COVID-19 in Indian Country
'We are a small community and every death hurts,' said President Gabe Aguilar. 'Our prayers are with the family.'

August 19 is Oklahoma City Indian Clinic Day in Oklahoma City!

Sen. Maria Cantwell (D-Washington), Sen. Tom Udall (D-New Mexico) and 18 Senate colleagues are urging the U.S. Department of Commerce and U.S. Census Bureau to ensure an accurate count for Indian Country and the Native Hawaiian community.

Navajo Nation President Jonathan Nez and Vice President Myron Lizer approved over $475 million in CARES Act projects to help the Navajo people during the COVID-19 pandemic.

The Indian Health Service has updated its coronavirus data, showing 37,690 COVID-19 cases as of August 16, 2020.

The total number of COVID-19 positive cases is 9,469 and negative tests total 74,699 as of August 17, 2020. Nearly 7,000 have recovered from the coronavirus on the largest reservation in the United States.