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Traditional Dancers Open Up World Baseball Classic Game

By Tasha Silverhorn
Au-Authm Action News

On March 7, Salt River Fields at Talking Stick hosted the World Baseball Classic (WBC) game between Team Mexico and Team Italy. To open the game, the Salt River Traditional Dancers performed the basket dance.

 
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First Non-Native Judge Sworn into the Tribal Court

By Richie Corrales
Au-Authm Action News

On March 7 at noon, Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community Court staff, judges and other legal practitioners gathered in Courtroom 1 to witness the swearing-in of Judge Louis Araneta by SRPMIC Chief Judge Ryan Andrews.

 

O’odham Social Dancing Classesrs

By Dustin Hughes
Au-Authm Action News

On Monday nights from 6 to 8 p.m., a group of Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community members comes together to learn traditional O'odham social songs and dances.

 

Basket Weaver Remembered

By Tasha Silverhorn
Au-Authm Action News

In April 2012, eight women of the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community, along with 20 other Native American women representing the 21 tribes of Arizona, were inducted into the Women’s Plaza of Honor at the University of Arizona campus in Tucson.