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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.

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.

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