Pine Ridge or Bust

Rows of cannabis jam a greenhouse—not yet raided—in Cudei, south of Shiprock. (Don J. Usner/Searchlight NM)

Even as Dineh Benally’s illegal cannabis operations in the Navajo Nation are under ongoing investigation, he’s looking for more opportunities across Indian Country. By Wufei Yu and Ed Williams | Searchlight NM Last year, Dineh Benally, the former president of San Juan River Farm Board in the Navajo Nation, oversaw the transformation of 400 acres of cropland into… Continue reading Pine Ridge or Bust