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Lander attorney says BIA court disregards rights of prisoners

When one prisoner was arraigned Monday before the Bureau of Indian Affairs' new court in Fort Washakie, judge Kimberly Craven announced the man was being ...

Solving the refugee crisis must begin 'over there'

Editor:
A refugee is by definition a person that was forced to leave their home country. Which means under normal circumstances,that person would want to ...

First-degree murder filed on man who shot wife in front of kids

The man charged with killing his wife in front of the couple's eight childrenSaturdayon the Wind River Indian Reservation was upset over an argument about ...

Students see museum, petroglyphs

A Fort Washakie High School Wyoming history class recently toured the National Bighorn Sheep Center and Dubois Museum, whose staff members also took the ...

Baldes named lifetime achievement award winner from UW Biodiversity

The award showcases commitment to enhancing knowledge and conservation of biological diversity in Wyoming.

A Fort Washakie man has been honored with ...

Blaze grew to 400-plus acres before doused by firefighters

Nearly 80 local firefighters responded Saturday afternoon to reports of a grass fire near U.S. Highway 287 north of Fort Washakie.
No one was injured in the ...

Cent$ible Nutrition hosts free cooking classes from 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. every Wednesday in the Central Wyoming College classroom kitchen at the Frank B. Wise ...

The CNC router is capable of making furniture and models for building houses.

The Maker Space 307 lab in Fort Washakie is closer to getting a CNC ...

Moccasin Lake Challenge run set for Saturday

This year's Moccasin Lake Challenge run is set to take place Saturday in Fort Washakie. Runners and walkers should meet at Rocky Mountain Hall beginning at 6 ...

One dead, others injured in one-vehicle accident Saturday north of Lander

A Fort Washakie man died Saturday in a single-vehicle crash north of Lander.
Sonny J. Duran, 26, of Fort Washakie, suffered fatal injuries at the scene of the ...

Job Corps students vow to make most of the opportunity

Breanna Shakespeare is a 20-year-old from Fort Washakie studying office administration.
Kaitlyn Hart, 20, from Penrose, Colo., is studying carpentry.
Acardo ...

Fire up to 350 acres; roads in area still closed

After a day of strong winds, the Little Bob Lake Fire is now estimated at approximately 350 acres. U.S. Forest Service public information officer Karl Brauneis ...

The athletes plan to cover the route from Riverton to Crow Agency, Mont., in two and a half days by operating in a relay format.

A group called the ...

Whiteman leaving commission seat, effective Wednesday

Fremont County Commission Keja Whiteman is resigning.
In a letter to fellow county board members Tuesday, Whiteman stated that her resignation takes effect ...

The Shoshone Tribal Cultural Center hosted the fifth annual Treaty Day events in the first week of summer 1992. Visitors and participants saw exhibits of ...

The latest exhibit from the Fremont Fiber Arts Guild showcases more than just knitted sweaters.
The guild members have selected more than 60 pieces -- from ...

Achievers

Riverton student on dean's list
Michael Jones of Riverton has been named to the dean's list at Simpson University for the spring 2015 semester.
Jones ...

Entrepreneur hoping to launch tourism business for reservation

Fort Washakie resident John Enos is in the process of obtaining a "step-on" license from the Tribal Employment Rights Office.

Fort Washakie ...

Group helping artists on rez with business goals

Artists from the Wind River Indian Reservation will have the opportunity to settle in a new venue to sell their products with the help of the Wyoming Women's ...

Highway crack repair project set for Tuesday

A $2.3 million highway crack sealing maintenance project is scheduled to continue next week in Lander.
A crew with prime contractor Highway Improvement, Inc., ...

 
 

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