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Navajo News - Press Releases

Jul 28  Congressman Cole Message to Navajo Nation - YOUTUBE VIDEO

Jul 27  Running for a Stronger and Healthier Navajo Nation Proclamation

Jul 27  running  Running for a Stronger and Healthier Navajo Nation

Jul 27  President Begaye meets with U.S. Department of Education, Bureau of Indian Education

Jul 24    Honor the legacy of Navajo Code Talker Kee Etsicitty and live courageously

Jul 23  23rd Navajo Nation Council confirms three Begaye-Nez cabinet members

Jul 22  President Begaye, Vice President Nez issue statement on fluency referendum

Jul 22  Proclamation in honor and recognition of the late Navajo Code Talker PFC Kee Etsicitty

Jul 22  President Begaye orders flags at half-staff for Navajo Code Talker Kee Etscitty

Jul 21  Navajo Nation Referendum Election Night *Unofficial* Results (July 21, 2015)

Jul 20  President Begaye, Vice President Nez sign three branch chief agreement - YOUTUBE VIDEO

Jul 20    Navajo Head Start, San Juan Chapter sign MOU

Jul 20  2015 Summer Session State of the Navajo Nation - Executive Branch Report

Jul 16    Navajo Head Start partners with Navajo Technical University to help its employees obtain degrees

Jul 15  NNDNR Press Release: Bowl Canyon Recreation Area Re-Open

Jul 14  President Begaye announces new appointments to NNTRC, Navajo DOT

Jul 14    Proclamation In Honor, Recognition and Celebration of Native Youth, July 8, 2015

Jul 14  President Begaye, Vice President Nez issue proclamation, honor native youth

Jul 11  chinle report  Chinle Agency Council Report - Executive Branch Report, Wheatfields, AZ

Jul 02  President Begaye issues safety warning for Sanostee wildland forest fire

Jul 01  JOINT PRESS RELEASE: Navajo Nation leaders reach unprecedented agreement on priorities

Jun 30  President Begaye appoints two new members to Dine’ Board of Education

Jun 30  President Begaye announces new appointments to Dine’ College Board of Regents

Jun 29  Navajo Nation Museum Launches Children’s Cultural Arts Summer Program

Jun 26  President Begaye, Vice President Nez announce OPVP Veterans Liaison, attend Navajo Nation Veterans Services and Benefits Summit

Jun 24  HUD Secretary Julian Castro Message to Navajo Nation - YOUTUBE VIDEO

Jun 24  President Begaye announces $6.7 million settlement for mitigation projects

Jun 24  NNDNR Press Release: New Dawn for Navajo Nation Zoo

Jun 23    President Begaye praises Interior Department for approving gaming compact

Jun 17  NNDNR Press Release: New Land Withdrawal Designation Regulations Approved

Jun 16  Vice President Nez attends agency council, Coyote Canyon building dedication

Jun 16  President Begaye honors Navajo Code Talker Bahe Ketchum

Jun 14  President Russell Begaye Honors Bahe Ketchum - YOUTUBE VIDEO

Jun 12  JOINT PRESS RELEASE: Navajo Nation leaders meet to address top priorities

Jun 12  NNDNR Press Release: No More Snakes at the Navajo Nation Zoo

Jun 11  Pinon Unified School District loses nine buses to overnight fire

Jun 08  Navajo Head Start partners with Diné College to help teachers obtain degree

JUNE 8TH - Capitol Hill Messages To The Navajo Nation

  • Representative Ann Kirkpatrick Message to Navajo Nation YOUTUBE VIDEO
  • Representative Ruben Gallego Message to the Navajo Nation YOUTUBE VIDEO
  • Senator Tom Udall Message to the Navajo Nation YOUTUBE VIDEO
  • Senator Martin Heinrich Message to the Navajo Nation YOUTUBE VIDEO
  • Senator Jon Tester Message to the Navajo Nation YOUTUBE VIDEO

Jun 08    President Begaye, Vice President Nez meet with U.S. Congressmen, Senators

Jun 08  President Begaye Orders Flags at Half-Staff in Honor of Bahe Ketchum

Jun 08  Proclamation in Honor and Recognition of the Late Navajo Code Talker PFC Bahe Ketchum

Jun 06  President Begaye, Vice President Nez encourage public to be cautious when traveling

Jun 06  Eastern Agency Council Report - Ofc of the Pres./Vicep-Pres. Executive Branch

JUNE 5TH - Capitol Hill Messages To The Navajo Nation

  • U.S. Representative Raul Ruiz's Message to Navajo People YOUTUBE VIDEO
  • U.S. Representative Raul Grijalva Message to the Navajo Nation YOUTUBE VIDEO
  • Representative Steve Pearce Message to the Navajo Nation YOUTUBE VIDEO
  • Senator Mike Lee Message to the Navajo Nation YOUTUBE VIDEO

