Area Reservations Still Have Daily COVID-19 Curfews In Place

The Navajo and Hopi nations still have daily curfews in place as the fight continues against the COVID-19 pandemic. The Navajo Nation has a daily curfew in effect from 9 p.m. until 5 a.m. seven days a week, but the 57-hour weekend curfew is no more. The Hopi Tribe extended its reservation-wide lockdown and nightly […]

Navajo Nation Prepares To Go Back Into Stay-At-Home And 57-Hour Weekend Curfews

The Navajo Nation is preparing to reinstitute its stay-at-home order and the 57-hour weekend curfew policy. Navajo Nation President Jonathan Nez and Vice President Myron Lizer say there’s an increase in COVID-19 cases in the Sage Memorial Hospital service area and in satellite chapters in the Eastern Navajo Agency. The increase is reportedly due to […]

Navajo Nation To Extend Weekend Curfews Through September

The Navajo Nation has extended the weekend curfews at least through the end of September. The decision was made this week to carry the 32-hour weekend curfew a while longer. The daily curfew remains in effect from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. The weekend curfew lasts from 9 p.m. Saturday to 5 a.m. Monday. Navajo […]

The Navajo Nation Heads Back Into Weekend Curfew Friday Through Monday

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The Navajo Nation is going back into a 57-hour weekend curfew starting tonight, as Arizona continues to see a spike in COVID-19 cases. There were 79 new cases of the virus reported on the reservation Thursday with two new death. In total, there have been 407 deaths, over 84-hundred cases and over 62-hundred recoveries from […]

Governor Ducey Issues Statewide Curfew For Arizona Starting At 8 P.M. Sunday

Governor Doug Ducey has issued a statewide Declaration of Emergency with a curfew in effect nightly until 5 a.m. Friday in response to protests that turned violent in the Phoenix area and Tucson over the weekend. Ducey says “this gives law enforcement an additional tool to prevent the lawlessness we’ve seen here and in cities […]

The Navajo Nation Announces Another Weekend Curfew, This Time It Includes Businesses

The Navajo Nation will be entering another weekend curfew on Friday, this time there’s an addition to it. President Jonathan Nez announced Thursday that during the curfew, businesses on the reservation are instructed to close. Nez made the announcement as he and volunteers were handing out supplies to people along the Arizona-Utah border. As of […]

The Navajo Nation Calls For Another 57-Hour Curfew For This Weekend

The Navajo Nation will undergo another 57-hour weekend curfew this weekend in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. The curfews will begin at 8 p.m. Friday night and last until Monday morning at 5 a.m. Health officials say the intent and purpose of the curfews are to further restrict movement of people on the Navajo Nation […]

Navajo Police Issued 179 Citations During Recent Curfew, 62 In Arizona

Navajo Police issued 179 citations this past weekend after another 57-hour curfew, with 62 coming in Arizona. Officials say 108 were curfew violation citations and 71 traffic violations. In Arizona, there were 48 citations in Tuba City, six in Kayenta, six in Dilkon and two in Chinle. Police manned four roadblocks and saturation patrols in […]

Navajo Nation To Be Under 57-Hour Curfew For The Next Two Weekends

The Navajo Nation will conduct 57-hour weekend curfews for the next two weekends, starting this weekend. The curfews will begin at 8 p.m. Friday night and last until Monday morning at 5 a.m. Health officials say the intent and purpose of the curfews are to further restrict movement of people on the Navajo Nation during […]