Tohono O'odham faced 20 years in prison had he been convicted
The Gila River Indian Community spent $980,000 on lobbying in the first quarter of 2015.
Congressional Budget Office estimates damages from blocking Tohono O'odham casino run from zero to $1 billion.
Tribe says it will sue if necessary to open its new casino.
State officials complain but the law is with the tribe.
State says it will deny approval of tribe's new casino in Glendale.
Religious significance, hiking adventure among topics.
A "Meet the Monument" event at Ironwood Forest National Monument is Saturday.
Research project to create cement is helping rid desert of glass bottles.
Mesquite trees will play a starring role in the Desert Harvest Fest.
Glendale gets $25 million for agreement to back Tohono O'odham casino plan,
Local-foods movement is growing in popularity.
A Tohono O'odham resort-casino in Glendale is a step closer to reality.
Calendar sticks tell a community and regional history
We, the leaders of Tohono O’odham Nation and Pascua Yaqui Tribes representing more than 50,000 Southern Arizonans, are outraged over the Arizona Daily Star’s Jan. 19 editorial endorsing the proposed Rosemont Mine in the Santa Rita Mountains south of Tucson.
The week begins and ends the same way for the students at Ha:san Preparatory & Leadership School.
A Sells man convicted of stabbing a man to death in 2011 was sentenced to 6½ years in prison in federal court Monday.
Examples of the fine weavery of baskets made of desert yucca plants by the Tohono O'odham Indians.
Phillip Enos, 29, center, grew up on the Tohono O'odham Nation but left at age 16, sensing little opportunity. But now, years later and back in Southern Arizona, he's seeing a turnaround for tribal members. Here, he's at a jobs club meeting at the Tucson Indian Center.
"My parents struggled, and I saw how it affected them," says Nadia Jose, 17, front, a recent Baboquivari High graduate who will soon start at the University of Arizona. Here, she's at St. Paul Church in Sells with, from left, boyfriend Nakio Lopez; her mother, Tanya Rios; her father, Manalit…