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...
Current Events This Week and Beyond

Current Events This Week and Beyond

Get up close and personal with Navajo grassroots culture if you’re near Kaibeto, Arizona on the Navajo Reservation all day on Thursday and Friday, June 13 and 14.  It’s billed as an “Intergenerational Conference,” and you can see a sheep butchering demonstration by...
Current Events This Week and Beyond

Memorial Day Weekend 2019

We salute armed services veterans on the Navajo Nation and across the U.S. today, Memorial Day 2019, and those who paid the ultimate price fighting for and defending the freedoms we enjoy today. Winslow’s McHood State Park establishes new fees Officials posted a new...