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COVID-19 kills 10 more Dine’ relatives & infects 175 Dine’ relatives, 12.18.20

12.18.20 PRESS RELEASE – Navajo Nation: Covid-19 positive cases increase by 175 as 57-hour weekend lockdown begins WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. — The Navajo Nation’s update to the coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic situation report from the Health Command Operations Center (HCOC) for December 18, 2020 included data for testing, results, recoveries and mortalities related to Covid-19 in […]

COVID-19 has killed 6 more Dine’ relatives; infected 347 as of 12.10.20

PRESS RELEASE – Navajo Nation: Covid-19 positive cases increaseby 368, weekend curfews continue until December 28 ROCK, Ariz. — The Navajo Nation’s update to coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic situation report from the Health Command Operations Center (HCOC) for December 10, 2020 included data for testing, results, recoveries and mortalities related to Covid-19 in and around the […]

Chinle Nursing Home reporting to Navajo Council Health Committee 12.9.20

Greetings Relatives/Frens/Humans, the Chinle, Arizona, Navajoland Nursing Home is scheduled to go before the Navajo Nation Council Health, Education & Human Services Committee Dec. 9. I looked for info on Navajos in nursing homes during COVID-19 and didn’t find any news. I did find good information from the AARP or American Association of Retired Persons […]

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 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 […]

Hardship Assistance eligibility criteria on Budget Committee, 8 am, 10.15.20

PROPOSED AGENDA OF THE BUDGET AND FINANCE COMMITTEE OF THE NAVAJO NATION COUNCILOctober 15, 2020, Special Meeting, 8 a.m.Via Teleconference:TELECONFERENCE CALL NUMBER: (928)223-3955Presiding: Jamie Henio, ChairpersonRaymond Smith, Jr., Vice Chairperson Place: Via Teleconference, Window Rock, Navajo Nation (Arizona)Members Present:_ Elmer P. Begay _ Jamie Henio Nathaniel Brown _ Raymond Smith, Jr. Amber K. Crotty _ […]

Violate COVID-19 curfew, Mandatory jail time & fine proposed in Navajo Council bill

Greetings Relatives/Frens/Humans, the Navajo Council Naabik’iyati Committee is scheduled to meet today, Thursday, 9.17.20, via teleconfenence, which means you can attend by tuning into the following social media sites: Livestream will be available online at:VIMEO: www.vimeo.com/navajonationcouncilYouTube: www.youtube.com/navajonationcouncilNNC Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/navajonationcouncil/ I posted the proposed Naabik’iyati or Naabi agenda, which I’m sure will change when the Council […]

Why are Navajo government workers afraid to openly speak out?!

My feature photo is “Two American soldiers from the 173rd Airborne Brigade help Alfred Rascon, a four-time wounded medic from a reconnaissance platoon. Thirty years later, Rascon received the Medal of Honor from President Clinton. Rascon was born in Chihuahua, Mexico. This action took place during the climax of Operation Silver City in the fight […]