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Tuba City Man Charged in Girl's Death at High School  KNAU Arizona Public Radio

A Tuba City man is charged in the death of a girl whose body was found at a high school's bleachers.



Valedictorian and salutatorian named at Tuba City High School  Navajo-Hopi Observer

TUBA CITY, Ariz. —Tuba City High School (TCHS) is a rich melting pot of ethnic cultures that includes varied tribal and non-tribal members who support, show ...



Tuba City High School students striving for new heights at graduation  Navajo-Hopi Observer

TUBA CITY, Ariz. — It was a day of sunshine for the “Warrior Green” celebration. More than 5,000 graduates, parents, grandparents, close family, friends and ...



Tuba City Man Charged in Girl's Death at Local High School  U.S. News & World Report

TUBA CITY, Ariz. (AP) — A Tuba City man has been charged in the death of a girl whose body was found at the high school bleachers.



Tuba City High names top 10 seniors during graduation  Navajo-Hopi Observer

TUBA CITY, Ariz. — It's not easy to make it to the Top 10 ranking for your graduating class when you're in a tough, competitive, densely populated reservation ...



Navajo Man Tells Police He Beat, Stabbed Man in Home  Phoenix New Times

A man in Tuba City, Arizona, on the Navajo reservation, who was arrested for throwing rocks told police to look his his home for a body. He told police he beat ...



Tuba City Man Arrested For Second Degree Murder In Girl’s Death At Tuba City High School  KAFF News

A Tuba City man has been arrested in connection with the death of a girl whose body was found at the bleachers at Tuba City High School. Twenty-year-old ...



Junior high graduates at Tuba City reminded to always keep family first  Navajo-Hopi Observer

TUBA CITY, Ariz. — For the 2018 Tuba City Junior High School (TCJHS) eighth graders, graduation day is a step toward a new high school adventure and the ...



Tuba City High School rises above the mark on AzMERIT  Navajo-Hopi Observer

TUBA CITY, Ariz. — This month, the ADE (Arizona Department of Education) posted the final scores for all area schools participating in AzMERIT testing.



Threats to schools mobilize Tuba City  Navajo Times

TUBA CITY. Two young women are in custody in a detention facility here after police investigated a threat of gun violence against Tuba City Junior High School, ...



Tuba City senior receives full ride scholarship to Dartmouth  Navajo-Hopi Observer

TUBA CITY, Ariz. — Kayleigh Paddock, a senior at Tuba City High School (TCHS), received a full ride scholarship to Dartmouth College, located in Hanover, ...



Winslow Bulldogs win three, Lady Bulldogs lose two in last week's basketball action  Navajo-Hopi Observer

WINSLOW, Ariz. — The Winslow boys' basketball team had a good week winning all three of their games, two of them on the road, while the Winslow girls lost ...



Tuba City and Moencopi tackle school gun threats  Navajo-Hopi Observer

TUBA CITY, Ariz -- A capacity crowd turned out March 6 at the Warrior Pavilion in Tuba City to hear from law enforcement and school officials about threats made ...



Tuba City School District celebrates opening of new elementary school  Navajo-Hopi Observer

TUBA CITY, Ariz. — Tuba City Unified School District's (TCUSD) newest K-5 Elementary digital school has been formally christened with a ribbon cutting and will ...



Tuba City High celebrates homecoming, crowns royalty  Navajo-Hopi Observer

TUBA CITY, Ariz. —Students, parents, relatives and staff members at Tuba City High enjoyed a week of homecoming activities including a community parade ...



Sushi on the rez?  Navajo-Hopi Observer

Carlos Deal, a Native entrepreneur, says yes. Deal now offers veggie sushi out of a food truck located by Chevron on Highway 64 in Tuba City. He calls his ...



School music programs march to a new beat at Tuba City  Navajo-Hopi Observer

TUBA CITY, Ariz. — Tuba City Unified School District (TCUSD) recognizes that art and music are an important component to giving students a well-rounded ...



