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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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Skateboard Deck Art hits Flagstaff

Duane Koyawena and Landis Bahe say this moment that Native Americans are in right now is a pivitol one - the mesh between cultural and modern society

Pivot: Skateboard Deck Art is a multicultural art exhibition with artists from different cities, upbringings and cultural traditions throwing down a marker of where artists of their generation are today, in this moment.

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Historic move creates new schools, deans at Dine College

Diné College officially created four new schools and new deans as of Fall 2017 and with the start of a new full semester this year, officials are lauding the move.

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Native K-9 officer, Jared Shupla, shares journey with Hopi High students

Jared Shupla, one of the eight Native American K-9 officers in America, recently spoke to a Hopi High AVID and Hopi Junior High radio class about his work.

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Hopi golfer Taylor Harvey featured on Golf Channel at Pebble Beach

Hopi golfer, Taylor Harvey, was selected to compete in the Pure Insurance Championship Impacting The First Tee at Pebble Beach Sept. 24-30.

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Walnut Canyon National Monument offers guided hikes to First Fort archaeological site

Walnut Canyon National Monument will offer a guided hike to First Fort October 8.

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Native American Teen Talk Show returns to the air waves, seeks interviewees

The Hopi High Teen Show, the only live remote Native American Teen Talk Show in the nation, is back on-air and Hopi High teens are looking for community members to interview about local issues for their next show Oct. 4.

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Part III: Questions for why Native American women vanish go unanswered

Browning is the heart of the Blackfeet Nation, a distinctly Western town with calf-roping competitions, the occasional horseback rider ambling down the street — and a hardscrabble reality. Nearly 40 percent of the residents live in poverty.

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Homecoming spirit shines at Hopi High

Hopi High’s Steven Baker was crowned homecoming king and Jaeda Honani was crowned homecoming queen during halftime of the football game Sept. 21 at Bruin Stadium.

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Hopi Jr/Sr High selects royalty during annual Indian Day celebration

Indian Day at Hopi Jr/Sr High School was full of activities including dances, traditional lunch and royalty.

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Missing in Indian Country part II: Lawmakers seek answers for why Native American women vanish

Matthew Lone Bear spent nine months looking for his older sister, Olivia — using drones and four-wheelers, fending off snakes and crisscrossing nearly a million acres, often on foot. The 32-year-old mother of five had last been seen driving a Chevy Silverado on Oct. 25, 2017, in downtown New Town, on the oil-rich terrain of North Dakota’s Fort Berthold Reservation.

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Hopi golfer, Taylor Harvey, will compete in Pure Insurance golf championship at Pebble Beach

Taylor Harvey was selected to compete in the Pure Insurance Championship Impacting The First Tee at Pebble Beach in late September, which will be shown on The Golf Channel.

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Miss Navajo crowned at Fort Defiance

The Navajo Nation welcomed Autumn Montoya as the 2018-2019 queen when she was crowned Sept. 8 at the Fighting Scouts Event Center in Fort Defiance, Arizona.