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MOHAWK COUNCIL OF AKWESASNE DOES NOT RECOGNIZE NEWLY FORMED "MIKINAK TRIBE"

The Mohawk Council of Akwesasne has been informed that a newly formed group named the “Mikinak Tribe,” is fighting for the recognition of their members as Status Indians. This self-identified grou...

 
 By Andy Gardner    News    July 21, 2016

14th Annual Ironworkers Festival

Several hundred people showed up on July 16 to celebrate the Ironworkers Festival, an annual tradition which completed a 14th year. Several dozen...

 

14th Annual Ironworkers Festival - Part 2

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Akwesasne Family Wellness Hosts Cultural Education Workshops

The Akwesasne Family Wellness Program, in conjunction with the Native North American Traveling College(NNATC), held the first workshop, Social Song...

 

Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe Donates $100k to Akwesasne Freedom School

Akwesasne, NY - On Ohiarihkó:wa/July 8, 2016, the Saint Regis Mohawk Tribal Council presented the Tribe's annual contribution in the amount of...

 

ABGC Teens Kaeliana Smoke & Brooklynn Benedict Participate in BGCA Great Thinking in Washington DC

On July 12, 2016, Akwesasne Boys & Girls Club (ABGC) Teens Kaeliana Smoke & Brooklyn Benedict traveled to Washington DC to participate in...

 

MARIE MITCHELL SMITH

AKWESASNE- Marie (Mitchell) Smith, 75, a longtime resident of Rochester, passed away on Sunday, July 17, 2016 at Tsiionkwanonhso:te. Marie was born...

 

Music, Music, Music

Isolation of seniors is a negative contributor to a poor quality of life. The frail older population will state that ‘they do not want to be a burden or bother anyone’ and therefore, do not reach...

 

Clarkson University to Host Green Construction Expo

Clarkson University will host a Green Construction Expo on Wednesday, August 31, from noon to 7 p.m. at Cheel Arena in Potsdam, N.Y. The event is free and open to the public. Vendors from across the...

 

Niawen

NIAWEN The annual American Legion Post 1479 golf tournament was held on Saturday, July 9, and was a great success - good food, fun, and friendly competition on the golf course. Once again we would...

 

Indigenous Creations of the Natural World Exhibit

Akwesasne Exhibit at the St. Lawrence Power Development Visitor Centre 2500B Second St. West, Cornwall Open now until September 23, 2016 Hosted by the Native North American Travelling College and...

 

Bee Swarm Removal at Tsionkwanati:io

Tsionkwanati:io is on its way to being "bee free." That is, an old abandoned house on the property will be bee free. The Akwesasne Cultural...

 

Tribal Police Attend White House Police Briefing

On July 15th, Saint Regis Mohawk Tribal Police Lieutenant Ted Cook, Chief of Police Matt Rourke and Lieutenant Decota Thompson attended The White...

 

Mohawk New York State Supreme Court Justice Visits Akwesasne

On Ohiarihkó:wa/July 14, 2016, the Saint Regis Mohawk Tribal Council welcomed New York State Supreme Court Justice Mark Montour to Akwesasne....

 

Big Horses, Big Jumps, Big Dreams

Submitted by Pat Banker, Cornell Cooperative Extension Program Educator More than 40 4-H horse club youth from Franklin, Clinton, Essex and St....

 

The Dog Days of Summer

By Jennifer Herne, LVT What exactly does that mean? In the summer, Sirius, the "dog star," rises and sets with the sun. During late July, Sirius is...

 

Technology, Engineering and Math Go to the Dogs

Submitted by Pat Banker, 4H Program Educator, CCE Franklin What do hammers, drills, rulers, screws, T-squares, measurements and angles have to do...

 

Nickelodeon Show "PAW PATROL" Brings Adventure TO NYS FAIR

Nickelodeon’s popular kid’s adventure series, “PAW Patrol,” is coming to the 2016 Great New York State Fair to allow the show’s young fans to experience the thrill of a rescue mission,...

 

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Sagoianawasai - Our Grandfather

After Satkonseriio, the Good Spirit, had created the creatures of the earth, he decided to inspect his work. As he walked over the earth, he saw a stranger who was a giant with a very large ugly...

 

River Institute Monitoring Bats in Eastern Ontario

Cornwall – Thanks to grants from the Community Foundation of Ottawa and the Ontario Species at Risk Stewardship Fund, the River Institute is busy...

 

MCA Community Health Lyme Disease Contest Questions

For the 1st contest, please read the list of questions and answers for Lyme Disease/Ticks and participate in a radio contest to be held on August 3, from 7am to 3pm. One winner to be announced. The...

 

WORLD BREASTFEEDING WEEK PHOTO SUBMISSIONS

MCA Community Health Program would like to honor all our breastfeeding mothers and babies in Akwesasne during World Breastfeeding Week. Please send us your favorite breastfeeding pictures. Pictures...

 

Akwesasne Attack Grade 5/6

Submitted by Megan Conners On Saturday July 16, the boys Akwesasne Attack grade 5/6 traveled to Rochester for their tournament. The team consisted of...

 

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