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 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....

 
 Letters to the Editor    December 17, 2015

Letters to the Editor

Good Day Everyone, “I am not sure how safe it will be living in Cornwall especially if the city welcomes some Syrian refugees”. I was having coffee Saturday morning (12 December), at 7 am at Tim...

 
 By Doug George Kanentiio    Letters to the Editor    December 10, 2015

A Native University: An Idea Rooted in the Formation of the Iroquois Confederacy

The idea of a center for the preservation, learning and teaching of indigenous knowledge in a formal setting is something as old as the Iroquois Confederacy. When Skennenrahowi began his work to...

 
 Letters to the Editor    December 3, 2015

MOHAWK ANTI TAX STEERING COMMITTEE ANNOUNCES:

(December 1, 2015) The Board of Directors of the MATSC, consisting of Minnie Garrow, Loran Thompson and Melvin White, is hosting an informational meeting on December 14, 2015, at 3:00 pm, at the offic...

 
 Letters to the Editor    December 3, 2015

Attn: Grand Chief Abram Benedict

Dear Grand Chief Benedict: Re: Independent Investigation of Akwesasne Mohawk Police Service Leadership I am writing to you in my capacity as the President of the Akwesasne Police Association (“APA...

 
 Letters to the Editor    October 22, 2015

Letters to the Editor

Since its implementation 18 years age, the Akwesasne Basket Drive has represented the culmination of hundreds of individuals uniting to give back to the community. As we bring that time to a close,...

 
 Letters to the Editor    October 22, 2015

TO THE AKWESASNE COMMUNITY

ANDREW W. COOK-St. Regis-Mohawk POST 1479 AMERICAN LEGION HOGANSBURG, NEW YORK 13655 October 17, 2015 TO THE AKWESASNE COMMUNITY Clarification on what a veteran is entitled to when they pass away....

 
 Letters to the Editor    August 13, 2015

To the Editor:

We represent the Class of 1965, Salmon River Central School (Fort Covington) 50-year Reunion Committee. Our reunion is planned for Saturday, Sept. 19. The day will begin with a tour of the school at...

 
 Letters to the Editor    August 13, 2015

Thompson Foundation of Akwesasne

Thompson Foundation of Akwesasne is creating a commercial film about aboriginal issues such as poverty, stolen land, cultural genocide and unfair...

 
 Letters to the Editor    August 6, 2015

Letter to the Editor

August 4, 2015 Brownfield Meeting Realities Dear Editor, In reference to the Johnson Family Newspapers coverage of the recent Massena Brownfield Opportunity Area (BOA) “hearing” held in Akwesasne...

 
 Letters to the Editor    July 23, 2015

Letter to Editor regarding Draft of Membership Ordinance

There is a move to pass a Membership Ordinance. We need one, but not this one. Participate! Attend meetings and give your input. Demand a referendum. Vote “NO” on this proposed SRMT Membership...

 
 Letters to the Editor    June 25, 2015

National Grid reset needed

“National Grid reset needed.” To The Editor, She:kon. The announcement that National Grid will resume electrical utility disconnections on the southern portion of Akwesasne has to be met with conc...

 
 Letters to the Editor    June 25, 2015

Letter to the Editor

Letter to the Editor: Lloyd William Benedict Jr., “JR” is my grandson whom I’ve had with me from the time he was a little boy. He is quite knowledgeable of the political system of the whole...

 
 Letters to the Editor    June 25, 2015

Dear Editor

Dear Editor, First a big niawenkowa to our outgoing Grand Chief, Michael Kanentakeron Mitchell, for his long service of representing us so well and bringing us into the 21st century. Fellow community...

 
 Letters to the Editor    May 14, 2015

Lauzon a good candidate for school board

Letter to the Editor Lauzon a good candidate for school board I am writing this letter in support of Emily Lauzon’s candidacy for the Salmon River Central School Board of Education. Please let me...

 
 Letters to the Editor    April 9, 2015

Letter to the Editor

Shekon sewakwe:kon Akwesashronon I would like to update everyone on what the Elders Benefit Committee has been doing to get a $200 monthly benefit paid to tribally enrolled American resident Elders...

 
 Letters to the Editor    March 12, 2015

Letter to the Editor

Shek:on My name is Marie Morrell. I am the founder and volunteer Executive Director of Parade of Nations for the Developmentally Challenged, an organization helping people with special needs who are...

 
 Letters to the Editor    February 26, 2015

Medical Marijuana and Hemp Farming in Akwesasne

Featherhead Tech was established in 2008, located in Kanatakon at the shore of the St. Regis River in Akwesasne. We’ve been involved in aquaculture practices for some time now. Both my partner and...

 
 Letters to the Editor    February 19, 2015

Letter to the Editor

This is my official announcement that I intend to run for the position of Grand Chief in the upcoming election in June 2015 for the territory of Akwesasne. I have been asked by many people both on and...

 

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