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Daily Archives: March 16, 2017

FBI and Navajo Police Investigate Remains of Infant Found in Ganado Area

By Admin on Mar 2017

GANADO, Ariz.-According to a statement released by the Phoenix FBI, on March 13, law enforcement officials from the FBI and Navajo Nation responded to reports of the partial remains of an infant child located in the Ganado area.  While the cause of death is currently unconfirmed, federal and tribal law enforcement continue to investigate. ### FBI AND NNPD INVESTIGATE REMAINS OF INFANT FOUND IN GANADO AREA

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President Begaye: Tribal Nations Need to Change Paradigms on Economic Culture

President Begaye: Tribal Nations Need to Change Paradigms on Economic Culture

By Admin on Mar 2017

LAS VEGAS-While building and diversifying tribal economies was the resounding theme of discussion at the 2017 National Reservation Economic Summit, President Russell Begaye said tribal nations should change their views on economic culture. Speaking at a luncheon on economic diversity, he encouraged tribal nations to become their own financial institutions, push for control over their natural resources, and make federal agencies utilize tribal work forces in spending grant monies. As tribal lands are held in trust by the federal government, tribal members don’t own their lands or business fronts. This makes it hard for entrepreneurs to acquire loans without certain[...]

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