AKWESASNE COMMUNITY ATTENDS SPECIAL SCREENING FOR EPISODE 1 OF AVATAR: THE LAST AIRBENDER

On Thursday and Friday, February 22 and 23, 2024, the Mohawk Council of Akwesasne’s (MCA) Land-Based Healing Program, in collaboration with Akwesasne Child & Family Services, and Netflix, planned two special screenings for the community Akwesasne for Episode 1 of the new series, Avatar: The Last Airbender at the Port Theatre. Akwesasronon actress Kiawentiio, who is a main cast member […]

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MCA GENERAL MEETING — FEBRUARY 2024

The Mohawk Council of Akwesasne’s General Meeting is scheduled for Thursday, February 29 at the Kana:takon Recreation Center, 6 p.m. start time. Council encourages community members to attend the monthly general meetings to receive updates and information. If you have any questions regarding these meetings, please do not hesitate to contact the Mohawk Government Office at 613-575-2250.  

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DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO REORGANIZE FOR BETTER HEALTHCARE DELIVERY

The Mohawk Council of Akwesasne’s Department of Health is proud to announce a strategic reorganization, marking a significant step toward elevating healthcare services and aligning with the evolving needs of our community. This initiative underscores our commitment to continuous improvement, cultural competency, and community-centered care, all while cultivating an environment of adaptability, kindness, respect, and mutual support.   Key Highlights […]

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AKWESASNE MOHAWK POLICE SEIZE GUNS, DRUGS, AND CASH

On Friday evening, Feb. 2, 2024, at approximately 7 p.m., the Joint Investigation Team of the Akwesasne Mohawk Police Service executed a search warrant at a Kawehno:ke (Cornwall Island) residence. The search operation was carried out by both investigators and patrol officers of the Akwesasne Mohawk Police Service with the assistance of an Ontario Provincial Police K9 and lasted over […]

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MCA AND CBSA ANNOUNCE PERMANENT DOMESTIC LANE AT CORNWALL POE TO IMPROVE TRAVELLER EXPERIENCE

January 30, 2024Cornwall, OntarioCanada Border Services Agency / Mohawk Council of Akwesasne   Today, the Mohawk Council of Akwesasne (MCA) and the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) announced that the Domestic Lane at the Cornwall port of entry has been made permanent following a successful two-year pilot project. Recognizing the particular geography of the Cornwall port of entry, the Pilot […]

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TETEWATA’THERÍ:KE — WE ARE FILLING OUR BASKET

The winter solstice is the shortest day of the year and the official start of winter. It is the beginning of a new cycle and a day to reflect on the year that passed. Sunlight steadily increases each day after the solstice. Although it is the darkest day of the year, it also brings the promise of light.   It […]

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RFP: QUALIFIED FORENSIC OFFICER SERVICES

The Mohawk Council of Akwesasne’s Department of Public Safety invites proposals from qualified and experienced Forensic Officers to submit proposals for forensic services to the Akwesasne Mohawk Police (AMPS). The Akwesasne Mohawk Police Service is committed to maintaining the highest standards of criminal investigation and seeks to engage a skilled forensic officer to enhance its capabilities. If you have any […]

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MCA GENERAL MEETING — JANUARY 2024

The Mohawk Council of Akwesasne’s General Meeting, originally set for January 25, was postponed due to inclement weather. The General Meeting has now been rescheduled for Thursday, February 1 at the Kawehno:ke Recreation Center, 6 p.m. start time.   Council encourages community members to attend the monthly general meetings to receive updates and information. If you have any questions regarding […]

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WINTER STORM REMINDERS

Akwesasne is expecting winter storm conditions over the coming week. During this type of weather, the air outside can get very cold. A winter storm happens when there is heavy rain and the temperature is low enough that the rain turns to ice or forms as sleet or snow. Winter storms can also include freezing rain and ice, moderate snowfall […]

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