Navajo Nation Public Safety Director Wins National Award

Published November 26. 2017 WINDOW ROCK – Jesse Delmar, director of the Navajo Nation’s Division of Public Safety, was awarded the National Native American Law Enforcement Association’s 2017 Public Safety Director of the Year. “It was surprising to me they came to me with this recognition,” said Delmar. “I was honored and I wasn’t expecting it. […]

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Navajo Nation Vice President Nez Touts Land-use Bill, Notes Ways to Improve It

Published October 30, 2017 WINDOW ROCK – Navajo Nation Vice President Jonathan Nez took his message of Ta’áá hwóajit’éego to Washington, D.C., Wednesday as he testified and voiced support for the American Indian Empowerment Act of 2017. “I strive to live by this saying and I think that when Congress takes action on legislation such […]

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New Miss Navajo Crowned

Published September 12, 2017 WINDOW ROCK – Crystal Littleben, 25, went from second runner-up to being crowned the 71st Naabeehó Bich’eekį’ in a last chance effort to win the coveted title. Littleben is originally from Tsénikání Bis Dootł’izh, Arizona but resides in Tónaneesdizí. She is Kinłichíi’nii and born for Mąii Deeshgiizhinii. Her maternal grandfather is […]

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‘12 Years of School but Just One Day to Graduate’

Published May 28, 2017 FORT DEFIANCE – The Window Rock High School class of 2017 is no longer a group of high school students but is now alumni. As the class of 120 received high school diplomas Friday morning in front of family, friends, teachers and Navajo Nation President Russell Begaye and Vice President Jonathan Nez […]

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‘12 Years of School but Just One Day to Graduate’

Published May 28, 2017 FORT DEFIANCE – The Window Rock High School class of 2017 is no longer a group of high school students but is now alumni. As the class of 120 received high school diplomas Friday morning in front of family, friends, teachers and Navajo Nation President Russell Begaye and Vice President Jonathan Nez […]

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New Diné College President Cites Parents, Past Pioneers

Published April 17, 2017 TSAILE, ARIZONA – When Charles “Monty” Roessel spoke to the audience at his swearing-in ceremony on April 7, the 17th Diné College president reflected on his parents and past pioneers in education who shaped what the institution has become today. “Our leaders of that time, they had faith in something that was not […]

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