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Mike Reyes Wins Championship Belt in Bad Boy Boxing/MMA Event

By Richie Corrales
Au-Authm Action News

On Friday, November 30, Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community member Mike Reyes competed in another Bad Boy Boxing Fight Night event held at the Fort McDowell Casino. At 6 feet and 201 pounds, Reyes fights as a light heavyweight.

 
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Salt River Devco “LEED-ing the Way” with Green Award for New Courtyard by Marriotts

By Candace Romero
Au-Authm Action News

Salt River Devco and the Courtyard by Marriott Scottsdale Salt River received Best LEED Hotel in 2012 at the Marriott Architecture & Construction Select Service/Extended Stay Conference in Phoenix on Dec. 4. The conference was held at another Marriott property, the JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort & Spa.

 

Sixth Annual Fatherhood and Motherhood is Sacred Ball and Graduation

By Richie Corrales
Au-Authm Action News

Families gathered at the ballroom of Casino Arizona at Talking Stick on December 1 for the sixth annual “Fatherhood and Motherhood Is Sacred” graduation ceremony and ball. Tohono O’odham Nation members from Sells were present representing their programs as well.

 

Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day

By Tasha Silverhorn
Au-Authm Action News

On October 12, 2007, the Salt River American Legion Post #114 “Bushmasters” were presented with a United States flag that had survived the attack on Pearl Harbor, Hawaii on December 7, 1941. Since receiving this flag, the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community has had the honor of taking care of it, and each year on December 7 it has lent the flag out for display to honor all those who served at that time and who lost their lives.