Elderly Navajo woman's family fighting to maintain link to national monument land

  • by: FELICIA FONSECA , Associated Press
  • Updated: March 21, 2014 - 12:40 PM

WUPATKI NATIONAL MONUMENT, Ariz. — Before an expanse of grassland and pueblo ruins in northern Arizona was declared a national monument, it was home to hundreds of Navajos whose ancestors returned to settle the area after a forced march to an eastern New Mexico internment camp.

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