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Native teens, ages 13-17, interested in developing leadership skills among a community of Native youth

By Katherine Locke April 19, 2022
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Diné tribal member Rose Bighorse is a fourth generation weaver and specializes in weaving pillows.

April 19, 2022
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Miss Navajo Nation Niagara Rockbridge hosted an Easter Egg and scavenger hunt April 15 at the Navajo Nation Zoo.

April 19, 2022
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Navajo Nation President Jonathan Nez and Vice President Myron Lizer called for flags be flown at half-staff April 9 in honor and remembrance of Diné Purple Heart veteran Dan Y. Begay, who passed away April 5 at the age of 78.

April 12, 2022
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Navajo Nation President Jonathan Nez and Vice President Myron Lizer offered their condolences to the family, friends, and colleagues of Daniel Peaches, who passed away April 5.

April 12, 2022
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A two-mile area around SP Crater, known as the SP Crater Golden Eagle Conservation Complex (SPEC), currently is off limits to recreationists including hunters, hikers and UTV-ers in an effort to protect golden eagle nests.

By Navajo-Hopi Observer April 12, 2022
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Horseshoe Bend attracts visitors from around the world and a recent visit did not disappoint — and the offseason made visitation light to moderate.

By Gilbert Honanie, Navajo-Hopi Observer April 5, 2022
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Navajo Nation recognizes dispatchers for outstanding service and dedication to public safety
National Public Safety Telecommunications Week is observed April 10-16

On April 1, Navajo Nation Vice President Myron Lizer joined Navajo Nation Police Department Deputy Chief Ronald Silversmith to recognize 12 Navajo Nation dispatchers within the Navajo Nation Division of Public Safety for their outstanding contribution and dedication as public safety telecommunications operators.

April 5, 2022
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Coconino County Parks & Recreation is currently accepting vendor applications for the 2022 Coconino County Fair Sept. 2 – Sept. 5 at Fort Tuthill County Park.

April 5, 2022
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The Northern Arizona Book Festival is excited to announce its return in conventional fashion with virtual components for a world still gripped by uncertainty.

By Navajo-Hopi Observer March 29, 2022
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For the International Dark-Sky Association there’s a genuine threat to naturally dark places such as Grand Canyon National Park from satellites.

By By Joe Giddens, Williams-Grand Canyon News March 29, 2022
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Miss Navajo Nation Niagara Rockbridge visited Pinon Community School March 17 where she read books to both of the Kindergarten classes about public safety and the importance of following COVID-19 guidelines.

March 22, 2022
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In observance of “Read Across Navajo Nation Month,” the Navajo Nation Library will host virtual story times led by guest readers and provide free books on the library’s social media pages.

March 8, 2022
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The project will compile all of the legacy data about Wupatki Pueblo, its excavation, and stabilization history into a searchable database.

March 8, 2022
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Grand Canyon tips their hat to women in March
Women’s History Month highlights Native American contributions

Every March, America pays tribute and honors female contributions during Women’s History Month.

By By Lo Frisby, Williams-Grand Canyon News March 8, 2022
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The Bruin players, coaches and managers who were on that team were recognized for that victory during halftime of this year’s 2A state championship game.

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Filming for the fictitious short film, Liberty of Jewels, recently wrapped and is now transitioning to post-production, according to the film’s writer and director.

By Bernie Dotson, Navajo-Hopi Observer March 1, 2022
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Seventy-seven years ago, Ira Hayes helped raise the U.S. flag on the island of Iwo Jima.

By Patty Talahongva, Indian Country Today March 1, 2022
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Hopi-Tewa artist Duane Koyawena’s art welcomes people to government offices in Flagstaff, Arizona.

March 1, 2022
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With matriarchs already in place on Hopi and throughout the Navajo Nation, the program hopes to capitalize on the year round organizing efforts during the 2020 elections, where local organizing was effective.

By Katherine Locke February 22, 2022
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Filmmaker Ivey Camille Manybeads Tso is bringing "Powerlands” to the Sedona International Film Festival this year.

By Katherine Locke February 15, 2022
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On Feb. 9, Grand Canyon National Park (GCNP) announced the launch of a new associated tribes website which will be accessible via the park’s main page.

By Lo Frisby, Navajo-Hopi Observer February 15, 2022
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“Scenes From the Glittering World,” a coming of age film about family, follows three Indigenous youth on the Navajo reservation.

By Katherine Locke February 15, 2022
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In times of stress, the balance of symmetry can center focus and calmness.

By Shaun Griswold, Source New Mexico February 8, 2022
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Navajo Nation Council honors youth leaders, community advocates and educators at a ceremony during its Winter Session in council chambers.

February 8, 2022