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

Volume XXVIII, Issue 23

Featured Stories


  • Harrah's turns up Masik Tas with AJ Castillo
  • Ak-Chin Library Jams out with Board Games
  • November Community Meeting
  • November Community Gathering features life history of Lawrence and Sally Antone
  • Ak-Chin Southern Dunes completes multi-million dollar enhancement project

 

Previous Issues

Volume XXVII, Issue 22

In This Issue:
» Ak-Chin Police Department welcomes Clark, Odom and Perea
» Ultra Star celebrates 2nd anniversary
» Ak-Chin Veterans Celebration reaches 15th anniversary

Volume XXVII, Issue 21

In This Issue:
» St. Francis of Assisi celebrates Feast Day 2014
» Fun at the 2014 Ak-Chin Employee Bash
» October Community Meeting Highlights

Volume XXVII, Issue 20

In This Issue:
» Harrah's Ak-Chin Casino pushes pink for Breast Cancer Awareness
» Alyssa Garcia passes on title of Miss Indian Arizona
» "Body, Mind and Spirit - Healthy in our Communities" Phoenix NARD parade theme

Volume XXVII, Issue 19

In This Issue:
» NARD celebrates Native American culture
» 2014 Connect conference aims to foster business relationships
» Ak-Chin Cultural Resource group travels to Washington D.C. for NMAI anniversary

Volume XXVII, Issue 18

In This Issue:
» THANK YOU ALYSSA RENE GARCIA - Ak-Chin hosts All Day Farewell Celebration; O'odham leaders give tributes
» St. Francis Mission School Grand Opening unveils building history
» Norbert floods Ak-Chin

Volume XXVII, Issue 17

In This Issue:
» 2nd Anniversary Historic BIA Agent House
» August Community Meeting
» HopeKids and families enjoy fun Saturday at UltraStar
» Ak-Chin celebrates Jertson's dedicated years of service

Volume XXVII, Issue 16

In This Issue:
» Ak-Chin breaks ground on new Him-Dak Art Classroom
» Quail Run: The Future of Ak-Chin
» Is a Charter School coming to Ak-Chin? Topic of discussion for July's Community Gathering

Volume XXVII, Issue 15

In This Issue:
» Ak-Chin Pavilion hosts "Riser," Bentley's first headliner tour
» Screening of "True Love" at UltraStar honors late Marine and actor
» Growth and expansion theme of July Community Meeting

Volume XXVII, Issue 14

In This Issue:
» 4th of July Fun in the Sun
» Saint Kateri statue unveiled, feast held
» NABI crowns new Gold champions

Volume XXVII, Issue 13

In This Issue:
» Phoenix Mercury Traveling Practice Returns to Ak-Chin
» New Zealand NABI Teams Visit
» 2014 Seniors Embark on Epic Hawaii Trip

Volume XXVII, Issue 12

In This Issue:
» Ak-Chin Multi-Purpose Justice Complex celebrates Grand Opening
» "Game" brought to Ak-Chin Gym at Legends & Royalty Basketball Event
» Ak-Chin Councilmembers attend NCAI Mid-year Conference

Volume XXVII, Issue 11

In This Issue:
» Ak-Chin Indian Community Field dedicated
» GRADUATION TIME..
» Vekol Unveils New Gas Pumps
» May Community Meeting

Volume XXVII, Issue 10

In This Issue:
» Ten Pins Down Challenge hosted by Super Bowl Committee
» Ak-Chin Promotes Stroke Awareness Day
» Council Updates

Volume XXVII, Issue 9

In This Issue:
» Ak-Chin teams win at inaugural Phoenix 3ON3 event
» Imani Antone wins Best Dance in Miss Indian World competition
» Booboo Stewart to return for X-Men: Days of Future Past at UltraStar

Volume XXVII, Issue 8

In This Issue:
» "A Union of Two Communities" - Him-Dak Celebration salutes 20 years of Harrah's & Ak-Chin
» Ak-Chin elects Robert Miguel in Special Council Election
» Aiming for a strike: Ak-Chin hosts tourney benefiting Special Olympics

Volume XXVII, Issue 7

In This Issue:
» Four Members Seek Council Vacancy in Special Election
» Council Updates
» March Community Meeting
» Unity Run makes stop in community