Colorado River Indian Tribes

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LAS VEGAS- Leaders from the Cocopah and Colorado River Indian Tribes in Yuma and La Paz counties met last week with water leaders from the seven states along the Colorado River for an annual water conference here.

The U.S. Supreme Court denied a request to review the legality of the Indian Child Welfare Act.

KAWC’s Stephanie Sanchez has more.

AWC Celebrates New Facility In La Paz County

Dec 14, 2016
Stephanie Sanchez

Arizona Western College celebrated its new facility in La Paz county Monday afternoon at a ribbon cutting ceremony attended by local leaders and AWC officials.

KAWC’s Stephanie Sanchez reports.


A deal between a coalition of tribes and the Lower Colorado Region of the Bureau of Reclamation aims to address concerns over drought and water levels in the nation’s largest reservoir. The deal is also an economic boost for the tribes.