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Stories with place: Riverton
  • Legal briefs complete in Indian reservation boundary suit 
    Updated: Aug-14-15 7:40 pm

    CHEYENNE, Wyoming - Lawyers have finished filing mountainous briefs in a case pitting the federal government and two Indian tribes against the state of Wyoming and local governments over whether the city of Riverton is legally Indian Country.

  • Riverton considers extra security at city buildings 
    Updated: Aug-14-15 5:05 am

    RIVERTON, Wyoming - In the wake of the July shooting at a city-owned alcohol detoxification center, Riverton employees have requested additional security measures.

  • Tribal officials gratified FBI monitoring shooting case 
    Updated: Aug-06-15 10:05 pm

    CHEYENNE, Wyoming - Officials with the Northern Arapaho Tribe say they're gratified the federal government is monitoring the state prosecution of a man charged with the shootings last month of two tribal members.

  • Defendant in shootings at detox center waives arraignment 
    Updated: Aug-04-15 6:05 pm

    CHEYENNE, Wyoming - A man charged with murder and attempted murder in the shootings of two American Indians at a Riverton detox center last month has waived a preliminary hearing, sending the state's case against him to district court.

  • Northern Arapaho, Justice officials meet after shooting 
    Updated: Jul-30-15 6:28 pm

    CHEYENNE, Wyoming - Northern Arapaho tribal leaders discussed racism with Justice Department officials in Washington as they sought hate-crime charges in a shooting at a detox center that left one tribe member dead and another seriously injured.