The $1.6 million settlement was announced last month when a jury delivered verdicts against Colorado City, Arizona, and Hildale, Utah. But the amount of money to be given to people within the community wasn't revealed at the time.
Hundreds of Navajo farmers lost their crops last season because a Colorado mine spill shut down the San Juan River. The federal government says the water’s OK. But the Navajo canal remains closed. And the question of whether to turn the water on has divided the community.
A group of parents and public education advocates in support of education funding measure Proposition 123 say the push to improve schools needs to continue beyond next month’s election. To do that, they’ve launched a new sister initiative called "Prop 123 Go."