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2013 Spirit of the Heard Honoree: ROYCE MANUEL

By Tasha Silverhorn
Au-Authm Action News

On Saturday, October 5, members of the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community gathered at the Lehi Community Building to walk for those who have gone before and to pray for those who are struggling with addiction, sickness and other afflictions.

 
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SRPD Awards Outstanding Officers for their Commitment and Dedication

By Tasha Silverhorn
Au-Authm Action News

On Friday, October 18, employees of the Salt River Police Department (SRPD) gathered for their annual awards banquet to recognize the department’s outstanding officers and civilian employees.

 

Red Mountain Eagle Powwow Princess Pageant

By Tasha Silverhorn
Au-Authm Action News

On Tuesday, October 22, five girls ages 9 to 11 competed in front of three judges and their family and friends to be the next Red Mountain Eagle Powwow Princess.

 

Vietnam War Vet Shares His Story

By Tasha Silverhorn
Au-Authm Action News

November 11 is Veterans Day, and it’s a day full of meaning for Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community veterans like Burleigh Saunders. In the late 1950s, at the age of 17, Saunders was working in engineering for the City of Phoenix when he decided to enlist in the Army.