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The Akwesasne Family Wellness Program would like to send a Nia:wen ko:wa to Dave White for his generous donation of household furniture to the...

 

Letter to the Editor

September 16, 20 l 9 Dear Editor: SAVE OUR BUILDING!!! That is what the signs read in front of our Tribal building on Route 37. We need to have a substantive discussion on the merits of making use of...

 

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Niawenhko:wa On behalf of the Akwesasne Freedom School families we'd like to say NIAWENHKO:WA to all of those who helped make our 40TH Anniversary a...

 

St. Regis Mission Church Benefit Golf Tournament

On behalf of the St. Regis Mission Church, we want to say Nia:wen (thank you) to all those who participated in this year’s golf tournament, to all the sponsors, to the Cedar View Golf Club for...

 

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The Powwow committee is grateful to have hosted many people at the 2019 Annual Akwesasne International Powwow. This includes our 303 registered dancers, 47 tiny tots, 7 drum groups, 11 traditional...

 

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Family of Elizabeth Oakes We would like to express our gratitude to all our family, friends, and community for your thoughtfulness, your generosity and support during our time of sorrow. Your...

 

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The Akwesasne Bucks would like to show their appreciation to the Brass Horse Bar & Grill for the hospitality and continued support they have...

 

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The family of Isabel Garrow would like to thank everyone for their donations of food, flowers, monetary gifts and their hard work during the recent passing of Isabel. All of your kind words, comfort...

 

Letter to the Editor

August 12, 2019 Dear Editor, On Saturday at the Tribal meeting there were several references to the lawsuit, now in our Tribal Court, over how the last Tribal election was conducted. The chair did...

 

This is Long-Term Care

Submitted by Teresa Doxtdator-David w. excerpts from ‘Ontario Long Term Care Association, (2019) This is Long-Term Care 2019. Toronto, Ontario: Ontario Long Term care Association’ As more...

 

The Kanienkeha Name of Akwesasne in the Early Historical Record

By Darren Bonaparte, Director of the St. Regis Mohawk Tribe’s Tribal Historic Preservation Office [Presented at the SRMT Monthly Meeting on August 10, 2019] There are historical documents that...

 

AMPS Trains With AMA

Submitted by Randy Montour Police Officers from the Akwesasne Mohawk Police Service train with EMTs from Akwesasne Mohawk Ambulance on stretcher and...

 

Hoping to Be HAB-Not

Submitted by Paul Hetzler, Horticulture and Natural Resources Educator, Cornell Cooperative Extension of St. Lawrence County Not only does it form the basis of the aquatic food web, algae can put a...

 

Ray Cook: Mohawk Patriot

By Doug George-Kanentiio I have been asked about my thoughts regarding the passing of Ray Cook, a man I had known for over 40 years. He was one of the most passionate of writers, a believer in the...

 

Lake Placid Ironman

Submitted by Randy Montour Emergency Medical Technician Randy Montour from Akwesasne Mohawk Ambulance volunteered his van and his Sunday to the 20th...

 

Ray Cook, co-founder of Native American Journalists Association, Marine Corps veteran dies at 62

By Alex Jacobs. Reprinted with permission from Indian Country Media Raymond J. “Wahnitiio” Cook, Akwesasne Mohawk, has passed away at age 62, beginning his Spirit Journey on Sunday, July 14,...

 

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On behalf of the family of Wayne Thomas, niawenko:wa (thank you) for helping our family during this difficult time. We truly appreciated the warm words of comfort and gestures. Sincerely, Debbie,...

 

Is It Time to Change the Name of the St. Regis Mohawk Tribe?

By Darren Bonaparte, Director of the Tribal Historic Preservation Office of the Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe The June 7th grand opening of the new headquarters of the Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe -...

 

Never Tire of Recycling

Submitted by Paul Hetzler One of the mantras for waste reduction and energy efficiency is the “Reduce, Reuse, Recycle” slogan, which indicates the order of preference for resource conservation: It...

 

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Nia:wen to Guzzy Lazore, who organized the fundraisers, and all the people who helped fundraise and donated. My family and l have appreciated your kindness during our battle against cancer. The...

 

Locals Beat Lily Leaf Beetle

Submitted by Paul Hetzler, Horticulture and Natural Resources Educator, Cornell Cooperative Extension of St. Lawrence County The lily, native around the world in the temperate parts of the northern...

 

Reader Submission

State University of New York College at Cortland announces that Quinn Armstrong, the son of Dennis & Katrina Armstrong, has made the Dean’s List for the past semester with a G.P.A. of 3.66....

 

Letter to the Editor

Dear Reader: Most of us know someone who is struggling with loss of memory, judgment, language, complex motor skills, and other intellectual function. These are a group of symptoms used to describe...

 

Crabby Apples and Other Complaints

Submitted by Paul Hetzler, Horticulture and Natural Resources Educator, Cornell Cooperative Extension of St. Lawrence County We waited a long time for summer to arrive this year, so it is unfair that...

 

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