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Free Navajo hunting webinar Oct. 22

Anyone interested in hunting, fishing and outdoor adventures can attend.

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Funds allocated from initial distribution of American Rescue Plan

The Navajo Nation is moving forward with initial allocations of Fiscal Recovery Funds (FRF) authorized through the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA). The Navajo Nation received a total appropriation of $2,079,461,464 from the U.S. Treasury.

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NavajoYES seeks to create outdoor opportunities, envisions 80-mile trail from NGS

Where once the Black Mesa and Lake Powell Railroad shuttled coal to the Navajo Generating Plant, NavajoYES, a local outdoor recreation group focusing on Indigenous youth, sees an opportunity to increase recreational opportunities for the Navajo Nation.

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‘Dark Winds’ TV series based on Tony Hillerman books to film on Navajo Nation in October; extras being sought

A new Native American-themed television mystery series is seeking extras for a series that will film at select locations around the Navajo Nation.

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Bird Runningwater stepping down from Sundance post

Bird Runningwater, the Native American and Indigenous Program Director at the Sundance Film Festival, said he plans to step down from the job Oct. 4 after a 20-year run with the organization, according to a news release.

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New Mexico film 'Rude Girl' features Native American superhero

The New Mexico Film Office recently announced the short film, "Rude Girl," produced by Santa Fe-based Pink Gator Films LLC, is currently in production in New Mexico.

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Navajo veterans to recieve promised repairs, construction for new homes

Following years of policy reviews and changes, the Navajo Veteran's Administration is moving forward with repairs and improvements to 125 homes that were constructed for Navajo veterans between 2014 and 2017.

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Hopi High graduate finds her place at Indian Country Today

Mary Grace Pewewardy, a graduate of Hopi High School’s media program, is now working as a broadcast intern for Indian Country Today (ICT) at their Phoenix office located in the same building as Arizona State University’s Walter Cronkite School of Journalism.

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A call to preserve Navajo language leads two sports broadcasters on historic path

There is no literal translation of the word “touchdown” in Diné, but that hardly mattered.

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In high spirits: Winslow cheerleaders energize the audience during halftime

Winslow High School cheerleaders, along with members of the Bulldog Spiritline Clinic, perform at halftime of the Winslow - Blue Ridge game Oct. 9.

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Winslow students earn high school diplomas

Winslow High School congratulated Durand Begay (left) and Micheala Begay (right) Oct. 15 after both student completed necessary coursework to obtain their high school diplomas.

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Winslow Rotary provides meal for high school staff

Winslow High School thanked Winslow Rotary Club after members provided high school staff with breakfast Oct. 1.

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Coconino National Forest proposes expansion of shuttle system

Coconino National Forest has announced a proposal to expand mass transit shuttle services at select trailheads in the Sedona area to reduce traffic congestion, overflow parking in residential areas, and improve pedestrian safety.

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Northern Arizona residents receive free admission to Meteor Crater Oct. 23

Meteor Crater is offering residents of Arizona’s high country a chance to experience Meteor Crater and Barringer Space Museum for free Oct. 23.

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Arizona universities to require COVID-19 shots for employees

PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona's three state universities will comply with a federal mandates for government contractors and require their employees to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 by Dec. 8 unless granted exemptions, officials announced Oct. 15.