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 Letters to the Editor    September 8, 2016

RE: RICHARD ADAMS

September 6, 2016 RE: RICHARD ADAMS Purpose of this letter 1. I wish for this letter to bring to the community’s attention some important objective observations, experiences and actions, from an...

 
 Letters to the Editor    September 1, 2016

Healthy Snacks are Essential for Students

As we near the first day of school, both teachers and parents are preparing for the students’ return to classes. We take great care to make sure that they have backpacks, school supplies and clothin...

 
 Letters to the Editor    August 11, 2016

Letter to the Editor

Re: Indian Time, dated August 4, 2016, page 24 The Sacrifice of the mass is universal; it’s the same all over the world. The response and affirmation from the congregation can be and may be in the...

 
 Letters to the Editor    August 11, 2016

Letter to the Editor

Over the past many years, we at Akwesasne Stuff the Bus have provided school supplies to many students in the community of Akwesasne. We have seen the joy on the children’s and parent’s faces...

 
 Letters to the Editor    August 4, 2016

Where Else Can We Go?

Where else can you go to buy cat food in a can for $1.09? Where else can you go to buy a nine-volt battery for $7.19? Where else can you go to buy a bottle of wine for $20.00? We can shop local at...

 
 Letters to the Editor    July 28, 2016

Plans are now in place for a Food Co-op

In an effort to save money, a food co-op would help to reduce grocery bills. As with other food co-ops it will require pre-paying. The more people that join the co-op, equals larger purchasing power,...

 
 Letters to the Editor    July 14, 2016

Letter to the Editor Re: Removal of Hogansburg Dam Stoppage

July 12th, 2016 Dear Editor: I write to you and the community of Akwesasne as a whole to announce that I have agreed to act as the Plaintiff of Record for a Class Action Civil Suit to be filed in the...

 
 Letters to the Editor    July 7, 2016

MCA/Cornwall Port Divestiture

Has Akwesasne Mohawk Council betrayed the Community? It appears that they have by signing a Co-owners Agreement with Cornwall for the Port Divestiture. It was signed at Cornwall City Hall last week....

 
 Letters to the Editor    July 7, 2016

Hogansburg Dam Removal

I would like to express my concerns over the removal of the dam in Hogansburg. A lot of us have grown up on this river, if not all of us. We all swam, boated or fished as kids on this river and most...

 
 Letters to the Editor    June 16, 2016

Letter to the editor

After attending last night’s Salmon River Central Board Meeting, I was left in shock and awe, but mostly left with a feeling of disappointment. The board members have clearly forgotten their...

 
 Letters to the Editor    June 9, 2016

How to Beat New York's Robo-Scalpers

By Eric Schneiderman June 2, 2016 We’ve all had the experience of logging online to buy tickets for our favorite band or show only to find out the tickets are already gone — sold out within...

 
 Letters to the Editor    June 2, 2016

Letters to the Editor

Krystal Oakes was always partying mostly on Thursdays, pool night if my team won afterwards I would get drunk. The celebration started with rum and coke or kalarato koolaid. The last time I drank I...

 
 Letters to the Editor    June 2, 2016

I am voting for Shelley Jacobs – Tribal Sub-Chief

I would like to express my support for Ms. Shelley Jacobs, who is seeking re-election for Saint Regis Mohawk Tribal Sub-Chief on Saturday, June 4, 2016. I believe in Shelley, both from a personal...

 
 Letters to the Editor    May 19, 2016

"The Truth About Cancer"

Dear Editor, Those who are presented with a Cancer diagnosis and are told to follow a radiation or chemotherapy treatment regimen, do not know the truth about Cancer. Go to the website: “The truth...

 
 Letters to the Editor    May 12, 2016

Letter to the Editor

Ernie Thompson, Director of Department of Planning and Infrastructure, was away when two people I didn’t know came on the homeland without prior permission. They were told that they were not...

 
 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...

 
 Letters to the Editor    April 14, 2016

Letter to the Editor, Indian Time: Building a Healthy Community

It is important that the Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe promote, without fear of ridicule or public criticism, the acts of kindness, humility and leadership we are so fortunate to see in our youth. Brayden...

 
 Letters to the Editor    April 14, 2016

Editorial

Brayden White was selected as a Champion for Change for founding the program Helping Hands. To the right is the webpage from the Center for Native...

 
 Letters to the Editor    April 7, 2016

To: Community of Akwesasne

For the last seven plus years I have had the privilege to be the Chief Judge of the SRMT Court. During this time I have witnessed the growth of the Court and have seen many people assist in that...

 
 Letters to the Editor    March 24, 2016

Letters to the Editor

March 14, 2016 On March 9, 2016, Amanda ‘’Zedah’’ Arquette had a 1 lb. 10oz. baby named Zaylia. The baby was born 2 months early and is in the NICU in Syracuse, NY. Amanda is the daughter of B...

 
 Letters to the Editor    January 28, 2016

Editorial

On Wednesday, January 13, 2016, Indian Time received word from a HAVFD fireman that, “The Tribe signed a deal w/ Seaway Valley to provide Ambulance service to the US portion of the rez”. This info...

 
 Letters to the Editor    January 28, 2016

Editorial

Decisions made by leadership without proper consultation or agreement regarding the health and well-being of citizens of any city, town, neighborhood or community are serious matters. During this...

 
 Letters to the Editor    January 21, 2016

To the MCA EMTs

To the MCA EMTs, I would like to thank the Akwesasne Mohawk Ambulance EMTs for their professional services each and every time I have called for Mitchell Sunday to be taken care of when he is sick....

 

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