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Colorado River Indian Tribes

3/11/2019

article Drug rivalry blamed for 2014 murder on CRIT reservation
(Arizona) -- Federal authorities report that a drug-dealing rivalry was the motivation for the 2014 shooting death of a woman on the Colorado River Indian Reservation...

1/20/2019

article CRIT voters approve ordinance to allow for leasing some water rights
(Arizona) -- By a margin of close to 2 to 1, voting members of the Colorado River Indian Tribes approved Jan. 19 an ordinance to allow Tribal leaders to negotiate for...

1/15/2019

article Tribal members to vote on leasing water to outside interests
(Arizona) -- Members of the Colorado River Indian Tribes will vote Saturday, Jan. 19 on a proposed ordinance to allow for the lease of a portion of the Tribes’...

12/10/2018

article March calls attention to violence and drug abuse
(Arizona) -- The third “Stand Strong Together” march against violence and drug and alcohol abuse was held Dec. 8. Marchers went from the marquee of the...

12/2/2018

article Moses re-elected Tribal Vice Chairman
(Arizona) -- The members of the Colorado River Indian Tribes have decided to re-elect Keith Moses as the Tribal Vice Chairman. In the Tribal election held Dec. 1, Moses...

11/26/2018

article Platforms for Dec. 1 Tribal election candidates
(Arizona) -- The following platforms were submitted to the Colorado River Indian Tribes’ Enrollment Office for publication before the Dec. 1 CRIT general election...

11/13/2018

article Colorado River Indian Tribes Offer Large Supply of Water to Arizona’s Drought Contingency Plan
(Arizona) -- The Colorado River Indian Tribes (CRIT) Tribal Council in western Arizona has offered the State of Arizona 50,000 acre feet of water a year for three years...

8/22/2018

article CRIT to make $2 million per year for fallowed farmland
(Arizona) -- The Colorado River Indian Tribes (CRIT) Tribal Council has approved a System Conservation Agreement which will provide the Tribes with more than $2 million...

8/15/2018

article CRIT Artisan showcase unveiled
(Arizona) -- The Artisans of the Colorado River Indian Tribes had their latest artist showcase unveiled Aug. 9 at the CRIT Library. The featured artisan is Ferdina...

7/8/2018

article Patch returned as CRIT Chairman
(Arizona) -- After being recalled in April, Dennis Patch has been returned as Chairman of the Colorado River Indian Tribes. In a special election held July 7, Patch was...

7/5/2018

article CRIT at the table as Arizona talks drought contingencies
(Arizona) -- The Colorado River Indian Tribes (CRIT) was one of many Arizona entities and stakeholders who met to discuss contingency plans to deal with the worsening...

7/3/2018

article CRIT Special Election set for July 7
(Arizona) -- Members of the Colorado River Indian Tribes are reminded to vote in the special election this Saturday, July 7. The Tribal Chairmanship and a seat on the...

6/26/2018

article Platforms for candidates for CRIT Special Election
(Colorado) -- The Colorado River Indian Tribes will hold a special election July 7 to fill the office of Tribal Chairman and a seat on the Tribal Council. The special...
article Platforms for candidates for CRIT Special Election
(Arizona) -- The Colorado River Indian Tribes will hold a special election July 7 to fill the office of Tribal Chairman and a seat on the Tribal Council. The special...
article Colorado River Indian Tribes Declares Closure of Designated Areas due to EXTREME Fire Danger
(Arizona) -- The following areas within the Colorado River Indian Reservation are closed to public access until further notice, beginning June 29 2018 to October 31 2018...

6/12/2018

article Changes proposed to CRIT traffic code
(Arizona) -- A public hearing on amending the Colorado River Indian Tribes’ traffic code has been set for 6 p.m. Wednesday, June 13 in the Tribal Council Chambers...
article “Meet the Candidates” for CRIT special election
(Arizona) -- Members of the Colorado River Indian Tribes are invited to attend a “Meet the Candidates” event for candidates in the Special Tribal Council...

5/12/2018

article Colorado River Tribes' plan to lease water to Tucson area is on hold after recall
(Colorado) -- The fate of a water-leasing efforts by the Colorado River Indian Tribes is unclear after a recall election that narrowly forced the architect of that plan...

5/5/2018

article Colorado River Indian Tribes Vote To Recall Two Councilmembers
(Colorado) -- Members of the Colorado River Indian Tribes in Western Arizona voted to recall two members of the Tribal Council, including chairman Dennis Patch. Patch...

5/1/2018

article Tribal recall unseats Colorado River Indian Tribes chairman, councilwoman
(Arizona) -- Members of the Colorado River Indian Tribes voted over the weekend to remove Dennis Patch as tribal chairman. In a special recall election, the unofficial...

4/30/2018

article Patch recalled as CRIT Chairman
(Colorado) -- By a very narrow margin, members of the Colorado River Indian Tribes voted April 28 to remove Dennis Patch as Tribal Chairman. In a special recall election...

4/27/2018

article Leaders Of Colorado River Indian Tribes Face Recall
(Arizona) -- Leaders of the Colorado River Indian Tribes are facing a recall election on Saturday. The recall effort came after leadership tried to negotiate leases for...

4/26/2018

article Water leases at heart of recall vote within Arizona tribe
(Arizona) -- Members of the Colorado River Indian Tribes are considering whether to recall their chairman and council members. Water is the source of the strife. The...

4/23/2018

article Founder of CRIT Recall says it was never anything personal
(Arizona) -- Members of the Colorado River Indian Tribes who are eligible to vote are reminded to vote in the special election this Saturday, April 28. The subject of...
article Statements from Tribal Council members on recall
(Arizona) -- The following statements regarding the recall of the Colorado River Indian Tribes' Tribal Council were published in the Manataba Messenger, the official...
article Water leases at root of recall effort on Colorado River Indian Reservation
(Arizona) -- The Mojave Indians call themselves Pipa Aha Macav — “The People by the River.” The Colorado River is the economic and spiritual heartland...

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