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Defend Ohi:yo’ Weekend Retreat

All of us at Defend Ohi:yo’ send a heartfelt thanks for the wholesome, natural, healthy vegetables provided for our lunch! Submitted by Diane Beaver The Defend Ohi:yo’ group recently held a weekend retreat at Willow Bay Campround in Bradford, PA in the Allegheny National forest from September 25th-27th, 2020. The event was a success. They […]


2020 Veterans’ Hall of Fame Ceremony Honoring Ralph Bowen

Speech by Rebecca Bowen. October 2, 2020. Seneca Allegany Casino. Nya:wëh sgë:nö’swagwe:go’. Rebecca Bowen ni’gya:hsöh. Onödohwa’ga:’ni’ah Gogwe’ö:hweh Agkgehjöhni’-ga:h koh.Annabell Clark Bowen yehya:hsöh neh agk-kno’ëh. Ralph Bowen haya:hsöh neh ha’nih. Let me begin by saying our family is very grateful for this day. It will be a family memory for his grandchildren to share with their […]

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A message from President Rickey L. Armstrong, Sr.

Nya:wëh sge:nö’, In my lifetime I have experienced great and exciting moments in the history of the Seneca Nation. I have also lived through times of great difficulty and sadness. Fifty-six years ago 10,000 acres of land here at Allegany were taken to make way for the Allegany River reservoir that would be created by […]


Tribal Employment Rights Office (TERO)

Public Service Announcement It is the objective of the Tribal Employment Rights Office to create and maintain a database of skilled and semi-skilled Seneca and other Native American tradespeople, whether you are presently a skilled trade person or currently enrolled in an apprenticeship program, it’s our goal to ensure your employment within the exterior boundaries […]

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Call to Participate in Community Art Project with NACF Fellows

Reprinted from Native Arts and Culture Foundation (NACF) visited Marie Watt (Seneca) and Cannupa Hanska Luger (Mandan, Hidatsa, Arikara, Lakota) in August during their c3:initiative core residency in Colton, Oregon. The artists worked on preliminary plans for a community-engaged sculpture to be displayed in the upcoming exhibition Each/Other: Marie Watt and Cannupa Hanska Luger […]


From The Desk of The Treasurer

Nya:wëh Sgë:nö, I’m thankful each and every day for your wellness as we continue to live within a pandemic. We have seen a small uptick of Covid -19 positive cases in our surrounding communities reminding us to stay diligent with all precautionary measures, wear a face mask, wash your hands, and social distance when possible. […]


School supplies and dinner give-a-way

On September 21st the Cattaraugus Education Department hosted a School Supplies and Weidner’s Chicken Dinner​ Giveaway at the ECLC Parking Lot. A basket raffle was held to benefit the 2021 Native Success Scholarship. A great time was had by all. Nya:wëh to everyone who came and participated!