President Pagels starts today's update by recognizing the passing of former Seneca Nation First Lady Karen John. He provides the COVID numbers update, COVID vaccine booster information, Native Nations visit to NY, the November Council Session and upcoming Veterans Day events. He also speaks on Native Heritage Month and the Onohsagwe:de’ Cultural Center, which was recently honored as the Tribal Destination of the Year at the American Indian Tourism Conference in Arizona.
AN IMPORTANT MESSAGE FOR OUR COMMUNITY
If you experience symptoms of COVID-19 including fever, dry cough, or shortness of breath, or have any concerns about your health, call your primary care provider to be assessed. Patients of the Lionel R. John Health Center can call (716) 945-5894 and patients of the Cattaraugus Indian Reservation Health Center can call (716) 532-5582.