Tribe extends government closure until July 26

Tribe extends government closure until July 26

WINDOW ROCK – Navajo President Jonathan Nez has extended the closure of the Navajo government until July 26 and also added another three more weekends of lockdowns for tribal members. He said his decision is based on input from tribal leaders, the vice president, and...
Navajo weekend lock down is lifted

Navajo weekend lock down is lifted

Navajo President Jonathan Nez today announced that the 57-hour weekend curfews will be lifted. “It will no longer be in place unless there is an increase of COVID-19 cases,” he said in an announcement today. The weekend lock down prevented visitors and even tribal...
Navajos in the national and world spotlight

Navajos in the national and world spotlight

We’ve been in the national and international spotlight since late March 2020 because of  Covid-19. How does it feel? Well, I live and work on the reservation. It’s been difficult — to say the latest. This coming weekend will be our eighth consecutive 57-hour...