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New legislation calls on Navajo Nation Council to confirm deputy attorney general nominee
FARMINGTON — New legislation seeks to confirm Kimberly Dutcher as deputy attorney general for the Navajo Nation. Dutcher was appointed in March by…
Aug 17, 2019 07:00 UTC Read More

Navajo Nation pays tribute to Diné warriors on Navajo Code Talker Day
WINDOW ROCK – Navajo Nation President Jonathan Nez and Vice President Myron Lizer were joined by Navajo veterans, youth, elders, dignitaries, and many…
Aug 15, 2019 06:59 UTC Read More

Navajo Nation proclaims “Navajo Nation Code Talkers Week” Aug. 12-16
WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. – Navajo Nation President Jonathan Nez, 24th Navajo Nation Speaker Seth Damon and Chief Justice JoAnn Jayne signed a…
Aug 14, 2019 07:00 UTC Read More

Navajo Nation and City of Albuquerque Sign Agreement to Combat Racism
The Navajo Nation and the city of Albuquerque, New Mexico have signed an agreement aimed at protecting Navajo tribal members from discrimination.
Aug 12, 2019 06:59 UTC Read More

Navajo Nation Council refers bill to revise energy outlook to committee
FARMINGTON — The Navajo Nation Council has sent the Resources and Development Committee a bill that calls for transitioning the tribe's energy future away…
Jul 22, 2019 06:59 UTC Read More

Navajo Nation welcomes Gen. Wesley K. Clark for renewable energy talks
THOREAU, N.M. — Navajo Nation President Jonathan Nez and Council Delegate Edmund Yazzie welcomed U.S. Army General Wesley K. Clark to the Navajo…
Jul 16, 2019 07:00 UTC Read More

'That was transportation then': Horse ride starts Navajo Nation Council session
The horse ride is an annual tradition that honors past leaders who rode horses to Navajo Nation Council sessions in Window Rock, Arizona.
Jul 16, 2019 07:00 UTC Read More

Longtime Navajo Nation Lawmaker Resigns, Citing Health
A longtime Navajo Nation lawmaker has resigned, citing health reasons.
Jul 15, 2019 06:59 UTC Read More

Nez Welcomes General Clark to Navajo Nation News for Page Lake Powell Arizona
A highly decorated, retired four-star general visited the Navajo reservation last week. “It's an honor to welcome General Clark to the Navajo Nation to discuss…
Jul 15, 2019 06:59 UTC Read More

Navajo Nation Council to mull renewable energy resources bill
FARMINGTON — Legislation that proposes the Navajo Nation focus on generating revenue from renewable energy sources is headed to the Navajo Nation…
Jul 13, 2019 06:59 UTC Read More

Meet the LGBTQ2S Woman Who Ran for President of Navajo Nation
History was made in 2018 when Trudie Jackson became the first out trans and two-spirit Native woman to run for president of Navajo Nation, a Native American…
Jul 10, 2019 06:59 UTC Read More

New Navajo Nation Cancer Center Means Treatment Closer to Home
The hospital, on the rural Navajo Nation, now has a cancer treatment center that offers chemotherapy and testing. It is also sensitive to different cultural belief…
Jul 07, 2019 06:59 UTC Read More

From Navajo Nation to Rookie of the Year
Last year, in his debut season, 21-year-old American bull rider Keyshawn Whitehorse won the Rookie of the Year title. This season the expectations were high,…
Jul 03, 2019 06:59 UTC Read More

Community information: Annual running for a healthy Navajo Nation includes chapter south and west of Gallup
Navajo Nation Special Diabetes Program has announced the course for the Running for a Stronger and Healthier Navajo Nation Relay Run that will cover 227…
Jun 18, 2019 07:00 UTC Read More

Navajo Nation Signs Agreement for Second Phase of Buyback Agreement
The Navajo Nation again is trying to consolidate land that has multiple owners within the reservation. The tribe recently signed an agreement with the.
Jun 17, 2019 06:59 UTC Read More

Navajo Nation voices support for the protection of Grand Canyon from uranium mining at U.S. Capitol
Vice President Myron Lizer joins Natural Resources Committee Chairman Raúl Grijalva in support of H.R. 1373, the Grand Canyon Centennial Protection Bill.
Jun 11, 2019 06:59 UTC Read More

Navajo Nation officials back funding for youth employment program
FARMINGTON — A supplemental funding request to provide $3 million to help chapters operate summer youth employment programs was approved by Navajo…
Jun 10, 2019 06:59 UTC Read More

Drought Intensifies the Navajo Nation's Ongoing Water Shortage (in Photos)
Although drought conditions are improving across most of the U.S., more than 40 percent of Navajo households still don't have running water at home.
Jun 08, 2019 06:59 UTC Read More

Federal Loans Brings Hopes Of Cheaper, More Reliable Electricity To Navajo Nation
The utility company in charge of powering the Navajo Nation, where roughly 10 percent live without power, is receiving a $94 million federal loan for two.
May 31, 2019 06:59 UTC Read More

Meskee Yatsayte, Navajo Nation Missing Persons Brief but Spectacular
The Brief But Spectacular team recently brought attention to the volume of sexual assault cases in the Navajo Nation. Now, Meskee Yanabah Yatsayte, leader of…
May 31, 2019 04:07 UTC Read More

Disaster declaration frees up funds for Navajo Nation
WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. (AP) — U.S. President Donald Trump has granted a disaster declaration for the Navajo Nation in response to severe storms earlier this…
May 28, 2019 07:00 UTC Read More

Trump Signs Disaster Declaration for Navajo Nation After Winter Snow
President Donald Trump has signed a major disaster declaration for the Navajo Nation. KNAU's Ryan Heinsius reports, it follows significant winter snowfall.
May 22, 2019 06:59 UTC Read More

More than 200 families on Navajo Nation in Arizona get power
Hundreds of Native American families on the Navajo Nation in northeastern Arizona now have electricity for the first time.
May 21, 2019 07:00 UTC Read More

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