Aspen Ute Foundation

courtesy photo/Deanne Vitrac-Kessler

The Standing Rock Sioux Tribe is leading a march in Washington D.C. Friday to demonstrate their continued efforts to meet with President Donald Trump. Locally, the valley’s Ute Tribe representatives will gather to show their solidarity.

Alycin Bektesh / Aspen Public Radio News

Reporter Alycin Bektesh spoke with Native leaders as they hosted a pow wow earlier this month in downtown Aspen.

Hopi Tribal Member Wants To Inspire Youth With Music

Apr 8, 2014
Aspen Ute Foundation

Ancestors of Aspen’s first inhabitants visited the area over the weekend. A Native American pow wow downtown Saturday included singing, drumming and dancing. Members of the Northern and Southern Ute tribes took part, as well as the Hopi and Pueblo tribes. Aspen Public Radio’s Marci Krivonen spoke to one of the participants. Moontee Sinquah is a Hopi tribal member from Arizona.