More: Habematolel Pomo

Habematolel Pomo of Upper Lake owes $30M for modest casino

Habematolel Pomo of Upper Lake owes $30M for modest casino (May 25, 2012)

The Habematolel Pomo of Upper Lake in California owes $30 million on its new casino, The Santa Rosa Press-Democrat reports. Chairwoman Sherry Treppa said the debt is based on construction, interest payments, land purchases, and legal and legislative services...

Habematolel Pomo of Upper Lake  ready   to open casino  on Friday

Habematolel Pomo of Upper Lake ready to open casino on Friday (May 21, 2012)

The Habematolel Pomo of Upper Lake in California will open its casino to the public this Friday at 4pm. The 33,000 square-foot Running Creek Casino features 349 slot machines, six table games, a players’ club, a dining area and...

Habematolel Pomo of Upper Lake on schedule for its casino

Habematolel Pomo of Upper Lake on schedule for its casino (March 26, 2012)

The Habematolel Pomo of Upper Lake in California will open its first casino at the end of May. “It’s on schedule,” Chairwoman Sherry Treppa told The Santa Rosa Press-Democrat. The 33,000 square-foot Running Creek Casino features 349 slot machines, six...

Habematolel Pomo of Upper Lake to host job fairs for casino

Habematolel Pomo of Upper Lake to host job fairs for casino (March 21, 2012)

The Habematolel Pomo of Upper Lake in California will be holding two jobs fairs to hire 150 people to work at its new casino. The tribe expects to open the Running Creek Casino around Memorial Day, Chairwoman Sherry Treppa said....

California governor    negotiating compacts with more tribes

California governor negotiating compacts with more tribes (February 1, 2012)

California Gov. Jerry Brown (D) is in compact negotiations with 15 to 20 tribes, his negotiator Jacob Appelsmith told The Sacramento Bee. Brown signed his first compact last year, shortly after taking office. The deal with the Habematolel Pomo of...

Habematolel Pomo of Upper Lake spending $29.7M on casino

Habematolel Pomo of Upper Lake spending $29.7M on casino (December 8, 2011)

The Habematolel Pomo of Upper Lake in California is spending $29.7 million on its casino, The Santa Rosa Press-Democrat. The building for the 33,000-square-foot Running Creek Casino will cost $8.9 million. The fixtures, including 349 slot machines, will cost an...

Habematolel Pomo of Upper Lake set to open  casino next year

Habematolel Pomo of Upper Lake set to open casino next year (December 2, 2011)

The Habematolel Pomo of Upper Lake in California expects to open its casino in spring or early summer of 2012, The Lake County News reports. Construction of the Running Creek Casino began in August. The 33,000 square-foot casino will feature...

Habematolel Pomo of Upper Lake to start work on casino in fall

Habematolel Pomo of Upper Lake to start work on casino in fall (August 3, 2011)

The Habematolel Pomo of Upper Lake in California will start work on a casino in September, Chairwoman Sherry Treppa said. Construction on the tent-like Running Creek Casino is expected to finish in early 2012. “We’re thrilled,” Treppa told The Santa...

BIA authorizes Class III gaming compact for Habematolel Pomo

BIA authorizes Class III gaming compact for Habematolel Pomo (August 1, 2011)

The Bureau of Indian Affairs approved a Class III gaming compact for the Habematolel Pomo of Upper Lake in California. The tribe plans to open the Running Creek Casino on an 11-acre site. The facility will feature 349 slot machines...

Habematolel Pomo awaits BIA approval of Class III compact

Habematolel Pomo awaits BIA approval of Class III compact (June 14, 2011)

The Habematolel Pomo of Upper Lake is waiting on the Bureau of Indian Affairs to approve its new Class III gaming compact. The tribe negotiated the deal after the BIA rejected an earlier version. The new compact has been ratified...

California Assembly backs Habematolel Pomo compact bill

California Assembly backs Habematolel Pomo compact bill (May 25, 2011)

The California Assembly voted 69-0 to pass AB 1020, a bill that ratifies a Class III gaming compact for the Habematolel Pomo of Upper Lake. The tribe reached the deal with Gov. Gov. Jerry Brown (D). It authorizes up to...

Habematolel Pomo of Upper Lake expects approval of compact

Habematolel Pomo of Upper Lake expects approval of compact (April 1, 2011)

The Habematolel Pomo of Upper Lake of California expects the Bureau of Indian Affairs will approve its new Class III gaming compact. The tribe started work on the $28 million Running Creek Casino after signing a compact in 2010....

Habematolel Pomo of Upper Lake negotiates new gaming deal

Habematolel Pomo of Upper Lake negotiates new gaming deal (March 24, 2011)

The Habematolel Pomo of Upper Lake negotiated a new Class III gaming compact with California Gov. Jerry Brown (D). The deal replaces one the tribe signed during the Schwarzenegger administration. The Bureau of Indian Affairs rejected it due to revenue-sharing...

Letter: Responding to article about Habematolel Pomo  compact

Letter: Responding to article about Habematolel Pomo compact (October 7, 2010)

"Your story on the Department of the Interior's disapproval of the Upper Lake Rancheria's Class III gaming compact contains a couple of factual errors. Specifically the article states as follows: “The Interior secretary previously signed four ballot measures allowing four...

Habematolel Pomo of Upper Lake reach compact

Habematolel Pomo of Upper Lake reach compact (September 7, 2009)

The Habematolel Pomo of Upper Lake signed a Class III gaming compact with California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger (R). The deal requires the tribe to share 15 percent of net revenues with the state. It also requires the tribe to meet...

Habematolel Pomo make plans for first casino

Habematolel Pomo make plans for first casino (July 29, 2008)

The Habematolel Pomo of Upper Lake plan to negotiate a Class III gaming compact with the state of California before breaking ground on the tribe's first casino. The tribe's land-into-trust application was approved on July 18. Plans call for a...

Habematolel Pomo casino wins BIA approval

Habematolel Pomo casino wins BIA approval (July 28, 2008)

The Bureau of Indian Affairs has issued a finding of no significant impact for the casino sought by the Habematolel Pomo of Upper Lake in California. The tribe plans a $35 million casino on 11.25 acres in Upper Lake. The...