Wind River Indian Reservation-area residents gather in Riverton to watch a documentary about repatriation of Northern Arapaho remains from Carlisle boarding school.
As part of a broader conservation push, activists work to educate the public about Indigenous people’s long relationship with the vast swath of land.
Wyoming Indian and other reservation schools kept kids home this fall to protect vulnerable populations. Most agree it was the best track, but it came with huge challenges.
The question regarding tribal boundaries that was at the center of a recent U.S. Supreme Court case in Oklahoma has already been answered for the Wind River Reservation, lawyers say.
With Wind River Indian Reservation communities particularly vulnerable to the outbreak, officials acted early to implement stringent orders and healthcare adaptations that go beyond much of the rest of Wyoming.