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A long-running water rights settlement between the Navajo Nation, state of Utah and the federal government has become law. It was part of sweeping COVID-19 and government-funding legislation signed by President Trump Sunday night. KNAU’s Ryan Heinsius reports.

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The Navajo Indian Health Service reports hospital bed occupancy has exceeded 80% amid a surge in COVID-19 cases on the reservation.


Lawmakers on the Navajo Nation have approved legislation to reopen the tribe's four casinos.

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Navajo Nation leaders are encouraging residents to respond to the 2020 Census.

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Funeral services were held Tuesday for Army Private and Navajo Nation tribal member Carlton Chee. He died earlier this month after collapsing while training at Fort Hood in Texas. KNAU’s Ryan Heinsius reports.