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4 Investigates: Abandoned uranium mines continue to threaten the Navajo Nation
Colton Shone August 19, 2019 10:20 PM. ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — There are hundreds of abandoned uranium mines scattered across the Navajo Nation.
Aug 19, 2019 06:59 UTC Read More

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 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

Appeals court says environmental groups cannot sue Navajo Nation over coal mine IndianCountryToday.com
Miranda Faulkner Cronkite News. WASHINGTON – A federal appeals court said environmental groups cannot sue to block expansion of a coal mine owned by…
Aug 01, 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 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

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

San Juan County Holds Meeting On Navajo Nation And Discusses Worsening Road Conditions
The San Juan County Commission met in Monument Valley on Tuesday to conduct its bimonthly meeting. It was the first time the commission has ever met on…
Jul 03, 2019 06:59 UTC Read More

New Navajo Nation cancer center cuts patients' travel time
Tuba City, Ariz. • Colon cancer took a heavy toll on Loren McCabe's family. His great-grandmother was diagnosed too late to fight it. His grandfather didn't want…
Jun 27, 2019 06:59 UTC Read More

Navajo Nation Fair still in turmoil
WINDOW ROCK. Last September, former Navajo Nation Fair Manager Alvina Arviso promised Budget and Finance Committee members that she would provide…
Jun 20, 2019 06:59 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

This band wants to take ‘rez metal’ beyond the Navajo Nation
Glam metal. Death metal. Doom metal. Space metal. Since heavy metal music emerged in the late '60s and early '70s, with its intense, massive sound, countless…
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

Navajo Nation celebrates 17th annual Lori Piestewa Navajo Hopi Honor Riders
WINDOW ROCK —On May 23, Navajo Nation President Jonathan Nez joined the members of the Navajo Hopi Honor Riders for the start of the four-day 17th…
Jun 04, 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

Treaty unveiled at Navajo Nation museum
WINDOW ROCK. It was a Navajo woman whose name she never learned who convinced C.P. “Kitty” Weaver to donate her copy of the Treaty of 1868 to the…
May 30, 2019 07:00 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

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

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