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Wind River tribes in line for another big settlement

The Eastern Shoshone and Northern Arapaho tribes are among the almost 700 tribes that will benefit from a $940 million settlement spearheaded by the Oglala ...

Tribal license plate clears two votes; mountain lion legislation denied

CHEYENNE - A bill that would authorize specialized tribal license plates narrowly cleared the first two hurdles in the Wyoming House of Representatives on ...

Tribes asks state to reduce speed limit near casino construction

Concerned about the safety of motorists on U.S. Highway 287 near the Shoshone Rose Casino in Lander, members of Shoshone Business Council are asking the state ...

The public was able to catch a glimpse of the proposed new speciality license plates that represent the Eastern Shoshone and Northern Arapaho tribes.
During ...

TheU.S. Department of Justice hosted the gathering at Central Wyoming College.

A diverse group of community members came together Nov. 19 at the ...

DENVER -- A panel of federal judges in Denver heard arguments Tuesday over whether the Wyoming city of Riverton and surrounding lands remain legally Indian ...

Border dispute arguments hit court Tuesday

It's first courtroom salvo in whether Riverton remains part of reservation

The dispute pitting Wyoming state government against the two Wind River ...

Eastern Shoshone Business Council members suspended by tribal vote

All five members of the Eastern Shoshone Business Council were suspended this month in a decision by the tribe's General Council.
Darwin St. Clair Jr., Clint ...

Search for ombudsman generates 15 applicants

More than a dozen people have applied to become Riverton's new community relations ombudsman since the part-time position was advertised in August.
The ...

Shoshone Rose breaks ground on expansion

The $30 million expansion of the Shoshone Rose Casino on U.S. Highway 287 north of Lander has begun. The project adds 65 hotel rooms, more than 500 slot ...

Head Start centers celebrate 50 years

The Eastern Shoshone and Northern Arapaho Head Start celebrated 50 years Friday at the Fort Washakie center.
More than 4,000 children have enrolled in the ...

Tribe calls on feds to drop eagle appeal

The Northern Arapaho Tribe is calling on the federal government to drop a legal appeal that's blocking the tribe from killing bald eagles for religious ...

RPD creating part-time liaison position to address alleged discrimination

The Riverton Police Department is creating a new position in an effort to address alleged acts of discrimination in town.
RPD chief Mike Broadhead said the ...

EPA terminates grants to tribes, citing failure to cooperate jointly

Decision added to boundary case update

The Environmental Protection Agency has terminated its grants to the Eastern Shoshone and Northern Arapaho ...

Shoshones receive grant from Minnesota tribe

The Eastern Shoshone Tribe has received a $355,000 grant from the Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community, a tribe located southwest of Minneapolis.
Eastern ...

Tribes forward nominations for state tribal liaison positions

The Eastern Shoshone Tribe has nominated Leslie Shakespeare for the job.

Gov. Matt Mead praised the Eastern Shoshone Tribe's choice of tribal liaison ...

Water storage on the Wind River Indian Reservation was a key discussion topic this week when Gov. Matt Mead visited the Eastern Shoshone Tribe.
State Sen. Eli ...

State renews gaming compact with Shoshones

The State of Wyoming extended the Eastern Shoshone Tribe's Class III Gaming Compact on June 16 after Gov. Matt Mead met with members of the Eastern Shoshone ...

Tribes objecting to hospital request to join state's side in EPA border adjudication

The Northern Arapaho and Eastern Shoshone tribes are opposed to a request by Riverton Memorial Hospital to file a friend-of-the-court brief in the dispute ...

Pacesetter award applicants to apply via videos

The Wyoming Department of Education is seeking students for the Wyoming Native American Student Pacesetter Award. Recipients will be announced at this year's ...

 
 

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