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#Senecas Stay Safe: A message from Councillor Tina Abrams

Nya:wëh sge:nö’, The global coronavirus outbreak has changed our daily lives. We’ve seen parents have to double as teachers. Sports and other events cancelled and daily routines, like grocery shopping, take on a new feel. Even our ability to interact and socialize has been impacted. As a community leader we want you to know we […]

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Seneca Nation Ed Department Honors Class of 2020

By Tami Watt | Photos by Newsletter Allegany Territory- On July 17th, the Seneca Nation Education Dept. held a social distance graduation banquet for the thirty six graduates from the Allegany Territory. Mr. Thomas Manko, President at Archbishop Walsh Academy/Southern Tier Catholic School, delivered the key note speech for the graduates. President Rickey L. Armstrong […]

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Gakwi:yo:h Farms Farmer’s Market “Renegade Mobile Market”

Gakwi:yo:h Farms will be hosting a mobile farmers market every Tuesday and Thursday from 11am- 1pm on both the Cattaraugus and Allegany territories. The market kicked off on Tuesday, July 14th at the Seneca Strong Parking lot in Allegany and Thursday, July 16th at the Saylor Building Parking lot in Cattaraugus. These are the respective […]

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A message from President Rickey L. Armstrong, Sr.

Greetings! Earlier this month, our Allegany Training and Employment Resource Center (TERC) brought back a small cohort of Construction Training Program (CTP) trainees, so they could continue their training, which had been halted, due to the global pandemic. The group consists of Senecas in their twenties. They have been reviewing the work they had started […]

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Annuity check distribution schedule (Fy 2019-2020)

REVISED May 9, 2020 WHEREAS, the Nationwide Coronavirus Pandemic has resulted in unforeseen and extraordinary financial impacts on the Seneca Nation’s revenue sources; and WHEREAS, the Seneca Nation Councilors and Executives are vested by the Seneca Nation Constitution with the responsibility to act in the best interests of the Seneca Nation and our People; and […]

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Ja:goh Salamanca City Central High School Class of 2020

134th Commencement Ceremony On the evening of Friday, June 26, 2020, Salamanca City Central High School held their 134th commencement ceremony at the Onöhsagwë:de’ Cultural Center. A few highlights from the ceremony include Ganö:nyö:k by Kaihalla George, greetings from High School Principal Mr. Christopher Siebert and President Rickey Armstrong, Sr., a message from Board of […]

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A message from President Rickey L. Armstrong, Sr.

Greetings! Sending out a special CONGRATULATIONS to all of our 2020 Seneca high school and higher education graduates. I realize your ceremonies have had to be adjusted to work around the COVID-19 global pandemic we are all facing; but nonetheless, I hope you have been celebrating your accomplishments. Now, on to the next phase in […]

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COVID 19 – 07.16.20 Update from President Armstrong

President Armstrong speaks on the recently approved hazard payment for essential employees who worked during the pandemic, the continued phased reopening of gaming facilities, as well as upcoming mobile COVID-19 testing, an alternative summer event for elders, and celebration events for Class of 2020 graduates. See video message below: