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713 Homes Get Electric Power on the Navajo Nation

NTUA far exceeds expectations with 713 homes  now connected to the electric grid with CARES Act funds WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. – Navajo Nation President Jonathan Nez and Vice President Myron Lizer commend the Navajo Tribal Utility Authority for their commitment and long hours of hard work over the last several months to expedite the completion of CARES Act…

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Uncontrollable Spread of COVID-19 Hits the Navajo Nation

383 new cases, 8,131 recoveries, and five more deaths related to COVID-19 as President Nez urges the Navajo people to recommit to fighting the pandemic  WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. – On Sunday, the Navajo Department of Health, in coordination with the Navajo Epidemiology Center and the Navajo Area Indian Health Service, reported an all-time high of 383 new…

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Mask Guidance for Children and Youth

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, masks are required of adults in public settings and recommended for children three and older, with exceptions for eating, drinking, exercising and medical requirements. The general principle is that masks are used to limit potential harm to others by helping reduce their risk of infection (and they may have…

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Navajo Nation Gets Dog Food

Protect the Sacred and actress Joely Fisher provide pet food to help Navajo families WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. – Navajo Nation President Jonathan Nez and Vice President Myron Lizer thank Protect the Sacred, actress Joely Fisher, Nestlé Purina, Arizona Army National Guard, Navajo Nation Attorney General Doreen N. McPaul, and attorneys and staff with the Navajo Nation Department of Justice for…

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RIOT CONTROL ACT: GALLUP ON FULL LOCK DOWN

MILLIONS OF NAVAJO DOLLARS TURNED AWAY. NAVAJO NATION MADE CITY OF GALLUP. New Mexico Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham invoked the state’s Riot Control Act on Friday to essentially lock down the city of Gallup after its mayor requested that she do so on Thursday. Under the act, all roads leading into Gallup are now closed…

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Donald Trump’s Maricopa problem

Arizona’s most populous county will go a long way to determining the next president By Stuart Rothenberg Posted April 28, 2020 at 3:48pm ANALYSIS — In 2016, Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump carried Arizona by about 91,000 votes out of more than 2.6 million votes cast. His 3.5-point margin over Hillary Clinton was significantly narrower…

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