By Amanda Slee | Monday, July 1, 2019
PHOENIX – Native American history, culture and art were the focus of the Heard Museum’s second annual Teacher Institute.
By Vivian Meza | Monday, May 27, 2019
HOUCK – Nellie Shirley was born in 1932 on the Navajo Reservation and has lived there except during the years she attended boarding school. After her parents died when she was 13, she was sent to two schools where she was able to strengthen her Catholic faith as well as embrace her Navajo culture.
By Jake Goodrick | Thursday, May 2, 2019
GANADO – Bus driver Freddie Yazzie inspires students with photos all over bus of other students who succeeded in Navajo community.
By Quindrea Yazzie | Wednesday, April 3, 2019
PHOENIX – The House approved a motion by voice vote to move forward with a code of conduct that Republican leaders promised last year.
By Molly Stellino | Monday, April 1, 2019
PHOENIX – “You Racist, Sexist, Bigot” features the stories of Arizonans of different races, sexuality, religion, political beliefs and gender to start difficult discussions about discrimination.
By Bret Jaspers | Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2019
PHOENIX – Arizona lawmakers say they’ve made progress on a drought contingency plan, but much remains to be done before a Jan. 31 deadline imposed by federal water managers.
By Jake Goodrick | Thursday, Dec. 13, 2018
LOW MOUNTAIN – “Rez golf,” played with secondhand clubs on rugged courses amid rocks, livestock and medicinal plants, is gaining popularity among Navajos.
By Olivia Richard | Friday, April 27, 2018
The teenage squadron of the Civil Air Patrol’s Arizona wing, named after a Navajo Code Talker, soared over the Grand Canyon in their first flights.
By Lauren Kalijur and Macee Beheler | Thursday, Aug. 31, 2017
CROW AGENCY, Mont. – When John Doyle first noticed signs of trouble in the Little Bighorn River, he was still a young member of the Apsaalooke Nation in southeastern Montana.
By Ethan Millman | Monday, May 15, 2017
MONUMENT VALLEY – On the outskirts of Monument Valley, touching the Arizona-Utah border, a water well is encased in a brick building behind a barb-wired fence. A few cattle graze nearby, mooing to occasionally pierce the quiet.
By Joseph Guzman | Tuesday, March 21, 2017
WASHINGTON - A federal appeals court rejected two cases related to the Navajo Generating Station, one that aimed to tighten environmental restrictions on the coal-fired power plant and another questioned the process that calls for the plant's closure.
By Clarissa Cooper | Wednesday, April 13, 2016
For the past 26 years, the old band building of the Phoenix Indian School stood vacant, a reminder of its legacy as a federal boarding school for Native American children and teens. But later this year, it will be renovated and resurrected as a cultural center to hallmark its history.