Navajo Nation President Shelly flip-flops on proposed Grand Canyon Escalade Project

Grand Canyon Development Plan Sparks Dispute Among Navajo – NBC ABC NEWS – Navajo Nation President Ben Shelly said he plans to green-light the project and the $65 million required from the tribe for road, water and communication facilities. While overlooking the canyon from its south rim, Shelly explained, “I come here and I […]

Grand Canyon controversy: Critics say national treasure at risk

Grand Canyon controversy: Critics say national treasure at risk. Confluence Partners developer Lamar Whitmer sounds like he wants a legal battle because he’s going to win. “I’m going to win in the end,” Lamar told CBS news. So does that mean that Lamar will be dragging we, the Navajo people, into federal court?

YouTube Video – Naabik’iyati Committee hears proposed Grand Canyon Escalade project report, 6-27-14, Part 2

Greetings Relatives/Frens/Humans, Here is the YOUTUBE VIDEO OF PART 2 of the Confluence Partners report on their proposed “Grand Canyon Escalade” project to the Navajo Council’s Naabik’iyati Committee at the Council chamber in Window Rock, Ariz., on June 27, 2014. The primary speaker for the Confluence Partners was CP legal adviser Albert Hale, a former […]

The Confluence Partners on Navajo Council Naabik’iyati Committee June 27 agenda

The Confluence Partners, specifically Lamar R. Whitmer, will be making a report on a proposed Grand Canyon Escalade Project, which will be located at the Confluence of the Colorado River and Little Colorado River, to the Navajo Council Naabik’iyati Committee tomorrow, June 27. According to the Naabi Committee AGENDAAGENDA, Whitmer’s report is the first report […]

Accepting report on Confluence could be interpreted as supporting possible lawsuit

The Navajo Council’s Naabik’iyati Committee is officially stared. A quorum was reached at 12:20 p.m. But before a quorum was reached, committee members started listening to a report from the “Save the Confluence” families and Hopi Tribal Chairman Herman Honanie. Innovation by Delegate Nelson BeGaye. Announcements and recognitions by several delegates. Speaker Pro Temp LoRenzo […]

Meeting between Navajo Council Naabik’iyati Committee and Save the Confluence families

“The Save the Confluence” families will be presenting to the Navajo Nation Council’s Naabik’iyati Committee on Friday June 13, 2014, at 10 a.m. at the Navajo Nation Council chambers in Window Rock, Ariz. That’s according to Renae Yellowhorse. Yellowhorse stated in a June 11, 2014, press release that the Escalade Developers will also be in […]

Developers say Escalade project at Colorado River confluence on track – Navajo-Hopi Observer – Flagstaff, Arizona

Developers say Escalade project at Colorado River confluence on track – Navajo-Hopi Observer – Flagstaff, Arizona. KATHERINE LOCKE: If the project gets council approval by the end of June, and the project gets through the permitting process, the project’s developers plan to begin construction in the summer of 2015 with the goal to begin operation […]

Nuclear fuel chain and waste workshop

Here at International Film Festival at Navajo Nation Museum in Window Rock, Ariz. Tomorrow is last day of festival, which is being live streamed at: NUCLEAR FUEL CHAIN AND WASTE WORKSHOP BUFFALO BRUCE, CROW BUTTE We have been invaded by Canadians’ conducting in-suti uranium mining in Black Hills. Processing up to million pounds of […]