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Teen Center Participates in Mock Jury Trial

By Richie Corrales
Au-Authm Action News

On July 23, the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community Judicial Center hosted a mock trial put on by staff of the Community’s legal offices for youth at the Salt River Recreation Department’s Rallo Baptisto Teen Center.

 
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Community Artist on the Rise

By Tasha Silverhorn
Au-Authm Action News

Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community member Jacob Butler is well known for his work as the Community Garden Coordinator for the SRPMIC Cultural Resources Department. But what people may not know is that Butler also has taken what he has learned as a Community employee and turned that into Artforms that are keeping alive the traditional ways of O’odham/Piipaash pottery making, shell etching, jewelry making and drawing.

 

SRFD Crew Assist in Fire Services in Prescott after Yarnell Tragedy

By Tasha Silverhorn
Au-Authm Action News

The Salt River Fire Department (SRFD) crew from Lehi Station 292 lent support to the Prescott Fire Department on Saturday, July 13 as part of the statewide Fire Service Mutual Aid System, where fire departments around the state coordinate to help each other in fighting fires. The SRFD crew staffed one of Prescott’s five stations for a 24-hour shift.

 

Mountain View High School Band to March in Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

By Richie Corrales
Au-Authm Action News

Mesa’s Mountain View High School color guard and marching band has received the chance of a lifetime: an invitation to march in the 2013 Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York City.