Tuba City Starlings win Arizona Region of USA Volleyball  Navajo-Hopi Observer

Coach Harlan Barlow and his Tuba City Starlings 17's won the 17U Arizona Region of USA Volleyball, Championship Division. The team won gold for the ...



Ongoing Arizona school threats will 'destroy a young person's future,' Navajo president says  AZCentral

In the wake of threats in Tuba City, Navajo Nation President Russell Begaye urged parents and teachers to support students' mental wellness.



Tuba City Regional Health Care Corporation celebrates hearing and speech month through May  Navajo-Hopi Observer

TUBA CITY, Ariz. —May is Better Hearing and Speech Month (BHSM) and the Tuba City Regional Health Care Corporation (TCRHCC) would like to present ...



Around the Rez: week of Dec. 18  Navajo-Hopi Observer

Christmas Bazaar in Kayenta Dec. 19. A Kayenta Middle School is hosting its annual Christmas Bazaar Dec. 19 from 5 to 9 p.m. The event is sponsored by the ...



Numerous threats prompt closures at Tuba City schools  Navajo-Hopi Observer

TUBA CITY, Ariz. — With a rash of social media threats to reservation schools in the past week, the Navajo Nation president urged parents and teachers to ...



Students excel at Tuba City High School  Navajo-Hopi Observer

TUBA CITY, Ariz. — It is not easy getting to the top of the academic heap at a competitive and large high school like Tuba City High School (TCHS), but 10 ...



Tuba City High School basketball player signed by Ottawa University  Navajo-Hopi Observer

TUBA CITY, Ariz. — Shenaira Sloan, 18, a 2017 graduate of Tuba City High School, has signed with Ottawa University for a full-ride basketball scholarship to ...



Tuba City High names 2017 valedictorian, salutatorian  Navajo-Hopi Observer

TUBA CITY, Ariz. — Tuba City High School (TCHS) is a rich melting pot of ethnic cultures, including tribal and non-tribal members who support and encourage ...



Math whiz honing skills at Tuba City High School and junior high  Navajo-Hopi Observer

TUBA CITY, Ariz. —Tuba City Junior High student Jehron Smith, the son of Alberta Nez and Nate Smith, is categorized as gifted and talented. He presents his ...



Tuba City's Tristan Antonio receives full ride to Bacone College  Navajo-Hopi Observer

TUBA CITY, Ariz. — Tristan Antonio, 18, signed a full ride scholarship with Bacone College to run cross country starting this fall. Antonio, a senior at Tuba City ...



High school football games play important role in Tuba City community  Navajo-Hopi Observer

TUBA CITY, Ariz. — All throughout the country and especially in remote reservation areas, high school football teams are an extension of the communities in ...



Tuba City High creates Warrior Hall of Fame award for past alums  Navajo-Hopi Observer

TUBA CITY, Ariz. — Bobby Greeley and Gilbert Edgewater, alumni of Tuba City High School were recently honored at halftime during a Warrior football home ...



Winslow Bulldogs boys and girls basketball schedules resume in Show Low in 2019  Navajo-Hopi Observer

WINSLOW, Ariz. — The Winslow High School basketball teams were successful in 2018 and expect to be playoff teams. The boys and girls teams will start the ...



Tuba City senior wins All-American sports award for commitment, skills  Navajo-Hopi Observer

TUBA CITY, Ariz. — Sophia Katherine-Ray Honahni, 17, a senior at Tuba City High School recently won the All-American First Team Volleyball Award and a ...



Tuba City High National Honor Society provides holiday support  Navajo-Hopi Observer

TUBA CITY, Ariz. — Tuba City High National Honor Society (NHS) students give all year to their community by hosting food donation drives, litter pick up and ...



New K-5 Tuba City digital school to open in December  Navajo-Hopi Observer

TUBA CITY, Ariz. —Tuba City Unified School District's newest K-5 Primary and Elementary digital school will be christened this month, according to Wayne Nez, ...



