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Military Training Empowers Veterans Throughout Their Lives

By Tasha Silverhorn
Au-Authm Action News

In April 1988, Edward “Pacer” Reina, III joined the U.S. Army a month before he graduated from high school. Reina decided to join the military because he wanted to venture off the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community.

 
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From the Office of President Diane Enos and Vice-President Martin Harvier: Veterans Hall and Services

By Tasha Silverhorn
Au-Authm Action News

This month, Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community President Diane Enos and Vice-President Martin Harvier invited George Robinson, Veterans Affairs representative to the Community, and veteran, Council member and Salt River American Legion Post 114 - Bushmasters Commander Ricardo “Brusha” Leonard to answer the questions for the interview. Enos and Harvier wanted to give time to the important issue of the new Veterans Hall and services for veterans on the Community.

 

Two Graduate from Law Officers Training Academy

By Marla Baptisto
Au-Authm Action News

Jose V. Quintero, Jr., a member of the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community, and Kenneth O’Neal Kelly graduated from the Central Arizona Regional Law Officers Training Academy on October 21. They began at the academy on June 20. In the end, 13 recruits from 12 different police departments made it to graduation day.

 

Employees Give Back to the Community

By Richie Corrales
Au-Authm Action News

A mob of people wearing neon-green long-sleeved shirts gathered at Friendship Park on the morning of October 22 for the kickoff to the second annual Fall Overhaul event. The shirts were provided to each employee for participating in the event.