Saturday, January 31, 2015
President Shelly lauds building renovations, tours facility
Navajo Nation Council unanimously and without a doubt confirmed Dr. Tommy Lewis, Jr., as the Superin
President Shelly approves $8.3 million in supplemental appropriations
President Shelly vetoes amending fluency requirements for election code
President Shelly approves FTA grant and purchase of allotment land
Controller Mark Grant submits resignation notice
Council resolution calling for a new presidential election to be sent to President Shelly for consid
Budget and Finance Committee approves purchase card policy for Navajo Nation employees and officials
Transfer of liquor licenses for Ole Red Barn and Lee’s Liquor denied
Resolution calling for a new presidential election signed into law
President Shelly signs into law special run off election, NBOES pardon
Resources and Development Committee approves report regarding the status of 16 Administrative Servic
President Shelly, Vice President Jim take oath of office
Kee Allen Begay, Jr. to serve as Speaker Pro Tem
Council resolution calling for a new presidential election to be sent to President Shelly for consid
Shiprock Department for Self Reliance Office Closed, Indefinitely
Vice President Jim on repartriation mission to Paris to retrieve sacred masks
Health, Education, and Human Services Committee approves the purchase of two new buses for Navajo Tr
All 13 IHS obstetric facilities designated as Baby-Friendly
Outgoing NHA Board looks forward to transition meeting
President Shelly executes line-item veto of Legislation No. CN-58-14
National Indian education leaders view Navajo housing documentary
Application for Exemption for American Indians & Alaska Natives Eligible to Receive Services from...
College Fees and Tuition Now Waived for Foster Children in New Mexico
National Awareness Calender 2014
National Cancer Awarness Calender
National Ribbon Awareness Months
JAN 26 - Navajo Nation Council Meetings
January Window Rock Fitness Schedule 2015
JAN 15 - JUN 20 - 40 Years with the Navajo Pt1; JUN 25 - JAN 30 2016 - 40 Years with the Navajo Pt2
JAN 21 - Building Successful Business Relationships with American Indian Tribes, Norman, OK
JAN 21-22 - AMBER Alert Training - Trafficking & Exploitation in Indian Country - Scottsdale, AZ
JAN 22 thru FEB 5 - NNHRC Public Hearings, Flagstaff AZ, LeChee AZ, Cortez CO, Farmington NM
JAN 22 - NNHRC Public Hearing, Flagstaff AZ
JAN 22 - World Premiere Legends from the Sky, Chandler AZ
JAN 23 - NNHRC Public Hearing, Page AZ
JAN 24 thru May 27 - UNM Gallup OSHA Trainings, Gallup NM
JAN 25 - Tobacco Winter Storytelling, Shiprock NM
JAN 27 - Restoring and Celebrating Family Wellness Workshop, Teec Nos Pos AZ
JAN 29 n 30 - 2nd Annual Steamboat Commission Governance and Buisness Conference, Twin Arrows AZ
JAN 29 and 30 - 2nd Annual Steamboat Commission Governance and Business Conference Agenda
Deadline JAN 30 - Environmental Workforce Development Program, Flagstaff AZ
JAN 30 thru FEB 5 - Theatrical Release Legends from the Sky, Chandler AZ
DEADLINE FEB 6: MAR 28 & 29 - 2015 SW Indian Art Fair Emerging Artist Award, Tucson AZ
FEB 6 - 17th annual Creating Cultural Harmony, Farmington NM
FED 6 - Communication training, Window Rock AZ
FEB 7 - Tip A Royal , Gallup NM
FEB 13 - Teambuilding training, Window Rock AZ
Deadline FEB 15: JUN 21 - Native STAND - Student Together Against Negative Decisions, Portland OR
FEB 20 & 21 - NM Organic Farming Conference, Albuquerque NM
FEB 27 - The Legendary JOHN 5 of ROB ZOMBIE, Ft Defiance AZ
MAR 4 thru 7 - 21st Annl NM Breast Feeding Conference, Alburquerque NM
MAR 11 and 12 - 2015 2nd Annual Workforce Development Summit, Gallup NM
MAR 28 and 29 - 2015 SW Indian Art Fair Emerging Artist Award, Tucson AZ
APR 8 - Four Corners Career Expo, Farmington NM
APR 23 thru 25 - 2015 Gathering of Nations, Albuquerque NM


Navajo Nation Office of Broadcast Services will inspire and empower the Navajo people through the sacred power of communication. We will be an essential and cultural resource, ensuring and disseminating factual information for the sake of knowledge and intelligence for the Navajo people.


To always provide public mass communication services to the people of the great Navajo Nation. Creating, producing and distributing culutally-aware programs and services that educate, inform and engage our audiences.


The purpose of the Navajo Nation Office of Broadcast Services is to promote the expansion and strengthening of new and existing mass communication services to the Navajo People.


  1. Produce public information, news educational programs, archival documentation and other media announcements for distribution to area media outlets including but not limited to Audio, Video, Broadband, Internet Webcasting, Photography, Filming.
  2. Develop and implement fee schedules and grant permission to individuals, cinematography matters involving the use of the Nation's resources, citizens, culture and land. However, nothing with the Plan of Operation shall be construed to limit amateur photography of cinematography by other means by journalist members of the press for the use in news account pertaining to the Navajo Nation.
  3. Where requested and appropriate, review materials slated for release or production for cultural accuracy.
  4. Maintain an average of 100 hours of local programming hours, archival video and radio production.
  5. Maintain a revenue stream from video/audio production utilizing digitally enhanced production services.
  6. The issuance of commercial film/photography permits.
  7. Maintain a revenue stream from the number of permits issued.
  8. To adopt and implement phased projects toward digital transition of television and radio.


  1. Production of audio or visual segments for public service announcements, educational announcements, emergencies, public-community project updates, and public health/safety awareness.
  2. An all-Navajo language programming (one bi-lingual).
  3. Loyal network with seven regional radio stations:
    • KABR – Alamo, NM
    • KTDB – Pine Hill, NM
    • KGLP – Gallup, NM
    • KYAT - Gallup, NM  
    • KHAC - Tse Bonito, NM 
    • KWIM - Tse Bonito, NM 
    • KTBA - Tuba City, AZ 
    • KRMH - Red Mesa, AZ 
    • KUYI - Hopi, AZ 
    • These stations receive our daily broadcast programs in partnership. 

  1. Only we have all-media access to closed Navajo Nation Governmental sessions, i.e. Closed or special council sessions, Presidential/executive addresses, and Judicial sessions. 
  2. Land use permits for commercial filming, photography and cinematography with respect to Navajo Nation resources and culture.

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