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Northern Arapaho Tribe is largest employer thanks to casino

Thanks to Indian gaming, the Northern Arapaho Tribe is now the largest employer in Fremont County, Wyoming.

The Wind River Hotel and Casino employs 677 people, the majority of whom are tribal members. The facility recently debuted a hotel, which brought another 55 jobs to the county.

The tribe got its start in Indian gaming with bingo facility more than 20 years ago. Class III gaming came along after the tribe won a series of court decisions.

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