Latest Navajo tribe Stories

2006-10-26 18:00:26

By Staci Matlock, The Santa Fe New Mexican Oct. 26--If you know someone who possesses the secret to snagging kokanee salmon, invite them to lunch and arm-twist it out of them. Such secrets could be worth up to $1,000 in prizes at Heron Lake State Park's second annual Salmon Snagging Derby on Nov.

2006-01-12 19:35:00

By David Schwartz PHOENIX (Reuters) - The Navajo tribe on Thursday protested a U.S. federal judge's ruling that clears the way for an Arizona ski resort to make artificial snow using reclaimed wastewater on a mountain sacred to several Native American tribes.

2005-11-03 21:25:23

ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico (Reuters) - Famed Navajo artist R.C. Gorman, sometimes referred to as the Native American Picasso, died on Thursday at the age of 74, a spokesman at the University of New Mexico Hospital said.

2005-08-23 15:37:33

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Affirming the sovereign powers of American Indian tribes, a U.S. appeals court on Tuesday ruled the Navajo tribe may prosecute American Indian activist Russell Means even though he is not one of its members.

Word of the Day
  • The parings of haberdine; also, any kind of fragments.
The word 'gubbings' is a variant of the word 'gobbon', meaning 'a portion, gobbet.'