Samuel Tso, 89, a United States Military Veteran and Navajo Code Talker passed away the evening of May 9 at the San Juan Regional Medical Center in Farmington, New Mexico, surrounded by family members.
Serving the Nations. Celebrating the People.
The Navajo Nation’s water comes from a variety of sources—wells, rainfall, reservoirs and rivers. But for some 40 percent on the nation, water comes from gallon jugs and barrels trucked in over miles of dirt roads to reach homes, businesses and livestock. A major construction project in New Mexico will change that for many residents.
Walk softly…and carry a big 3rd degree black belt.
That works for 26-year-old Navajo Karate expert Alfred Duchaussee, currently a psychology student at the University of New Mexico.
His mother, Rose, noticed him kicking at everything — at 1½ years old. By the time the Albuquerque native was 3 years old, mom had convinced a Karate instructor to bend the minimum age restriction and begin teaching him the art of Tae Kwon Do to correctly channel his efforts.
At age twelve, he joined his current … …