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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 […]

COVID-19 killed 252 of our Relatives, as of 6.2.20

PRESS RELEASE – The Navajo Department of Health, in coordination with the Navajo Epidemiology Center and the Navajo Area Indian Health Service, reported 54 new cases of COVID-19 for the Navajo Nation and four more deaths. The total number of deaths has reached 252 as of Tuesday. Preliminary reports from nine health care facilities indicate […]

Coalmine, NM: Extreme critical emergency situation. Help needed. 5.7.20

I received the following email this morning, 5.7.20, and I’m posting it immediately. The email was sent to Navajo Nation Jonathan Nez, his chief of staff, Paulson Chaco, Council Speaker Seth Damon, among others. I will be emailing Nez & Damon to ask if they have responded to this CALL for HELP. Hopefully Nez is […]

COVID-19 has claimed 13 of our Dine’ relatives; 321 total cases as of 4.4.20

6:44 pm PRESS RELEASE – 321 total positive cases of COVID-19 for the Navajo Nation, one more death confirmed WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. — The total number of positive tests for COVID-19 has reached 321 for the Navajo Nation as of Saturday – an increase of 51 cases since Friday, according to the Navajo Department of […]

Navajo deaths at 12; total COVID-19 cases at 270

7:36 pm PRESS RELEASE 270 total positive cases of COVID-19 for the Navajo Nation, four more deaths confirmed WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. — The Navajo Department of Health and Navajo Area Indian Health Service, in coordination with the Navajo Epidemiology Center, reported that the total number of positive tests for COVID-19 has reached 270 for the […]

Navajo Nation’s 40 new COVID-19 cases pushes total to 214, 4.1.20

7:40 p.m. PRESS RELEASE – 40 new cases of COVID-19 reported for the Navajo Nation WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. — According to the Navajo Department of Health and Navajo Area Indian Health Service, in coordination with the Navajo Epidemiology Center, the number of positive tests for COVID-19 has reached a total of 214 for the Navajo […]

128 of our Dine’ relatives have COVID-19; curfew 8 pm – 5 am, 3.29.20

PRESS RELEASE – Curfew takes effect for Navajo Nation as COVID-19 cases reaches 128 WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. — According to the Navajo Department of Health and Navajo Area Indian Health Service, in coordination with the Navajo Epidemiology Center, the number of positive tests for COVID-19 has reached a total of 128 for the Navajo Nation […]

A total of 115 of our Dine’ relatives infected by COVID-19, 3.28.20

PRESS RELEASeE- 115 reported cases of COVID-19 for Navajo Nation, as of 10: 52 pm, 3.28.20 WINDOW ROCK – Navajo Nation President Jonathan Nez and Vice President Myron Lizer were informed by the Navajo Department of Health and Navajo Area Indian Health Service, in coordination with the Navajo Epidemiology Center, that the number of positive […]

COVID-19 takes lives of 2 of our Dine’ relatives

The death of two members of the Navajo Nation was not the first sentence in an early Friday night press release from Navajo Nation President Jonathan Nez and Vice President Myron Lizer Friday It was the second sentence: “They also confirmed two deaths related to COVID-19.” The title of the Nez-Lizer press release was: “21 […]

Just Saying…makes heart cry

There are thing that I hear when I attend our Navajo government meetings that makes my heart cry. Navajo Area Indian Health Services Director Roselyn John informed the Navajo Council today that some of the 14 members of the Navajo Nation are below the age of 12. Navajo Council Delegate Amber Kanazbah Crotty cried as […]