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Coconino National Forest moves to Stage II fire restrictions June 22 ... - Navajo-Hopi Observer

Navajo-Hopi ObserverCoconino National Forest moves to Stage II fire restrictions June 22 ...Navajo-Hopi ObserverStage II fire restrictions go into effect for Coconino National Forest June 22. The Boun...

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Navajo council waiting for special session on plant lease | KRQE ... - KRQE News...

KRQE News 13Navajo council waiting for special session on plant lease | KRQE ...KRQE News 13The Navajo Nation Council has tabled legislation seeking to extend the lease on a coal-fired power plant in ...

Navajo Council Waiting for Special Session on Plant Lease ... - U.S. News & World...

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Navajo Code Talker documentary to show on Wednesday - Farmington Daily Times

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Navajo Generating Station Owners Deny Deadline Extension - Power Engineering Magazine

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Another costly Navajo housing project: $447K modular homes - AZCentral.com

AZCentral.comAnother costly Navajo housing project: $447K modular homesAZCentral.comAfter failing to spend nearly a half-billion dollars in federal housing funds over a decade, a Navajo Nation agency ...

Navajo plant gives Donald Trump chance to save coal industry ... - Washington Times

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Law and Order Committee supports the family of late Navajo Officer Leander Frank at the National Peace Officers’ Memorial Service

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Members of the Law and Order Committee attended the 36th Annual National Peace Officers’ Memorial Service on Monday at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C. to support the late Navajo Nation police officer Leander Frank’s family. Officer Leander Frank, who lost his life during the line of duty in August 2016, was one of the 118 officers recognized during the national memorial ser...

New NHA Board state their goals and expectations with top NHA officials

WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. - The incoming Navajo Housing Authority (NHA) Board of Commissioners held a three-hour introductory work session with top NHA officials on June 7 at the Navajo Nation Quality Inn Restaurant according to a press release issued by the authority.The purpose of the session was to get to know one another and put names to faces and to discuss pressing topics and issues in preparation ...

Peter Deswood, Jr., champion of local governance, passes on at 66

FARMINGTON, NM – Peter Deswood, Jr., the man who took local empowerment to new heights through Kayenta Township, served three tribal presidents, and won a seat on the Navajo Nation Council in 1978 after the Navajo Court of Appeals reinstated him because the Navajo Board of Election Supervisors (NBOES) deemed him “too young” to run for office, passed away on Monday February 15, 2016 at 4:...

President Begaye says the Navajo Nation could become the largest employer in the Southwest

TWIN ARROWS – On May 10, President Russell Begaye opened the Second Annual Navajo Nation Economic Summit at Twin Arrows Casino and Resort in Flagstaff, Ariz.“We look forward to continually working with you to build the economic future of the Navajo Nation. Creating small businesses on the Navajo Nation is a process, and you must be committed to developing your business on Navajo,” said President B...

One dead, and three wounded in early morning shooting at NAU

8 a.m. update: The victims have been identified as Nicholas Prato, Kyle Zientek and Nicholas Piring. The deceased student is Colin Brough.FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - According to a statement posted on the Northern Arizona University website four people were shot at the Northern Arizona University campus in Flagstaff, AZ, early Friday. According to the Northern Arizona University Police Department, the...
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