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Tohono O’odham Tribal Leaders Voice Concerns Over Trump’s Border Wall

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Trump’s proposed border wall could spell trouble for tribal landowners, according to NBC News. If the President’s plans go through, tribal communities would be negatively impacted, as the wall would isolate them from vital resources and further upset their normal way of life.   The Tohono O’odham Nation is officially recognized by the federal government as…

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Western Navajo Agency concerns

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  TUBA CITY, Ariz. – On Tuesday, Council Delegate Walter Phelps (Cameron, Coalmine Canyon, Leupp, Tolani Lake, Tsidi To ii) met with Congressman Tom O’Halleran (D – AZ), along with President Russell Begaye, regarding the Former Bennett Freeze Area, broadband fiber optics for Tuba City Regional Health Care Center, Bureau of Indian Affairs natural resources funding, road…

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Indian Country Criminal Justice major kicks off at NAU

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WINDOW ROCK – The Health, Education, and Human Services Committee considered Legislation No. 0246-17, which requests the Navajo Nation’s support for the establishment of an undergraduate major entitled “Indian Country Criminal Justice,” at Northern Arizona University located in Flagstaff, Ariz. According to the legislation, the Law and Order Committee met with NAU’s Office of Native American…

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New Homes in the Works for Navajo Nation

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Navajo Nation officials and residents have expressed trepidation about the housing shortages throughout the reservation. As a result, new efforts are underway to restore the reputation of the biggest American Indian public housing authority in the nation. Per the Sante Fe New Mexican, the CFO is resigning after a mutual decision was made by new…

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