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The Wind River Reservation and the University of Wyoming are growing partnerships across the board and it’s all having a positive effect on Indian student enrollment.
Citizens of the Northern Arapaho Tribe are standing by Chairman Lee Spoonhunter and his efforts to take his people in a new direction.
Indian horseback riders, men, women and children, have returned to ride the Greasy Grass like their ancestors before them.
Rael Trosper’s short life has been touched by the kind of trauma and loss that would send others into a tailspin.
The Northern Arapaho Tribe is experiencing some financial difficulties.
For 85 years tribal corruption has been a common theme on every reservation from Alaska to Florida.
Micah Lott was accused of trespass and rioting at Standing Rock but the case was so weak that the judge cleared him.
The nation's highest court won't be letting Indian Country rest over the summer.
Four students who died at the Carlisle Indian Industrial School in Pennsylvania are being returned to their tribal families.
The Muscogee Nation and the state of Oklahoma are headed into a historic sovereignty clash thanks to the Supreme Court.
The Trump administration is siding with industry interests in a closely-watched reservation boundary case pending at the U.S. Supreme Court.
After being abandoned by the Trump administration, the Eastern Shoshone Tribe and the Northern Arapaho Tribe are taking their homelands case to the nation's highest court.
The Northern Arapaho Tribe is proposing a tuition waiver program at the University of Wyoming.
A closely-watched reservation boundary case could be headed to the nation's highest court, setting up a clash between tribes, states and the Trump administration.
Leaders of the Navajo Nation are urging their citizens to stay inside as a total solar eclipse crosses the United States.
Tribes are struggling to get the attention and funding necessary to clean the water their people rely on. News21 investigates.
The Trump administration has abandoned two tribes as they seek to protect their homelands in Wyoming from an attack by the state government.
A delegation from the Northern Arapaho Tribe came to the former Carlisle boarding school to reclaim the remains of three young students but only two were identified.
A delegation from the Northern Arapaho Tribe is overseeing the disinterment of three children who died at the Carlisle Indian Industrial School in Pennsylvania.
A total solar eclipse is coming to America on August 21 and viewing options exist in Indian Country.
Wind River, a film set and shot on the Wind River Reservation in Wyoming, is opening in theaters this week.
President Donald Trump is slowly filling open seats on courts across the nation and one of his picks has an important link to Indian Country.
The Eastern Shoshone Tribe and the Northern Arapaho Tribe can't exercise authority in a border town known as Riverton.
Scott Pruitt, as attorney general in Oklahoma, repeatedly fought tribes on jurisdiction, immunity and taxation fronts.
With a new president on the horizon, the Bureau of Indian Affairs has just four more months to reach its goal of placing 500,000 acres in trust.
The tribe will help oversee restoration of the Big Wind River following an illegal diversion that dates back more than 20 years.
The Wyoming tribe is looking for additional sources of funding due to shortfalls in an Indian Health Service contract.
A consultation between several tribes and the Department of Defense resulted in a promise to financially support the disinterment of the remains of tribal children.
The Obama administration has dropped an appeal in the long-running case.
Three tribes are engaged in government-to-government talks to reclaim their loved ones from a cemetery at the Carlisle Indian Industrial School in Pennsylvania.
The U.S. Army promised to help return the remains, with one official offering an apology for the situation.
The Rosebud Sioux Tribe, the Northern Arapaho Tribe and the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe are meeting with federal and military officials to discuss the young ones who are buried at Carlisle Indian Industrial School in Pennsylvania.
Some public schools -- like the Lamar Savages -- are known for particularly egregious representations of Indian people.
The Eastern Shoshone Tribe and the Northern Arapaho Tribe used to work together on a joint business council but the relationship has frayed.
The Eastern Shoshone Tribe and the Northern Arapaho Tribe are defending their reservation borders in a long-running dispute with the state of Wyoming.
The two tribes that share the Wind River Reservation in Wyoming are battling over jointly administered programs.
Our people went to boarding school to be stripped of their culture, language and identity. In return, they would come home speaking, reading and writing English.
Spirit is believed to be guiding the efforts of a group of young people in their quest to have human remains disinterred and returned to tribal lands.
The tribe started the effort in 2007 but has faced opposition from the Army War College the military institution that occupies the site of the former Carlisle Indian Industrial School in Pennsylvania.
Two members of the Northern Arapaho Tribe were shot as they slept -- Stallone Trosper was killed while James Goggles survived.
The Tribal Transportation Program will see an immediate boost to $465 million in the current fiscal year and the amount will grow by $10 million through fiscal year 2020.
The Northern Arapaho Tribe's historic preservation officer said more than 200 Arapaho students died at the Carlisle Indian Industrial School in Pennsylvania.
Earlier this year, I had the privilege to visit the Wind River Indian Reservation to meet with tribal leaders and community members about the challenges faced by American Indians.
Stallone Trosper, 29, was murdered while he slept and James Goggles, 50, was seriously injured in the July 18 incident in Riverton.
Tribal employees are facing higher health insurance costs and the tribe itself is facing a $2.2 million fine that could be address if Congress takes action.
Six people have been sentenced for their roles in the death of Jared Dean Little Whiteman, who was a member of the Northern Arapaho Tribe of Wyoming.
Tribal members want to be able to use bald eagles for Sun Dance ceremonies but a federal permit restricts where they can kill the birds.
Leaders of the Northern Arapaho Tribe of Wyoming traveled to Washington, D.C, to make the case for federal intervention.
One member of the Northern Arapaho Tribe was murdered and another was left with serious injuries after both were shot in the head by a non-Indian assailant.
Two members of the Northern Arapaho Tribe were shot by a non-Indian assailant. One died and the other remains in serious condition.
Lawmakers and witnesses shared devastating statistics about the impacts of drugs and alcohol in Indian Country.
The chairman of the Senate Indian Affairs Committee is pushing for more funding for tribal transportation programs.
We, the family of Stallone Trosper, write from a place of terrible grief and sadness.
Stallone Trosper was shot and killed by a non-Indian assailant while James Goggles remains in critical condition in Wyoming.
Stallone Trosper, 29, was killed after being shot in the head. A second tribal member, James Goggles, remains hospitalized in serious condition.
A non-Indian man has told authorities that he intentionally went looking for homeless people in order to kill them.
Sen. Steve Daines (R-Montana) and Rep. Ryan Zinke (R-Montana) introduced the Tribal Employment and Jobs Protection Act to exempt tribes from large fines.
Congress did not exempt tribes from the large employer mandate requiring them to provide insurance to employees, a judge determined.
James Walks Along, the historic preservation officer for the Northern Cheyenne Tribe, was forced off the stage at a recent public meeting.