February 5, 2019
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On Oct. 17, Prostate On-Site Project, a medical mobile service, will be providing affordable prostate cancer screenings to men 40 years and older, or younger if a history of prostate cancer runs in the family.
Coconino County Superintendent Cheryl Mango-Paget announced that the Coconino County Accommodation district’s Tse’Yaato’ High School in Page, Arizona, has received Cognia’s highest honor as a 2022 School of Distinction.
The Navajo Nation Human Rights Commission announced settlement checks were sent out from the Federal Trade Commission to individuals in the Tate’s Auto Group settlement.
Most people in Santa Clara Pueblo in northern New Mexico know each other. So when a tribal member needs mental health services or help for substance abuse, calling a tribal office might lead to an aunt, cousin or other relative.
The Winslow Police Department said it's been made aware of several reports of individuals being followed or approached by people who are behaving in a suspicious manner.
Monkeypox is a rare viral infection endemic to Central and West Africa.
On Aug.24, the Navajo Nation confirmed its first case of Monkeypox — the individual is a Navajo Nation member who lives in McKinley County in New Mexico.
WINSLOW, Ariz. — Because of Winslow Unified School District enrollment reaching capacity in some grades, the district will not accept students who live outside district boundaries.
All Tuba City Unified School District students will be eligible to receive free lunches in the 2022-2023 school years, the district announced.
The Arizona Department of Transportation advises drivers to plan for a short-term closure of U.S. 160 south of Kayenta between mileposts 373-374 scheduled from 5-7 a.m. Aug. 3.
The Department of the Interior announced the 13-member Derogatory Geographic Names Task Force has concluded its review of the more than 660 geographic features featuring the name sq___, a term that has historically been used as an offensive ethnic, racial and sexist slur, particularly for Indigenous women.
ADOT is advising drivers to plan for travel restrictions on Interstate 40 east of Winslow June 27-30, as pavement preservation work is performed on the roadway.
The Humane Society of Tulsa is hosting an owner surrender event for dogs less than two years of age and under 40 pounds in weight June 30 from 10 a.m. to noon at Hotevilla Village.
Overnight full closures of I-40 at Hermosa Drive Bridge in Holbrook June 20-24.
As a member of the Navajo Nation, Asdzaani nishlóó, as a resilient woman, I am on the front lines of the fight to protect Mother Earth, Nihoosdzaan Nihima. Every day, polluting industries seeking to extract resources from these lands bring my ancestral home in New Mexico under threat.
The Arizona Department of Transportation advises drivers that a 10-foot vehicle width restriction will be in place on State Route 260 at the Moenkopi Wash Bridge (milepost 324) from May 5 to the middle of October.
The Navajo Nation Human Rights Commission announce the Federal Trade Commission has hired JND Legal Administration to oversee the refund process for eligible consumers who purchased a vehicle from Tate’s Auto after January 1, 2013 and later had their vehicle repossessed.
More than 900 consumers have provided their contact information to the Navajo Nation Human Rights Commission in regard to a settlement with Tates’s Auto.
ADOT announces I-40 ramp closures, intermittent lane restrictions and bridge closures in northern Arizona in the coming weeks.
The city of Winslow will be reinstating late fees and shut offs starting March 21.
On Feb. 25, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) announced new metrics to guide COVID-19 mitigation practices.
The Navajo Nation Office of the Controller and Office of Vital Records & Identification recently announced a series of American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) Hardship and CIB Technical Assistance Drives in nearby cities, to provide help with completing and submitting applications for ARPA Hardship Assistance and to apply for a Certificate of Indian Blood (CIB).
Hopi Relief is aware of the rising cases throughout the Hopi reservation and we sincerely apologize for our current inability to respond immediately.
After operating with an acting superintendent since 2020, the Navajo Nation Department of Diné Education (DODE) has filled the position with a full-time appointment.
The Coconino County Board of Supervisors will hold a Special Session on Jan. 6 beginning at 9 a.m. to discuss and take possible action on the Legislative District 7 State Senate vacancy.
A new state Senator will be appointed to fill the vacancy left after the recent resignation of Senator Jamescita Peshlakai.
The Winslow Public Housing Authority (WPHA) will begin accepting pre-applications for public housing and housing choice vouchers (Section 8) programs waiting list Jan. 3.
The Navajo Family Assistance Services (NFAS) have received numerous applications for Navajo School Clothing and Supplies (NSCS) since releasing applications Aug. 27.
The Navajo Nation Human Rights Commission announced that the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) reached a settlement agreement with Richard Berry, owner/manager of Tates Auto Group.
Since 1979, the Gallup Battered Families Services (GBFS) has provided safe shelter and resources for those experiencing domestic violence at home — but the past year has been like no other.
The NABI Foundation (Native American Basketball Invitational) is pleased to announce the launching of NABI Network, a platform to highlight Native American student athletes.
The Frank Harrison and Harry Austin Voting Rights Essay Contest offers Native American college students a chance to win a $2,000 scholarship.
