Hopi leaders are optimistic as the tribe reports a slight flattening of COVID-19 cases. It follows a major fall and winter surge that saw infections on the reservation reach a pandemic high point. KNAU’s Ryan Heinsius reports.

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Arizona Democratic Congressman Raul Grijalva has reintroduced a bill that would ban uranium mining near the Grand Canyon. It’s the latest attempt to make permanent an Obama-era moratorium. KNAU’s Ryan Heinsius reports.

Charley Pitcher

A California-based developer has withdrawn an application to build a controversial "glamping," or glamorous camping, project on nearly 18-acres of private land in Sedona.

Navajo Nation Council

The Apache County Board of Supervisors has appointed a Navajo tribal member to replace former State Representative Arlando Teller.


Hopi health officials report more than 100 known active cases of COVID-19 in the last two weeks on the reservation.