Tuba City High students attend Stanford University Pre-Collegiate International Institute  Navajo-Hopi Observer

TUBA CITY, Ariz. — Ten of Tuba City High Schools' top academic achievers had the distinct honor and privilege to attend the two-week 2016 Stanford ...



Tuba City teachers add class periods to combat teacher shortage  Arizona Daily Sun

As school districts across the state and the nation struggle with teacher shortages, officials from a public district on the Navajo Nation said the problem is serious ...



Diné College researching school shootings, role of media  Navajo-Hopi Observer

TSAILE, Ariz. — The Diné College contingent that recently spent several weeks researching school shootings and violence at George Mason University in ...



Voting locations for Aug. 28 primary election  Navajo-Hopi Observer

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Sample ballots for the upcoming Aug. 28 primary election have been mailed to households with registered voters who have not been issued ...



Winter Solstice Cultural Symposium held at Tuba City School District  Navajo-Hopi Observer

TUBA CITY, Ariz. — An entire day in the winter school calendar at Tuba City School District is devoted to honoring and learning ways to implement respect, tribal ...



Change Labs launches Native American business hub in Tuba City  Navajo-Hopi Observer

With the help of a $1.2 million grant from the W.W. Kellogg Foundation and support from the National Endowment for the Arts and the Pakis Family Foundation (a ...



PowerSchool app for Tuba City School District  Navajo-Hopi Observer

TUBA CITY, Ariz. — A new, free district wide cell phone application is available in Tuba Unified School District (TCUSD) so parents can find out information ...



Tuba City Junior High's keynote speaker a former Warrior  Navajo-Hopi Observer

TUBA CITY, Ariz. — Her heartfelt message to the Tuba City Junior high graduates this year was clear and direct. Dr. Vanessa Jensen, a former Tuba City Warrior ...



Tuba City graduate takes aim at helping students  Navajo-Hopi Observer

TUBA CITY, Ariz. – Jamie Roe is making strides in the specialized field of education by working with and teaching students who have dyslexia, ADHD and ADD ...



Tuba City seniors take home top honors at skills competition  Navajo-Hopi Observer

TUBA CITY, Ariz. — Tuba City High School Career and Technical Education (CTE) Director Woody Begay beamed with pride as his students took top honors for ...



Tuba City graduates take flight  Navajo-Hopi Observer

TUBA CITY, Ariz. — It was a day of sunshine celebration. Graduates, parents, grandparents, close family, friends and well-wishers packed the Warrior Pavilion, ...



13 Tuba City athletes named All-Stars by Navajo Times  Navajo-Hopi Observer

TUBA CITY, Ariz. — Tuba City High School (TCHS) sports has always had excellent athletes dating back to the 1960s, including award winning runners, football ...



Tuba City students climb to new heights  Navajo-Hopi Observer

TUBA CITY, Ariz. — With some essential programs and classes, Tuba City High School students get early training and college certification, enabling them to ...



Tuba City High's Vaughn Jackson wins State Championship Div. III 1600 meter run  Navajo-Hopi Observer

TUBA CITY, Ariz. — In a final neck-and-neck lap, Tuba City High school senior Vaughn Jackson won in two dramatic steps the State Championship, Division III, ...



Hopi High girls beat Tuba City and Winslow at state playoffs  Navajo-Hopi Observer

POLACCA, Ariz. — Hopi High girls basketball team had a memorable season, making it to the Sweet 16 round of the state playoffs and beating rivals Tuba City ...



Around the Rez: week of July 25  Navajo-Hopi Observer

Congressman Tom O'Halleran to visit Navajo Nation July 29-31. Rep. Tom O'Halleran (AZ – 01) announced that he will be visiting the Navajo Nation July 29-31 ...



Primary gives no indication on blue wave in Coconino County  Arizona Daily Sun

Unlike the rest of Arizona, which experienced record turnout, unofficial election results show only about 30 percent of registered voters came out to vote in ...



Around the reservations: week of Feb. 6  Navajo-Hopi Observer

Predatory auto sales meetings. The Navajo Nation Human Rights Commission will be at the following locations to talk with Navajo consumers about their ...



