Published September 19, 2016 WINDOW ROCK – Outgoing Miss Navajo Alyson Shirley stood next to the final two contestants with the crown she wore all year, waiting to see who would succeed her on Saturday night at the Dean C. Jackson Memorial Arena. When Rodina Jordan from Oak Springs, Arizona was announced first runner up, it […]
Published August 27, 2016 TSAILE, ARIZONA – Sergeant Sophie B. Yazzie remembers looking into becoming a Navajo Code Talker while looking for a job as a cook in the Window Rock area. She was 28 years old at the time and had been working as a cook and hostess in Gallup, New Mexico. Commuting back and […]
Published July 23, 2016 WINSLOW, ARIZONA—City of Winslow city manager Stephen Pauken said at a press conference Friday that the city would respect and abide Maricopa County Attorney Bill Montgomery’s determination that Winslow police officer Austin Shipley would not be charged. But to the family of Loreal Tsingine, 27, who was shot and killed by […]
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Published July 21, 2016 FORT DEFIANCE – A man who allegedly stole a Navajo police vehicle ended off Navajo Route 12, north of Fort Defiance, after being involved in a high speed pursuit. The unidentified man was loaded onto a gurney and taken to the Tsehootsooi Medical Center for unknown injuries. The police vehicle, with its […]
Published June 24, 2016 TEESTO, ARIZONA – A little too late. That is what Floranda Dempsey, the aunt of Loreal Tsingine, said about Winslow City Manager Steve Pauken’s and Winslow Police Chief Stephen Garnett’s visit to Tsingine’s home chapter of Teesto on Tuesday. Both city officials explained to Teesto Chapter members during a May 13 chapter […]
Published June 18, 2016 DILKON, ARIZONA – The City of Winslow and the Navajo County Attorney’s Office are taking no chances with the nearly three-month long investigation by the Arizona Department of Public Safety into the fatal Easter shooting of Loreal Tsingine by Winslow Police Officer Austin Shipley. With Winslow Police Chief Stephen Garnett in attendance, City […]
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