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Hopi High students take home awards at state journalism conference

Hopi High was the only reservation school to win media awards and was one of the smallest schools represented at the Arizona Interscholastic Press Association Conference Nov. 6.

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Northern Edge interim general manger is Navajo Gaming’s supernova

Positive personality, can-do attitude, ability to get things done helps Kayenta woman succeed

Michele Landavazo is an Indian gaming supernova more than she is a mere rising star.

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Latoya Largo determined to help bring funding to Hopi Jr/Sr High

Latoya Largo will search and apply for grants whether they are federal, state or private. She is especially interested in funding for special education, after-school and science programs.

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'Dawnland' documents untold story of Native American child removal in the U.S.

“Dawnland” is premiering on the PBS series Independent Lens, as part of November Native American Heritage Month programming.

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Holbrook High School October Students of the Month

Holbrook High School recently announed the October Students of the Month.

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Greyhills Academy graduate reaches for the stars at Utah State University

Joaquin Kootswatewa dreams realized with help of self-advocacy class at Greyhills Academy

Joaquin is following his passion for the skies by studying astronomy and aeronautics at Utah State University this fall. A few months ago, he graduated from Greyhills Academy High School in Tuba City.

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“Öngtupqa:" Hopi connections to Grand Canyon

“Öngtupqa” takes inside look at Hopi musical and cultural connection to Desert View Watchtower with new CD and documentary

A trio of musicians with strong connections to the Grand Canyon, have made an acoustic soundscape intended to honor the surrounding landscape through music created on-site at the Desert View Watchtower.

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Cameron celebration honors sacredness of horses

The Cameron Chapter Celebration took place Oct. 27.

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Navajo Gaming goes to auction in support of Navajo 4-H kids

Gaming purchases 4-H animals, $200,000 to Navajo fair

Navajo 4-H kids are having a better harvest season this year because the Navajo Nation Gaming Enterprise is buying their prize sheep and steers at Navajo Nation 4-H auctions.

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Screenings to continue after director for early cancer screening program resigns

Aleema Jones, who educated the Hopi community about cancer awareness, resigned as program coordinator of the Hopi Breast and Cervical Cancer Early Detection Program effective Nov. 1.

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Hopis have made their mark in the world of running, author says

To be Hopi is to run. “That’s who we are and that’s what we do,” says Matthew Sakiestewa Gilbert.

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Niagara Rockbridge crowned Miss Indian Arizona 2018-2019

President Russell Begaye met and congratulated Niagara Rockbridge, a member of the Navajo Nation Youth Advisory Council (NNYAC) who was recently crowned Miss Indian Arizona 2018-2019 Oct. 13.

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Holbrook September Students of the Month

Holbrook High School congratulated its September Students of the Month.

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Tobacco prevention program talks dangers of smoking and vaping to Hopi students

POLACCA, Ariz. — Stewart Dukepoo, director of the Hopi Tobacco and Education Prevention Program, admits he tried smoking when he was a kid.

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National Native American Hall of Fame names first 12 historic inductees

Honorees include Native Astronaut John Herrington, activist LaDonna Harris, Olympian Billy Mills, Eloise Cobell and soldier Lori Piestewa

In an evening filled with emotion, laughter and occasionally tears, 12 Native people known for their distinction in athletics, activism, education, art and even reaching the stars were honored during the inaugural National Native American Hall of Fame induction ceremony.

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Tornado touches down near Two Guns

The National Weather Service issued a tornado warning at 2:10 p.m. Oct. 21 for a stretch of interstate along I-40 just east of Two Guns.

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Red Ribbon Week teaches students about drug and alcohol prevention

Red Ribbon Week takes place Oct. 23-31 at Hopi High School, other locations on the Hopi Reservation and throughout the U.S.

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Pivot: Skateboard Deck Art exhibit opens at the Museum of Northern Arizona

The Pivot: Skateboard Deck Art show opened at the Museum of Northern Arizona Oct. 13.

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PBS series: Native America premiers Oct. 23

Four-part PBS series shows Native America's past is alive in the traditions of Native people today

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. — Native America, a new four-part series from Providence Pictures, premieres Tuesday evenings from Oct. 23 – Nov. 13, at 9 p.m. 10 p.m. ET (check local listings) on PBS. Hotevilla Village will have a special screening Oct. 20.

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Sacred Native Fashion Show wows crowd from the runway

The Sacred Native Fashion Show celebrated a successful 10th anniversary runway at the Explore Navajo Museum in Tuba City.

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Filling big shoes: Navajo Hopi Honor Riders seek new vice president

Navajo Hopi Honor Riders (NHHR) Board of Directors will need to fill some big shoes.

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Art and music students refine their skills at Hopi High coffee house Oct. 17

Hopi High music, art, culinary arts and English students will display their skills during a coffee house from 6-8 p.m. Oct. 17 in the school’s cafeteria.

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Hopi Teen Show calls attention to breast and cervical cancer detection program

Those dealing with cancer say the results are clear that those who want to survive must have early detection and they urge people to get early cancer screenings.

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Hopi junior ROTC to post colors at Smithsonian in Washington D.C.

Hopi High School’s junior Reserve Officer Training Corps’ (ROTC) color guard has been chosen to post the colors at the Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian during its Native American Festival Nov. 17-18 in Washington D.C.

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Navajo artisan brings craft to the South Rim

Anyone who has taken a hike through red rock country can attest to the importance of tough, comfortable footwear. Hiking boots of every make and model abound, but sometimes nothing can beat a good, old-fashioned pair of moccasins.

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