Students and dancers hold hands at the Ignacio Intermediate School for a round dance to close out a cultural dance presentation. The Southern Ute Heritage Dancers gave presentations throughout Ignacio on Tuesday, Nov. 20 in celebration of Native American Heritage Month. This photo first appeared in the November 30, 2012, edition of the Southern Ute Drum.
Little Miss Southern Ute Jasmyn Howell (center) greets Southern Ute Tribal Councilwoman Joyce Dutchie during the 2002 Elders Thanksgiving Dinner held on Saturday, Nov. 16 at the Sky Ute Casino’s Rolling Thunder Hall. Mrs. Dutchie’s husband, Gilbert is seated at the left. This photo first appeared in the November 27, 1992, edition of the Southern Ute Drum.
Jr. Miss Southern Ute, Angelina Vicenti, Little Miss Southern Ute, Carol Whiteskunk, and First Runner-Up Little Miss Southern Ute, Dawnette Naranjo represented the Southern Ute Tribe during the annual Indian National Finals Rodeo on Nov. 19-22, in Albuquerque, N.M. This photo first appeared in the November 27, 1992, edition of the Southern Ute Drum.
The roof on the new Tribal Affairs building had previously been leaking. Repair work began right before a large winter storm approached the week prior with crew workers unable to finish before the storm hit. This photo first appeared in the December 3, 1982, edition of the Southern Ute Drum.