Deschene responds to Supreme Court’s dismissal of his appeal

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Election 2014

Deschene responds to Supreme Court’s dismissal of his appeal

The Navajo Nation Supreme Court has dismissed the embattled Marine Corps vet’s appeal.

Politics

Council votes to recess all items for fall session until Thursday

Because there isn’t any representation from 12 Navajo Chapters to begin acting on the slew of bills listed on its fall session agenda, the Navajo Nation Council voted Tuesday to recess until Thursday morning.

Election 2014

Shirley endorsed by Navajo Code Talker

As the Navajo Supreme Court and the Navajo Board of Election Supervisors continued with plans to address the situation with Chris Deschene, his opponent, Navajo Nation presidential candidate Joe Shirley Jr., continued to campaign.

Election 2014

With general election looming, finality for Deschene’s chance to remain a presidential candidate may come today

Embattled Navajo presidential candidate Chris Deschene’s hopes rest on Monday. He will find out, once and for all, if his name will stay on the ballot.

Obituaries

Obituaries for week of Oct. 16, 2014

Willie Natani Begay Sr., Davis Reynolds, Montoya Trujillo, Janet Joe, Gerald Gorman, and Tyron Jay Haines.

Letters

Letters: ‘I have lost faith in judicial system’

It was heartbreaking to witness Chief Justice Herb Yazzie, Associate Justice Eleanor Shirley, and Associate Justice Irene Black, whose generation experienced firsthand the loss of our beautiful Navajo language, not have the courage to make a just ruling.

Rodeo

Lucrative payouts a bust

Based on raw numbers, the inaugural International Indian National Finals Rodeo did not generate enough interest.

Election 2014

Stage set for showdown between courts, election board

The stage has been set for a possible showdown between the courts and the tribe’s election board over who has the authority to decide whether or not Chris Deschene should be allowed to run for Navajo Nation president.

News

Photo of first couple sporting Redskins gear hits the Internet

A photo of President Ben Shelly and Washington Redskins owner Dan Snyder has gone viral.

Track & Field

Page turns in strong performance at Davis Invite

The Page Sand Devils turned in a strong performance at the Bud Davis Cross-Country Invitational in Tuba City, capturing the boys’ and girls’ divisions.