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Stories tagged: Wind River Indian Reservation

By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
May 5, 2021

Part two of two Slated to address major changes in the upcoming Northern Arapaho General Council meeting, council chairman Roy Brown has opted to keep at ...

From the University of Wyoming News Service
May 2, 2021

The Chief Washakie Foundation has established an endowment fund -- the Zedora Teton Enos Excellence Fund -- at the University of Wyoming that benefits the Wind ...

By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Apr 14, 2021

To decide the custody outlook for four rural roads, the Fremont County Commission is scheduled to meet with the Wind River Intertribal Council. The meeting ...


By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Feb 18, 2021

A new bill introduced this month in the Wyoming Legislature imagines one school district for each county in the state - with an additional district in place ...

By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Feb 17, 2021

Access and accountability were key points in a debate among the Wind River Tribal Department of Transportation and presenters to the Fremont County Commission ...

By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Nov 22, 2020

A legislative bill authorizing Bureau of Indian Affairs officers to arrest non-tribal traffic offenders on the Wind River Indian Reservation would multiply a ...


By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Nov 12, 2020

Although the comment period for the public has not begun officially, Fremont County is facing pushback over a possible transfer of four roads into tribal ...

By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Aug 6, 2020

After a thwarted first attempt in mid-July, the Wind River Hotel and Casino and Little Wind Casino opened Friday morning just south of Riverton. Owned by the ...

From the University of Wyoming News Service
Jul 5, 2020

Seed funding from the inaugural Wind River Start-Up Challenge will help five new businesses launch a series of ventures that will contribute to the economy of ...


By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
May 17, 2020

As of Friday afternoon, 16 people were quarantined in a man camp abutting Arapahoe School on the Wind River Indian Reservation. The camp was offered ...

By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Apr 29, 2020

Julia Antelope recovered from coronavirus, but it still won't leave her alone. Antelope's aunt Gloria, uncle Larry, and cousin Dawn Wheeler were among the ...

By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Mar 22, 2020

While tribe-owned casinos closed their doors to limit coronavirus spread on Monday, the Northern Arapaho Business Council received a letter announcing their ...


By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Feb 25, 2020

A new version of a Wyoming gaming commission bill "hot off the press" was approved by the House Appropriations Committee on Monday, this one angled to weigh ...

By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Feb 23, 2020

When the Northern Arapaho Tribe won $4.1 million in Federal Communications Commis-sion grant funding in August to build up internet connectivity on the Wind ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Feb 12, 2020

A bill to allow tribal identification cards to be used for voter registration was approved unanimously on first reading Wednesday in the Wyoming House of ...


By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Jan 30, 2020

By Clair McFarland Staff Writer When the Eastern Shoshone General Council convened Saturday, the main topic was roughly $28 million in debts accrued by the ...

By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Jan 16, 2020

Authorities have identified the alleged accomplices of former Wind River Tribal Court Chief Judge Terri Smith, who resigned her post last spring after she was ...

By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Nov 19, 2019

Wind River Police Department agents might not have to wait for a law to let them cite or arrest non-native offenders on the Wind River Indian Reservation ...


From staff reports
Nov 3, 2019

R39;Historical recordings long set aside and unknown to the public have been digitized and are now available at Fort Washakie School/Community Library. ...

Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Nov 1, 2019

Although she was scheduled to be sentenced Tuesday for cocaine and oxycodone distribution, the former head judge for Wind River Tribal Court has received a ...

Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Oct 31, 2019

There are still some issues left to decide in the United States Supreme Court case affirming the validity of two 1868 treaties for three American Indian ...


Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Oct 30, 2019

Three federally recognized American Indian tribes could gain the right to hunt unoccupied lands throughout the United States under their own regulation - ...

Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Oct 29, 2019

A United States Supreme Court ruling that an 1868 tribal treaty still grants Crow Indian tribal members the right to hunt and fish on "unoccupied lands" ...

Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Oct 25, 2019

Three people were arrested Wednesday after attempting to flee from police in a stolen vehicle. The Riverton Police Department responded at about 11 a.m. ...


Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Oct 23, 2019

Lawmakers seek to revive a 2013 proposed bill that would grant the Wind River Police Department the authority to enforce state laws and arrest non-enrolled ...

From staff reports
Oct 20, 2019

Local students tested soil samples on the Wind River Indian Reservation last month as part of a research project tracking the environmental impacts of bison ...

By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Oct 20, 2019

A public hearing has been scheduled to determine whether Wind River Tribal Court chief judge Sara Robinson is to be removed from her office. A public ...


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