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Guest Column: Ways to stay active at any size
Tuesday, January 20, 2015

Tuba City Junior High van accident update
Tuesday, January 20, 2015

Letter to the editor: Navajo and English should be spoken
Use of the Navajo language is only on the Navajo reservation and is unrelated to the economic world and we have been long stripped of political autonomy by Washington.
Tuesday, January 13, 2015

Letter to the editor: Navajo language requirements should stand
Last week I listened to Robert A. Williams, Jr. who was interviewed by Bill Moyers of Moyers and Company. Williams, Jr. of Lumbee heritage is a professor of Indian Law at the University of Arizona.
Tuesday, January 6, 2015

Guest column: Helping young kids beat the holiday blues
December is crowded with activity and excitement, which can all be fun for young children, but may also have some unintended consequences: behavior changes.
Tuesday, January 6, 2015

Letter to the editor: Aaron Tsingine a standout at National Finals Rodeo competition
I want to congratulate all of our Indian cowboys and cowgirls who competed in the National Finals Rodeo (NFR). What a sight that was to see them compete throughout.




Tuesday, December 30, 2014

Guest column: Is gluten-free eating good for all?
In a meeting the other day, a coworker passed around tray full of ooh-y deliciousness - peanut butter cake balls dipped in chocolate coating. As usual, everyone indulged while making justifications for this morning treat. One justification: "It's okay, they are gluten-free."
Tuesday, December 30, 2014

Letter to the editor: Help with stuck bus appreciated
My name is Leonard Chee Jr., director of Support Services with Shonto Preparatory School.
Tuesday, December 23, 2014

Guest column: Keeping bones strong during winter months
I have lived in Arizona most of my life. It wasn't until I moved to Portland, Oregon, several years ago that I realized how much I had taken the sun for granted in regards to bone health.
Tuesday, December 23, 2014

Guest column: The links between obesity and infertility
Having a child is both a rewarding and life-changing experience for many couples. But what if the joy of conceiving a child is unattainable for you and your partner?
Tuesday, December 16, 2014

Editorial: It's time to decide exactly where your tax dollars get spent
Christmas is right around the corner and most people are likely consumed with shopping for presents and making plans for where to be and who to be with during the holidays.
Tuesday, December 9, 2014

Obituary: Arloa Singer
Arloa Singer, 58, went to be with the Lord November, 28, 2014. She was born March 14, 1956 in Bellemont, Arizona.
Tuesday, December 9, 2014

Guest column: There is much to be thankful for during holiday season
Across the country, November is celebrated as Native American Heritage Month. It is a time of celebration and reflection on the sacrifices our ancestors made for us to be where we are today.
Tuesday, December 2, 2014

Guest column: Bates clarifies issues surrounding presidential race
It is imperative that I provide clarification regarding an article entitled, "Election for president postponed to 2015," that was published in the Nov. 20 edition of the Navajo Times.
Tuesday, November 25, 2014

Guest column: Indian country deserves economic opportunity
Today, America is in the middle of an energy revolution, which will create millions of new jobs and generate billions of dollars in revenue over the next decade.Today, America is in the middle of an energy revolution, which will create millions of new jobs and generate billions of dollars in revenue over the next decade.
Tuesday, November 25, 2014

Guest column: Thoughts on Thanksgiving
I look forward to Thanksgiving every year because there is a lot of good food and you get to spend time with your family.
Tuesday, November 25, 2014

Guest column: More thoughts on Thanksgiving
Many people look forward to Thanksgiving Day, especially me. Thanksgiving is a national holiday that I hope everyone participates in. I love Thanksgiving. It's one of my favorite holidays.
Tuesday, November 25, 2014

Guest column: Improve your circulation with exercise
Peripheral arterial disease, or PAD, is the medical term for poor circulation in the legs due to blockage of the arteries. This serious but often misdiagnosed condition will likely show no symptoms until an artery is already more than 60-percent blocked.
Tuesday, November 18, 2014

Letter to the editor: Veterans put country before self
Ya'ta'hey, Silá ło Sii (Veterans),

I'm Floyd Dawson, from Tonalea, Arizona, Western Navajo Agency to let you know that I appreciate the sacrifices our veterans make for our country. Again, thank you veterans for protecting the freedom I enjoy.

Tuesday, November 11, 2014

Guest column: Healing the wound
For most healthy individuals, a stubbed toe, cut or scrape is a minor inconvenience easily remedied with an ice pack or a bandage.
Tuesday, November 11, 2014

Letter to the editor: Navajo Board of Election Supervisors: people are highest political authority
The Navajo Board of Election Supervisors (NBOES) has a responsibility and obligation to ensure that all election process are done in a fair and impartial manner, free of corruption, intimidation and fraud.
Tuesday, November 4, 2014

Letter to the editor: Water rights important for Navajo Nation future
Diné leadership has for too long neglected sincere advocacy for securing our sacred water.
Tuesday, November 4, 2014

Editorial: Navajo-Hopi Observer online comment system to move to Facebook commenting Nov. 12
Our nhonews.com comments section, and all relative Western News&Info Inc. online publications will implement a change to our article comments system in the coming weeks.
Tuesday, November 4, 2014

Letter to the editor: Where do children learn to speak fluent Navajo?
If the Navajo Nation and its constituency are concerned about having youth speak fluent Diné, then it should be publicly taught at an early age.
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Tuesday, October 28, 2014


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