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Hale questions chapter misuse of money

An issue not discussed in the state of the nation report by President Russell Begaye on Monday was embezzlement of money by chapter officials.

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Delegate wants economic boss out

A bill recommending the removal of the executive director for the Division of Economic Development, Crystal Deschinny, is ready for Resource and Development Committee action.

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AP finds gerrymandering in all 3 rez states

If new statistics released by the Associated Press are to be believed, gerrymandering in the Four Corners is the rule rather than the exception.

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Former Tohatchi area delegate passes on

Former Navajo Nation Council Delegate Peterson Becenti Yazzie, who served three terms from 1999 to 2011, has died.

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Crotty testifies on Amber Alert before Senate panel

Navajo Nation Council Delegate Amber Kanazbah Crotty has diligently worked toward the Navajo Nation developing its own Amber Alert system.

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Questions remain over use of ‘Big Bo’

It was, by far, the most controversial land purchase in the history of the Navajo Nation, a purchase that helped to bring down a tribal chairman and caused a revolt that included sweeping changes that are still felt today.

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Whippoorwill calls on chapter prez to resign

Whippoorwill Chapter’s vice president and secretary have called on the chapter president to resign after reports surfaced of her and her family members rifling through documents at the chapter house while it was closed…

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Audit shows large bonus payments

Some tribal employees are making out like bandits when it comes to getting bonuses from the tribe

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Deschene joins D.C. law firm to work in energy development

Former candidate for Navajo Nation president Chris Deschene has joined a Washington, D.C., law firm to work in energy development.

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Three recommended for chief justice

The Law and Order Committee has recommended three names to Navajo Nation President Russell Begaye for appointment to chief justice of the Navajo Nation Supreme Court.