Seneca Nation

Ricky Armstrong
(WBEN Photo/Brendan Keany)
Brendan Keany
December 13, 2019 - 1:55 pm
BUFFALO (WBEN) - A monumental day for the gambling community of Western New York, as the Seneca Buffalo Creek Casino officially opened the doors to its Sports Lounge. And the Sports Lounge at @SenecaBuffalo is officially open! @NewsRadio930 pic.twitter.com/g9NrGDn1pF — Brendan Keany (@BrendanKeany...
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Tom Puckett
December 12, 2019 - 12:24 pm
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) The ribbon will be cut Friday morning for Seneca Casinos' first sport betting lounge. It will be at Seneca Buffalo Creek Casino at 11am. The ceremony will feature first bet by President Rickey Armstrong, Sr, President of the Seneca Nation.
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Tom Puckett
November 08, 2019 - 1:51 pm
Niagara Falls, NY (WBEN) A judge has ruled the Seneca Nation must continue making casino payments to New York State. The Senecas claim payments ended after 14 years back in 2016. "A controlling majority of arbitrators recently held that the compact requires such payments. While this binding...
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(WBEN Photo/Brendan Keany)
Brendan Keany
October 07, 2019 - 12:23 am
BUFFALO (WBEN) - On Saturday morning, just hours before the Sabres' home opener of their 50th anniversary season, the team was joined by the Seneca Gaming Corporation to unveil the brand new Seneca Sports Lounge inside KeyBank Center. This morning, the @BuffaloSabres and Seneca Gaming Corporation...
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Brendan Keany
August 28, 2019 - 2:45 pm
BUFFALO (WBEN) - On Tuesday afternoon, Congressman Tom Reed penned a letter to Attorney General William Barr , requesting that the Department of Justice open an investigation into Governor Cuomo's office - specifically regarding the stretch of the I-90 through Seneca Nation. "The highway trust...
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Brendan Keany
August 27, 2019 - 3:10 pm
BUFFALO (WBEN) - On Tuesday afternoon, Congressman Tom Reed held his second press conference this month regarding the state of the I-90 that goes through Seneca Nation. The press conference took place just minutes before Reed walked into the US attorney's office to hand-deliver a letter addressed...
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Seneca Nation President Rickey Armstrong Sr. May 17, 2019 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
August 03, 2019 - 10:53 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Seneca Nation President Rickey Armstrong, Sr. renewed criticism of the Cuomo Administration is response to the deteriorating conditions of I-90 through the soverign territory. "There is only one simple reason that the State has continually refused to honor its obligation to...
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Mike Baggerman
August 02, 2019 - 12:45 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Lieutenant Governor Kathy Hochul said New York State wants to fix the stretch of I-90 that runs through Seneca Nation and that the two sides need to work out their differences to get it done. "I understand the frustration," Hochul said. "I can assure you it's been addressed...
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Tom Puckett
June 06, 2019 - 1:27 pm
Niagara Falls, NY (WBEN) The Seneca Nation says it asked the Department of the Interior seven weeks ago to review the casino compact amendment created by an arbitration panel. But it was told the review was never started, citing procedural grounds. Instead, the Senecas say the Department of the...
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Seneca Nation commemorates anniversary of Buffalo Creek Treaty. May 17, 2019 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
May 17, 2019 - 1:28 pm
WEST SENECA, N.Y. (WBEN/PHILIP WARD) - The Seneca Nation on Friday commemorated the Signing of the Buffalo Creek Treaty of 1842. Dignitaries and guests came together at the Charles E. Burchfield Nature & Art Center in West Seneca to celebrate the treaty signed by the Seneca Nation and the...
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