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A man was arrested by the Navajo Police Department following a brief manhunt near Highway 99 in the area of Turquoise Ranches west of Winslow, Arizona.

By Williams-Grand Canyon News March 26, 2024
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MISSOULA, Mont. — A Washington state man accused of helping kill thousands of birds pleaded guilty in federal court March 20 to shooting eagles on an American Indian reservation in Montana and selling their feathers and body parts on the black market.

March 26, 2024
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GRAND CANYON, Ariz. — Cultural Demonstration Programs featuring Native American artists will take place March 26-28 at Desert View Watchtower near the east entrance of Grand Canyon National Park.

March 25, 2024
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FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. — Experiencing the Grand Canyon is magical and experiencing it while floating down the Colorado River on a raft can be even more memorable. Native American youth are being invited to be a part of a nine-day rafting trip this summer down the Colorado River in the Grand Canyon.

March 25, 2024
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ORLANDO, Fla. — Artist Mateo Blanco is known for taking the ordinary and making it extraordinary. One of his well-known pieces, “Hopi Girl,” is on exhibit at the Museum of Art in DeLand, central Florida through July 14.

By Nava March 25, 2024
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SANTA FE, N.M. — A suspect in the shooting death of a New Mexico state police officer was captured March 17 by law enforcement officers in the Albuquerque area based on a tip from a gas station clerk, authorities said.

By Morgan Lee, Associated Press March 19, 2024
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PHOENIX — A Navajo state senator said March 15 she's hoping for final approval of her bill to tighten regulations for rehab facilities amid widespread fraud that has bilked hundreds of millions in Arizona Medicaid dollars and scammed hundreds of Native Americans seeking help for addictions.

By Anita Snow, Associated Press March 19, 2024
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WASHINGTON — The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) proposed a new event code option to deliver critical messages to the public over television and radio about missing and endangered adult persons March 14.

March 19, 2024
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In response to evolving data on COVID-19, The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has updated its recommendations for isolation periods.

March 12, 2024
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Concerned citizens have contacted authorities reporting instances where callers claim to be affiliated with the Coconino County Sheriff's Office or another law enforcement agency.

March 12, 2024
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FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. — The Grand Canyon Trust has announced it is accepting applications for the 2024 LeaderShift Scholars program.

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SANTA ANA, Calif. — The seven U.S. states that draw water from the Colorado River basin are suggesting new ways to determine how the increasingly scarce resource is divvied up when the river can’t provide what it historically promised.

By By Amy Taxin and Brittany Peterson, Associated Press March 12, 2024
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WASHINGTON — The United States Senate voted (69-30) in favor of the Radiation Exposure Compensation Reauthorization Act (S.3853), sponsored by Senator Josh Hawley (R-MO) March 7.

By Navajo-Hopi Observer March 12, 2024
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As syphilis cases continue to rise across the Great Plains Region, the Great Plains Tribal Leaders Health Board has urged U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Xavier Bacerra to declare a public health emergency.

By Amelia Schafer, Indian Country Today March 12, 2024
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FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. — Theatrikos Theatre Company in Flagstaff is seeking experienced and new actors for a historical Colorado whitewater performance of Men on Boats.

March 5, 2024