LD7 Representative Arlando Teller Resigns To Join Biden Administration

A Representative in the state legislature, from the Navajo Nation, has resigned to become Deputy Assistant Secretary for Tribal Affairs. District Seven Representative Arlando Teller from Chinle submitted his resignation last week to Speaker of the House Rusty Bowers. Teller’s last day at the State Capitol was Sunday. He said in the letter: “I’m honored […]

The FBI Is Looking For A Missing Navajo Woman

The FBI is looking for a Navajo woman, last seen back on June 30th near Pinon. Jamie Yazzie, also known as Jamie Montoya, is a 32-year-old nursing assistant.  She is five-foot-five and 230 pounds, has black hair and brown eyes. The FBI is looking for any possible information regarding her whereabouts or details and circumstances […]

Arizona’s Oldest Living Veteran, Sophie Yazzie, Has Passed Away In Tucson

Arizona’s longest living veteran has died in Tucson. The Navajo Nation says 105-year-old Sophie Yazzie passed away Saturday. Navajo Nation President Jonathan Nez says Yazzie was a “matriarch for her family and a warrior for the Navajo people who served our country with great honor and dignity.” She was born in 1914 in Canyon de […]

Father Of The Man Killed In A Flagstaff Train Accident Found Dead Thursday

Flagstaff Police responded to a call of a dead body Thursday morning at the intersection of East Butler Avenue and East Ponderosa Parkway. Authorities found 47-year-old Emerson Haudley of Chinle at around 10:19 a.m. lying in the snow near a retaining wall of the tunnel that runs beneath the intersection. He is the father of […]

Navajo Code Talker Fleming Begaye Passes Away At 97-Years-Old In Chinle

Another member of the Navajo Code Talkers has passed away. Fleming Begaye passed away Friday morning at the age of 97 at his home in Chinle. Begaye survived the Battle of Tarawa, when his landing craft was blown up and he had to swim to the beach to survive. He also landed at the Pacific […]