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Navajo Nation reports 69 more cases; death toll rises by 2

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Posted at 11:50 AM, May 19, 2020
and last updated 2020-05-19 14:51:33-04

WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. (AP) — Navajo Nation officials report 69 additional cases of COVID-19 with two more deaths from the coronavirus outbreak.

The Navajo Nation has been hit hard from the outbreak and tribal officials said the latest figures raised the tribe’s total number of cases as of Monday to 4,071 with 142 deaths.

The tribe’s reservation includes big parts of northeastern Arizona and northwestern New Mexico plus a small part of southeastern Utah. T.