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Ak-Chin O'odham Runner Staff

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Raychel Peters

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Kristina Morago, Justine Peters

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Diana Carlyle and Shannon Price

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Charlene Pane

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Current Issue of the Ak-Chin O'odham Runner Newspaper

Volume XXXII, Issue 10

Featured Stories


  • Ak-Chin Smash in the Sun embraces WLD competition
  • Casino Expansion coming to an end
  • Ak-Chin Chairman Robert Miguel selected to Native American Rights Fund board
  • O'odham tribes and others give testimony to congressional sub-committee

 

Previous Issues

Volume XXXII, Issue 9

In This Issue:
» Imani Antone participates in Miss Indian World 2018
» #RedforEd affects Ak-Chin students
» April Community Meeting

Volume XXXII, Issue 8

In This Issue:
» Council Goes to KTAR Radio Station
» Him-Dak Celebration reaches 27th year
» Ak-Chin Smash in the Sun brings nationally televised event to our Community!

Volume XXXII, Issue 7

In This Issue:
» Skybridge now open
» Secretary Zinke visits with O’odham tribes, hears Ak-Chin issues
» PBR Ak-Chin Invitational showcases riders

Volume XXXII, Issue 6

In This Issue:
» Pinal 40 honors Leona Kakar
» Ak-Chin youth stay active with 2018 Spring Intersession
» Harrah's Ak-Chin's Bigger Playground almost complete

Volume XXXII, Issue 5

In This Issue:
» Chippewa Cree Tribe tour Ak-Chin for innovation
» Ginella's Journeys captures Ak-Chin
» Guests learn about wire basketry at February Gathering

Volume XXXII, Issue 4

In This Issue:
» Ak-Chin and Special Olympics to bring Fiesta Bowl 3on3
» BE MINE... Ak-Chin Valentine's Day
» Gary Woodland wins 2018 Waste Management Phoenix Open

Volume XXXII, Issue 3

In This Issue:
» 2018 Waste Management Phoenix Open begins
» Ak-Chin Library introduces Elders on the Go program
» First Community Meeting of 2018

Volume XXXII, Issue 2

In This Issue:
» The 23rd Annual Indian Nations and Tribes Legislative Day
» National Indian Gaming Commission Approves Seven-Year Management Agreement Between the Ak-Chin Indian Community and Caesars Entertainment
» Harrah's Ak-Chin Casino Resort Once Again Named One of the "Best Places to Work" by the Phoenix Business Journal

Volume XXXII, Issue 1

In This Issue:
» "Stronger from within" themes Ak-Chin Girls Night Out
» Ak-Chin Education benefits from Strickland and Strickland donation
» New Year's lunch for elders

Volume XXXI, Issue 24

In This Issue:
» 10th Annual Masik Tas celebration
» Peyton Manning headlines 2018 WMPO Tee-Off Luncheon
» Santa pays a visit to Ak-Chin Elders for annual Christmas Celebration

Volume XXXI, Issue 23

In This Issue:
» Maricopa breaks ground on highly anticipated SR347 Overpass
» Zabawa Harvesting picks Ak-Chin Cotton
» 2017 Masik Tas kicks off with Employee Challenge

Volume XXXI, Issue 22

In This Issue:
» Ak-Chin celebrates its Veterans
» Him-Dak Museum's Elderly Thanksgiving is a delicious delight
» Men's and Women's Group featured during Community Gathering

Volume XXXI, Issue 21

In This Issue:
» Annual St. Francis Feast Day celebrated
» Ak-Chin hosts Breast Cancer Awareness Event & Pink Run
» Ak-Chin Trunk or Treat is a spooktacular success

Volume XXXI, Issue 20

In This Issue:
» 2017 Fall Intersession
» Precision AG Viwion Conference features tour of Ak-Chin Farms
» Rusty Pilot Seminar offered at Ak-Chin Regional Airport

Volume XXXI, Issue 19

In This Issue:
» Crowd gathers at Ak-Chin NARD Celebration
» Six members participate in Ma:lina Pilgrimage
» NABI and Ak-Chin Indian Community recognized at NIGA luncheon

Volume XXXI, Issue 18

In This Issue:
» Harrah's Ak-Chin Casino Expansion on the move
» St. Francis Mission School celebrates 3rd year anniversary
» History of San Juan Church featured at August Gathering