Daily Archives: March 18, 2020

3rd Navajo Nation citizen tests positive for COVID-19, as of 3.18.20

PRESS RELEASE, March 18, 2020, 9:25 PM: Third member of the Navajo Nation tests positive for COVID-19 coronavirus, Public Health Emergency Order issued WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. – Navajo Nation President Jonathan Nez and Vice President Myron Lizer were informed on Wednesday evening by the Navajo Department of Health that a third member of the Navajo […]

COVID-19 closes Navajo Legislative Branch 3.18.20

PRESS RELEASE, March 18, 2020. legislative Branch to close, Council to continue addressing COVID-19 legislation WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. — Speaker Seth Damon directed all Legislative Branch programs to close administrative offices and to begin implementing remote work plans for all staff on Mar. 18, 2020. The directive was issued Wednesday morning in a branch-wide communication […]

COVID-19 closes Navajo Human Rights Office

PRESS RELEASE: March 18, 2020, Navajo Nation Human Rights Commission Temporary Office Closure. St. Michaels, Navajo Nation (ARIZ) – Navajo Nation Human Rights Commission (“Commission”) will be closing the office of the Commission starting on Thursday, March 19, 2020 until further notice. The closure of office is to ensure the health safety of the staff […]

On phone line, Reporting Naabi mtg, 3.18.20

Got phone numbers to get on phone line to iisten to Navajo Council Naabik’iyati Committee meeting at Department of Dine’ Education today, March 18, 2020. The sound has background noise and words are warbled. This is why I prefer being at meetings and not relying on phone lines or live streaming. DELEGATE EUGENIA CHARLES-NEWTON sent […]

No news coverage of Navajo Council…or public access

Greetings Relatives/Frens/Humans, I just found out a few minutes ago that the Navajo Nation Council’s Naabik’iyati Committee is not being Live-Steamed on Vimero and Facebook, which I was told by Navajo Nation Council PIO Byron Shorty would happen because legislative staff are only allowing a limited number of people into the Naabik’iyati meeting, which is […]

Navajo Nation press conference, 10 am, 3.18.20

PRESS RELEASE on Press conference for COVID-19 updates WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. – Navajo Nation President Jonathan Nez and Vice President Myron Lizer were notified by the Navajo Department of Health on Tuesday afternoon of two members of the Navajo Nation who tested positive for the COVID-19 coronavirus, the first two cases on the Navajo Nation. […]