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Navajo Nation coal company receives approval to purchase Cloud Peak mines
Navajo Transitional Energy Company will soon take over Wyoming's Antelope and Cordero Rojo mines — the third and fifth-largest mines in the country.
Aug 20, 2019 06:59 UTC Read More

New legislation calls on Navajo Nation Council to confirm deputy attorney general nominee
FARMINGTON — New legislation seeks to confirm Kimberly Dutcher as deputy attorney general for the Navajo Nation. Dutcher was appointed in March by…
Aug 17, 2019 07:00 UTC Read More

Navajo Nation eyes renaming US highway after late senator
Some Navajo Nation officials want New Mexico to rename a U.S. highway after one of the longest-serving Native American lawmakers in U.S. history.
Aug 14, 2019 07:00 UTC Read More

Navajo Nation and City of Albuquerque Sign Agreement to Combat Racism
The Navajo Nation and the city of Albuquerque, New Mexico have signed an agreement aimed at protecting Navajo tribal members from discrimination.
Aug 12, 2019 06:59 UTC Read More

Appeals court says environmental groups cannot sue Navajo Nation over coal mine IndianCountryToday.com
Miranda Faulkner Cronkite News. WASHINGTON – A federal appeals court said environmental groups cannot sue to block expansion of a coal mine owned by…
Aug 01, 2019 07:00 UTC Read More

'Basketball or Nothing' covers hoop dreams on Navajo Nation
Albuquerque, N.M. • High school basketball fans in Arizona and New Mexico likely know all about “rez ball” — a run-and-gun, pass-cut-and-shoot style of play…
Aug 01, 2019 06:59 UTC Read More

Navajo Nation Council refers bill to revise energy outlook to committee
FARMINGTON — The Navajo Nation Council has sent the Resources and Development Committee a bill that calls for transitioning the tribe's energy future away…
Jul 22, 2019 06:59 UTC Read More

Navajo Nation welcomes Gen. Wesley K. Clark for renewable energy talks
THOREAU, N.M. — Navajo Nation President Jonathan Nez and Council Delegate Edmund Yazzie welcomed U.S. Army General Wesley K. Clark to the Navajo…
Jul 16, 2019 07:00 UTC Read More

Nez Welcomes General Clark to Navajo Nation News for Page Lake Powell Arizona
A highly decorated, retired four-star general visited the Navajo reservation last week. “It's an honor to welcome General Clark to the Navajo Nation to discuss…
Jul 15, 2019 06:59 UTC Read More

Long-serving delegate resigns from Navajo Nation Council
WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. — Delegate Nelson BeGaye announced his resignation from the Navajo Nation Council at the start of the summer session on July 15.
Jul 15, 2019 06:59 UTC Read More

Navajo Nation Council to mull renewable energy resources bill
FARMINGTON — Legislation that proposes the Navajo Nation focus on generating revenue from renewable energy sources is headed to the Navajo Nation…
Jul 13, 2019 06:59 UTC Read More

New Navajo Nation Cancer Center Means Treatment Closer to Home
The hospital, on the rural Navajo Nation, now has a cancer treatment center that offers chemotherapy and testing. It is also sensitive to different cultural belief…
Jul 07, 2019 06:59 UTC Read More

From Navajo Nation to Rookie of the Year
Last year, in his debut season, 21-year-old American bull rider Keyshawn Whitehorse won the Rookie of the Year title. This season the expectations were high,…
Jul 03, 2019 06:59 UTC Read More

San Juan County Holds Meeting On Navajo Nation And Discusses Worsening Road Conditions
The San Juan County Commission met in Monument Valley on Tuesday to conduct its bimonthly meeting. It was the first time the commission has ever met on…
Jul 03, 2019 06:59 UTC Read More

New Navajo Nation cancer center cuts patients' travel time
Tuba City, Ariz. • Colon cancer took a heavy toll on Loren McCabe's family. His great-grandmother was diagnosed too late to fight it. His grandfather didn't want…
Jun 27, 2019 06:59 UTC Read More

Navajo Nation Signs Agreement for Second Phase of Buyback Agreement
The Navajo Nation again is trying to consolidate land that has multiple owners within the reservation. The tribe recently signed an agreement with the.
Jun 17, 2019 06:59 UTC Read More

This band wants to take ‘rez metal’ beyond the Navajo Nation
Glam metal. Death metal. Doom metal. Space metal. Since heavy metal music emerged in the late '60s and early '70s, with its intense, massive sound, countless…
Jun 11, 2019 06:59 UTC Read More

Navajo Nation officials back funding for youth employment program
FARMINGTON — A supplemental funding request to provide $3 million to help chapters operate summer youth employment programs was approved by Navajo…
Jun 10, 2019 06:59 UTC Read More

Federal Loans Brings Hopes Of Cheaper, More Reliable Electricity To Navajo Nation
The utility company in charge of powering the Navajo Nation, where roughly 10 percent live without power, is receiving a $94 million federal loan for two.
May 31, 2019 06:59 UTC Read More

Treaty unveiled at Navajo Nation museum
WINDOW ROCK. It was a Navajo woman whose name she never learned who convinced C.P. “Kitty” Weaver to donate her copy of the Treaty of 1868 to the…
May 30, 2019 07:00 UTC Read More

Trump Signs Disaster Declaration for Navajo Nation After Winter Snow
President Donald Trump has signed a major disaster declaration for the Navajo Nation. KNAU's Ryan Heinsius reports, it follows significant winter snowfall.
May 22, 2019 06:59 UTC Read More

More than 200 families on Navajo Nation in Arizona get power
Hundreds of Native American families on the Navajo Nation in northeastern Arizona now have electricity for the first time.
May 21, 2019 07:00 UTC Read More

Bill allows 10 Navajo Nation students to use Arizona vouchers across state lines
The Arizona Department of Education and state legislators came to a compromise that would no longer punish students and parents on the Navajo reservation…
May 21, 2019 06:59 UTC Read More

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