The Navajo Nationl Amber Alert for missing children Jayda John and Jaylee Spencer has been cancelled, 11.25.20

The Navajo Department of Investigations has confirmed the children were located and are safe and in Navajo Police Department custody. Kristy Pinal is in police custody. The case remains under investigation and additional information will be provided as it becomes available. 11.22.20 PRESS RELEASE – Navajo Division of Public Safety Issues Amber Alert for missing […]

Navajo Nation officials thank Gallup-McKinley County School Board for supporting virtual learning, 11.20.20

11.20.20 PRESS RELEASE – Navajo Nation leaders commend unanimous vote by Gallup McKinley County Schools Board of Education to return to virtual learning for students WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. – Navajo Nation President Jonathan Nez, Vice President Myron Lizer, Speaker Seth Damon and several members of the 24th Navajo Nation Council issued a letter to the […]

351 Navajo people test positive for COVID-19, 11.20.20

11.20.20 PRESS RELEASE – Navajo Nation reports record-high 351 new cases of COVID-19 and five more deaths as leaders and health experts urge public to stay home WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. – On Friday, Nov. 20, the Navajo Department of Health, in coordination with the Navajo Epidemiology Center and the Navajo Area Indian Health Service, reported […]

Copied, pasting: Contact ALL Navajo Council Delegates to Vote RED on Legislation 0274-20, 11.9.20

Greetings Relatives/Frens/Humans, The following is a Facebook post from a very wonderful and reliable individual whom I TRUST, which is why I RE-POSTED it as she requested: “Copied, pasting:‼️Contact ALL Delegates to Vote RED on Legislation 0274-20. ❌❌❌❌It will be debated tomorrow (Tues, Nov 10th, 2020) during a special NNC session. DED wants to “Modify” […]

Navajo Hardship Application Portal Opens, 6 am, 11.2.20

Navajo Nation Council Press Release – NAVAJO NATION CARES FUND HARDSHIP ASSISTANCE PROGRAM ANNOUNCEMENT (10/30/2020)WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. – The Navajo Nation CARES Fund Hardship Assistance Program provides direct emergency financial support to enrolled Navajo tribal members who have experienced negative impacts resulting from the coronavirus pandemic. APPLICATION PERIODNOVEMBER 2-30, 2020 TWO WAYS TO APPLYOnlineAccess the […]

Ni’hwiil biihi: Will Navajo Council reopen casinos? Will Council finance casinos?

Greetings Relatives/Frens/Humans: The Navajo Council is scheduled to have a one-day special session today, Nov. 2, 2020, starting at 10 a.m. via telecommunication at: VIMEO: www.vimeo.com/navajonationcouncilYouTube: www.youtube.com/navajonationcouncilNNC Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/navajonationcouncil/ The only proposed agenda item is Legislation 0262-20, which seeks Council; supporting and approval for the Navajo Nation government’s Gaming/Gambling Enterprise Reopening Full Operation Plan at […]

Controller’s Office ready to handle Hardship Assistance Program, Chapter Funds, 10.13.20

PRESS RELEASE – WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. — On Oct. 9, Navajo Nation President Jonathan Nez approved Legislation No. CS-74-20 which added more than $49 million to the CARES Fund Hardship AssistanceExpenditure Plan and approved Legislation No. CS-73-20 that provides $90 million for Navajo Nation Chapters for additional coronavirus relief aid. Both programs are funded by […]

Navajo Council Fall Session, 10 am daily, 10.19-23.20

NAVAJO COUNCIL FALL SESSION Livestream will be available online at:VIMEO: www.vimeo.com/navajonationcouncilYouTube: www.youtube.com/navajonationcouncilNNC Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/navajonationcouncil/ Greetings Relatives/Frens/Humans,The Navajo Council is convening its annual five-day Fall Session at 10 am, Monday, 10.19.20. Navajo President Nez is scheduled to present the State of the Nation address Monday. I wonder if Nez will renew his request to the Council […]

Navajo Hardship Assistance Application APPROVED, 10.15.20

Greetings Relatives/Frens/Humans! The Navajo Council Budget & Finance Committee unanimously approved the eligibility criteria, application and approval process for Hardship Assistance today, Oct. 15. The B&F Committee made three minor changes to Legislation 0251-20, which sought final approval from the Budget and Finance Committee of the Hardship assistance eligibility criteria, application, and approval process, before […]

Navajo Council Law & Order Committee meeting 7 am, 10.15.20

AGENDA OF THELAW AND ORDER COMMITTEE24TH NAVAJO NATION COUNCILSPECIAL MEETING -TELECONFERENCEOctober 15, 20207:00 A.M.Teleconference call number: (928) 223-3960)PRESIDING: Honorable Eugenia Charles-Newton, ChairwomanHonorable Otto Tso, Vice ChairpersonLOCATION: Via Teleconference[ ] Honorable Eugenia Charles-Newton [ ] Honorable Otto Tso[ ] Honorable Vince James [ ] Honorable Edmund Yazzie[ ] Honorable Eugene TsoHon. Eugenia Charles-Newton Location: ______________________Hon. Vince […]