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Maurice Lyons dies at 63; chairman of Morongo Band of Mission Indians

As tribal chairman, Lyons oversaw construction of a $250-million casino-resort and worked on cultural preservation and youth education programs.

Tribal Chairman Martin Honored by Banning Chamber of Commerce

Dozens of federal, state and local leaders gathered as the Banning Chamber of Commerce presented its Excellence in Leadership Award to Tribal Chairman Robert Martin 

Richard Milanovich Dies at 69

Richard Milanovich, a longtime chairman of Riverside County's Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians and a leader in the effort to legalize and grow the state's tribal gaming industry, died Sunday. He was 69.