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Articles from the May 1, 2008 edition

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 By Shannon Burns    News    May 1, 2008

Group plans to create alternative tribal council

A group of Akwesasne community members announced this week that they have formed an election board and plan to hold an election for council positions later this month. The group of individuals, Melvin...

 
 News    May 1, 2008

Missing Six Nations girl found murdered

Tashina General, a 21-year-old pregnant woman from the Six Nations reserve, was found buried in a shallow grave last week. She had reportedly been...

 
 News    May 1, 2008

Body found is man missing since Christmas Eve

The body of a 37-year-old Akwesasne man was found in Quebec waters last week after having been missing since Christmas Eve. Alexander “Dooney...

 
 By Shannon Burns    News    May 1, 2008

Flooding unveils massive damage at Akwesasne Cultural Center

A pipe that broke in the Akwesasne Cultural Center’s bathroom sent the staff on a downward spiral, but with Arrow White Construction on the job,...

 

Alex Lazore-Jocko

Alex “Dooney” Vincent Jocko, age 38, of 30 Jocko Road, Akwesasne, Ontario, following a boating accident on the St. Lawrence River and missing...

 

Patricia Levac

Patricia Ann “Minnie” Levac (nee Swenson), age 42, died on Tuesday, April 29, 2008 at the Ottawa Hospital - General Campus. Minnie was a...

 

Evelyn H. Donaldson

Mrs. Evelyn H. Donaldson, 91, of 100 North Main Street, Massena, died Saturday (April 26, 2008) afternoon at Massena Memorial Hospital, where had...

 

Letter to the Editor

April 25, 2008 Letter to the Editor, I read the letter written by Chaz Kader (Mohawk Chamber of Commerce at Akwesasne, Executive Director) about outside investors and the risks that they would be...

 
 News    May 1, 2008

Notice to the Community

This is to inform the community that the following persons have been Probationary Members and the Membership Board is now considering granting them full Akwesasne Membership: Teri-Lynn Leroux, age 24,...

 
 News    May 1, 2008

Police Blotter

Burglary As a result of an ongoing investigation being conducted by the Bureau of Criminal Investigation at SP Massena the following subjects were arrested for one count each of Burglary in the First...

 
 News    May 1, 2008

12th Annual Without Violence Award Essay Contest

The ‘Without Violence Award’ is open to all graduating grade 8 Akwesasne students.  This includes, but is not limited to, students from Salmon River, JW Leary, Kanatakon, Freedom School,...

 
 By Shannon Burns    News    May 1, 2008

Iohahi:io sends group of hospitality and tourism students out into the world

For the past two years, a group of all women – most of them mothers – spent their weekdays at Iohahi:io learning the ins and outs of the hospitali...

 
 News    May 1, 2008

AMS holds bobsleigh race

The Ahkwesahsne Mohawk School held its first Indoor Bobsleigh Race on April 22, 2008.  The event was spectacular, filled with thrills and...

 
 News    May 1, 2008

Mohawk Bingo Palace to host charity poker tournament benefiting Mountain Lake

AKWESASNE - On May 4, 2008, the Mohawk Bingo Palace Poker Room will be hosting the first Charity Poker Tournament benefiting Mountain Lake PBS. The No Limit Texas Hold’em style poker tournament...

 
 News    May 1, 2008

AMS students clean grounds for Earth Day

As part of the Earth Day recognition, students at the Ahkwesahsne Mohawk School took part in a major clean-up on the school grounds.  Papers and...

 
 News    May 1, 2008

Dog Days of Spring

Jenny the Black Lab has been enjoying the warm weather after the long, cold winter. Her owner – Shannon Burns – takes her for long walks at the...

 
 News    May 1, 2008

Spring Fling kicks off season of fun

The Kawehno:ke Community Center and Tri-District Elders hosted an evening of music, food and good company Friday evening. The Spring Fling was open...

 
 By Nicole Miller    News    May 1, 2008

Akwesasne Racing Against Drugs 2008 a Success!

The committee members of the Akwesasne Racing against Drugs 2008 want to thank the community for helping make the 7th edition a success.  Special...

 

We Love Visitors!

Indian Time is lucky to receive many visitors every week. Whether it’s a parent bringing in a new baby for a photograph or an elder who wants us to...

 

It’s a Boy!

Name: Tayton Grey Square Born:  October 9, 2007 Weight:  8lbs 1 oz Length:  21 1/2 inches Parents:  Joseph Square and Chatnie Herne Maternal...

 

It's a Boy

Name: Taeys Tehoionwake Benedict Born: Saturday, April 26, 2008 Weight: 10 lbs. 10 oz. Length: Off the chart Parents: Dorian Benedict and Patrice...

 
 News    May 1, 2008

Mohawk Bingo Palace gives to local lacrosse teams

Massena Central & Salmon River Central Receive $2000 Each Akwesasne – The Mohawk Bingo Palace Class II Casino donated $4000 to local high school lac...

 
 News    May 1, 2008

Community Announcement

The St. Regis Mohawk Tribe Election Committee will be holding the Tribal Caucus on Saturday, May 3rd at 10 am in the Community Building Lobby. Nominations for 1 Chief, 1 Sub-Chief, 3 year terms and a...

 
 By Shannon Burns    News    May 1, 2008

Tsiionkwanonhso:te thanks volunteers and supporters

Staff at Tsiionkwanonhso:te has a wide circle of volunteers who offer their services and time to the chronic fare facility. The volunteers have...

 

We Love Visitors!

Indian Time is lucky to receive many visitors every week. Whether it’s a parent bringing in a new baby for a photograph or an elder who wants us to...

 

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