Two days after Yuba County supervisors approved leasing 21⁄2 acres in a foothills park to the Tsi Akim Maidu Indians, the tribe's chairman declared it "one of the best days of my life."

"How many best days of my life can you have?" Don Ryberg asked a large gathering of tribe members and county leaders at Sycamore Ranch Park. "This is one."

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