O’odham Sacred Site Defender Amber Ortega Not Guilty for Halting Border Construction, 10 am, 1.21.22

PRESS RELEASE – O’odham Community & Supporters to Hold Press Conference Regarding Recent Court Cases & Victory for Sacred Site Defender Amber Ortega Groundbreaking court ruling in favor of Indigenous religious freedom argument sets important legal precedent for Indigenous land and water protectors Tucson, AZ — On January 19, 2022, Amber Ortega, a Hia Ced […]

Navajo Council Health, Education & Human Services Committee hearing Reports on Burial Assistance, DV shelter funding, meals & transportation for Senior Centers, 2 pm, 1.11.22

It is now 2 pm, and Navajo Nation Division of Social Services Deputy Director Marlinda Littleman, is making the Report on Burial Assistance.I was Hired July 2021, and so catching up. COVID related Burial assistance was funded with General funds, CARES, UUFB and Council appropriated $2 million in CARES for Burial Assistance in April and […]

Former Bennet Freeze Area Integrated Management Plan on Navajo Council Resources Committee agenda, 9am, 1.11.22

RESOURCES AND DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE Leadership Meeting with U.S. Department of the Interior Bureau of Indian Affairs Navajo Regional Office and Division of Natural ResourcesTuesday, Jan. 11, 2022, 9 a.m.LOCATION: via Telecommunication, Call-In Number: 1-669-900-6833, Meeting ID: 732-628-2566, Passcode: 86515 Livestream will be available online at:VIMEO: www.vimeo.com/navajonationcouncilYouTube: www.youtube.com/navajonationcouncilNNC Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/navajonationcouncil/ AGENDAPRESIDING: Rickie Nez, ChairpersonThomas Walker, Jr., […]

BIA 10 Sheep Limit before Navajo Council Resources Committee, 9 am, 1.10.22

RESOURCES AND DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEELeadership Meeting with Dzil Yijiin Naal’dloshii’ Beini, Bureau of Indian Affairs, Division of Natural Resources, Department of Agriculture, and Navajo Land DepartmentMonday, January 10, 2022, 9:00 a.m.AGENDAPRESIDING: Rickie Nez, ChairpersonThomas Walker, Jr., Vice-ChairpersonLOCATION: via Telecommunication, Call-In Number: 1-669-900-6833, Meeting ID: 732-628-2566, Passcode: 86515 Livestream will be available online at:VIMEO: www.vimeo.com/navajonationcouncilYouTube: www.youtube.com/navajonationcouncilNNC Facebook: […]

UPDATES on Navajo Council special session, 1.7.22

Greetings Relatives/Frens/Humans, I will be posting On The Spot Reporting on the Navajo Nation Council Special Session today, 1.7.22, so stay tuned. You can also see my Reporting on my FB page. It is now 10:37 am, 1.7.22, and Navajo Nation Council Speaker Seth Damon announced that due to the High number of positive cases […]

Nez&Lizer: “Frequently Asked Questions for Navajo Nation Hardship Assistance,” 1.6.22

The Navajo Nation Office of the President and Vice President issued a “Frequently Asked Questions for Navajo Nation Hardship Assistance” information sheet at 5:32 p.m., 1.6.22. The OPVP stated, “Resolution CD-61-21: On December 30, 2021, Navajo Nation President Jonathan Nez and Vice President Myron Lizer signed Resolution CD-61-21 which was approved by the Navajo Nation […]

Navajo Council mtg: Chapters Continue with 3 member quorum; Confirm Harold G. Begay, Ph.D, as Navajo Education Supt., 10 am, 1.7.22

Greetings Relatives/Frens/Humans, According to the Navajo Council proposed agenda for Thursday, 1.7.22, there are only two pieces of legislation, but additional items, such as other legislation, can be added to the Council agenda by any Council member, during the Council debate on Adopting its Agenda. Legislation that qualifies as Emergency can go directly to the […]

Navajo Nation: 294 Positive COVID Cases; No Related Deaths, 1.6.22

NAVAJO OFFICE OF PRESIDENT & VICE PRESIDENT PRESS RELEASE – 294 new cases, 39,634 recoveries, and no deaths related to COVID-19, special online town hall to be held on Friday regarding rise in infections WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. – On Thursday, the Navajo Department of Health, in coordination with the Navajo Epidemiology Center and the Navajo […]

Help with Rent for Enrolled Navajos Available, 1.5.22

According to Navajo Nation Council Health, Education & Human Services Committee Chairman Daniel Tso, this Rental help program is for Navajo People living on or off the Navajo Nation. Please share this with people who are paying rent. Remember people living off the Navajo Nation are eligible. This is the website address for the “Navajo […]