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Daily Archives: March 1, 2017

President Begaye Signs MOA to Teach Navajo Language in Grants-Cibola School District

President Begaye Signs MOA to Teach Navajo Language in Grants-Cibola School District

By Admin on Mar 2017

WINDOW ROCK – On Feb. 27, Navajo Nation President Russell Begaye signed the Memorandum of Agreement with the Grants-Cibola School District to teach the Diné language in the schools of the district. “We are excited to know that the Navajo language will be taught at this school district. Our identity and language is directly tied into the land. The content of each word and philosophy is contained in one word. When you hear our language, you start to see the expression of our culture,” said President Begaye. The Navajo language encapsulates everything we are about within each of those words,[...]

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Collar, License, Vaccinate and Confine Your Pet Campaign

Collar, License, Vaccinate and Confine Your Pet Campaign

By Admin on Mar 2017

WINDOW ROCK – Navajo Nation President Russell Begaye and Vice President Jonathan Nez sign a 2017 proclamation to challenge and encourage the people of the Navajo Nation to be responsible pet owners. “We want our people to be active and play outdoors, but many are discouraged with many free-roaming dogs on the Nation,” said President Begaye. “We encourage you to collar, license, vaccinate and confine your pet.” Recently, there were reported multiple dog mauling that resulted in human, livestock and other animal deaths. There are a number of calls on an annual basis that involve vicious dog bites which can[...]

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