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Filed Under: Health | Law
Northern Arapaho Tribe asks judge to block health care rules (02/13)
The tribe faces $1.5 million tax penalties if it does not provide insurance to employees.

Filed Under: Environment | Law
Men from Crow Tribe cited for hunt on treaty lands in Wyoming (02/06)
The three men are accused of illegal poaching in the Bighorn Mountains.

Filed Under: Environment | Law | National | Politics
Senate continues debate on bill to approve Keystone XL Pipeline (01/21)
Dozens of amendments have been filed so it looks like consideration might take a week or two.

Filed Under: Environment | National
Native Sun News: Oglala Sioux Tribe contests uranium expansion (01/21)
The Oglala Sioux Tribe contested foreign uranium mining expansion in Nebraska

Filed Under: Environment | Law | National
Lawsuit tests boundaries of Wind River Reservation in Wyoming (01/20)
The Eastern Shoshone Tribe and the Northern Arapaho Tribe want treatment as state status from the Environmental Protection Agency.

Filed Under: Law
Eastern Shoshone woman pleads guilty for death of newborn (01/14)
Ardis Sierra Enos admitted suffocating her newborn and placing his body in a ditch on the reservation.

Filed Under: Environment
Tribes in Montana and Wyoming oppose delisting of grizzly bear (01/09)
Tribes are worried about trophy hunting of the Yellowstone bear in Montana, Wyoming and Idaho.

Filed Under: Health | Law
Northern Arapaho Tribe files lawsuit over Affordable Care Act rules (12/10)
The tribe says working-class Native Americans who obtained coverage through healthcare.gov will be penalized.

Filed Under: Law | National
Woman from Eastern Shoshone Tribe dies after attack by dogs (11/17)
Deanne Lynn Coando, 40, was a mother and a grandmother.

Filed Under: Law | National
Wind River tribal judge presides over first same-sex marriage (11/17)
Saun and Renee Allen took their vows before family and friends at the tribal courthouse.

Filed Under: Environment
Tribes oppose removal of grizzly bear from endangered list (11/12)
Tribes are worried that delisting will lead to state-sanctioned hunts.

Filed Under: Opinion
Column: Cherokee people forged their own trail to the West (11/11)
History author discusses the less well-known but significant Cherokee Trail through Oklahoma, Kansas, Colorado and Wyoming.

Filed Under: Opinion
Northern Arapaho Tribe: Newspaper got it wrong on joint council (10/30)
Northern Arapaho leaders explain why they withdrew from a joint council with the Eastern Shoshone Tribe.

Filed Under: Environment | Law
Judge rules for tribes in Wyoming in dispute over diverted water (10/28)
An irrigation district was fined $250,000 and its former manager was fined $350,000 for the illegal dikes.

Filed Under: Opinion
Editorial: Bad move by Northern Arapaho Tribe on joint council (10/21)
Newspaper criticizes Northern Arapaho Tribe for withdrawing from a joint council with the Eastern Shoshone Tribe.

Filed Under: Environment | National
Native Sun News: Foes of uranium mine make case at hearing (10/13)
Five people testified against proposed northern Black Hills uranium mining in view of sacred Mato Tipila.

Filed Under: Law | National
Indian inmates being sent to new detention center in Montana (10/09)
The Bureau of Indian Affairs is paying a private company $70 per inmate per day.

Filed Under: Law | Politics
BIA plans transition period for joint Wind River business council (10/09)
Existing contracts will continue through March 2015 but the Eastern Shoshone Tribe continues to dispute the withdrawal by the Northern Arapaho Tribe.

Filed Under: Law
Three indicted for murder of man from Northern Arapaho Tribe (09/30)
Jared Little Whiteman, 21, was murdered in June.

Filed Under: Environment | National
Native Sun News: Agency weighs uranium mine near sacred site (09/30)
A federal Atomic Safety and Licensing Board panel has given the public until Sept. 28 to submit written or oral comments about Strata Energy Inc.’s proposal to mine for uranium near Mato Tipila in the northern Black Hills.

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