Seniors awarded Wells Fargo Leadership Scholarship and Chief Manuelito Scholarship  Navajo-Hopi Observer

WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. — There were three Native American Seniors who were awarded the Wells Fargo Academic Leadership Scholarship in Charlotte, North ...



2018 AZ Primary Polling Places for Coconino County | News for Page Lake Powell Arizona  lakepowelllife

Sample ballots for the upcoming August 28th Primary Election were mailed to households with registered voters who have not been issued early ballots. The.



Moencopi and Tuba City endorse culture and traditions for students  Navajo-Hopi Observer

TUBA CITY, Ariz. — Tuba City Unified School District held its annual district-wide cultural symposium for more than 500 staff members who work to benefit ...



Hopi High's Lady Bruins defeat Tuba City, 52-49  Navajo-Hopi Observer

POLACCA, Ariz. — Hopi High girl's basketball coach Barry Honyouti said a recent win against Tuba City was a big victory since it was the first time the varsity ...



Native American Composers Apprenticeship Program returns to Tuba City High  Navajo-Hopi Observer

TUBA CITY, Ariz. — Founded in 2001 by the Grand Canyon Music Festival, the NACAP (Native American Composers Apprenticeship Program) has had ...



Chief Manuelito Scholarships awarded by Nation to 10 Tuba City High School students  Navajo-Hopi Observer

TUBA CITY, Ariz. — The Navajo Nation honored 147 high school students for their exceptional academic excellence by awarding them a Chief Manuelito ...



Hopi High boys win cross country invite, look to reclaim state title  Navajo-Hopi Observer

POLACCA, Ariz. — Hopi High boys cross country kicked off the season in fine fashion as they won the championship at the Hopi Invite Aug. 28 at Bruin Stadium.



National Honor Society provides community service to Tuba City and Moencopi  Navajo-Hopi Observer

TUBA CITY, Ariz. — Tuba City High has numerous outstanding students in its midst. These students are recognized for not just academic achievement but for ...



Tuba City's Yazzie signs with Little Big Horn College  Navajo-Hopi Observer

TUBA CITY, Ariz. - DaVean Yazzie, 18, a recent 2016 Tuba City High Warrior graduate and son of Denise Becenti and William Yazzie of Tuba City, signed with ...



Doctors Without Borders recruiting, Tuba City doctor lends a hand  Navajo-Hopi Observer

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. —Doctors Without Borders will hold a recruiting session for medical and non-medical workers Feb. 13 at 6:30 p.m. at the Flagstaff Public ...



Tuba City High student athletes honored at Navajo Times All Star sports event  Navajo-Hopi Observer

TUBA CITY, Ariz. — Outstanding student athletes from Tuba City High School recently won recognition and were listed in the Navajo Times All Star fall sports ...



Tuba City's Tyrek Eltsosie gets notice for his football skills  Navajo-Hopi Observer

TUBA CITY, Ariz. — Tyrek Eltsosie, 17, a senior at Tuba City High School, is getting notice from state football organizations and was recently selected 'Overall ...



National Nurses Week celebrates nurses  Navajo-Hopi Observer

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. — In honor of National Nurses Week, May 6-12, the Navajo-Hopi Observer sat down with nurses from Tuba City Regional Health Care ...



Tuba City Warrior Vaughn Jackson excels in cross country, scores invitational  Navajo-Hopi Observer

TUBA CITY, Ariz. — Tuba City High cross country Warrior Vaughn Jackson just scored his first major invitational as a senior representing Tuba City High School ...



Vicious dogs a concern for student safety at Tuba City schools  Navajo-Hopi Observer

TUBA CITY, Ariz. — Several written requests have been submitted to Tuba City Unified School District (TCUSD) asking school bus drivers to drop students off in ...



Flagstaff school grades drop with new test  Arizona Daily Sun

Preliminary Arizona school letter grades are out and the results are not good for some area schools.