Jun 01  treaty  President Begaye, Vice President Nez honor Navajo Nation Treaty Day - Youtube Video

May 30  President Begaye, Vice President Nez address San Juan County fire protection services

May 29  Notice of Temporary Closure – Department for SHIPROCK Self Reliance

May 28  Kayenta Correctional Facility Media Advisory

May 28  Notice of Temporary Closure – Department for GREASEWOOD Self Reliance

May 28  Vice President Nez attends Birdsprings Memorial Day event

May 27  Notice of Temporary Closure – Department for Self Reliance/Greasewood DSR

May 27  Begaye-Nez administration announce new cabinet appointments

May 26    Navajo Head Start celebrates end of year, student promotions

May 24  President Begaye, Vice President Nez issue Memorial Day message

May 23  Location for NNHRC June Regular Meeting moved to Twin Arrows Navajo Casino Resort

May 22  President Begaye, Vice President Nez urge caution when traveling for Memorial Day Weekend

May 22  Navajo Nation Minerals Audit Program Receives Coveted Award Recognizing Superior Audit & Investigative Performance

May 21  DNR Press Release: Open Indian Rodeo to Return to 2015 Navajo Nation Fourth of July Celebration

May 20  grads  President Begaye, Vice President Nez Issue message to Navajo Graduates

May 19  President Begaye meets with ASU leadership, attends convocations

May 18  HSlogo  Navajo Head Start celebrates 50 years

May 18  President Begaye encourages public safety after Tuba City bank robbery

May 17  President Begaye inspects Tohajiilee water well, meets with chapter president

May 16    Navajo Head Start teachers graduate from Arizona State University

May 14  President Begaye, Vice President Nez immediately respond to Tohajiilee emergency

May 14  President Begaye, Vice President Nez broadcast cabinet appointments, graduation message at KTNN AM 660 studios

May 12  Hozhooji Nahat'ah Baa Hane', May 2015 Volume 1, Issue 3

May 12  Navajo Head Start desperately needing facility upgrades

May 12  President Shelly announces return of $1.2 million in FET funding

May 11  Navajo Police involved in high-speed pursuit, two suspects dead

May 11  President Shelly breaks ground for Phase I of Thoreau Industrial Park Railhead

May 10  President President Shelly issues Mother’s Day statement, encourages family unity

May 08  NHS Press Release: Singer Elected to National Indian Head Start Directors Association

May 08  Navajo Head Start creates job opportunities

May 08  President Shelly celebrates Thompson’s Store groundbreaking

May 08  Press Release: NDPS Director Responds to Vote of No-Confidence and Budget Inquires

May 07  President Shelly executes line item veto, cites need to maintain UUFB

May 05  Media Advisory: Groundbreak Ceremony, Thompsons Convenience Store, Church Rock, NM - MAY 08 @ 9:00 am

May 05  nn bridge  President Shelly announces opening of new Huerfano bridge

May 04  President Shelly attends Zoo Fest, announces funding for new aviary

May 01  President Shelly lauds $13.2 million for cleanup of 16 abandoned uranium mines

May 01  Navajo Nation Proclamation - Dine' Bike'yah Tourist Appreciation Week

Apr 30  President Shelly praises PNM-Navajo Nation Workforce Training Program at NTU

Apr 29  President Shelly breaks ground for Chinle Denny’s, lauds Navajo-owned business

Apr 24  President Shelly pushes for cleanup of Church Rock uranium mine site

Apr 23  President Shelly unveils Navajo Transit System $2 million electric bus

Apr 23    President Shelly congratulates Begaye-Nez administration

Apr 23  Media Advisory: New Rural Electric Bus, Navajo Transit System, Fort Defiance, AZ - APR 24 @ 9:00 am

Apr 23  President Shelly expresses discontent with Native stereotypes in Sandler film

Apr 21    President Shelly signs MOA between DODE-GMCS District

Apr 20  President Shelly delivers State of the Navajo Nation to open spring session (PDF)  - Youtube Video

Apr 20  Press Release: Design Work Session for NDPS initiate design facility, Flagstaff, AZ

Apr 17  President Shelly praises PNM-NN Workforce Training Program

Apr 16  COPE partners with Navajo Nation to host inaugural Cancer Survivorship Conference

Apr 15  President Shelly approves cooperative agreement, meets BIA, ENLC

Apr 13  Media Advisory: Land Buy-Back Cooperative Agreement, April 14

Apr 13  President Shelly and Gov. Martinez sign tribal gaming compact with N.M.

Apr 10  Navajo Police Navajo Male on Narcotics Charges

Apr 10  Navajo Police Gang and Drug Unit arrest Navajo male on narcotics charges

Apr 08  Navajo Police apprehend armed individual without incident at NTU

Apr 04  VPWR  Vice President Jim hosts Navajo Nation Golden Rule day, encourages peace

Apr 01  President Shelly Honors Officer Yazzie Youtube Video


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