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5:30 PM, 10.9.20: Nez & Lizer announce Hardship Aid signed.

PRESS RELEASE – Nez-Lizer Administration approves hardship relief funds for enrolled Navajo Nation members, chapter relief funds, and broadband initiatives “All Navajo Nation CARES Act funds have now been allocated” WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. – Navajo Nation President Jonathan Nez and Vice President Myron Lizer approved two separate resolutions on Friday, adopting the hardship assistance expenditure […]

COVID-19 kills one more of our Relatives; total of 59 dead from virus 4.25.20

9:08 pm PRESS RELEASE – 97 new cases and one more death related to COVID-19 reported WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. — The Navajo Department of Health in coordination with the Navajo Epidemiology Center and the Navajo Area Indian Health Service, reported 97 new cases of COVID-19 and a total of 59 deaths for the Navajo Nation […]

Navajo Council spring session starts today 4.20.20

4.20.20 4:02 p.m. PRESS RELEASE – Navajo Nation Council to continue holding 2020 Spring Session WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. — Following a vote by the 24th Navajo Nation Council on Friday to cancel the 2020 Spring Session, President Nez vetoed the legislation Sunday afternoon. Navajo Nation Council Resolution No. CAP-27-20 was approved unanimously by consent schedule. […]

Navajo Prez planning more Weekend Curfews 4.14.20

6:19 pm PRESS RELEASE – 25 new cases of COVID-19 and five more deaths reported WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. — The total number of positive tests for COVID-19 has reached 838 for the Navajo Nation as of Tuesday – an increase of 25 positive cases since Monday, according to the Navajo Department of Health and Navajo […]

COVID-19 Deaths, positive Cases increasing among Dine’, 4.6.20

4.6.20 PRESS RELEASE – 30 new positive cases of COVID-19 for the Navajo Nation, 2,134 total negative results WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. — The total number of positive tests for COVID-19 has reached 384 for the Navajo Nation as of Monday – an increase of 30 positive cases since Sunday, according to the Navajo Department of […]

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 Prez Nez switched Town Hall to his FB, 3.29.20

PRESS RELEASE – LIVE TOWN HALL MEETING 03.29.20 NAVAJO PREZ NEZ – Join us in a few minutes when President Nez will host an online town hall meeting at 1:00 p.m. (DST) through Facebook to provide important updates on response efforts, number of cases, and supply needs. Under the advisement of health care and emergency […]

92 Dine’ relatives test positive for COVID-19, 3.27.20

PRESS RELEASE – 21 new cases of COVID-19 reported for Navajo Nation, two deaths confirmed WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. — On Friday, 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 […]

Navajo Nation: 3 new COVID-19 cases, 3.23.20

PRESS RELEASE – Three new positive COVID-19 cases reported among Navajo people WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. — Navajo Nation President Jonathan Nez and Vice President Myron Lizer were informed by the Navajo Department of Health and Navajo Area IHS that the number of positive tests for COVID-19 has reached a total of 29 for Navajo people. […]