Press Releases for April 2018

Apr 30  TWIN ARROWS CASINO SETS UP SHELTER FOR TINDER FIRE EVACUEES

Apr 27    THIRD ANNUAL NAVAJO NATION ECONOMIC SUMMIT FOCUSED ON DIVERSIFYING THE NAVAJO ECONOMY

Apr 26    PRESIDENT BEGAYE AND VICE PRESIDENT NEZ RECOGNIZE NAVAJO NATION TEACHER APPRECIATION DAY AND MONTH

Apr 25  Alamo community shares public safety concerns with the Law and Order Committee

Apr 24    PRESIDENT BEGAYE SAYS TRIBAL NATIONS NEED TO STRENGTHEN SOVEREIGNTY

Apr 24  Health, Education, and Human Services Committee follows up with directives regarding the Division of Aging and Long-Term Care

Apr 24    Navajo Nation Council congratulates Navajo scholarship recipients from San Juan College

Apr 24    VICE PRESIDENT NEZ MEETS WITH USACE ON FLOODPLAIN MANAGEMENT SERVICES

Apr 23    Navajo leaders honor the late Paul Williams, Sr. on Navajo Nation Sovereignty Day

Apr 23    PRESIDENT BEGAYE HONORS MEMORY OF NAVAJO CODE TALKER ROY HAWTHORNE

Apr 23    Navajo Nation Council offers condolences to the family of Navajo Code Talker Roy Hawthorne, Sr.

Apr 20  Navajo Nation Council votes to fund Thoreau veterans service center

Apr 20    RUN HIGHLIGHTS NAVAJO RESILIENCE

Apr 19    Revenge Porn Act approved by Navajo Nation Council (3.9 MB)

Apr 19  Navajo Nation Council increases funding for Navajo Nation scholarships

Apr 19  NAVAJO NATION TO HOLD PRESS CONFERENCE FOR 150th ANNIVERSARY OF TREATY

Apr 19    Navajo Nation Council approves $14.3 million for student housing for Navajo Technical University

Apr 19    Sexual assault awareness and child safety highlighted at the start of Spring Council Session

Apr 18  Health, Education, and Human Services Committee commends Governor Ducey’s approval of bill supporting AHCCCS benefits for Navajo people

Apr 18  NAVAJO NATION OPPOSES BIA REORGANIZATION AND THE REASSIGNMENT OF CURRENT NAVAJO BIA REGIONAL DIRECTOR

Apr 18  Navajo Nation Council votes in support of investing $58 million in settlement dollars into the Síhasin Fund

Apr 18  PRESIDENT BEGAYE SWEARS IN NEW VETERANS ADVISORY COUNCIL MEMBER

Apr 18  Navajo Nation Council approves $100 million investment for water, electricity, and capital project improvements

Apr 17  Council approves additional funding for services to Navajo elders

Apr 17  KAYENTA JUDICIAL DISTRICT HOLDING AMNESTY DAY

Apr 17    Nazlini community celebrates the contract signing to start construction of N27

Apr 16    STATE OF THE NAVAJO NATION ADDRESS DELIVERED FOR 2018 SPRING SESSION

Apr 16    PRESIDENT BEGAYE AND VICE PRESIDENT NEZ SIGN CONTRACT TO PAVE ROAD FROM NAZLINI TO CHINLE

Apr 14    Delegate Filfred appointed as chair of the Utah Tribal Leaders

Apr 14    PRESIDENT BEGAYE SUPPORTS INCREASE TO VETERANS, PROPOSES $1.5M ALLOCATION FROM UUFB FOR NAVAJO VETERANS

Apr 13  PRESIDENT BEGAYE COMMENDS THE SIGNING OF THE ASHLYNNE MIKE AMBER ALERT IN INDIAN COUNTRY ACT INTO LAW

Apr 13  Ashlynne Mike AMBER Alert in Indian Country Act signed into law

Apr 13  Health, Education, and Human Services Committee receives report from senior centers regarding issues with Chinle NAAA

Apr 12    Speaker Bates advocates for balanced energy development to Congressional members

Apr 11    NAVAJO NATION MOVES FORWARD WITH ROAD IMPROVEMENTS IN BLACK MESA AREA

Apr 11    PIÑON CHAPTER RECEIVES EMERGENCY TRANSPORT TRUCK

Apr 11  Resources and Development Committee supports sanctions on the Division of Economic Development

Apr 11  NAVAJO NATION FILES SUIT AGAINST OPIOID MANUFACTURERS, DISTRIBUTORS AND PHARMACIES

Apr 10  Law and Order Committee issues a “do not pass” recommendation to amend the Criminal Code related to marijuana and industrial hemp

Apr 06  President Begaye advocates Diné Bizaad as a first language

Apr 05  Diné Food policy emerges out of Diné Bich'iiya' Summit

Apr 05  Delegate Kee Allen Begay, Jr. continues to advocate for the construction of the Dzil Yijiin Judicial District facility

Apr 05  Budget and Finance Committee receives update on sanctioned chapters

Apr 04  State-of-the-art Wellness Center opens doors to the public

Apr 03    PRESIDENT BEGAYE SALUTES THE SERVICE OF CODE TALKER NAGURSKI

Apr 03    Family of late Navajo Code Talker Adolph Nagurski receives the Congressional Silver Medal

Apr 03  PRESIDENT BEGAYE EXPLORES BLOCKCHAIN TECHNOLOGY, SEEKS TO DIVERSIFY NAVAJO ECONOMY

Apr 02    PRESIDENT BEGAYE ADDRESSES NAVAJO HEALTH CONCERNS WITH OMH DEPUTY ASSISTANT SECRETARY

Apr 02  NAVAJO NATION, NEW MEXICO CONSULTATION ON NAAA REALIGNMENT MARKS STEP FORWARD

Apr 02    NAVAJO PREP DAZZLES WITH TECH ACCOMPLISHMENTS