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News Archives: 2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009 | 2008 Posted: April 16, 2014

Tribe Receives Deal of the Year Award at Native American Finance Officers Association Annual Conference Over the past several years, the Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe has grown into one of the strongest economic drivers in the North Country of New York State, fueled in part by the development of its...

more Posted: April 16, 2014

Clarifies Fishing SeasonsThe Saint Regis Mohawk Tribal Council has recently approved an amendment to the Non-Member Fishing Permit Requirements and Law (TCR 2011-52) The SRMT Compliance Department, in collaboration with Tribal Members who are avid fisherman, recommended changes to protect the...

more Posted: April 14, 2014

Any Interested Persons shall have thirty (30) business days from the first date of publication of this notice to file opposing or related claims, or to provide relevant information to the tribunal; therefore  information and related claims should be filed no later than May 30, 2014.Complainant:...

more Posted: March 25, 2014

Mike Cook Brings Decades of Healthcare Leadership Home to AkwesasneThe Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe proudly welcomes Michael Cook as our new Director of Health Services, starting March 31, 2014. Mike’s experience brings thirty years of Indian Health Services leadership and knowledge home to our...

more Posted: March 25, 2014

The telephone and fax lines into the Tribe’s Health Services building are still down. Verizon has found the problem and hopes to have it repaired by tomorrow (Wednesday 3/26) evening. Patients can leave a message for programs within the facility by calling 518-300-0953. # # # #

more Posted: March 20, 2014

The Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe’s Emergency Planning Department has been notified of a potential plan by community members to claim ownership of the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) former Port of Entry building on Kawehno:ke/Cornwall Island on Saturday March 22, 2014. It is not our intent or...

more Posted: March 20, 2014

Matthew Thompson Accepts Two-Year Term Representing AkwesasneThe International Joint Commission (IJC) Great Lakes Water Quality Board (WQB) has appointed the Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe’s Environmental Resources Coordinator, Matthew Thompson, to a two-year term. Matthew’s professional experience...

more Posted: March 20, 2014

PUBLIC NOTICE OF LAND DISPUTEAny Interested Persons shall have thirty (30) business days from the firstdate of publication of this notice to file opposing or related claims, or toprovide relevant information to the tribunal; therefore information andrelated claims should be filed no later than May...

more Posted: February 26, 2014

The Saint Regis Mohawk Tribal Council approved a heating assistance allocation for eligible applicants residing outside of the Tribe’s jurisdiction and land claim area. To be eligible, Tribal members must reside within the geographic area that is served by a SRMT licensed heating supplier.Tribal...

more Posted: February 19, 2014

The Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe and Health Services presented the Grand Opening of the Diabetes Center for Excellence on Wednesday, February 12, 2014 from 2:00 to 6:00 p.m. The Diabetes Center for Excellence is a community tribute to the future health and wellness of Akwesasne. The vision behind the...

more Posted: February 13, 2014

On the sixty-year anniversary of the Hogansburg-Akwesasne Volunteer Fire Department (HAVFD), a crowd of active and retired firefighters accepted delivery of “Tower 94” ladder truck. Tuesday, February 11, 2014 marked a momentous day for the HAVFD. Tower 94 is a 2013 Rosenbauer Cobra aerial fire...

more Posted: February 13, 2014

Debbie Martin Retires After 33 Years Serving AkwesasneIn 1973, a young nurse built the foundation for her career through experience, but in her retirement, reflects the most important lessons learned came from our Elders in her early years. Debbie Martin has dedicated thirty-three years to caring...

more Posted: February 05, 2014

Released by the Department of Justice United States Attorney Richard S. Hartunian Northern District of New York Faces At Least Ten Years in Prison SYRACUSE, NEW YORK – ALLAN PETERS, 42, of Malone, was found guilty of conspiracy to distribute more than 1,000 kilograms of marijuana by a jury...

more Posted: February 05, 2014

The Affordable Care Act has special provisions for members of a federally recognized tribe. The Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe’s Health Services is prepared to assist our members through the paperwork and navigation of the Health Insurance Marketplace. The Health Insurance Marketplace provides Tribal...

more Posted: January 30, 2014

On January 26, 2014 at 10:21 a.m. the Saint Regis Mohawk Tribal Police were notified of a structural fire at 184 St. Regis Rd, Akwesasne N.Y. All units were dispatched to the residence, which was fully engulfed in flames upon arrival. Several community members initially stopped to assist, including...

more Posted: January 30, 2014

The Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe is deeply saddened to note the passing of Dr. Barbara Gray. Dr. Gray was the Saint Regis Mohawk Tribal Court Administrator/Court Attorney and it was through her efforts that many of the programs initiated at the SRMT Court were undertaken. Dr. Gray’s efforts included...

more Posted: January 29, 2014

The Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe hosted an informational session for community members on Thursday, January 23, 2014 to kick-off the broadband services rollout. More than one hundred residents packed the Community Building lobby to receive an update on the status of the project and services that are now...

more Posted: January 29, 2014

On Sunday January 26, 2014 at approximately 10:20 a.m. the Hogansburg-Akwesasne Volunteer Fire Department (HAVFD) was dispatched to a structural fire with possible entrapment on the St. Regis Road, which resulted in the tragic loss of a father and two sons. The house fire claimed the lives of Jarius...

more Posted: January 24, 2014

The Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe (SRMT) Environment Division is proud to announce the new ‘Akwesasne Family Guide to Eating Locally Caught Fish’. The development of the guide was made possible from a Great Lakes Restoration Initiative (GLRI) grant to work in collaboration with the New York State...

more Posted: January 14, 2014

A College Financial Aid Night was co-hosted by the Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe’s Higher Education Program, SUNY Potsdam and the Akwesasne Mohawk Board of Education Post-Secondary Program on Thursday, January 9 2014 at the Senior Center. Seventy college-bound students and their parents participated in...

more Posted: January 08, 2014

During the month of December, local community youth, the Alcohol/Chemical Dependency Prevention Program (A/CDP) and the Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe’s Compliance Department joined forces to promote “Project Sticker Shock,” a youth initiative intended to educate our public about the perils of...

more Posted: January 07, 2014

Considered As Future Water Source for School The Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe’s Planning and Infrastructure Department invited the Salmon River Central School District’s Board of Education (BOE) and Superintendent, Jane Collins, to an on-site education of the SRMT’s public water system and...

more Posted: January 07, 2014

The Saint Regis Mohawk Tribal Council approved an allocation of heating assistance funds for eligible members residing within the land claims area. Tribal Members residing in this area may apply for assistance between January 10 and January 24, 2014. Eligible Tribal Members may receive up to $400.00...

more Posted: January 06, 2014

The Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe Administration/Community Building located at 412 State Route 37 will be closing at Noon today Monday, January 6 due to flooding and electrical issues. All other buildings will remain open. The Administration Building will reopen tomorrow at 8:00 a.m. Sorry for...

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