PURSUIT LEADS TO ARREST & DRUG POSSESSION

On September 16, 2019 at approximately 8:20 AM, Akwesasne Mohawk Police received information of a possible impaired driver in the district of Tsi Snaihne, QC. The vehicle was reported to be driving on the roadway without a front passenger side tire, and driving on the rim. Police located the suspect vehicle and attempted to conduct a traffic stop. The vehicle […]

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MISSING & MURDERED RELATIVES INFORMATION SESSION

An information session for families of missing and murdered relatives was held on Wednesday, September 18 at the Kana:takon Recreation Center. Presentations ranged from how to report a missing person to victim services and other resources throughout the community. Speakers at the event included Jenna David, Victim Support Worker; Norman King, AMPS Community Service Officer; and Darlene Ryan, a spokesperson […]

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AFWP — NAME THAT HOUSE CONTEST

The Akwesasne Family Wellness Program and Akwesasne Child & Family Services will be opening a new drop-in center in Tsi Snaihne! The purpose of this drop-in center is to make resources more accessible to the community. At this center, you can: • Access a variety of workshops for youth, adults and elders on a continuous basis • Attend information sessions […]

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COMMUNITY HEALTH — TOTAL WORKOUT

The MCA Community Health Program would like to inform the community of a 12-week fitness session starting in October! When: Tuesdays & Thursdays | 6 PM – 7 PM Where: A’nowara’ko:wa Arena Fitness Room For more information, please contact Community Health at 613-575-2341 ext. 3220.

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TOBACCO USE & VAPING

A community presentation on tobacco use and vaping will be held for community members to attend — join us to receive more information on e-cigarettes and more! When: Wednesday, October 23 | 5 PM – 7 PM Where: SRMT Office for the Aging There will be presentations on vaping, the history of big tobacco, and a roundtable discussion on these […]

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BLING THE BRA

The MCA Community Health Program would like to invite Akwesasronon to support Breast Cancer Awareness Month! Show off your design skills and participate in a worthy cause to raise breast cancer awareness — submit your decorated bra or t-shirt to the Community Health Office by Tuesday, October 8. For more information, contact Community Health at 613-575-2341 ext. 3220.

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FIREARM SEIZED IN KANA:TAKON

On September 12, 2019 at approximately 6:30 AM, Akwesasne Mohawk Police responded to a residence in the village of Kana:takon (St. Regis) where an individual had discharged a firearm into a motor vehicle. Police canvassed the area, and later received information that the suspect was walking in the adjacent neighborhood with a firearm. Due to the potential threat to the […]

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SPECIAL NEEDS COMMUNITY MEETINGS

Please join us at upcoming community meetings centered on special needs families — the purpose of these meetings is to gather ideas from community members on their challenges in the areas of education, social, health, justice, and housing, as well as support services/programming that could address these issues. Parents/guardians, caregivers, and family members are invited to come and share their […]

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AKWESASNE MEMBERSHIP BOARD ELECTION

OFFICE OF THE CHIEF ELECTORAL OFFICER The Akwesasne Membership Board has requested that an election be held for all positions on the Board. DISTRICT OF TSI SNAIHNE:One 2-Year Term Board MemberOne 4-Year Term Board MemberOne Chairperson (4-Year Term) DISTRICT OF KANA:TAKON:One 2-Year Term Board MemberOne 4-Year Term Board MemberOne Chairperson (4-Year Term) DISTRICT OF KAWEHNO:KE:One 2-Year Term Board MemberOne 4-Year […]

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