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Feb 02  President Begaye said Students Shouldn't be punished for Expressing Pride in their Culture

Feb 01  Notice of DSR Office Closures: St. Michaels and Greasewood

Feb 01  Speaker Bates appoints Pete Ken Atcitty as Chief of Staff

Feb 01    Navajo Nation Loses a Broadcast Legend in George Werito

Jan 29  Navajo Department of Self Reliance - January 2016 Newsletter

Jan 28    Assistant Secretary of Army (Civil Works) Jo Ellen Darcy Visits the Navajo Nation

Jan 27  Jim R Parris Confirmed as Controller of the Navajo Naton

Jan 26  Navajo Nation President to Sign the First Native Veterans Act Into Law

Jan 25  OPVP Hosts Appreciation Dinner to Honor 2015 WNFR Competitors and Champions

Jan 25    2016 Opening Winter Session of NN Council Foregoes Verbal Reports from both OPVP and Office of the Speaker

Jan 24  OPVP Mourns Passing of Navajo Radio Personality George Werito

Jan 22  Navajo Nation Division of Public Safety Announce Job Vacancy for Chief of Police

Jan 22    "We are a Nation, Not a Federal Program", President Begaye states at AZ Tribal Legislative Day

Jan 22    Vice President Nez meets with NM Legislators to find solutions to tif, Capital Outlay Funding for Navajo Nation Projects

Jan 22    Navajo Code Talker Ernest Yazhe Laid to Rest

Jan 20  Passing of Navajo Code Talker Alfred Peaches

Jan 19    Navajo Nation - A Window of Economic Opportunities

Jan 15  Proclamation in Honor and Recognition of Navajo Code Talker Ernest Yazhe

Jan 15  OPVP Issues Proclamation Honoring Code Talker Ernest Yazhe, Flags to Fly at Half Mast January 19

Jan 14    Secretary Jewell Announces Congressional Funding for new Facilities at Cove Day School

Jan 12  Navajo Yes Announces 2016 Navajo Parks Race Series for the Dine Nation

Jan 12  Begaye-Nez Administration Saves 48 Jobs, NSDP Employees to Report to Work Tomorrow

Jan 11  Navajo Nation Museum to Feature Unique Exhibit Called Jo’Jini’

Jan 08  Public Hearings Push Veteran Concerns and Approval of Veterans Act

Jan 07    Navajo Veteran Act Public Hearing set for January 7, 2016 has been cancelled and rescheduled

Jan 06  President Russell Begaye and Vice President Jonathan Nez fill cabinet seats with Navajo scientist and engineer

Jan 05  NNDNR: Navajo Walking Trails Press Conference To Be Held

Dec 31  PSA: Navajo Nation Dept. of Veterans Affairs & Office of the President and Vice President hosting Public Hearing regarding NN Veterans Act 2016

Dec 31  Navajo Nation Council confirms Garret Silversmith as the new Director of the Navajo Division of Transportation

Dec 31  Happy New Year from the Office of the President and Vice President

Dec 30  President Begaye and Vice President Nez Honor the Voices of the Navajo People

Dec 28  Mr. Arlando S. Teller Appointed to Arizona Transportation Board

Dec 28  President Begaye and Vice President Nez Affirm the Voice of the Navajo People in Continuing to Support the Line-Item Veto

Dec 23  Gallup Independent Newspaper published article with inaccurate information titled "Budget befuddlement: St. Michaels Chapter approves wrong carryover budget, moves forward (Dec. 22, 2015)

Dec 22  Navajo Students Among Graduates at Fort Lewis College's Winter 2015 Commencement

Dec 22    Planting Seeds of Hope Through Community Dialogue About Suicide Prevention

Dec 16  Building Communities of Hope Tour Kicks Off at Thoreau High School

Dec 16  Council Moves to Override Voice of the People In Challenging Line-Item Veto Authority

Dec 10    President Begaye Says Separating Navajo Children from their Parents and Families is Devastating

Dec 07  Navajo Nation Mourns Loss of Leonard Haskie

Dec 04    President Begaye and Vice President Nez Sign Proclamation Declaring Third Week of December As Suicide Prevention Week

Dec 04  President Begaye Advocated For Suicide Prevention

Dec 02    Vice President Nez Calls for Attention to Water Rights, Education and Medicaid In Tribal Consultant with Governor Ducey

Dec 01  Controller of the Navajo Nation Appointed By The Navajo Nation President and Vice President

Dec 01  President Begaye and Vice President Nez Sign Executive Order Launching Suicide Prevention Initiative

Nov 24    NACC Selected as Potential Operators of Navajo Nation BHP Mine

Nov 24  Navajo Division of Transportation to Host Quarterly Regional Meetings

Nov 24    President Begaye Signs MOU Between Navajo Nation and BIA to Address Infrastructure Issues in FBFA

Nov 23  Navajo DOJ Continues To Question Environmental Protection Agency's Gold King Mine Spill Recovery Efforts

Nov 23  President Begaye Signs Legislation Appropriating $500K to Teec Nos Pos Chapter Renovation

Nov 22    Vice President Nez Calls for More Attention to Existing Navajo Issues in Meeting with Secretary Jewell

Nov 20  Begaye Commends Silverton and San Juan County for Joining Effort to Designate Upper Animas Watershed as Superfund Site

Nov 19  Navajo Nation - A Haven for Year-Round Adventure (Monument Valley Marathon, Dec. 2015)

Nov 19  Beeholdzil Fighting Scouts Events Center To Host Nationally Televised Basketball Game Between Embry-Riddle and NAU

Nov 17  Navajo Nation Enters A New Dawn Of Leveraging Financial Assets

Nov 16  President Begaye Statement on Colorado Officials Disputing EPA Claims

Nov 14  President Begaye and Vice President Nez Thank Former NAPI CEO Tsosie Lewis CEO For His Service

Nov 11  President Begaye and Vice President Feed Veterans on Veterans Day

Nov 11  President Begaye and Vice President Nez Say ‘Let's Extend Our Hearts And Hands to Assist Our Veterans’

Nov 10  veteransA Navajo Code Talker's Wish

Nov 09  President Begaye Vetos $20M Aircraft Loan Legislation

Nov 09  Teesto Leaders Say President Begay Kept His Word

Nov 01  President Begaye Signs Legislation Requiring the Chief Justice to Hold Juris Doctor Degree

Nov 01  nnvpRedRibbon  Vice President Nez Clocks Miles in Support of Red Ribbon Week


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