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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.

Filed Under: Environment | National
Nez Perce Tribe seeks update to historic trail from 1877 journey (09/11)
Chief Joseph led his people across Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Wyoming and Montana to avoid being forced onto a reservation.

Filed Under: Law | National | Politics
Northern Arapaho Tribe withdraws from joint Wind River council (09/11)
Arapaho leaders called the move a historic step for its sovereignty.

Filed Under: Opinion
Oliver Semans: Seeing the light on Native voting rights struggle (08/25)
Oliver Semans, the executive director of Four Directions, sees the tide turning on Native voting rights.

Filed Under: Education
Wind River Reservation students enjoy back-to-school haircuts (08/20)
Dozens of students on the Wind River Reservation in Wyoming are getting free back-to-school haircuts.

Filed Under: National | Politics
Indian candidate denounces Ted Nugent during Wyoming trip (08/04)
Rocker calls himself the 'best friend' to Native Americans at a Tea Party rally.

Filed Under: Law
BIA officer involved in fatal shooting on Wind River Reservation (08/01)
The FBI is investigating the incident.

Filed Under: Opinion
Opinion: EPA exploits tribes by recognizing their sovereignty (07/30)
Writer discusses Environmental Protection Agency decision to treat the Eastern Shoshone Tribe and the Northern Arapaho Tribe as states under the Clean Air Act.

Filed Under: Health
WyoFile: Tribes depend on Medicaid funding for health services (07/29)
Gregory Nickerson reports on efforts by the Eastern Shoshone Tribe and the Northern Arapaho Tribe to increase Medicaid enrollment.

Filed Under: Law
FBI offers reward for Northern Arapaho man who went missing (07/11)
Authorities believe the disappearance of Jared Little Whiteman, 21, is criminal in nature.

Filed Under: Opinion
Letter: Tribes in Wyoming can afford to pay their own lobbyists (06/23)
Letter-writer says the state of Wyoming shouldn't pay the salaries of liaisons for the Eastern Shoshone Tribe and the Northern Arapaho Tribe.

Filed Under: Opinion
Opinion: Anti-Indian group makes its way to the reservation (06/13)
Writer discusses meeting of the Citizens Equal Rights Alliance in a border town on the Wind River Reservation in Wyoming.

Filed Under: Law
Unregistered sex offenders on Wind River facing prosecution (06/13)
Some non-compliant offenders were located during an operation on the reservation last week.

Filed Under: Politics
Liaison between Eastern Shoshone Tribe and Wyoming resigns (06/11)
Sara Robinson said she was treated differently because she is a Native woman.

Filed Under: Law | National | Politics
Northern Arapaho Tribe criticizes anti-Indian group meeting (06/09)
Citizens Equal Rights Alliance to discuss boundary dispute at meeting this weekend.

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