- With stay-at-home orders and fundraising, Indian Country combats COVID-19
“We have to isolate ourselves to isolate the virus,” Navajo Nation President Jonathan Nez, who last week issued a stay-at-home ...
- $2 trillion stimulus package provides COVID-19 funds for tribes
The bill establishes an $8 billion tribal relief funds and provides $2 billion in emergency supplemental funding for the Indian ...
- SRP suspends NGS Decommissioning in response to COVID-19
This proactive step ensures the health and safety of SRP employees and contractors and is in accordance with company-wide precautions ...
- Trump signs $2.2T stimulus after swift congressional votes
Acting with unity and resolve unseen since the 9/11 attacks, Washington moved urgently to stem an economic free fall caused ...
- Navajo Nation reports 69 positive COVD-19 cases, 20 more than previous day
New cases of COVID-19 increases to 69 on Navajo Nation in the evening of March 25.
- Authorities investigating deaths of 2 Ohio men in Arizona
They say the men were traveling to the Canyon de Chelly National Monument in Chinle.
- Coconino County offers utility and rent assistance for qualified applicants
Coconino County is offering utility and rent assistance for those who qualify.
- Coconino County Detention Facility continues precautions to protect jail population
Handwashing supplies have been increased and everyone is encouraged to wash their hands and avoid touching their face and other ...
- COVID-19 cases jump to 39 on Navajo Nation as of March 24
The number of positive COVID-19 cases in the Navajo Nation grew from two on March 17 to 39 on March ...
- Bashas changes hours to support elderly population, other stores on Hopi change hours, too
Starting March 18, Bashas’ reservation stores will be open from 6-7 a.m. for those 65 and older. Shoppers will be ...
- Updated March 26: Hopi closes schools, instructs staff to help prevent spread of COVID-19
The Hopi Tribe issued an executive order until April 17 only essential staff will continue to work onsite, those unable ...
- Tuba City School closed through March 30
Tuba City Unified School District remains closed through March 30 in response to the Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey’s emergency proclamation, ...
- Survey eyes internet access, cell service on Navajo Nation
Navajo Nation residents are being asked to fill out a survey about internet access and cellular service on tribal land.
- Arizona reports 2nd coronavirus death; Cases now number 152
A second person stricken with the coronavirus has died in Arizona and the state now has 152 confirmed cases, authorities ...
- Nine test positive for COVID-19 in Coconino County
As of March 20, Coconino County has stated that there are currently nine presumptive positive cases in the county.
- Arizona schools closed additional two weeks
Governor Doug Ducey and Superintendent Kathy Hoffman announced a two-week extension of school closures through April 10.
- UPDATE as of March 20: Navajo Nation has 14 positive cases, president urges people to stay home
Navajo Nation President Jonathan Nez and Vice President Myron Lizer were informed on Wednesday evening by the Navajo Department of ...
- How to clean the bundle of germs that is your phone
You’re washing your hands countless times a day to try to ward off the coronavirus.
- Coconino County Jail suspends visitations, inmate programs
Coconino County Jail suspends visitations, inmate programs effective March 20.
- Arizona governor calls up National Guard, restricts businesses in Coconino County and others
PHOENIX (AP) — On March 19, Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey ordered all bars, theaters and gyms to close and restaurants ...
- Navajo-Hopi Observer's office closed to the public
The Navajo-Hopi Observer office is no longer open to the public during normal business hours until further notice.
- Coconino County reports first presumptive positive case of COVID-19
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Coconino County Health and Human Services (CCHHS) has confirmed the first presumptive positive case of COVID-19 in ...
- Coconino County declares state of emergency in response to outbreak
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Coconino County Board of Supervisors declared a State of Emergency because of the outbreak of COVID-19 ...
- Navajo County suspends jail visitations
Currently, there are no confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Navajo County Jail.
- Second member of the Navajo Nation tests positive for COVID-19
The second person was a middle-aged male from the same region as the first person who tested positive within the ...