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Voter participation in Navajo Nation primary election continues to grow

About 47 percent of registered voters cast ballots in Tuesday's primary election
08/27/2014 07:30 PM MDT
FARMINGTON — About 47 percent of registered voters on the Navajo Nation cast ballots in the primary election on Tuesday. 
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Unofficial results of the Navajo Nation primary elections
08/27/2014 07:30 PM MDT - Unofficial results of the Navajo Nation primary elections Full Story

Shiprock man sentenced to federal prison in fatal drunken driving crash
08/27/2014 05:30 PM MDT - FARMINGTON — A 39-year-old Shiprock man was sentenced Wednesday to six years in federal prison, followed by five years of supervised release, in relation to an alcohol-related crash in April 2013 that killed Herman Miller. Full Story

Navajo Nation Northern Agency voters narrow down candidates in delegate races
08/27/2014 12:09 AM MDT - WINDOW ROCK, ARIZ. — Voters in the Navajo Nation's Northern Agency narrowed down their choices for tribal council delegates during the Navajo Nation primary election on Tuesday. Full Story

Joe Shirley Jr., Chris Deschene win Navajo Nation primary elections president race
08/27/2014 01:44 PM MDT - WINDOW ROCK, ARIZ. — A former Navajo Nation president and a former Arizona state representative will face off for the presidency in the tribe's Nov. Full Story

LIVE: Updates from the Navajo Nation primary election
08/27/2014 12:40 AM MDT - Follow live updates from the Navajo Nation primary election. Full Story

Navajo Nation primary election on Tuesday
08/24/2014 06:54 PM MDT - FARMINGTON — Navajo voters will narrow the candidate field for the tribe's presidency and the council among other offices during the primary election on Tuesday. Full Story

Former Teec Nos Pos delegate hopes to represent five northwestern Navajo Nation chapters
08/21/2014 09:48 PM MDT -

Having already served eight years as a council delegate from Teec Nos Pos, Francis Redhouse is once again running for the delegate seat that will represent Aneth, Red Mesa, Tolikan, Mexican Water and Teec Nos Pos chapters in Utah and Arizona.

 
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Navajo Nation President Ben Shelly orders clean air for tribal departments
08/21/2014 06:26 PM MDT - FARMINGTON — Citing the need to protect tribal employees' health, Navajo Nation President Ben Shelly has issued an executive order that bans using commercial tobacco products from facilities under the executive branch. Full Story

Navajo Nation Oil and Gas Co. board chairman wants to hold off on charter amendments
08/20/2014 09:43 AM MDT - FARMINGTON — A debate over whether to ratify amendments to the Navajo Nation Oil and Gas Co.'s charter took center stage in a Navajo Nation Council committee meeting on Monday. Full Story

Human skull donated to Goodwill store in Texas

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Police are scratching their heads trying to work out who donated a human skull to a thrift store in Austin, Texas. Full Story
Woman may pursue libel case against Sammy Hagar

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A federal appeals court says an Iowa woman who claims rock singer Sammy Hagar fathered her baby 25 years ago may sue him for libel, invasion of privacy, and breach of contract. Full Story