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Teen mom: From public assistance to self-reliance

Posted: Thursday, Jun 6th, 2013

Nicole Kee perservered for her daughter’s sake. (Photo courtesy of George Hardeen)

When Nicole Kee was 19 years old, her aspirations were solely to make life better for her 3-year-old daughter.

But her prospects were slim. She had no car, no job, no money and was living in a domestic violence shelter in Page.

Nicole grew up with her mother and sister in a remote area of Navajo Mountain, 13 miles from the Inscription House Trading Post and five miles off the road.

She was raised in the traditional way, hauling water, using kerosene lamps for light and wood and coal for heat.

For the complete article see the 06-05-2013 issue.

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