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Navajo Nation signs $554 million settlement with U.S. government

WINDOW ROCK, Navajo Nation — In a landmark agreement, The Navajo Nation has received a settlement from the federal government that totals $554 million.

The settlement is in regard to allegations of mismanagement of tribal resources, and it’s the largest of its kind for a Native American tribe. 91 more words


National Public Lands Day: Orchards and Fruit Trees

The leaves on the trees are changing colors, pumpkins seem to be popping up everywhere, and it is getting darker earlier. Fall is in the air and coinciding with the beginning of fall is National Public Lands Day, a celebration that began in 1994 and takes place on the last Saturday of September where volunteers across the country work together to beautify public lands. 564 more words


Federal Register Highlights - 9/2/14

Unpublished, time-sensitive and proposed rules for September 2, 2014:

TEMPORARY RULE: The Coast Guard is establishing a Special Local Regulation for the ‘‘Swim the Loop/Motts Channel Sprint’’ swim event, to be held on the waters adjacent to and surrounding Harbor Island in Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina. 236 more words

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GovDelivery Webinar Recap

Last Wednesday, GovDelivery hosted a webinar on best practices in stakeholder engagement for federal government. Inevitably, such a webinar was bound to be engaging (not just because the title of the webinar had the word ‘engagement’ in it) in the sense that the Federal government, at any given time, has the greatest number of stakeholders possible of any organization within the confines of the US. 1,149 more words