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Navajo Nation launches Tribal Access Program with USDOJ

WINDOW ROCK, Ariz.—The Navajo Nation launched the Tribal Access Program on Tuesday, November 14, 2017, in Window Rock, Arizona. The…

HUD investigation finds no compliance issues with NHA


WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. – The United States Department of Housing & Urban Development (HUD) released a Final Monitoring (investigative) Report…

Navajo Head Start Superintendent removed

WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. -The Department of Dine Education has taken action in removing the Superintendent of Navajo Head Start,…

Council Delegate Davis Filfred provides report to the Utah Tribal Leaders

OREM, Utah – Council Delegate Davis Filfred (Mexican Water, Aneth, Teecnospos, Tółikan, Red Mesa) provided a report to the Utah Tribal Leaders…

Tom Begaye, Jr., pleads guilty to murder, aggravated sexual abuse and kidnapping charges arising out of abduction and murder of...

ALBUQUERQUE – Tom Begaye, Jr., 28, entered a guilty plea this afternoon to a six-count indictment charging him with murder,…

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"DINÉ BÍ NÁ’ÁLKID TIME” TARGETS TEACHING AND PRESERVING NAVAJO LANGUAGE & CULTURE

First Navajo Language Puppet TV Pilot Kicks Off Fundraising Campaign                           ALBUQUERQUE, NM—“Diné Bí Ná’álkid Time!” or The Navajo Movie Time is the first educational Navajo and English puppet show under development to teach and preserve the Navajo language and culture through digital media. Producers Dr. Shawna L. Begay and Charmaine Jackson have teamed up to create a short TV ...

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:...

Navajo Nation Council honors the life of Navajo Code Talker David Earl Patterson, Sr.

WINDOW ROCK – On Monday, members of the 23rd Navajo Nation Council offered their condolences to the family of Navajo Code Talker David Earl Patterson, Sr., who passed away on Sunday in Rio Rancho, N.M. at the age of 94."The members of the Navajo Nation Council send their condolences and prayers to the family of Navajo Code Talker David Earl Patterson, Sr., who was a great example for all of the pe...

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...

NHA Board appoints Interim CEO with 23 years housing and NTUA experience

WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. – The Navajo Housing Authority Board of Commissioners have announced an Interim Chief Executive Officer who has 23 years of housing and NTUA experience, and previously served as Executive Director for the Southern Ute Housing Authority from 2001 to 2003 before returning to NHA in 2011. “After careful discussion among the Board and consultation with senior NHA managers,...

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Navajo Nation official arrested for 6th DWI - KOB 4

KOB 4Navajo Nation official arrested for 6th DWIKOB 4The Navajo Nation has consistently asked the United States to provide much needed resources for our veterans. Our veterans fought under the US flag...

Dorms for Diné - Navajo Times

Navajo TimesDorms for DinéNavajo TimesLivingston and her siblings were able to see the dorms they might possibly be able to stay in during an event by Lobo Rainforest to welcome Navajo students to the...

Navajo Deer Population in Decline - lakepowelllife

Navajo Deer Population in DeclinelakepowelllifeA survey conducted by wildlife managers from the Navajo Nation's Department of Fish and Wildlife has found that the deer population on the reservatio...

Auditors seek sanctions in p-card review - Navajo Times

Navajo TimesAuditors seek sanctions in p-card reviewNavajo TimesThe auditor general's office is seeking legislative approval to enforce sanctions on some workers within the Division of Economic De...

Flu 'is everywhere,' say doctors - Navajo Times

Navajo TimesFlu 'is everywhere,' say doctorsNavajo TimesInfluenza is “in lots of places” right now and it is peaking across the United States, said Dr. Daniel B. Jernigan. “Flu is everywhere i...

Navajo Nation approves $2.45 million for eastern Navajo district grazing committees - Navajo-Hopi Observer

Navajo-Hopi ObserverNavajo Nation approves $2.45 million for eastern Navajo district grazing committeesNavajo-Hopi ObserverWINDOW ROCK — Navajo Nation President Russell Begaye signed a resolution Jan....

Navajo Prep Students Win $10K for Gold King Mine Spill Study ... - U.S. News...

Navajo Prep Students Win $10K for Gold King Mine Spill Study ...U.S. News & World ReportFARMINGTON, N.M. (AP) — Students at Navajo Preparatory School researching the lasting impacts of the 2015 Gold K...

Navajo Nation to Open First Tribal Police Academy | New Mexico ... - U.S. News...

Navajo Nation to Open First Tribal Police Academy | New Mexico ...U.S. News & World ReportGALLUP, N.M. (AP) — The Navajo Nation will train its own police officers at its new Navajo Nation Police Acade...

Farmington teacher develops Braille code for Navajo - Santa Fe New Mexican

KOB 4Farmington teacher develops Braille code for NavajoSanta Fe New MexicanFARMINGTON — A public school teacher near the country's largest American Indian reservation has developed a Braille code...

Navajo filmmaker to start shooting WWII code talkers movie - Salt Lake Tribune

Salt Lake TribuneNavajo filmmaker to start shooting WWII code talkers movieSalt Lake TribuneNavajo filmmaker to start shooting WWII code talkers movie. 2. Navajo filmmaker to start shooting WWII code ...