The St. Regis press release.
The Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe announced today that they
reached a Memorandum of Understanding with Governor Andrew M. Cuomo of the State of New York that is the first step to addressing longstanding land claims with Franklin and St.
Lawrence Counties, outstanding issues with the New York Power Authority and resolve the Revenue Sharing Dispute with New York State.
Any agreement on land claims would be subject to a tribal referendum. (h/t C.G.)
From Syracuse.com Sunday edition. Here.
ETA: PDF of Governor’s Press Release: 142625702-Turning-Stone-Agreement-News-Release
How Gov. Cuomo, the Oneida Indian Nation and two counties made historic deal in record time
They were still negotiating Thursday morning; the 1 p.m. news conference to announce the agreement was delayed 30 minutes while lawyers cleaned up language.
Even the one-page document that Halbritter and Cuomo ceremoniously signed is just a conceptual agreement. The real document, with its attachments and addenda, was still being massaged by lawyers Friday afternoon.