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Navajo County Press Releases


Sheriff Announces New Detention Agreement with the Bureau of Indian Affairs

Holbrook, AZ (October 17, 2014)—The Navajo County Board of Supervisors convened a Special Board meeting to consider an agreement with the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA), which would allow the Sheriff's Office to house inmates from the tribal communities in the County's adult detention facility. Sheriff KC Clark, and a team of his staff, have been working with County Attorney Brad Carlyon, and the BIA, to finalize this agreement, and upon hearing that the final details were complete, Chairman Jesse Thompson asked the Board to meet and consider the proposal.



Holbrook, AZ (October 14, 2014)— Navajo County Recorder Laurette Justman would like to let everyone know that approximately 21,000 vote-by-mail ballots were mailed last week for the 2014 General Election for all voters on the Permanent Early Voting List (PEVL).


Navajo County Board of Supervisors Select Jason Whiting to Fill Vacant Seat

Holbrook, AZ (October 14, 2014)—In a unanimous action, the Navajo County Board of Supervisors chose Jason Whiting to replace Supervisor Sylvia Allen as the Navajo County Supervisor for District III. Supervisor Whiting will fulfill the remainder of Mrs. Allen's term which concludes in 2016.


Springerville Ranger District planning prescribed burns

Springerville, AZ (October 08, 2014)— The Apache-Sitgreaves National Forests fire managers on the Springerville Ranger District are planning to conduct a prescribed burn during the week of October 13, 2014 weather conditions permitting.


Governor Brewer Announces Judicial Vacancy in Navajo County

Phoenix, AZ (September 26, 2014)— Governor Jan Brewer today has begun accepting applications for a vacant judicial position on the Navajo County Superior Court. The governor’s appointment will replace Judge John Lamb, whose retirement is effective January 2, 2015.



Holbrook, AZ (September 22, 2014)— Navajo County Recorder Laurette Justman would like to announce that the cut-off to register to vote in the November 4th, 2014 General Election is rapidly approaching. The cut-off is midnight MONDAY, OCTOBER 6, 2014.


Early Voting & Mail Delivery Locations in Teesto & Dilkon

Holbrook, AZ (September 15, 2014)— Recent structure fires at the Teesto and Dilkon Chapter Houses on the Navajo Nation have forced the relocation of mail delivery and early voting services to other venues in the communities.


Navajo County Seeking Candidates for Board of Supervisors District III Seat

Holbrook, AZ (September 10, 2014)— Navajo County District III Supervisor Sylvia Allen's resignation to run for the Arizona State Senate has created a vacancy on the Navajo County Board of Directors, so the County is now seeking potential candidates to serve the remainder of Allen’s term, which ends in 2016.


Supervisor Allen Senate Bid Creates Vacancy on Navajo County Board of Supervisors

Holbrook, AZ (September 9, 2014)— Navajo County District III Supervisor Sylvia Allen's recent acceptance of the nomination to run for Arizona State Senate has prompted her resignation from the Navajo County Board of Supervisors, and County officials will now begin seeking applications from qualified individuals to fill Allen's position on the Board for the remainder of her term.


State Statute Governing Replacement of Senator Chester Crandell

Holbrook, AZ (September 9, 2014)— The sudden and tragic death of Arizona State Senator Chester Crandell has left a vacancy in the State Senate. The Arizona Secretary of State has initiated the process to fill this vacancy under ARS 41-1202.

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