Navajo-Hopi Nations,Flagstaff & Winslow News
Sat, Aug. 13

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The Hopi Veteran's Memorial Center is hosting a Co-ed youth basketball tournament April 13-14 with a 9 years and under division and 10-12 year old division.

By Navajo-Hopi Observer March 12, 2013
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Native American band Dawa was recently nominated for three categories at the Native American Music Awards (NAMA), which take place May 10 at the Seneca Niagara Hotel and Casino in Niagara Falls, N.Y.

By David Yankus March 5, 2013
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Peshlakai's focus is helping rural veterans, protecting sacred sites and the environment in her district.

By Reporting by AJ Vincens March 5, 2013

The Partnership for Native American Cancer Prevention (NACP) is putting on a free Cancer Conference March 14 at the High Country Conference Center, 201 W. Butler Ave., Flagstaff, Ariz. from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

By Navajo-Hopi Observer March 5, 2013
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Seven Hopi High music students combined to win five awards at the Arizona Music Educators Association Northeast Region Solo and Ensemble Festival at Snowflake High School Jan. 26.

By Stan Bindell February 26, 2013
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Tuba City Alternative School: students not just a number
Enrollment up at high school that provides small group learning environment option

Tuba City Alternative School (TCAS) is rapidly changing to meet alternative reservation high school student needs.

By Rosanda Suetopka Thayer February 26, 2013

The Partnership for Native American Cancer Prevention (NACP) presents a Cancer Conference on March 14 at the High Country Conference Center in Flagstaff from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

By David Yankus February 26, 2013

Students can learn a variety of techniques for creating jewelry and other items in a "Beading Basics and Beyond" noncredit workshop at Northland Pioneer College's Winslow - Little Colorado Campus, on Thursday evenings, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., March 7 through April 18.

By Navajo-Hopi Observer February 26, 2013
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State of Arizona management recognized two employees for their careers with the state of Arizona Dec. 20. Rose Marie Francisco from Wheat Fields, Ariz. served 41 years and Julie Kitchen from Show Low, Ariz. served 23 years.

By Navajo-Hopi Observer February 26, 2013

The annual Career Fair at the Tuba City Learning Center in Tuba City, Ariz. takes place April 12 from 9 a.m. to noon.

By Navajo-Hopi Observer February 26, 2013
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White Shell Woman Workshop for Navajo girls and young women March 23
Event to focus on Navajo culture and traditions

Miss Navajo Council, Inc. presents its White Shell Woman Workshop March 23 at the Henderson Fine Arts Center at San Juan College in Farmington.

By David Yankus February 19, 2013

Mesa Media is presenting a free Hopi language class at the Hopi Veterans Memorial Center in Kykotsmovi on March 11 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. for junior high and high school students ages 12-18.

By David Yankus February 19, 2013
Blues musicians lend a hand to Hopi High journalism students
Sir Harrison and other blues bands to perform Sunday in Phoenix to raise money for Hopi High students hoping to attend journalism conference in San Francisco

Sir Harrison, a Navajo blues musician, spent eight years working as a journalist. So when he heard students in the Hopi High School journalism and radio program were raising money to attend the National Journalism Education Association Conference in San Francisco in April, he offered to donate an upcoming performance to the program.

By Stan Bindell February 19, 2013

The annual Career Fair at the Tuba City Learning Center in Tuba City, Ariz. takes place April 12 from 9 a.m. to noon.

By Navajo-Hopi Observer February 19, 2013
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New map documents Tribes across U.S. circa 1490
Aaron Carapella turns 14 years of research into one-of-a-kind document detailing locations of 584 tribes with original names

Native cartographer Aaron Carapella worked for 14 years to create a pre-Columbian map of the continental United States circa 1490. He completed his map, "Native American Nations: Our Own Names and Locations," six months ago.

By David Yankus February 12, 2013
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Native students looking to help solve tribal environmental and natural resource problems and find new solutions to water and coal issues will likely find that a solid foundation in basic algebra will help.

By Rosanda Suetopka Thayer February 12, 2013
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Miss Tuba City Primary School Nanaabah Yellowman recently put on a Bring the Heat event providing free coal for Tuba City Primary School families and the Tuba City community.

By Navajo-Hopi Observer February 12, 2013
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Officials at Holbrook High School announced the January Students of the Month.

By Navajo-Hopi Observer February 12, 2013

A Spring Indian Art and Navajo Rug Auction takes place March 15-16 at Smoki Museum in Prescott, Ariz.

By Navajo-Hopi Observer February 12, 2013
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Eagles Nest Intermediate School debuts Lunch with Principal program
School officials hope open dialogue, healthy life and eating habits and academic challenge a recipe for student success

At Eagles Nest Intermediate School (ENIS) in Tuba City, spending lunch with the principal means your parents, grandparents and siblings can come and eat something tasty and nutritious while talking and visiting with teachers, counselors and the principal. The event provides a place to offer suggestions and constructive criticism.

By Rosanda Suetopka Thayer February 5, 2013
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Seeing a waterfall anytime of year is cool. Seeing one in January makes winter seem a bit less harsh.

By Stan Bindell February 5, 2013

The Western Navajo Bible Fellowship will have their monthly meeting on Saturday.

By Navajo-Hopi Observer February 5, 2013
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Holbrook High School recognized several students for their perfect attendance records for the first semester.

By Navajo-Hopi Observer January 29, 2013
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Holbrook High School students Ben Williams (left) and Courtney Alex were inducted into the Roadrunner Chapter of the National Honor Society on January 14.

By Navajo-Hopi Observer January 29, 2013

Holbrook High School recently announced the 2012-2013 first semester Superintendent's List and Honor Roll.

By Navajo-Hopi Observer January 29, 2013