23rd Navajo Nation Council Winter Session to begin Monday

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23rd Navajo Nation Council Winter Session to begin Monday

For those wanting to attend the 23rd Navajo Nation Council Winter Session, don’t go to the council chamber because renovations to the building won’t be complete until sometime around April.


Nation ‘confused, angry’ over death of family

Early last week, authorities found the bodies of two young Diné women and three children in a remote area of Santa Ana Pueblo, New Mexico.


Letters: A constitution is needed since Code fails yet again

Many months ago, the Navajo Nation was entrenched in the quagmire of Navajo Code crisis over who was to be president.


Former Arizona State Senator Carlyle Begay on Trump administration, what it means for Indian Country

Former Arizona State Sen. Carlyle Begay (R-Dist. 7) says his soon-to-be-boss, Donald Trump, will be an inclusive U.S. President.


Mel Begay out on $4,500 bond

The case of the Navajo Nation v. Mel Begay took another twist last week when he was released from tribal jail after paying a $4,500 bond pending his appeal before the Navajo Supreme Court.

Arts People

Freeland debuts latest film at Sundance

After a brilliant run by her first feature-length film, Drunktown’s Finest in 2014, she returns to debut her most recent work, Deidra & Laney Rob A Train.


‘Big plans’ for King Blizz

Inspired by music and his work as a producer, one Diné rapper has “big plans” for 2017.


Tanker crash kills 1, closes highway

Benton Fatt, 53, of Blue Gap was northbound at Milepost 429.7 at 10:42 p.m. when the pickup truck he was driving veered across the center line and struck a southbound semi truck …


California Diné fulfilling childhood dream

From an early age, almost all the signs were there that James “JJ” Jones III was meant to play football.


Wingate Bears will fight for state qualification

Sometimes all one can ask for is a little bit more mat time.