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Times editor shares her journey with rural youngsters

As the youngest editor and the only female in the Navajo Times’ 50-year history, Candace Begody has been invited by at least a dozen groups to share the story of how she came upon her career.

Community

Zoo adds 2 new Mexican Grey Wolves

The Navajo Nation Zoo has two new furry faces and their names are Felipe and Redford.

Life

‘Finding Nemo’ is next movie to be dubbed into Navajo

With the Navajo-dubbed version of “Star Wars” still in demand on DVD, the next movie to be dubbed into Navajo is the Walt Disney classic “Finding Nemo.”

Arts

UNM performers bring opera to UNM-Gallup

It’s not everyday one gets to visit the opera, but a few dozen people witnessed the University of New Mexico’s Opera Theatre students perform at UNM-Gallup Monday night.

Health

Officials say rate of HIV may be leveling off

World AIDS Day is every Dec. 1 and in the Navajo Nation it’s no different.

Music

Professional orchestra wows Chinle, Many Farms students

From chord progressions to playing in sync, students from Chinle and Many Farms high schools enhanced their skills as musicians with the help of Philadelphia award-winning ensemble Orchestra 2001.

Arts

Native vision and designs

Jolonzo Goldtooth has gone from modeling to making fashions and now he is preparing to take his designs to a New York City fashion show as a featured designer.

Arts

Making moccasins

With pieces of red and white leather, Rock Point, Ariz. native Damien John led a large crowd last week at Hunters Point Boarding School through the process of making moccasins.

Community

Doing the Turkey Trot

In honor of diabetes month, Tsehootsooi Medical Center’s prevention team is trotting across the Navajo Nation to raise awareness about diabetes with their “Turkey Trot: Take Care of Your Life” event.

Community

Charter school in Navajo gains approval

The second charter school on the New Mexico side of the reservation has been approved by the New Mexico Public Education Commission and is hoping to open its doors next fall, the founders announced this week.