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Filed Under: Arts & Entertainment | Environment
Review: 'Unreal City' exploits coal from Hopi and Navajo tribes (07/29)
A favorable review of Unreal City, a book about coal mining on the Hopi and Navajo reservations.

Filed Under: Environment | National
Native Sun News: Native nations unite on uranium mine cleanup (07/29)
Almost half the uranium extracted in the United States was mined and milled in and around the Navajo Indian Reservation.

Filed Under: Law | National
At least 10 tribes adopt laws to recognize same-sex mariage (07/28)
The Coquille Tribe of Oregon was the first to go public with its equality marriage ordinance.

Filed Under: Opinion | World
Opinion: Auction of tribal property in France sets bad precedent (07/25)
Attorney Pierre Ciric denounces the sale of Hopi, Zuni, Pueblo and Navajo property at various auction houses in France.

Filed Under: Law | National
Navajo Nation president calls for FBI probe of brutal murders (07/25)
Tribal leader wants to know whether attacks were motivated by race.

Filed Under: Law | National
Navajo Nation president to discuss brutal murders with mayor (07/24)
Attacks on Navajo homeless people are common, advocates said.

Filed Under: Law | National
Navajo Nation officials seek meeting in response to murders (07/23)
The victims have been identified as Allison Gorman, 44, and Kee Thompson, who was 45 or 46.

Filed Under: Law | National
Bail set at $5M for teens accused of murdering Navajo men (07/22)
Another Navajo man said his brother was one of the victims.

Filed Under: Law | National
Teens accused of killing homeless Navajo men in New Mexico (07/21)
A fellow Navajo man witnessed part of the brutal attack.

Filed Under: National | Politics
Arizona governor signs bill to declare Navajo Code Talkers Day (07/17)
August 14 will be celebrated as Navajo Code Talkers' Day.

Filed Under: Arts & Entertainment | National | World
Navajo artist and Chinese artist collaborate for unique project (07/17)
Bert Benally and Ai Weiwei create 'Pull of the Moon' on the reservation.

Filed Under: Business | Education
Dine College on Navajo Nation to offer degree in tribal business (07/15)
Students are being accepted for the fall semester, with applications due July 18.

Filed Under: Opinion
Opinion: Unique ceremony blends Navajo and Jewish culture (07/14)
Rabbi Marc Soloway shares a unique ceremony for Lila Crank that blender her Navajo and Jewish traditions.

Filed Under: Opinion
Vernon Masayesva: Coal-fired power plant harms Hopi people (07/14)
Vernon Masayesva, the founder of the Black Mesa Trust, questions a settlement that allows a coal-fired power plant to keep operating.

Filed Under: Business
Navajo Nation energy firm sees 16.8 percent boost in revenue (07/11)
The company took in $458 million, or $156.3 million more than the prior fiscal year.

Filed Under: Arts & Entertainment
Review: 'Drunktown's Finest' provides modern look at Navajos (07/11)
Praise for Drunktown's Finest, the debut film from Navajo filmmaker Sydney Freeland.

Filed Under: National
Town rescinds decision to change name of park for Indian fighter (07/09)
Kit Carson's name will still be used for the section of the park where he is buried.

Filed Under: Health
Study finds high rate of dental problems among Navajo children (07/09)
Rate of untreated tooth decay is far higher than the national average.

Filed Under: Environment | National
NPS worried about Navajo Nation's Grand Canyon tourism plans (07/07)
The Grand Canyon Escalade includes a tramway that will carry tourists to the floor of the Grand Canyon.

Filed Under: Health | National
Tristan Ahtone: Navajo veteran returns from war a changed man (07/07)
Tristan Ahtone shares the story of Lonnie Al Watts, a Navajo Nation veteran who died last year at the age of 37.

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