Latest Navajo tribe Stories
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.
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.
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.
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.
- A morbid dread of being buried alive. Also spelled 'taphiphobia'.