Request to postpone vote on Oneida agreement denied
A request from the Oneida County Minority Leader to postpone the County Legislature meeting where officials would vote on the proposed agreement with the Oneida Indian Nation has been denied.
Western New York's only radio show specifically addressing Native issues. Host, John Kane, has been a voice for Native sovereignty for several decades and now is on air broadcasting on the 50,000 watts of power from WWKB 1520AM.
Wed May 22, 2013
The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York
Seneca Nation Should Take Note ...
As binding arbitration between New York state and the Seneca Nation of Indians drags on, we see a glimmer of hope on the horizon.
Tue May 21, 2013
Oneida Nation land won't be taxed: Read the full Oneida-New York settlement here
When the sweeping settlement was announced last week by New York and the Oneida Indian Nation, officials gave just the bare outlines.
Fri May 17, 2013
Oneida Indian Nation casino deal: Local leaders praise, blast plan
Local leaders praised and criticized the deal announced today that would block any new casinos in Central New York in exchange for the Oneida Indian Nation's Turning Stone Casino and Resort giving about $50 million a year to the state.
Thu May 16, 2013
Oneida Nation, state agree on wide-ranging deal on gaming, taxing, land
For the first time, the Oneida Indian Nation has agreed to share its wealth with its longtime adversary, the state of New York.
Fri May 10, 2013
Albany Times Union
A.M. Roundup: 366 days in jail for Huntley
Good morning! Happy Friday! There will be intermittent rain. Gov. Andrew Cuomo is in New York City, and has no announced public schedule.
Accident in Town of Vernon leads to DWI arrest
The Oneida County Sheriff's Office has charged 40-year-old Lisa M. Winzalevitch, of the City of Oneida, with driving while intoxicated after they say she crashed into a guard rail in the Town of Vernon.
Thu May 09, 2013
Albany Times Union
Tribal nations have hard deadline to settle or face casino competition
Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Thursday revealed that he is talking with the Oneida, Mohawk and Seneca nations on solidifying exclusivity deals for casino regions, but he needs to close down those talks before the end of this session.
Wed May 08, 2013
NewsChannel 9 WSYR
Two men plead guilty in string of bank robberies
Two men from the Utica area have pleaded guilty in a string of bank robberies in Central New York and as far away as Massachusetts.