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Backer of Republican Donald Trump described Indians as 'filthy'
Backer of Republican Donald Trump described Indians as 'filthy' (April 12, 2016)

Two supporters of the leading GOP candidate expressed some interesting views about their tribal neighbors.


Fort McDowell Yavapai Nation creates $1.2M endowment at ASU
Fort McDowell Yavapai Nation creates $1.2M endowment at ASU (February 11, 2016)

The Fort McDowell Yavapai Nation Endowment benefits Native students at ASU's Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law.


Horses on federal forest land in Arizona were once tied to tribes
Horses on federal forest land in Arizona were once tied to tribes (September 7, 2015)

No one from the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community or the Fort McDowell Yavapai Nation has come forward to claim the animals.


Fort McDowell Yavapai Nation worried about contamination
Fort McDowell Yavapai Nation worried about contamination (February 12, 2014)

The Fort McDowell Yavapai Nation of Arizona is worried about a fuel spill that impacted sacred sites and groundwater supplies.


Fort McDowell Yavapai Nation mourns death of Clinton Pattea
Fort McDowell Yavapai Nation mourns death of Clinton Pattea (July 10, 2013)

The Fort McDowell Yavapai Nation of Arizona continues to the mourn the death of its longtime leader Clinton Pattea.


Clinton Pattea, president of Fort McDowell Nation, passes away
Clinton Pattea, president of Fort McDowell Nation, passes away (July 5, 2013)

Clinton Pattea, the president of the Fort McDowell Yavapai Nation of Arizona, passed away this morning.


Lori Piestewa National Native American Games sees big crowd
Lori Piestewa National Native American Games sees big crowd (July 23, 2012)

The 11th annual Lori Piestewa National Native American Games were held over the weekend in Arizona. The event drew a large number of athletes, organizers said. The basketball tournament alone...


Fort McDowell Yavapai Nation looks into Fiesta Bowl contract
Fort McDowell Yavapai Nation looks into Fiesta Bowl contract (March 31, 2011)

The Fort McDowell Yavapai Nation of Arizona is investigating a "secret" arrangement that tribal leaders might not even know about. The tribe has an agreement with the Fiesta Bowl to...