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Fruitland man pleads guilty to selling meth

George Begay, 47, an enrolled member of the Navajo Nation who resides in Fruitland, New Mexico, pleaded guilty this week in federal court in Albuquerque to a methamphetamine trafficking charge.


Laying a foundation

CTE teachers train students to fill masonry skills gap

50 Years Ago

50 years ago: Nakai tries to quell fears of takeover

Looking at the papers back in late 1966, it appears that there was a profound fear by a number of tribal members, including those in the Navajo Tribal Council, that it would only be a matter of time before the Navajo tribal government no longer existed and that the federal government would be stepping in to run the government and make all of the decisions.


Obituaries for Oct. 6, 2016

Thomas Albert Begay Jr. CRYSTAL, N.M. — A memorial service for Thomas Albert Begay Jr., 50, of Crystal, New Mexico, will be held Saturday, Oct. 8, at 10 a.m. at


Council fights back on budget

Navajo Nation Speaker LoRenzo Bates and the Navajo Nation Council say they are not going to sit back and let the comprehensive budget they approved be altered by Navajo Nation President Russell Begaye, because they have reason to believe that his signature on the list of vetoes and the budget he signed is not legal.