The Delta variant has very much arrived at Navajo Nation and appears to be driving a recent surge in new cases. Based on current Navajo Nation case data posted on the Navajo Department of Health’s COVID data dashboard, Navajo & Hopi Families COVID-19 Relief Fund’s staff has observed multiple doublings in weekly new cases.Read More
Over the past few days, I have had an opportunity to chat with several fellow veterans, service members, military family members, and Gold Star families.Read More
Recently a meme produced by The Other 98 reported that the Navajo Nation has a 91% vaccination rate. This went viral as many Diné people, our friends and our allies embraced and celebrated this welcome positive news.Read More
This column is the only time I will write in English to help introduce the Navajo language section of the Navajo Times.Read More
One month ago, the Navajo Nation confirmed its first case of the Delta variant which is of great concern as this variant is identified as being extremely contagious with more severe symptoms.
It is reported to be 60% more transmissible than the Alpha variant, and is being referred to as two to three times more transmissible.