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4 Investigates: Abandoned uranium mines continue to threaten the Navajo Nation
Colton Shone August 19, 2019 10:20 PM. ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — There are hundreds of abandoned uranium mines scattered across the Navajo Nation.
Aug 19, 2019 06:59 UTC Read More

New legislation calls on Navajo Nation Council to confirm deputy attorney general nominee
FARMINGTON — New legislation seeks to confirm Kimberly Dutcher as deputy attorney general for the Navajo Nation. Dutcher was appointed in March by…
Aug 17, 2019 07:00 UTC Read More

LGBTQ rights activists push the Navajo Nation to repeal its same-sex marriage ban
SALT LAKE CITY -- Activists are pressing Navajo Nation leaders to repeal a longstanding ban on same-sex marriage and expand protections for LGBTQ people…
Aug 14, 2019 06:59 UTC Read More

Navajo Nation and City of Albuquerque Sign Agreement to Combat Racism
The Navajo Nation and the city of Albuquerque, New Mexico have signed an agreement aimed at protecting Navajo tribal members from discrimination.
Aug 12, 2019 06:59 UTC Read More

Navajo Nation receives $5 million from Navajo Gaming
WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. — The Navajo Nation Gaming Enterprise (Navajo Gaming), gave a check for $5 million to the Navajo Nation in an annual payment to the…
Aug 06, 2019 06:59 UTC Read More

'Basketball or Nothing' covers hoop dreams on Navajo Nation
Albuquerque, N.M. • High school basketball fans in Arizona and New Mexico likely know all about “rez ball” — a run-and-gun, pass-cut-and-shoot style of play…
Aug 01, 2019 06:59 UTC Read More

Navajo Nation Council refers bill to revise energy outlook to committee
FARMINGTON — The Navajo Nation Council has sent the Resources and Development Committee a bill that calls for transitioning the tribe's energy future away…
Jul 22, 2019 06:59 UTC Read More

Light departments bring power to Navajo Nation
Bringing power to people who have lost it is a routine job for linemen in municipal light departments. Residents appreciate getting power back, whether they…
Jul 11, 2019 07:00 UTC Read More

Meet the LGBTQ2S Woman Who Ran for President of Navajo Nation
History was made in 2018 when Trudie Jackson became the first out trans and two-spirit Native woman to run for president of Navajo Nation, a Native American…
Jul 10, 2019 06:59 UTC Read More

New Navajo Nation cancer center cuts patients' travel time
Tuba City, Ariz. • Colon cancer took a heavy toll on Loren McCabe's family. His great-grandmother was diagnosed too late to fight it. His grandfather didn't want…
Jun 27, 2019 06:59 UTC Read More

Navajo Nation finalizes disaster agreement with FEMA
WINDOW ROCK —Navajo Nation President Jonathan Nez and Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Region 9 Administrator Robert J. Fenton,…
Jun 25, 2019 06:59 UTC Read More

Navajo Nation Fair still in turmoil
WINDOW ROCK. Last September, former Navajo Nation Fair Manager Alvina Arviso promised Budget and Finance Committee members that she would provide…
Jun 20, 2019 06:59 UTC Read More

Community information: Annual running for a healthy Navajo Nation includes chapter south and west of Gallup
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…
Jun 18, 2019 07:00 UTC Read More

Navajo Nation Signs Agreement for Second Phase of Buyback Agreement
The Navajo Nation again is trying to consolidate land that has multiple owners within the reservation. The tribe recently signed an agreement with the.
Jun 17, 2019 06:59 UTC Read More

This band wants to take ‘rez metal’ beyond the Navajo Nation
Glam metal. Death metal. Doom metal. Space metal. Since heavy metal music emerged in the late '60s and early '70s, with its intense, massive sound, countless…
Jun 11, 2019 06:59 UTC Read More

Navajo Nation officials back funding for youth employment program
FARMINGTON — A supplemental funding request to provide $3 million to help chapters operate summer youth employment programs was approved by Navajo…
Jun 10, 2019 06:59 UTC Read More

Federal Loans Brings Hopes Of Cheaper, More Reliable Electricity To Navajo Nation
The utility company in charge of powering the Navajo Nation, where roughly 10 percent live without power, is receiving a $94 million federal loan for two.
May 31, 2019 06:59 UTC Read More

Treaty unveiled at Navajo Nation museum
WINDOW ROCK. It was a Navajo woman whose name she never learned who convinced C.P. “Kitty” Weaver to donate her copy of the Treaty of 1868 to the…
May 30, 2019 07:00 UTC Read More

Disaster declaration frees up funds for Navajo Nation
WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. (AP) — U.S. President Donald Trump has granted a disaster declaration for the Navajo Nation in response to severe storms earlier this…
May 28, 2019 07:00 UTC Read More

Trump OKs Navajo Nation disaster declaration in wake of February storms
WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump this week approved a disaster declaration for the Navajo Nation in the wake of a February storm that dumped snow on…
May 23, 2019 06:59 UTC Read More

Trump Signs Disaster Declaration for Navajo Nation After Winter Snow
President Donald Trump has signed a major disaster declaration for the Navajo Nation. KNAU's Ryan Heinsius reports, it follows significant winter snowfall.
May 22, 2019 06:59 UTC Read More

More than 200 families on Navajo Nation in Arizona get power
Hundreds of Native American families on the Navajo Nation in northeastern Arizona now have electricity for the first time.
May 21, 2019 07:00 UTC Read More

Bill allows 10 Navajo Nation students to use Arizona vouchers across state lines
The Arizona Department of Education and state legislators came to a compromise that would no longer punish students and parents on the Navajo reservation…
May 21, 2019 06:59 UTC Read More

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