Budget committee to debate NGS payment option, 10 am, Tuesday

The Navajo Nation Council Budget & Finance Committee is scheduled to take up Legislation 0379-18, which seeks the support of the Budget and Finance and Naabikiyati Committees and the approval of the Navajo Nation Council of a Payment Option under an Extension Lease for the owners of Navajo Generating Station to pay Navajo Nation, at 10 a.m., Tuesday, […]

Fate of Navajo business loan fund?

The Budget and Finance Committee Bank Subcommittee is scheduled to meet at 8:30 a.m., Tuesday, Dec. 17, 2018, at the Budget and Finance Committee meeting room, Window Rock, Ariz. The Navajo Nation Council Budget and Finance Committee Bank Subcommittee is scheduled to hear a report from the Navajo Nation Department of Justice about  the Disposition […]

Zinke resigning – finally

THINK PROGRESS – Ryan Zinke will end his tenure as Interior Secretary at the end of the year, Donald Trump tweeted on Saturday. The news comes amidst a whirlwind of scandal surrounding the secretary and as inquiries into his misconduct, including an investigation referred to the Justice Department in late October for potential criminal violations. […]

Federal hearing on Missing & Murdered Native women

PRESS RELEASE: TODAY: Udall to Lead Indian Affairs Oversight Hearing on Confronting the Crisis of Missing and Murdered Native Women WASHINGTON — TODAY, Wednesday, December 12, 2018, U.S. Senator Tom Udall, vice chair of the Senate Committee on Indian Affairs, will preside over an oversight hearing on missing and murdered Native women. At 12:30 p.m. […]

International Uranium Film Festival returns to Southwest

International Uranium Film Festival Returns to the Southwest Films Reveal the Horrid Truth “It is through the courage of independent film makers that the horrid truth of the Nuclear Beast is exposed and denounced”, states Anna Rondon, uranium legacy activist, member of the Diné Nation, Executive Director of the New Mexico Social Justice Equity Institute […]

Navajo election board meeting Thursday, 11-8-18

According to the proposed AGENDA for the Navajo Board of Election Supervisors, the board will be receiving a report on the 2018 Navajo Nation General Election, which occurred Nov. 6, 2018, and campaign expense reports. The election board is scheduled to meet at 9 a.m. in the Quality Inn Business Complex conference room 107 in […]

Nez wins with 39,783 votes to Shirley’s 20,146 votes

UNOFFICIAL RESULTS FOR 2018 NAVAJO NATION GENERAL ELECTION PRESIDENTIAL RACE WITH 110 OF 110 NAVAJO PRECINCTS REPORTING: JONATHAN NEZ, 39,783 JOE SHIRLEY, 20,146 UNOFFICIAL ELECTION RESULTS from Navajo Election Administration for Navajo Nation Council, Board of Election Supervisors, Board of Education, and Referendum question on pay raises for positions of President and Vice President are […]