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As reservation facilities grow, improvement a top priority for utilities

Improvements for residents of the Wind River Indian Reservation remain a high priority for agencies in Fremont County.
The Wyoming Legislature's Select ...

'We can extend the lifetimes of many people'

Tribes seek waiver on health care expenses

Officials on the Wind River Indian Reservation are not giving up on their push for a waiver under the ...

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Perhaps the police cases elsewhere led local authorities to release records on July 19 shooting

Whether the Bureau of Indian affairs decision to ...

Man shot by police had gun

The Bureau of Indian Affairs has released reports regarding the officer-involved shooting that resulted in the death of Justin Philip Steele, 26, of Pavillion, ...

Lawmakers eye state action on EMS troubles

Fremont County Commissioners told legislators the county ambulance department would deplete its reserves by the end of the fiscal year.

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Trial date nears in baby death; plea deal is possible

After two delays, a trial date is near for an Ethete woman charged with killing her newborn child, though a plea agreement still could resolve the case.
The ...

Suspects plead not guilty to stabbing death on reservation

Three people have pleaded not guilty in the stabbing death of a man on the Wind River Indian Reservation.
James Whiteplume, Susan Chippewa and Byron ...

UW Extension educator's work prompts award

Tina Russell serves the Wind River Indian Reservation and Fremont County.

Innovative programs and responding to the needs of her clientele earned a ...

Animal attack may have killed woman south of Riverton

A 40-year-old woman died Wednesday evening in Riverton after she was found unconscious in the 800 block of Rendezvous Road south of town.
Officials believe ...

Campaign working to get voters to polls Tuesday

More than 100 American Indian volunteers from Fremont County have signed up for the Every Native Vote Campaign on the Wind River Indian Reservation.
The ...

Allen tries for House seat as Goggles retires

Republican Wyoming House District 33 candidate Jim Allen has spent his life cooperating with fellow residents of the Wind River Indian Reservation. ...

Case says recent cancer diagnosis may inform his view on Medicaid expansion

The Republican candidate is running for re-election in Wyoming Senate District 25.

A recent melanoma diagnosis has given state Sen. Cale Case, ...

Fed judge fines county irrigation district, former manager $600K

A federal judge has ordered a Fremont County irrigation district and a former manager to start work immediately to remove four dikes that he ruled were ...

HD 33 candidate Clifford said her focus would be more than reservation

During her campaign for Wyoming House District 33, Democrat Andrea Clifford of Riverton says she has felt ostracized at times because of her tribal ...

Third murder suspect now held at state penitentiary

The third defendant in a federal murder case from the Wind River Indian Reservation is to be delivered to federal custody soon. His two co-defendants were ...

Casting agent looking for native actors

Wind River Indian Reservation residents will have an opportunity to audition for several roles in the six-hour HBO miniseries "Lewis and Clark."
Rene Haynes ...

Arapahos say feds OK with Joint Business Council split from Eastern Shoshones

The Northern Arapaho Business Council is standing behind its initial understanding that the Bureau of Indian Affairs said the tribe has the authority to ...

No charges to be filed in police shooting

No federal charges will be filed against the Bureau of Indian Affairs officer involved in the July 29 shooting death of Justin Steele, 26, of Pavillion.
After ...

State brief asks court to nix EPA position on rez borders

The State of Wyoming is asking a federal appeals court to reject the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's determination that Riverton and surrounding lands ...

Fetal alcohol spectrum disorders appear in children whose mothers drank alcohol while pregnant.

School counselors, social workers, medical providers ...

 
 

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