Navajo Code Talkers

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Nov 15, 2022

Arizonans among those celebrating national memorial to Native veterans

There were 51 Native veterans from Arizona – part of a contingent of 1,500 from across the country – on hand for the formal dedication of the National Native American Veterans Memorial.

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Nov 9, 2022

Buu Nygren wins Navajo Nation president, beats incumbent

Buu Nygren has ousted Jonathan Nez as president of the Navajo Nation, a position that wields influence nationally because of the size of the tribe's reservation in the U.S. Southwest and its huge population.