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Navajo Nation Reports 36 More COVID-19 Cases, 3 More Deaths

On Sunday, the Navajo Nation reported 36 more cases of COVID-19 and three more deaths.The latest numbers pushed the tribe's totals to 33,780 confirmed COVID-19 cases since the pandemic began. The known total number of deaths has reached 1,442.


On Friday, there were 40 new cases and two deaths, while on Saturday, there were 22 cases and no deaths.


Nation officials are urging people to get vaccinated, wear masks in public and minimize their travel as much as possible. All Navajo Nation branch employees will need to be fully vaccinated by the end of this month or submit to regular testing.

Tyler Hewitt is the web/social media assistant at UPR. He writes stories every day, updates the website and manages the station's Twitter and Facebook pages. Tyler is a senior at Utah State University and is studying public relations, marketing, and psychology. He loves to write, listen to music, play video games, play tennis and hang out with his fiancé and cat, Juno. He is a great plant dad and recently started collecting vinyl records!