Listen Live

 
 

Tag: Navajo Nation

Navajo Code Talker Samuel Tom Holiday dies at age 94

Navajo Code Talker Samuel Tom Holiday dies at age 94

ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) — Samuel Tom Holiday, one of the last surviving Navajo Code Talkers, died Monday in southern Utah. He was 94. The Spectrum reports Holiday’s granddaughter, Tya Redhouse, says Holiday died in the evening, surrounded by friends and family who traveled to be with him. Holiday, who used his […]

Read More

Navajo judge won’t toss claims of abuse in Mormon program

Navajo judge won’t toss claims of abuse in Mormon program

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A Navajo Nation judge is refusing to dismiss lawsuits claiming Native American children were sexually abused while enrolled in a Mormon church foster program. Judge Carol Perry said in the ruling released Thursday the cases should be heard in Navajo court. The allegations were said […]

Read More