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Into the Heart of the Valley of the Monuments - AZ/Utah Border

We first saw the incredible formations in Monument Valley during our drive through the area on highway 163 a couple of years ago.  At that time I was reminded of the amazing scenery of many western movies and photos from the distant past.  1,527 more words

Where We Have Been

AMBER Alert to be expanded into tribal lands

President Trump has signed a bill that will expand the ability for the AMBER Alert to reach tribal lands, potentially saving the lives of Native American children. 177 more words

News

Federal Judge Sides with Navajo Nation in Head Start Funding Case

Judge Dabney Friedrich ruled that the Department of Health and Human Services improperly withheld federal Head Start funding from the Navajo Nation.

In 2017 the Trump administration reduced the federal Head Start grants to the Navajo Nation by nearly a third from $23.1 million to $15.8 million. 207 more words

Education

Antelope Canyon

My favorite part of our Arizona road trip was our visit to the Lower Antelope Canyon on the Navajo Nation in Northeastern AZ.  If you have a mac or windows operation system, you would recognize the spiraling colorful rock formations – both systems have used images of Antelope Canyon as their backdrop.  428 more words