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Chino Valley in Brief: Highway 89 lane closures this week
Cathy Frei, volunteer at the Chino Valley Public Library, looks over the books available at the library's September book sale, featuring old and classic books.
Sep 18, 2019 04:00 UTC Read More

Hot rods, rat rods and more: Rockabilly Riot returns to Carson City beginning Thursday
Hot rods, rat rods, souped up trucks and the men and women who made them will be making their way into the capital city this week for the annual Rockabilly…
Sep 17, 2019 21:54 UTC Read More

New hires hint at how Spotify is thinking about sports and news podcasts
Welcome to Hot Pod, a newsletter about podcasts. This is issue 225, dated September 10, 2019. Platisher, ye cometh. Spotify has made two interesting…
Sep 10, 2019 15:18 UTC Read More

Soda Taxes: How One Simple Change Could Prevent Over 600,000 Obesity Cases
Regular and diet soda have been linked to obesity and early death, and movements to tax soda have gained ground this year. Now scientists propose that we've…
Sep 05, 2019 06:59 UTC Read More

Call center may answer the need for jobs in Kayenta
WINDOW ROCK. phone keyboard. Navajo Times | Donovan Quintero Kayenta Township hopes to open a call center. Kayenta Township Manager Gabriel…
Aug 16, 2019 06:59 UTC Read More

For This Navajo Doctor, Listening Is Medicine
Michael Tutt, chief medical officer for the Tséhootsooí Medical Center. As one of the few Native American physicians, he employs traditional and western…
Aug 15, 2019 06:59 UTC Read More

Gold King mine spill 'still hurting' New Mexico 4 years later
in 2015 the Gold King Mine sent toxic waste into the Animas and San Juan rivers. Some are still fighting to get damage claims paid.
Aug 05, 2019 07:00 UTC Read More

Navajo Nation offers support and assistance for Museum Fire efforts
WINDOW ROCK – Navajo Nation President Jonathan Nez and Vice President Myron Lizer are cautioning Navajo residents of potential risks such as smoke…
Jul 24, 2019 06:59 UTC Read More

U.S. House approves one-year moratorium on oil and gas drilling near Chaco National Park
WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. — Navajo Nation President Jonathan Nez and Vice President Myron Lizer extended their appreciation to U.S. House Assistant Speaker…
Jul 09, 2019 07:00 UTC Read More

Allen Salway Talks Life In Navajo Nation, Social Media Amplifying His Voice, And Self-Care
'I oftentimes find myself correcting my own educators and peers about the true nature of the original inhabitants of this land'
Jun 17, 2019 06:59 UTC Read More

U.S. Officials Delay Oil Leases Near Sacred Tribal Land in New Mexico And Colorado
U.S. Interior Secretary David Bernhardt has agreed to put off oil and gas leasing for a year on land that Native Americans consider sacred surrounding Chaco…
May 30, 2019 06:59 UTC Read More

Navajo To Open First Cancer Center In Indian Country
The Navajo Nation will house the first cancer center in Indian Country, in Tuba City.Navajos with cancer often must travel more than a hundred miles to visit an…
May 29, 2019 06:59 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 06:59 UTC Read More

Arizona House OKs Navajo school voucher fix, Senate next
PHOENIX — The Arizona House unanimously approved emergency legislation giving a handful of Navajo children another year to use their vouchers for private…
May 24, 2019 06:59 UTC Read More

Tribal and Health Leaders Mark Major Advancement in Cancer Care for American Indians
Tuba City, Arizona, May 23, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Leaders of the Navajo Nation, the Tuba City Regional Health Care Corporation (TCRHCC), and the…
May 23, 2019 06:59 UTC Read More

Trump OKs Navajo Nation disaster declaration in wake of February storms
WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump this week approved a disaster declaration for the Navajo Nation in the wake of a February storm that dumped snow on…
May 23, 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 06:59 UTC Read More

Bill allows 10 Navajo Nation students to use Arizona vouchers across state lines
The Arizona Department of Education and state legislators came to a compromise that would no longer punish students and parents on the Navajo reservation…
May 21, 2019 06:59 UTC Read More

April declared Sexual Assault and Sexual Harassment Awareness Month
WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. — On April 5, Navajo Nation First Lady Phefelia Nez and Second Lady Dottie Lizer joined Navajo Nation President Jonathan Nez and…
Apr 16, 2019 07:00 UTC Read More

Navajo Nation goes green
For almost an entire century, coal has been a lynchpin of the Navajo economy. But after a series of coal plant closures, the tribe is now looking at more…
Apr 08, 2019 06:59 UTC Read More

Bashas’ holds grand opening for Navajo Nation grocery store
Valley-based grocery chain Bashas' opened its first newly built store in a decade this week in a Navajo Nation community in eastern Arizona.
Apr 05, 2019 07:00 UTC Read More

Dire streets: muddied roads and broken promises on the Navajo nation
In rain or snow, Route 5010 in New Mexico is impassable – and highlights the government's shameful neglect of Native people.
Apr 02, 2019 07:00 UTC Read More

Navajo Nation Council ceases efforts to acquire coal-fired power plant in Arizona
A coal-fired power plant in Arizona will most likely be taken offline and close completely at the end of the year after the Navajo Nation voted against the…
Mar 26, 2019 07:00 UTC Read More

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