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Former Navajo Nation official charged in tribal court for COVID-19 fraud (September 30, 2021)Pearline Kirk, the former controller for the Navajo Nation, is accused of using her position to defraud the tribe out of $3 million in COVID-19 funds.
Gaylord News: Poet laureate Joy Harjo begins historic third term (September 28, 2021)Joy Harjo, the first Native woman to serve as the nation’s poet laureate, has begun her historic third term — an honor previously bestowed only once.
News21: COVID-19 pandemic exposes many challenges in Indian Country (August 30, 2021)Indigenous nations across the country have experienced chronic federal underfunding, which has led to disproportionate impacts tied to COVID-19 through housing, employment, public safety, food security, health care and economic outcomes.
NAFOA: 5 Things You Need to Know this Week (August 30, 2021)NAFOA’s newsletter provides you the latest news and resources for Indian Country.
NAFOA: 5 Things You Need to Know this Week (August 23, 2021)NAFOA looks out for our community — help us grow by forwarding this newsletter!
News21: Navajo Nation addresses challenges in law enforcement (August 10, 2021)The increased demands of the COVID-19 pandemic exacerbated long-standing issues within the Navajo Nation’s police department.
Aaron Payment: Investing in infrastructure in Indian Country (August 4, 2021)The American Jobs Plan will bring an additional $12 billion in much-needed infrastructure to Indian Country.
Rodney Bordeaux: Indian Country can’t afford to wait for Medicaid (August 3, 2021)Medicaid is a lifeline for Indian Country, plain and simple.
NAFOA: 5 Things You Need to Know this Week (August 2, 2021)NAFOA puts tribes first.
NAFOA: 5 Things You Need to Know this Week (July 26, 2021)Welcome to NAFOA’s new Executive Director, Rico Frias!
NAFOA: 5 Things You Need to Know this Week (July 6, 2021)Get to know our growing NAFOA team!
NAFOA: 5 Things You Need to Know this Week (June 28, 2021)NAFOA supports your growth – as individuals and communities.
NAFOA: 5 Things You Need to Know this Week (June 7, 2021)Are you passionate about supporting tribal economies? Join the NAFOA team!
NAFOA: 5 Things You Need to Know this Week (June 1, 2021)NAFOA aims to bring you important news and opportunities.
Chuck Hoskin: Cherokee Nation rebuilds after COVID-19 (May 31, 2021)We made it through this year, and we will keep getting stronger by working together – gadugi – because that is the Cherokee way.
NAFOA: 5 Things You Need to Know this Week (May 24, 2021)Community matters a lot to NAFOA. Let us know how we’re doing!
Native America Calling: Billions to the rescue (May 18, 2021)Tribal efforts to fight COVID-19, bolstering the Indian Health Service response and tribal housing programs are among the biggest beneficiaries of the federal $31.2 billion coronavirus relief package.
NAFOA: 5 Things You Need to Know this Week (May 17, 2021)Keeping tribes and community members informed is one of NAFOA’s top priorities.
Navajo student invited to President Biden’s address to Congress (April 27, 2021)When President Joe Biden delivers his first address to Congress, a young citizen of the Navajo Nation will be there as a special guest.
NAFOA: 5 Things You Need to Know this Week (April 26, 2021)Welcome to #NAFOA2021 Week!
Gaylord News: Indian Country included in American Jobs Plan (April 20, 2021)Indian Country infrastructure needs, for everything from water to housing to broadband, are a high priority of the Biden administration’s $2.2 trillion American Jobs Plan.
NAFOA: 5 Things You Need to Know this Week (April 5, 2021)Helping tribes stay informed and make the most of opportunities.
NAFOA: 5 Things You Need to Know this Week (March 22, 2021)NAFOA supports tribal leaders, Native professionals, and Native youth.
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