Navajo Nation President Jonathan Nez and Vice President Myron Lizer approved portions of two separate resolutions that address the use of federal CARES Act funding for the Navajo Nation.
‘On behalf of the 24th Navajo Nation Council, I wish to recognize our local leaders across the Navajo Nation that have continued to be on the front-lines of the COVID-19 pandemic,’ said Speaker Seth Damon.
The toll of the illicit drug toxicity crisis on BC First Nations individuals is rising again this year, erasing previous gains, according to data released by the First Nations Health Authority.
The Indian Health Service has updated its coronavirus testing data, showing 21,245 COVID-19 cases as of July 4, 2020.
The total number of COVID-19 positive cases for the Navajo Nation is 7,840 as of July 5, 2020. More than 5,500 have recovered from the coronavirus on the largest reservation in the United States.