Hope MacDonald LoneTree, a former Navajo Nation Council delegate and the daughter of former tribal chairman Peter MacDonald, started a new job Monday as deputy commissioner of the Administration for Native Americans.Read More
Author: Cindy Yurth
African-American and Indigenous history are colorful intertwined threads that run through the tapestry of the American story, sometimes unnoticed in the dense fabric and sometimes prominently displayed.Read More
For once, something is going right on the Navajo Nation. Like, very, very right.
Some 44.5% of Navajos living on the reservation have been vaccinated for COVID-19 at least once. That’s more than any state in the union (the closest competitor is Alaska at 15.2%). Way more than the country as a whole (12.8%). And more than any country in the world except the tiny, oil-rich United Arab Emirates (44.8%).Read More
Jasmine Blackwater-Nygren, wife of former Navajo Nation Vice President candidate Buu Van Nygren, has been appointed by the Apache County Board of Supervisors to fill the Arizona House of Representatives vacancy left by the departure of District 7 Rep. Arlando Teller.Read More