Western New York: Seneca nation

Governor Cuomo announced an agreement between New York State and the Seneca Nation of Indians that resolved a multi-year dispute between the State and the Nation.

Seneca nationA striking phenomenon was that twice on our vacation, we left the country, kind of. The green highway signs we saw along Route 17/Interstate 86, for a time, were in both English and in the language of the Seneca.

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