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Racial taunts directed at a girls volleyball team from the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community reflect the larger societal issue of Native American oppression.
Riley Briones, Jr. was only 17 years old when he was accused of leading a gang that 'terrorized' the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community.
Family and friends of a Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community police officer who was killed on duty are seeking a new law.
The Trump administration announced more than $70 million in school safety grants but fewer than five went to Indian Country.
A new report confirms that American Indians and Alaska Natives are disproportionately impacted by diabetes but Congress has been slow to renew a program helps fight the disease.
Alton Villegas, a citizen of the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community, offered an unusual call to action for an 11-year-old boy.
Phoenix has an advantage over most markets because there are several Native American communities in the surrounding area, all wanting to promote their brands and with thriving casino operations to pay for it.
The Young River People’s Council developed with the ordinance after one member saw first-hand the dangers of distracted driving.
Two supporters of the leading GOP candidate expressed some interesting views about their tribal neighbors.
The Scottsdale Autoshow will be located on 70 acres on the reservation and will house several auto dealerships and a special area for test drives.
No one from the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community or the Fort McDowell Yavapai Nation has come forward to claim the animals.
The U.S. Forest Service plans to round up horses from land adjacent to the reservation.
Six lawmakers and four tribal leaders largely focused on education for their first meeting at the state capitol in Phoenix.
Donovan McNabb allegedly rear-ended a vehicle driven by a wife of a police officer on the Gila River Indian Community in Arizona.
Three officers from Alaska, one from Arizona and another in Michigan will be honored during the service.
Landowners on five reservations in five states are facing deadlines in March and April.
The head of the Interior Department will meet with youth from the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community and the Gila River Indian Community.
Landowners have until March 6 to determine whether they want to sell their fractionated interests.
Micah Sobori Moquino, 20, admitted he shot one officer in the hand and another in the leg.
An Indian gang allegedly targeted the officer, who was killed in the line of duty in May.
A retired police officer urges leaders of the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Community to take action against gangs and crime.
The tribal police force abruptly pulled out of an anti-gang task force earlier this month.
Tribal member is accused of shooting officer with a rifle during a traffic stop.
Jair Cabrera was making a traffic stop on the reservation when he was shot.
The FBI is looking into an officer-involved shooting on the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community in Arizona.
A former NFL player spent a day in jail for a drunken-driving incident on the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community in Arizona.
A non-Indian offender says the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community of Arizona stole his truck after he was found with drugs.
The House Subcommittee on Indian and Alaska Native Affairs held a lengthy hearing this afternoon on six bills that addressed land issues. H.R.623, the Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium Land...
The House Subcommittee on Indian and Alaska Native Affairs will take up six bills at a hearing on Thursday. The subcommittee will take testimony on: • H.R.623, To provide for...
The following story was written and reported by Brandon Ecoffey, Native Sun News Staff Writer. All content © Native Sun News. Tony Lester Indian inmate bled to death while officers...
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...
A law firm that worked on the $3.4 billion Cobell trust fund settlement also represented three tribes that reached settlements with the Obama administration. Kilpatrick Townsend represented the Tohono O'odham...
An Indian man with a troubled past will be given a new sentence as a result of a 9th Circuit Court of Appeals decision on Friday. William Harris, a member...
"Under Arizona's Medical Marijuana Act, motorists with state-issued pot cards can legally transport a small amount of "medicine" in their vehicles -- but not on tribal lands. And those Native...
The Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community of Arizona is reviewing its roadside sign ordinance. There are 21 billboards on the reservation. At the request of Salt River Devco, the tribe's...
As many as 30,000 members of tribes in Arizona are expected to benefit from the $3.4 billion settlement to the Cobell trust fund lawsuit. Most will receive $1,800 from the...
The Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community recently installed a fence after discovering that a popular trail was encroaching on the reservation. The tribe informed the city of Scottsdale about the...
The Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community in Arizona is in negotiations to host an outlet center. Tanger Factory Outlet Centers Inc. operates 33 outlet centers in 22 states. The Salt...
A developer has signed a lease to build an entertainment complex on the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community in Arizona. Odysea in the Desert could include an aquarium, IMAX theater,...