Tribes set monthly per capita payments
By KVOW/KTAK News Director Leslie Stratmoen
RIVERTON, Wyo. — The Bureau of Indian Affairs and the Northern Arapaho and Eastern Shoshone tribes of the Wind River Indian Reservation in Fremont County have set the monthly per capita payments for December and January.
In December, the per capita for the enrolled members of the Eastern Shoshone Tribe will be $250, with the 13th payment being $350, bringing the combined payment total to $600. For the Arapaho people, the monthly per capita is $100, with a 13th payment of $150, bringing their combined payment total to $250.
The per capita payment for Arapahos in January is $100 and the Shoshones, $250.