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UPDATE: Addison gets prison time for weapons charge
December 22, 2011 – 7:46 am | Comments Off
UPDATE: Addison gets prison time for weapons charge

Joshua Caleb Addison was sentenced by Chief U.S. District Court Judge Nancy Freudenthal. The conviction stems from the defendant’s role in an altercation that took place on the reservation on May 23 of this year.

Shamblen gets eight years for manslaughter
December 14, 2011 – 12:51 pm | 2 Comments

Roy Shamblen of Wyoming’s Wind River Reservation in Fremont County was sentenced this week by Judge Nancy Freudenthal in US District Court in Cheyenne.

Brown sees prison bars for firearms violation
December 2, 2011 – 7:39 am | Comments Off
Brown sees prison bars for firearms violation

A man from out-of-state will spend two and a half years in prison for felony possession of a firearm related to an incident that happened in Riverton last spring. 23-year-old Kevin Bryson Brown will also be on probation for two years.

UDPATE: Arapaho embezzlement, former director apologizes
November 30, 2011 – 12:00 pm | 3 Comments
UDPATE: Arapaho embezzlement, former director apologizes

George Moss, who pleaded guilty this summer to embezzlement of tribal funds, was sentenced Tuesday before U.S. District Judge Alan B. Johnson in Cheyenne.

Man gets prison for girlfriend assault
October 27, 2011 – 11:39 am | Comments Off
Man gets prison for girlfriend assault

A federal court judge has sentenced a local man to two and a half years for assault.

Spoonhunter investigators recognized
October 20, 2011 – 1:36 pm | Comments Off
Spoonhunter investigators recognized

An Assistant U.S. Attorney and paralegal specialist with the U.S. Attorney’s Office in Cheyenne have been honored for their work on a case involving the brutal death of a 13-year-old American Indian girl on the Wind River Reservation in Wyoming.

Black gets five, Addison seven
August 23, 2011 – 2:05 pm | Comments Off

Further details have been released about two separate cases involving enrolled members of the Northern Arapaho Tribe of the Wind River Reservation.

Woman goes to jail for stabbings
August 16, 2011 – 11:44 am | Comments Off

A local woman has been sentenced to three years, plus a month, for stabbing two different people on the Wind River Indian Reservation in Wyoming’s Fremont County.

Man gets probation for manslaughter
August 16, 2011 – 11:43 am | Comments Off

A 21-year-old man from the Wind River Indian Reservation in Fremont County, Wyo., will spend two years of probation for causing the death of his brother.

UPDATE: Wintermote sentenced for embezzling
August 3, 2011 – 12:36 pm | 2 Comments

Last week, District Judge Norman E. Young also gave Beth Wintermore a three to five year suspended prison sentence.

Report: Slow internet cripples rural economies
April 27, 2011 – 7:07 am | Comments Off
Report: Slow internet cripples rural economies

A new report by experts on broadband access in rural America says communities without it will be economically crippled, because they’ll lose out on opportunities available to those with high-speed connections.

Tarness charged with involuntary manslaughter
April 4, 2011 – 2:39 pm | 2 Comments
Tarness charged with involuntary manslaughter

The U.S. Attorney’s Office in Cheyenne has indicted a man from the Wind River Indian Reservation in Fremont County for involuntary manslaughter.