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The nation's highest court continues to keep Indian Country in the dark when it comes to one of the most contentious cases in recent history.
The University of Wyoming College of Law is hosting two public events focusing on water contamination on one reservation and and a treaty rights case recently decided by the Supreme Court.
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.
For 85 years tribal corruption has been a common theme on every reservation from Alaska to Florida.
The nation's highest court won't be letting Indian Country rest over the summer.
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.
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.
The Trump administration has abandoned two tribes as they seek to protect their homelands in Wyoming from an attack by the state government.
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 Obama administration has dropped an appeal in the long-running case.
The tribe is still deciding what to do with the land but Chairman Darwin St. Clair said economic development was the goal.
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 historic Shoshone-Episcopal Mission in Fort Washakie, Wyoing, was destroyed by the March 17 blaze.
The two tribes that share the Wind River Reservation in Wyoming are battling over jointly administered programs.
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.
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.
Tribal members took action because the brother of a tribal leader was given access to their personal information.
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.
The chairman of the Senate Indian Affairs Committee is pushing for more funding for tribal transportation programs.
James Walks Along, the historic preservation officer for the Northern Cheyenne Tribe, was forced off the stage at a recent public meeting.
The Environmental Protection Agency recognized the authority of the Eastern Shoshone Tribe and the Northern Arapaho Tribe in December 2013 but the case has yet to be resolved in federal court.
In fiscal year 2014, there were more than 31,000 methamphetamine-related encounters in the Indian health care system.
Sen. John Barrasso (R-Wyoming) heard from tribal leaders, law enforcement and other witnesses about drugs in Indian Country.
Tribal, federal and state representatives will share what they are doing to address the harmful effects of drugs in Indian Country.
Leaders of the Eastern Shoshone Tribe and the Northern Arapaho Tribe are expected to testify.
The field hearing will take place on March 31 at the Chiefs Technical Center on the Wind River Reservation in Wyoming.
The Eastern Shoshone Tribe and the Northern Arapaho Tribe want treatment as state status from the Environmental Protection Agency.
Ardis Sierra Enos admitted suffocating her newborn and placing his body in a ditch on the reservation.
Deanne Lynn Coando, 40, was a mother and a grandmother.
Saun and Renee Allen took their vows before family and friends at the tribal courthouse.
Tribes are worried that delisting will lead to state-sanctioned hunts.
Northern Arapaho leaders explain why they withdrew from a joint council with the Eastern Shoshone Tribe.
An irrigation district was fined $250,000 and its former manager was fined $350,000 for the illegal dikes.
Newspaper criticizes Northern Arapaho Tribe for withdrawing from a joint council with the Eastern Shoshone Tribe.
Existing contracts will continue through March 2015 but the Eastern Shoshone Tribe continues to dispute the withdrawal by the Northern Arapaho Tribe.
Arapaho leaders called the move a historic step for its sovereignty.
Dozens of students on the Wind River Reservation in Wyoming are getting free back-to-school haircuts.
Writer discusses Environmental Protection Agency decision to treat the Eastern Shoshone Tribe and the Northern Arapaho Tribe as states under the Clean Air Act.
Gregory Nickerson reports on efforts by the Eastern Shoshone Tribe and the Northern Arapaho Tribe to increase Medicaid enrollment.
Letter-writer says the state of Wyoming shouldn't pay the salaries of liaisons for the Eastern Shoshone Tribe and the Northern Arapaho Tribe.
Writer discusses meeting of the Citizens Equal Rights Alliance in a border town on the Wind River Reservation in Wyoming.
Some non-compliant offenders were located during an operation on the reservation last week.
Mike Eagle hopes to sell his wine label at tribal businesses across the country.
Sara Robinson said she was treated differently because she is a Native woman.
Members of the Eastern Shoshone Tribe of Wyoming are expected to receive per capita payments next week.
Members of the Northern Arapaho Tribe of Wyoming are boosting the local economy thanks to a $6,300 per capita payment.
The Eastern Shoshone Tribe and the Northern Arapaho Tribe of Wyoming are sharing in a $157 million trust fund settlement.
The Northern Arapaho Tribe of Wyoming has received a $157 million trust fund settlement.
Wyoming's all-Republican Congressional delegation is moving quickly on a bill that would diminish the boundaries of the Wind River Reservation.
Two leaders of the Eastern Shoshone Tribe of Wyoming were removed for being disloyal, according to the man who led the charge against them.
The Eastern Shoshone Tribe of Wyoming lacks a quorum on the business council, making it impossible to make certain decisions.