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

Volume XXXIII, Issue 19

Featured Stories

  • Third annual Super Hero 5k soars at Ak-Chin
  • Chairman Miguel attends Tribal Leaders Roundtable on Energy in DC
  • NARD 2019 "Celebrating O'odham Language"
  • Elder Chair Volleyball Tourney at Ak-Chin


Previous Issues

Volume XXXIII, Issue 18

In This Issue:
» Two injured in airplane crash at Ak-Chin Airport
» Extreme Midget Wrestling brings BIG excitement to UltraStar
» Elders visit New Mexico landmarks

Volume XXXIII, Issue 17

In This Issue:
» Chairman Miguel meets House Speaker Pelosi
» August Community Meeting
» Historic BIA Agent House celebrates 7th Anniversary

Volume XXXIII, Issue 16

In This Issue:
» Notah Begay III holds clinics at Southern Dunes
» Spotlight on Elder Chair Volleyball
» July Community Meeting

Volume XXXIII, Issue 15

In This Issue:
» Arizona Treasurer Kimberly Yee visits Ak-Chin Community
» Chairman Miguel elected Vice-President of Inter-Tribal Association of Arizona
» July Community Gathering focuses on bahidag harvest

Volume XXXIII, Issue 14

In This Issue:
» Overpass dedication expands SR347 corridor
» DNC Chairman visits Ak-Chin
» June Community Meeting

Volume XXXIII, Issue 13

In This Issue:
» Ak-Chin's very own strong men prove their strength in strenuous challenge
» Ak-Chin gains three new ASU Certified Public Managers
» Elders receive visit from Italy group during NABI

Volume XXXIII, Issue 12

In This Issue:
» Interior Asst. Secretary holds Listening Sessions
» Ak-Chin Regional Airport hosts NABI Fly-In
» Grammy Award-winning bands rock The Events Center

Volume XXXIII, Issue 11

In This Issue:
» Maricopa Students Celebrate New Chapters
» Harrah's pool shines on after upgrade
» Ak-Chin Sanitation shows upgrades at Open House

Volume XXXIII, Issue 10

In This Issue:
» Ak-Chin celebrates Higher Education Graduates
» Ak-Chin Language has first state certified O'odham Language Teachers
» Spotlight: Ak-Chin Regional Airport

Volume XXXIII, Issue 9

In This Issue:
» Ak-Chin GIS Department hosts San Xavier District
» Inaugural Administration Conference at Elements
» Reno speaker at April Gathering

Volume XXXIII, Issue 8

In This Issue:
» Meti earns second win, Burke takes first at 2nd Annual Ak-Chin Smash in the Sun
» Harrah's celebrates 25th Anniversary and Grand Opening of The Events Center
» Him-Dak celebrates its 28th Anniversary

Volume XXXIII, Issue 7

In This Issue:
» Unity Run brings prayers to Ak-Chin
» Ak-Chin Chairman Robert Miguel Joins Maricopa Economic Development Alliance Board of Directors
» Ak-Chin elders participate in Fort McDowell Senior Games