Tuba City dismantles Lady 'Devs: River Valley couldn't keep up with Lady Warriors in 77-33 loss in 2nd round at state  Mohave Valley News

LAKE HAVASU CITY — Even though the Lady Warriors had to trek eight hours from Tuba City High School, they still had plenty of gas left to run ciricles around.



Tuba City students headed to journalism workshop  Navajo Times

But three Tuba City High School students are about to get some hands on training from one of the best photojournalists in the world as they head to the ...



Education simulator obtained at Tuba City Regional Health Care Corp.  Navajo-Hopi Observer

TUBA CITY, Ariz. — Tuba City Regional Health Care Corporation (TCRHCC) Department of General/Trauma Surgery recently added a gastroenterology (GI) ...



Former Tuba City Chapter Executive Priscilla Littlefoot pleads no contest to 18 counts of theft  Navajo-Hopi Observer

WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. — Attorney General Ethel Branch announced March 26 that former ToˊNaneesˊDizi (Tuba City) Chapter Executive Manager Priscilla ...



Tuba City High School girls spend four days rafting with Grand Canyon Youth  Arizona Daily Sun

Twelve female students from Tuba City High School recently returned from their adventure on the Colorado River. In collaboration with Grand Canyon Youth, ...



Miss Navajo makes special appearance at annual tribal and cultural event at Tuba City  Navajo-Hopi Observer

TUBA CITY, Ariz. — Even though tribal language and culture are extremely important to Tuba City Unified School District (TCUSD), Indian Week offers students ...



Annual NATIVE Skills 2017 competition brings Tuba City High student career success  Navajo-Hopi Observer

TUBA CITY, Ariz. — Preparation for students who compete in the NATIVE Skills competition, held in Chinle, Arizona this year, starts before the contest even ...



Chuska Mountain Christmas tree delivered to Tuba City/Moenkopi  Navajo-Hopi Observer

TUBA CITY, Ariz. — The Tuba City community Christmas tree, which is forty-five feet high, was set up at Tuba City Bashas' grocery store for the holiday season.



Diné College joins Tiny Earth antibiotics initiative  Navajo-Hopi Observer

TSAILE, Ariz. — Diné College is joining the push to mitigate one of the most critical public health crisis facing the world: antibiotic resistance. Professors Barbara ...



Community information: Tuba City Regional Health Care Corporation warns community about recent flu epidemic  Navajo-Hopi Observer

The flu (influenza) is here in full force. Tuba City Regional Health Care Corporation (TCRHCC) learned how severe the yearly flu will be by following other ...



Ash Fork, Williams, Parks schools show promise on AzMERIT  Arizona Daily Sun

Last in a three-part series. Most of the schools in Coconino County outside Flagstaff didn't consistently score above the state average on AzMERIT this year.



Homecoming week capped off with naming king, queen, duke and duchess  Navajo-Hopi Observer

TUBA CITY, Ariz. – Tuba City won its homecoming game against Chinle and the week of activity was capped off by the annual Warrior parade through uptown ...



Navajo Nation president, vice president congratulate new and returning leaders at Arizona inauguration  Navajo-Hopi Observer

PHOENIX, Ariz. —Navajo Nation President-elect Jonathan Nez and Vice President-elect Myron Lizer attended Arizona's inauguration ceremony for Arizona ...



Natural gas pipeline to service Red Mesa, Kayenta, and Tuba City  Navajo-Hopi Observer

FORT DEFIANCE, Ariz. — Leaders of the Navajo Nation congratulated officials with the Navajo Tribal Utility Authority (NTUA) during a signing ceremony held at ...



Guest column: Navajo-Hopi Honor Rider Terry Lewis looks back at time spent as a rider  Navajo-Hopi Observer

A quiet, humble, Navajo veteran shares a glimpse of his life with me, shortly after finishing up with a Navajo Hopi Honor Riders (NHHR) meeting at the Hogan ...



Christmas arrives in Tuba City (photo gallery included)  Navajo-Hopi Observer

TUBA CITY, Ariz. -- The parking lot of the western Navajo Shopping Center in Tuba City was packed with people Dec. 1 for the annual Christmas tree lighting ...



