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Pink Warriors Empower Community During Breast Cancer Awareness Month
By Sheila Begay
Au-Authm Action News
Imagine yourself in a room with eight women you love. They can include your wife, grandmother, mother, sisters, aunts, daughters and friends. According to BreastCancer.org, about 1 in 8 U.S. women (about 12 percent) will develop invasive breast cancer over the course of her lifetime. That means of the eight women you visually placed in that room, one of them will develop breast cancer.
 
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SRPMIC Youth Tayden McGertt Chosen as Cardinals Kid Captain
By June M. Shorthair
Au-Authm Action News
September 27, was a day that 5-year-old Tayden McGertt, a Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community member, will never forget. That was the day he was out on the playing field at University of Phoenix Stadium, along with the Arizona Cardinals, after being selected the Kid Captain for the game. He joined the team on the field for pregame warm-ups and stood alongside the team captains during the official coin toss for the game against the San Francisco 49ers.
 
Huhugam Ki Museum Hosts Pancake Breakfast
ByJessica Joaquin
Au-Authm Action News
On Saturday, October 17, the Huhugam Ki Museum hosted its Fall Mesquite Milling and Pancake Breakfast, which included mesquite-flour pancakes with prickly-pear syrup and assorted toppings.
 
Frank Molina of SRFD Named on Arizona Fallen Firefighters and Paramedics Memorial
By June M. Shorthair
Au-Authm Action News
On Sunday, October 18 at the Wesley Bolin Plaza in downtown Phoenix, a member of the Salt River Fire Department, Battalion Chief Frank Molina was one of the 119 Firefighters and paramedics that were memorialized at the dedication of the Arizona Fallen Firefighter and Paramedics Memorial. Molina’s name was inscribe and unveiled at the ceremony during the hour and half long event, which included all the pomp and circumstance fitting for such an honored occasion.