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 Reader Submission    July 2, 2015 

Taking the first step to peace of mind

Submitted by Charles Kader The escaped killers from Dannemora were in their third week on the lam when Bear Clan member Kanaretiio (Roger Jock) began...

 
 Reader Submission    July 2, 2015 

Father and Daughter Reunited

After 45 years, father and daughter Teddy Jacobs and Honey Skidders have been reunited. (Even though Teddy is only 29 years old!) They would like to...

 
 By Doug George Kanentiio    Reader Submission    June 25, 2015

What We Need in a Leader

A few years ago I was on a trip with the late Mohawk Nation chief Jake Swamp and as was usual with us we discussed many topics ranging from personal experiences to our ancestral teachings. Jake, as...

 
 Reader Submission    June 18, 2015

The Franklin County "Triple Crown" And the Winner Is - 4H

Submitted by Pat Banker, Franklin County 4H Program Assistant It may not have been the actual Triple Crown but there was just as much excitement at th...

 
 Reader Submission    June 18, 2015

Nidia Dearmayo is the first track & field athlete to qualify for States from SRC since 2007

Submitted by Paula Hart Nidia Dearmayo, daughter of Kenny and Bonnie Hart DeJung, participated in the NY State track and field meet at Albany...

 
 By Doug George Kanentiio    Reader Submission    June 18, 2015

Akwesasne's Eagles Fight Off Cormorants

A young bald eagle (akweks) takes flight from one of the Akwesasne islands, June 14/2015.  The Mohawk territory on the St. Lawrence River is the...

 
 Reader Submission    June 18, 2015

Interns Meet Shonni Shimmel

The Washington Interns, Teesha Mitchell and Anna Kelly, were at the Verizon Center to show their native pride by supporting Shoni Shimmel, of the...

 
 By Doug George Kanentiio    Reader Submission    June 18, 2015

Impersonators Have Caused Natives Great Harm

The recent revelations regarding the lies of Eastern Washington State University ethnic studies instructor and National Association for the Advancement of Colored People regional representative...

 
 By Doug George Kanentiio    Reader Submission    June 11, 2015

Tree of Peace Renewed in Germany

Twenty nine years ago the Mohawk Nation Council endorsed a delegation of Mohawks to travel to Germany (then West Germany) to establish a formal youth...

 
 Reader Submission    June 4, 2015

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Butterflies hanging out on the lilacs. Photo by Cathy....

 
 By Doug George Kanentiio    Reader Submission    June 4, 2015

Tsikaristisere/Dundee Return a Victory for All of Akwesasne

I recall my uncle, the late Angus George-Sohahiio, talking about the lost area of Dundee and how he believed the Mohawk people had that area of Akwesasne stolen from them but the actual proof...

 
 Reader Submission    May 21, 2015

Emerald Ash Borer Awareness Week is May 17-23, 2015

Submitted by Paul Hetzler, Cornell Cooperative Extension of St. Lawrence County It’s not Dorothy’s fault, or even that of the Wizard of Oz, but the emerald city isn’t what it used to be. By...

 
 Reader Submission    May 14, 2015

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This one was spotted in the Eleazer Williams Cemetery in Hogansburg earlier this week. Several more were reported seen near the Walking Trail behind...

 
 Reader Submission    May 14, 2015

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Kainen Francis caught this 52 inch long Sturgeon on the St. Lawrence River on Sunday, May 3....

 
 Reader Submission    May 14, 2015

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Lalen Phillips with former Canadian Heavyweight Champion, George Chuvalo. Lalen met him after his 3 round amateur bout at the Children's Treatment...

 
 Reader Submission    May 7, 2015

Plastic Water Bottles, Bad for the Environment or Bad for your Wallet?

Submitted by Morgan Oakes Why are plastic water bottles so bad? Is it a myth? Or is there some truth to the argument? One of the reasons that plastic water bottles are bad for the environment is...

 
 Reader Submission    May 7, 2015

Senior Moments

Submitted by Rosemary Bonaparte It’s time for the annual Senior Games. This will be sponsored by the St. Regis Mohawk Senior Club at the Senior Center in Hogansburg on Monday, May 11, Tuesday May...

 
 Reader Submission    May 7, 2015

Give Your Cancer Story a Voice

Submitted by Chad Hammond With the support of the Mohawk Council of Akwesasne, researcher Chad Hammond has partnered with local resident and...

 
 By Doug George Kanentiio    Reader Submission    April 30, 2015

History Cannot be Denied: Remembering the Spring of 1990

That history is powerful and essential in any culture and it cannot be denied. Some may wish to have it obscured or even buried but it defines each one of our lives no matter how it may be twisted....

 
 Reader Submission    April 30, 2015

39 Annual Northern NY 8-Ball Championships

Submitted by Mel Jacobs The 39 Annual Northern NY 8-Ball Championships took place from April 17th – 19th in Lake Placid, NY. Akwesasne had two...

 
 Reader Submission    April 30, 2015

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Exotic location thousands of miles away? No, just a few miles away in the Adirondacks. Go out and explore. Photo by Kaniehtonkie...

 
 Reader Submission    April 23, 2015

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 Reader Submission    April 16, 2015

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A great year round house plant, the False Shamrock....

 
 Reader Submission    April 16, 2015

Do you hear what I hear?

Submitted by Tehoronio- Joey David I want to write to describe about what is a good listener. I will do this by helping you to form a visual description of a leadership position in a cultural perspect...

 
 Reader Submission    April 16, 2015

Mountains of Molehills

Submitted by Paul Hetzler, Cornell Cooperative Extension of St. Lawrence County One thing about snow is that it hides a multitude of sins, making one property look as immaculate as the next. By early...

 

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