Press Releases for June 2018

Jun 29    PRESIDENT, VICE PRESIDENT DEDICATE CROWNPOINT IHS HOUSING

Jun 29  NAVAJO NATION RECEIVES $4 MILLION FOR INFRASTRUCTURE

Jun 29    Delegate Amber Kanazbah Crotty encourages traditional healing at annual Women Are Sacred Conference

Jun 29  Resources and Development Committee addresses the need of windmill repairs in Smith Lake

Jun 28  Law and Order Committee continues to support the construction of the regional police training academy in Chinle

Jun 28  Health, Education, and Human Services Committee strengthens regulations for non-emergency transportation companies

Jun 28  Navajo leadership and former uranium workers advocate to congressional leaders for the extension of RECA

Jun 27  PRESIDENT BEGAYE SPEAKS AGAINST PROPOSED BIA REORGANIZATION

Jun 26  PRESIDENT BEGAYE, BIA, NPS SIGN STRATEGIC AGREEMENT FOR STEWARDSHIP OF CANYON DE CHELLY

Jun 25  NAVAJO POLICE TRAINING ACADEMY GRADUATES 12 OFFICERS

Jun 25  NAVAJO NATION HOSTS NNEPA 2018 CONFERENCE

Jun 25  NAVAJO NATION PROCLAIMS JUNE AS SUICIDE, DRUG/ALCOHOL ABUSE AND DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AWARENESS MONTH

Jun 24  Law and Order Committee welcomes 12 new Navajo police officers

Jun 22  BUY-BACK PROGRAM RETURNS TO NAVAJO IN 2019

Jun 22  Navajo Nation looks to continue the success of the federal Land Buy-Back Program

Jun 21  Resources and Development Committee receives report on the status of Wolf Springs Ranch

Jun 21  Budget and Finance Committee thanks NAPI and DDC enterprises for dividend contributions to the Navajo Nation (1.3 MB)

Jun 20  Red Rock community receives $1.6 million from the 23rd Navajo Nation Council for a new senior citizen center

Jun 20  PRESIDENT BEGAYE APPROVES $3M IN CONSTRUCTION CONTRACTS

Jun 19  Law and Order Committee hears concerns over alcohol and drug related crimes within the community of Kayenta

Jun 19  Navajo Indian Irrigation Project Negotiation Subcommittee continues to advocate for the completion of NIIP

Jun 19  NPD welcomes graduate officers from class 52

Jun 19  Health, Education, and Human Services Committee debates bill to restore Navajo Code Talker Day as a paid holiday

Jun 18  CODE TALKER SAMUEL T. HOLIDAY LAID TO REST

Jun 18  OPVP supports upgrades to tribal facilities to accommodate the disabled

Jun 17  Delegate Kee Allen Begay, Jr. advocates for the expansion of the Boys and Girls Club on the Navajo Nation

Jun 17  Navajo Nation leaders oppose challenges to the San Juan River water settlement

Jun 14  Navajo-Hopi Land Commission advocates for the Office of Navajo and Hopi Indian Relocation to fulfill “promises made” to relocatees

Jun 14  Oljato community breaks ground for new highway roundabout in Monument Valley

Jun 13  Ganado Chapter residents to benefit from heavy equipment donation from Apache County

Jun 13  Marine veteran receives new home through Navajo Nation’s partnership with the Southwest Indian Foundation

Jun 13  Navajo Nation implements Stage 2 fire restrictions

Jun 12  President, Vice President honor the life of Navajo Code Talker Samuel Tom Holiday

Jun 12  Law and Order Committee urges the Navajo Nation Division of Public Safety to implement corrective action plan

Jun 12  Health, Education, and Human Services Committee supports intervention care to increase limb preservations

Jun 12  Stage 2 Fire Restriction - Executive Order No. 11-2008

Jun 12  President Begaye advocates tribal energy resource agreements

Jun 11  Navajo Nation Council pays tribute to the life of Navajo Code Talker Samuel T. Holiday

Jun 11  Navajo Nation Council showcases Diné College’s Navajo Cultural Arts Program

Jun 11  Council Members highlight Navajo Utah issues at the Utah Tribal Leaders Meeting

Jun 11  Health, Education, and Human Services Committee supports mandatory penalties for bootleggers

Jun 11  Nation Addresses Need For Treatment Services

Jun 11  President Begaye: no uranium exploration, extraction or transportation on Navajo Lands

Jun 08  Navajo Nation Council Chamber selected for Arizona’s prestigious cultural preservation award

Jun 08  Resources and Development Committee urges Rock Springs Chapter and Navajo Land Department to resolve homesite lease issues

Jun 08  PROTECT YOUR HORSE FROM HERPES VIRUS

Jun 07    Budget and Finance Committee commends progress of the Tsaile/Wheatfields Agricultural Project

Jun 06    Delegate Nathaniel Brown advocates for Navajo miners and families at “Yes to NGS” rally

Jun 06  Tachee/Blue Gap community continues push for uranium site cleanup

Jun 06  NATION'S CREDIT RATING RAISED, PROVIDES STABILITY FOR FINANCING

Jun 04    Delegate Davis Filfred accepts award for Bears Ears advocacy (2.2 MB)

Jun 04  Resources and Development Committee approves mission site lease for The Helping Hands for Christ Baptist Ministry, Inc.

Jun 03  FOREST FIRE BURNING IN SAWMILL

Jun 01    NAVAJO NATION, NATIONAL ARCHIVES BRING TREATY OF 1868 to NAVAJO MUSEUM

Jun 01    Governor Doug Ducey joins Navajo leaders for historic signing ceremony in the Navajo Nation Council Chamber