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Tohono O'odham win reservation status for Glendale land

Tohono O'odham win reservation status for Glendale land

A Tohono O'odham resort-casino in Glendale is a step closer to reality.

July 04, 2014 12:00 amLoading…
A solution: Sowing the future for tribal youth

A solution: Sowing the future for tribal youth

SELLS - For aspiring farmer Vernal Sam, 24, the physical labor came easily.

August 08, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Sowing the future for tribal youth

Sowing the future for tribal youth

Farming runs deep in the cultural past of the Tohono O'odham, and a new generation of young farmers, like apprentice Vernal Sam, 24, above, are trying to restore that tie to the land. He was plowing a field recently near Sells, working with nonprofit Tohono O'odham Community Action.

August 08, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

Tribes seek to join immigration reform debate

As border enforcement increased to the east and to the west of the Tohono O'odham Nation in the mid-to-late 1990s, so did the number of people and drugs coming through the area.

June 14, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Remains of 5 people found on O'odham land; police start investigation

Remains of 5 people found on O'odham land; police start investigation

The discovery this week of five skeletal remains on the Tohono O'odham Nation has prompted a police investigation.

June 01, 2013 12:00 am Related

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