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Just the day before Martin Luther King Jr. Day, a vehement group against the expansion of Arizona Snowbowl and snowmaking on Dook’o’ooslííd, marched across downtown Flagstaff, urging the city council to end the city’s contract with the ski resort.

Politics

The speaker’s office reports that the 23rd Navajo Nation Council is scheduled to meet for the opening day of the winter session on Monday, Jan. 22, in the Council Chamber.

Life

For its new, Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design-certified housing project, the Hopi Tribe bought land on the outskirts of Winslow — a town close enough that people could go back to their home villages for ceremonies, and urban enough to offer jobs and higher education that is lacking on the rez.

Protecting the mountain

Protecting the mountain

  January 11, 2018
Bringing the music home

Bringing the music home

  January 11, 2018
Preventing diabetes

Preventing diabetes

  January 4, 2018

A Louisiana antiques dealer who acquired a collection of about 50 paintings and sketches by students and teachers at Chinle Boarding School wants to bring the art home for an exhibit.

For its new, Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design-certified housing project, the Hopi Tribe bought land on the outskirts of Winslow — a town close enough that people could go back to their home villages for ceremonies, and urban enough to offer jobs and higher education that is lacking on the rez.

Protecting the mountain

Protecting the mountain

  January 11, 2018
Angel to the dláaniis

Angel to the dláaniis

  November 22, 2017
Of cars and caring

Of cars and caring

  November 22, 2017

Maintaining and renewing Indigenous cultures begins with one, said Evelyn M. Begay. “It begins with individuals,” explained Begay, a traditional clothing designer from Sanders, Arizona. “Whatever tribe you belong to, you have to have that true self-identity about who you are.”

Stars and the Earth

Stars and the Earth

  December 21, 2017
Eat like who you are

Eat like who you are

  December 7, 2017
‘Sesame Street’ for Navajos

‘Sesame Street’ for Navajos

  December 7, 2017

The Navajo Times names Amber Kanazbah Crotty as the 2017 Person of the Year, a title of acknowledgement for the person who embodies what was important about the year – for better or for worse.

Rice and shine

Rice and shine

  November 30, 2017
Rocking mocs in Rockville

Rocking mocs in Rockville

  November 22, 2017
‘Little words’ before he left

‘Little words’ before he left

  November 22, 2017

Opinion

When I served on the Navajo Housing Authority Board of Commissioners, a rigorous application and interview process had gone through and the results were 59 out of 139 applicants who applied. Yours truly was one of the eight selected by a group of interviewers who sit as Council delegates today.

Business

As the Navajo Nation Gaming Enterprise celebrates the six-year anniversary of the Northern Edge Casino near Farmington today, figures from the New Mexico Alcohol and Gaming Division indicate that Navajo gaming in New Mexico continues to bring in between $19 million to $21 million every quarter in slot machine revenue to the enterprise.

McCabe named new director of DED

McCabe named new director of DED

  January 11, 2018

Upcoming events

Suicide prevention illustration, courtesy of Wikimedia Commons.

ASIST suicide first aid workshop

January 18, 8:00 am - January 19, 5:00 pm MST

Gap AZ

Two women in empty room with ceiling fan, large windows and wooden floor.

St. Michaels Chapter housing meeting

January 19, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm MST

St. Michaels AZ

Shot of shoes.

Navajo winter culture festival

January 19, 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm MST

Ganado AZ

Free family cooking classes

January 20, 9:00 am - 11:00 am MST

Phoenix AZ