letters to the Editor    May 5, 2016

Letter to the Editor

Mr. Doug George is a frequent contributor to your paper and usually brings up very thought provoking topics. His article from the 4-24-16 issue was no exception, but I do respectfully disagree with 1...

 
 Letters to the Editor    May 5, 2016

SRCS District Residents:

By voting on May 17th, we will all play a part in deciding the future of our school district. I ask that you vote YES to adopt the budget proposal to support continued investment in our children’s...

 
 Letters to the Editor    May 5, 2016

Letter to the Editor: Response to Ron

I would like to respond to Chief LaFrance’s response to the article printed in the April 28, 2016 issue of the Indian Time regarding an Ethics Complaint that I filed. First I will once again state...

 
 News    May 5, 2016

Tribal Chief Lafrance Responds to Ethics Complaint

SRMT Release - Akwesasne, NY—Saint Regis Mohawk Tribal Chief Ron LaFrance provided the following clarification following an article that ran in the Indian Time newspaper on April 28, 2016. The...

 
 News    May 5, 2016

ATFE's Akwesasne Roadside Clean Up Day

Niawenkó:wa Akwesasró:non! Even though there was a smaller turnout this year, it ended up being one of our most exciting events. A total of 21...

 
 News    May 5, 2016

Strong Roots Charitable Foundation Details Goals, Reviews Success

Akwesasne – The Strong Roots Charitable Foundation is a very young organization and is excited to share with the community a little bit of insight...

 
 News    May 5, 2016

Wata'kenhronnià:tha Aohiákhsera

International Compost Awareness Week (ICAW) focuses our attention on ways to compost food wastes, so this incredibly valuable material does not do not...

 
 News    May 5, 2016

Tsi Snaihne Kindergarten Students Share Journals

Submitted by Lynda Brown The Kindergarten students at Tsi Snaihne School have been working very hard on their writing skills. The students have been...

 
 Mohawk Lesson    May 5, 2016

The Sturgeon Return Again

The Sturgeon Return Again...

 
 Cultural Corner    May 5, 2016

The Story of John Saiowisakeron Fire

Before there was an elected system of governance in Akwesasne, the community was governed by Community Life Chiefs. These Life Chiefs were known as...

 
 News    May 5, 2016

Drug Take Back Garners 71 Pounds of Pills

The Saint Regis Mohawk Tribal Police took part in National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day on Saturday, April 30, 2016. They received 71 pounds of...

 

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