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SRPMIC Language Conference

By Richie Corrales
Au-Authm Action News

The Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community’s Cultural Resources Department opened its first Language Conference, held in the conference room at the Courtyard Marriott Scottsdale Salt River, on the morning of August 8. Community members, members of other tribal communities, SRPMIC tribal employees and staff who work specifically with youth were encouraged to attend the two-day conference.

 
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Fifth Annual Men and Women’s Gathering

By Sheila Begay
Au-Authm Action News

The Fifth Annual Men and Women’s Gathering, hosted by the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community’s Life Enhancement and Resource Network (LEARN), was held August 12-14 at Talking Stick Resort.


 

Lonely Cactus Solar Power Ribbon-Cutting

By Richie Corrales
Au-Authm Action News

On August 7, staff from Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community Engineering and Construction Services (ECS), the Housing Division and residents of the Lonely Cactus senior residential housing complex gathered outside the west lot of the complex for a ribbon-cutting on the development’s new solar-panel installations.

 

Range Management Program a
Model for Indian Country

By Sheila Begay
Au-Authm Action News

The Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community has been a model within Indian Country in so many ways, including through its Range Management Program (RMP) within the Community Development Department (CDD) Environmental Protection and Natural Resources Division (EPNR). Range management involves properly managing and caring for the lands that belong to the Community, and all the animals and plants that share them.