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Election 2014

Begaye’s court fight delays new election date

Election officials still have not been able to announce a new date for the election of Navajo Nation president because of the ongoing battle within the tribal court system over Russell Begaye’s right to run for the post.

50 Years Ago

50 Years Ago: Audit haunts Nakai

People who saw the front page of the Dec. 17, 1964, issue of the Navajo Times probably thought at first that the administration had finally gotten its act together and managed to bring economic development onto the reservation.

50 Years Ago

50 Years Ago: First Diné doctor hired

Something happened in late November 1964 that would have a profound effect on the lives of every member of the Navajo Tribe at that time and for the future.

News

State Rep. Hale arrested for DWI

Former Navajo Nation President Albert Hale is facing driving while intoxicated charges.

Election 2014

Hopefuls prepare for transition to new leadership

Even though there is a lot of uncertainty about the coming election for Navajo Nation president, people are beginning to talk about a transition to the new leadership.

Election 2014

OHA clears Begaye to run for president

Russell Begaye is qualified to run for Navajo Nation president.

Election 2014

OHA: Decision might come today on Begaye qualification

No decision today from the Office of Hearings and Appeals regarding Russell Begaye and the complaint filed against him for not being qualified to run for tribal president.

50 Years Ago

50 Years Ago: Hopi’s lawyer hits pot of gold

There had been a lot of stories over the past two years in the paper about Robert Littell, the general counsel of the Navajo Tribe who had come under attack

Election 2014

Challenge to Begaye’s candidacy still at OHA

The candidacy of Russell Begaye for president was still up in the air Wednesday after a two-day hearing before the Office of Hearings and Appeals.

Election 2014 News

Another big day for ’14 Navajo Nation elections

Today is going to be another big day in the ongoing saga of the 2014 Navajo Nation elections.