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Navajo Nation Outbreak

Correspondent Laura Paskus begins a series of interviews with journalists around the state as they cover COVID-19 in their communities. Noel Smith reports on the Navajo Nation for the Farmington Daily Times. She’s also a tribal member and has seen her home devastated by a COVID-19 outbreak.

Noel Smith, Navajo Nation reporter, Farmington Daily Times

Additional Information:
Amid coronavirus, Navajo Nation to go under 57-hour weekend curfew starting 8 p.m. FridayFarmington Daily Times
Navajo Nation police chief: Avoid getting a citation, comply with curfewFarmington Daily Times

This story is part of a collaboration with FRONTLINE, the PBS series, through its Local Journalism Initiative, which is funded by the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation and the Corporation for Public Broadcasting.