The Arizona Department of Transportation advises drivers to plan for daytime travel restrictions May 18, through May 20, at Interstate 40 and Two Guns Road, as work continues on the Two Guns Bridge rehabilitation project.
The Navajo Department of Health has announced the Navajo Nation graduation and promotion guidelines all schools on the reservation are required to follow by the Navajo Nation.
The Winslow Recreation Department is now accepting applications for summer swim lessons.
An ad that ran in the print version for April 14 of the Navajo-Hopi Observer ran the wrong headline for a conference to be held on April 22.
COVID-19 vaccines are available at Tuba City Regional Health Care for enrolled tribal members that are 16 and older.
Please note changes in dates to receive comments and requests for the Public Notices ran on Feb. 17.
The Tuba City COVID-19 Vaccine Drive-Thru takes place Feb. 6 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. (or until all 1,000 Pfizer doses are given) at the Tuba City High School Pavilion parking lot.
Coconino National Forest visitors who wish to collect live plants and trees for personal use can now purchase a wilding permit in order to do so.
Applicants much submit an application to show necessary assistance for expenses incurred due to the coronavirus pandemic as of March 1.
Because of the current public health emergency due to COVID-19, The Navajo Nation courts are operating with minimal staff and the doors are closed to the public.
“As we proceed closer to the start of the flu season, we have to continue wearing our masks and practicing all of the preventative measures that we have in place for COVID-19,” said Navajo Nation President Jonathan Nez.
U.S. Rep. Tom O’Halleran won the Democratic primary for District 1 beating Eva Putzova as the incumbent. O’ Halleran garnered 38,812 votes, while Putzova received 27,086 votes.
As health care professionals, we are focused on ensuring the well-being of our patients especially during these times of uncertainty. Our doctors, nurses, and other medical professionals work tirelessly to provide quality care to anyone who walks through our hospital doors.
On April 28, Coconino County Board of Supervisors issued a proclamation condemning recent hate speech and incitement of violence against Navajo people.
New Mexico Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham notified the Navajo Nation Office of the Speaker May 3 that the City of Gallup will continue to be closed through May 7 under a state of emergency.
COVID 19 impacted small businesses and the self employed, now join me and county staff tomorrow at 1:30 pm (AZ Time) to learn about benefits you maybe eligible for.
The Arizona Department of Transportation (ADOT) advises northern Arizona drivers to plan for a traffic shift on Interstate 40 at Meteor City Road (milepost 239) while crews complete a bridge-improvement project.
Coconino County Elections Office has mailed 23,670 early ballots to Democratic voters that are on the Permanent Early Voting List (PEVL).
In November, leaders from the U.S. Census Bureau briefed media outlets that serve the American Indian and Alaska Native (AIAN) community on the status of the 2020 Census, describing the efforts underway for all people to be accurately counted and the opportunity for individuals to apply for temporary jobs supporting the operation.
The Burlington Northern and Santa Fe Railway Company (BNSF) will be closing the Cosnino Road railroad crossing located just north of Interstate 40.
Coconino County Health and Human Services (CCHHS) officials encourage consumers to take appropriate precautions in handling, preparing and cooking foods during the upcoming holiday season.
The 2019-2020 flu season is here and the American Red Cross urges everyone to get their influenza vaccine now.
The Navajo Nation Human Rights Commission (“Commission”) in partnership with Department of Diné Education and Diné BiOlta will be conducting several public hearings to assess the mistreatment of Navajo and Native American students attending K through 12th grade in schools on and off the Navajo Nation.
The Old Trails Museum offers its 2019 Fall History Highlight Oct. 19 at 2 p.m. at the Winslow Visitors Center/Hubbell Trading Post, 523 West Second Street with journalist Jana Bommersbach.
Navajo Nation Special Diabetes Program has announced the course for the Running for a Stronger and Healthier Navajo Nation Relay Run that will cover 227 miles on July 8-15.
Tates Auto will temporarily open doors to allow customers to pick up their vehicles.
The Hopi Education Endowment Fund (HEEF) announced that they are now accepting nominations of individuals to serve on the HEEF Board.
The Supreme Court of the Navajo Nation has issued an order for the Navajo Nation Bar Association to stop accepting pro hac vice applications pending further order of the court.
Kaibab National Forest will offer free-use, paid personal-use and ceremonial firewood permits for the Tusayan Ranger District at a variety of locations in Navajo and Hopi communities over the next three months.
The Old Trails Museum offers its 2019 Spring History Highlight May 4, at 2 p.m. at the Winslow Arts Trust Museum, 333 East Second Street.
You are invited to listen to climate elders telling their stories of change from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. April 13 at the Murdoch Community Center, 203 E Brannen Ave., in Flagstaff.
The Navajo Nation Human Rights Commission will be conducting public hearings to assess the mistreatment of Navajo and Native American students attending kindergarten through 12th grade in schools on and off the Navajo Nation.
Change Labs will occupy 4,000 square feet in Towering Cliff 8, a new development project in Tuba City, Arizona.