Michael Begay shares composing talent with Hopi students  Navajo-Hopi Observer

POLACCA, ARIZ. — In the late 1990s, Michael Begay was a student in the Native American Composers Apprenticeship Program (NACAP), which teaches ...



Jerrel Singer shares messages behind murals  Navajo-Hopi Observer

GRAY MOUNTAIN, Ariz. — Artist Jerrel Singer is known for the vibrant colors he uses capturing sunsets and sunrises. His work is described as bright, vivid and ...



National Honor Society students tutoring local elementary students  Navajo-Hopi Observer

TUBA CITY, Ariz. — Tuba City High School National Honor Society (NHS) students in 11th and 12th grade are contributing to the community this semester by ...



The family's secret is out: Harry Houdini's relatives live in northern Arizona  Navajo-Hopi Observer

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. — Harry Houdini's great grand-nephew, a long-time resident of the Navajo Nation, has a new program on the Science Channel. The show ...



Election Day information for Coconino County  Arizona Daily Sun

With the 2018 General Election arriving Tuesday, the Coconino County Recorder's Office had received 30425 of the 53706 early ballots sent out to voters as of ...



Seth Damon elected Speaker Pro Tem by 24th Navajo Nation Council  Navajo-Hopi Observer

WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. — On Jan. 15, the 24th Navajo Nation delegates took their oath of office and elected Council Delegate Seth Damon as Speaker Pro Tem.



Tuba City Jr. High students make perfect attendance list  Navajo-Hopi Observer

TUBA CITY, Ariz. — Perfect attendance is one of the most admirable qualities future employers and organizations look for in their employees or volunteers.



Begaye and Bates meet with White House officials to advocate for NGS  Navajo-Hopi Observer

WASHINGTON — Navajo Nation President Russell Begaye and Navajo Nation Council Speaker LoRenzo Bates met with top White House officials Nov.



Navajo presidential race draws record field of candidates  Navajo-Hopi Observer

WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. — The race to become president of the country's largest American Indian reservation has drawn a record number of candidates with 19 ...



Congressman O'Halleran visits Navajo Nation, hears concerns  Navajo-Hopi Observer

TUBA CITY, Ariz. — On Aug. 15, Council Delegate Walter Phelps (Cameron, Coalmine Canyon, Leupp, Tolani Lake, Tsidi To ii), highlighted Western Navajo ...



Christmas tree lighting program thankful for community support  Navajo-Hopi Observer

It is that time of the year already. Western Navajo Fair done and gone. Thanksgiving Holiday around the corner and of course, Christmas! This year, the torch for ...



Arizona high schoolers get real laboratory experience during Bio5 internship program  Arizona Daily Star

Fifty high school students celebrated the end of the seven-week KEYS internship program at the University of Arizona's Bio5 Institute on Friday with research ...



Searching for patterns: Lessons in math circles at Hopi High School  Navajo-Hopi Observer

POLACCA, Ariz. — Hopi High math students had a special math lesson March 30 courtesy of the Alliance of Indigenous Math Circles (AIMC) and math specialist ...



Navajo Technical University hosts first forum for Navajo Nation presidential race  Navajo-Hopi Observer

CROWNPOINT, N.M. —On June 18, 18 candidates convened in Crownpoint for the first Navajo Nation presidential forum of the 2018 political season. The forum ...



Winslow girls and boys basketball teams defeat Snowflake and Payson; head to State  Navajo-Hopi Observer

WINSLOW, Ariz. — The Winslow High School varsity basketball teams won two games each last week. On Feb. 5, both teams went to Payson, where the Lady ...



Photo highlights: Winslow Christmas Parade 2018  Navajo-Hopi Observer

The Winslow Christmas Parade takes place the day after Thanksgiving and 2018 marked the 72nd year of the parade. The crowd was estimated at 30,000 ...



Nation applauds officers  Navajo-Hopi Observer

WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. — On May 1, the Navajo Nation legislative and executive branches congratulated eight police officers who were promoted to the rank of ...



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