Navajo-Hopi Observer

Biden signs water bills benefiting 3 tribes in Arizona

The Colorado River Indian Tribes have been granted the authority to lease some of their water rights in Arizona to bolster the tribe's economy and improve housing, healthcare, and education on the reservation, as well as fund a nursing home and substance abuse treatment, while also working to maintain the habitat along the river.

Inauguration Ceremony for Navajo Nation Officials to be Jan. 10 at Fort Defiance

WINDOW ROCK, Navajo Nation — Navajo Nation President-elect Dr. Buu Nygren and Vice President-elect Richelle Montoya will take their oaths of office at the 2023 Navajo Nation Inauguration ceremony alongside the 25th Navajo Nation Council on Jan. 10, 2023, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.(MST) at the Bee Hółdzil Fighting Scouts Events Center (Stronghold) in Fort Defiance, Navajo Nation (Arizona).