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Manzanita Band off-reservation gaming project officially declared dead

Manzanita Band off-reservation gaming project officially declared dead (September 4, 2018)

An off-reservation casino near the U.S. border with Mexico has been declared dead.

Manzanita Band off-reservation casino plan appears to be dead

Manzanita Band off-reservation casino plan appears to be dead (December 12, 2016)

The 60-acre site that was slated for the development has been sold, according to a local radio station.

Manzanita Band off-reservation casino project remains in limbo

Manzanita Band off-reservation casino project remains in limbo (July 12, 2016)

The southern California tribe and the Bureau of Indian Affairs aren't commenting on the long-delayed project.

Manzanita Band awaits decision on off-reservation casino

Manzanita Band awaits decision on off-reservation casino (January 29, 2014)

The Manzanita Band of the Kumeyaay Nation in California is still waiting for an answer on its off-reservation casino application.

Manzanita Band awaits BIA ruling     on off-reservation casino

Manzanita Band awaits BIA ruling on off-reservation casino (August 23, 2013)

The Manzanita Band of the Kumeyaay Nation in California expects a decision on its off-reservation casino this fall, a representative for the tribe said. The tribe has been pursuing a casino in Calexico, near the U.S.-Mexico border for nearly a...

Two      California tribes  still pursuing off-reservation casino bids

Two California tribes still pursuing off-reservation casino bids (August 15, 2013)

Two California tribes are still pursuing off-reservation casinos although the Bureau of Indian Affairs appears to be moving very slowly.

Opinion: Oppose off-reservation gaming for Manzanita Band

Opinion: Oppose off-reservation gaming for Manzanita Band (March 22, 2012)

"Most residents of Imperial County are aware and have read articles in English and in Spanish about the proposed off-reservation casino of the Manzanita Band of Mission Indians (Tribe) that is to be located in Calexico. The casino development has...

Manzanita Band hopes for approval of off-reservation casino

Manzanita Band hopes for approval of off-reservation casino (February 29, 2012)

The Manzanita Band of the Kumeyaay Nation in California hopes the Obama administration will approve its off-reservation casino this year. The tribe has been working with officials in Imperial County to build a casino in Calexico, near the U.S.-Mexico...

City clearing path for Manzanita Band  off-reservation casino bid

City clearing path for Manzanita Band off-reservation casino bid (September 29, 2010)

The Manzanita Band of the Kumeyaay Nation could finally see action on its off-reservation casino in the city of Calexico, near the U.S.-Mexico border. The tribe submitted a land-into-trust application to the Bureau of Indian Affairs. But a lawsuit has...

Manzanita Band still planning  off-reservation casino  near Mexico

Manzanita Band still planning off-reservation casino near Mexico (September 13, 2010)

The Manzanita Band of the Kumeyaay Nation in California is still working on an off-reservation casino near the U.S. -Mexico border. The tribe is working with the Calexico on the project. Plans call for a 459,261 square-foot casino, a 400-room...

Letter: Manzanita Band goes reservation shopping

Letter: Manzanita Band goes reservation shopping (December 4, 2009)

"The Manzanita Band of Mission Indians is currently engaged in “reservation shopping” to develop a casino 50 miles from its historic reservation in rural San Diego County. Their preferred new urban location is in the City of Calexico here in...

Editorial: Off-reservation casino a good bet

Editorial: Off-reservation casino a good bet (February 25, 2009)

"We’ve long thought the Calexico casino project would be good for the city and it’s nice to finally see a bit of movement on that front, but we hope the city isn’t putting all its eggs in one basket prematurely....

Manzanita Band seeks off-reservation casino

Manzanita Band seeks off-reservation casino (April 1, 2008)

The Manzanita Band of Mission Indians is seeking a casino 66 miles from its reservation in southern California. The tribe wants to have 61 acres in Calexico placed in trust for a casino with 2,000 slot machines and a hotel...