Wind River Indian Reservation
CASPER, Wyo. — Wyoming legislators renewed Monday the ongoing battle over an Environmental Protection Agency ruling that would include Riverton as a portion of the Wind River Indian Reservation.
LANDER, Wyo. — The first installment in a $157 million federal settlement began to pour into the Wind River Indian Reservation on Wednesday, as members of the Northern Arapaho Tribe started receiving $6,300 checks in the mail.
Nicole Goggles smiles after putting down a deposit on a car Wednesday in Lander, Wyo. “Next week I’m buying a house,” she said. “I’m a single parent, so this is my chance to finally be who I want to be.” Members of the Northern Arapaho tribe began receiving checks today from a $157 million f…
RIVERTON, Wyo. — Tribe leaders are opposing a bill co-sponsored by Wyoming's congressional delegation regarding the boundaries of the Wind River Indian Reservation.
CASPER, Wyo. — In a counterblow aimed at ending the boundary dispute over the Wind River Indian Reservation, Wyoming Sens. Mike Enzi and John Barrasso drafted a bill with the aid of Gov. Matt Mead’s office to refute the EPA decision that Riverton is part of the reservation.
The Federal Bureau of Investigation is assisting the Bureau of Indian Affairs and the Fremont County Coroner in an investigation into the death of an infant on the Wind River Indian Reservation, the FBI reported Monday.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — The State of Wyoming on Friday asked a federal appeals court to review a determination by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency that lands around Riverton remain legally Indian Country.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced Thursday that it is staying its recent decision that lands around Riverton remain legally Indian Country.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — The Wyoming House of Representatives has voted down a bill that would have allowed the state health department to work with tribes on the Wind River Indian Reservation to develop a demonstration health project.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — The Northern Arapaho Tribe is asking the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to reject a request from the state of Wyoming to halt implementation of the agency's recent decision that over 1 million acres around Riverton remain legally Indian Country.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Wyoming Gov. Matt Mead’s administration is calling on the Environmental Protection Agency to freeze implementation of its recent decision that over 1 million acres around Riverton remains legally Indian Country.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Gov. Matt Mead has written to Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Gina McCarthy saying Wyoming won't honor her agency's recent determination that over 1 million acres around Riverton remains legally Indian Country.
In a startling revelation by the federal government, the Environmental Protection Agency ruled that the City of Riverton has been part of the Wind River Indian Reservation for the past 108 years.
RIVERTON, Wyo. — Plans are underway for construction on a new school at Fort Washakie and construction could start as soon as next fall.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. -- The town of Jackson has received an $8 million grant from the U.S. Department of Transportation for the community's bus storage facility and pathways project.
RIVERTON, Wyo. — Lynette St. Clair draped a buffalo hide over her digital chalkboard at Fort Washakie School in 2011.
WIND RIVER INDIAN RESERVATION, Wyo.—Interior Secretary Sally Jewell says $5 million in private money already has been raised toward a $16 million public-private partnership to renovate the Jenny Lake trail system in Grand Teton National Park.
RIVERTON, Wyo. — Sandra Iron Cloud spoke patiently to the panel gathered Thursday in the theater at Central Wyoming College.
CASPER, Wyo. — Two White House administration officials will meet with state educators to talk about issues in education for American Indians at Wyoming’s Native American Education Conference in Riverton this week.