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  • #16
    The majority of traditional powwows held adjacent to Wild Horse Casino and Resort on the Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indian reservation are in July. Yeah, its hot (temperature wise)! But the Arena Director, Whip Man and Whip Woman work in concert with each other to insure that all dancers stay hydrated. In years past, I've never witnessed any dancers fainting or passing out due to 100+ degree afternoons. Can't say the same for the spectators in the bleachers.

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    • #17
      I'll take the a/c all the way then passing out from the heat.
      Asema Is Sacred
      Traditional Use, Not Misuse
      Wakan Tanka please have compassion on me.
      OK Niji we are running a train with red over yellow at this powwow.

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