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Obituaries

Obituaries for April 19, 2018

This week: Rodney B. Lewis, Marie Skeets, Cecil Joe Sr., Leroy Morgan Yazzie Sr., Phil Chischilly Jr., Carolyn Curley Hubbard, and Lorene M. Dick.

News

Fire destroys structure at Chinle’s Our Lady of Fatima parish

Firefighters are battling a wind-whipped blaze on the Our Lady of Fatima parish compound that so far has destroyed a structure being used by the Southwestern Indigenous Women’s Coalition, and long-time volunteer Bob Gilroy’s trailer.

Letters

Letters: Critic is right: Almost all support Bears Ears

Last week, Maryleen Tahy, a former candidate for the San Juan County, Utah, Commission and a Blanding, Utah, resident, submitted a letter sharing her experience with the San Juan County Democratic Party and accusing the party of being taken over by Utah Diné Bikéyah (“Utah Diné Bikéyah takes over Democratic caucus,” April 5, 2018).

Obituaries

Obituaries for April 12, 2018

This week: Vera Yazzie Begay, Mary B. Smith, Bobby Hardy Sr., Herbert Murphy, Joyce Elaine Hounshell, Francis Tolino, and Thomas Woods.

News

6 treated for chemical exposure in Low Mountain

Four children and two adults were treated at Chinle Comprehensive Health Center and released Thursday afternoon after being exposed to a toxic chemical at Jeeh Deez’a Academy in Low Mountain, Arizona

Letters

Letters: Utah Diné Bikéyah takes over Democratic caucus

I want to share with people of San Juan County, Utah, my experience in the 2018 election process. I was a Democratic candidate for the San Juan County, Utah, Commission race.

Obituaries

Obituaries for April 5, 2018

This week: Laura Laurence Chaco, Lawrence M. Hickson, Pauline M. Shackelford, Stephanie Yellowhair and Hanley Tom Todecheenie.

Letters

Letters: Biakeddy was a victim of evacuation

The article about late Jane Biakeddy published in the Navajo Times (“Memories of Jane Biakeddy of Big Mountain”) dated March 8, 2018, inspired me to write this letter.

Obituaries

Obituaries for March 29, 2018

This week: Charlotte Foley Nez, Joash Christian Kebos Jr., Michelle Ann Martinez-Yazzie.

News

Eagle shootings at NAPI under investigation, reward offered

Two eagles were shot at Navajo Agricultural Products Industry and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is investigating.