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Nooksack Tribe reopens casino after reaching settlement with gaming agency
NIGC | Openings & Closings
Nooksack Tribe reopens casino after reaching settlement with gaming agency (September 11, 2017)
The Nooksack Tribe is back in the gaming business after a three-month shutdown imposed by the federal government.

Nooksack Tribe accepting slot tickets while casino remains closed
NIGC | Openings & Closings
Nooksack Tribe accepting slot tickets while casino remains closed (June 22, 2017)
The Nooksack Tribe has yet to comment publicly on the status of its shuttered casino in Washington.

Nooksack Tribe closes doors to casino after being hit with federal order
NIGC | Openings & Closings
Nooksack Tribe closes doors to casino after being hit with federal order (June 19, 2017)
The Nooksack Tribe has been forced to close its casino in Washington amid a long-running disenrollment and leadership dispute.

Nooksack Tribe told to close casino amid leadership and citizenship feud
NIGC | Openings & Closings
Nooksack Tribe told to close casino amid leadership and citizenship feud (June 16, 2017)
The National Indian Gaming Commission has ordered the Nooksack Tribe to close its casino in Washington.

Harold Monteau: Sovereignty at risk with Nooksack Tribe dispute
NIGC | Opinion
Harold Monteau: Sovereignty at risk with Nooksack Tribe dispute (June 6, 2017)
A former chairman of the National Indian Gaming Commission is calling for the closure of the Nooksack Tribe's casino in Washington.

Nooksack Tribe owes more than $20.7M for unpaid casino loan
Business Deals | Litigation | Openings & Closings
Nooksack Tribe owes more than $20.7M for unpaid casino loan (June 22, 2015)
The tribe might be forced to close the Nooksack River Casino after losing a series of rulings in the case.

Nooksack Tribe can't pay back $15M loan for struggling casino
Business Deals | Litigation
Nooksack Tribe can't pay back $15M loan for struggling casino (April 20, 2015)
The tribe says the Nooksack River Casino has been operating at a loss and is $2 million in the hole.

Nooksack Tribe must answer to casino loan lawsuit in state court
Business Deals | Litigation
Nooksack Tribe must answer to casino loan lawsuit in state court (August 22, 2014)
The tribe's business corporation agreed to a waiver of sovereign immunity.

Law Article: Disenrollment disputes tied to gaming per capitas
California
Law Article: Disenrollment disputes tied to gaming per capitas (July 8, 2013)
Attorneys discuss disenrollment disputes within three tribes and their link to gaming per capita payments: Over the past several years, there have been a series of publicized tribal enrollment revocations of enrolled members – including former tribal leaders – and...

Nooksack Tribe enters settlement with banks on casino loans
Business Deals | Litigation
Nooksack Tribe enters settlement with banks on casino loans (October 29, 2012)
The Nooksack Tribe of Washington has reached a settlement over $39 million in casino loans, The Bellingham Herald reports. The tribe owes the money to various banks but claimed the loan agreements weren't enforceable because they hadn't been approved by...

Nooksack  Tribe settles lawsuit over $26M gaming debt
Litigation
Nooksack Tribe settles lawsuit over $26M gaming debt (March 16, 2010)
The Nooksack Tribe of Washington reached a settlement over a $26 million casino debt. The tribe owed Marshall Bank of Minnesota for construction and equipment at the Nooksack Northwood Casino. The bank, which has since been shut down, said...

Supreme Court asked to hear Nooksack casino case
Casino Stalker | Litigation | NIGC
Supreme Court asked to hear Nooksack casino case (December 3, 2009)
An anti-gaming group is taking its case against the casino owned by the Nooksack Tribe of Washington to the U.S. Supreme Court. The North County Community Alliance says the Nooksack Northwood Casino is not on Indian land, as that...

Nooksack  Tribe sued over casino loan payment
Litigation | Openings & Closings
Nooksack Tribe sued over casino loan payment (October 20, 2009)
The Nooksack Tribe of Washington is seeking to restructure its debt amid a lawsuit over a $26 million in casino loans. The tribe owes Marshall Bank of Minnesota for construction and equipment at the Nooksack Northwood Casino, which opened...

Group weighs options in Nooksack  casino fight
Casino Stalker | Litigation | NIGC
Group weighs options in Nooksack casino fight (July 30, 2009)
A group called the North County Community Alliance is debating whether to take further action after losing a lawsuit that challenges the federal government's approval of a gaming ordinance for the Nooksack Tribe of Washington. The group could ask the...

9th Circuit backs NIGC on Nooksack Tribe casino
Casino Stalker | Litigation | NIGC
9th Circuit backs NIGC on Nooksack Tribe casino (July 17, 2009)
The 9th Circuit Court of Appeals on Thursday rejected a challenge to the federal government's approval of a gaming ordinance for the Nooksack Tribe of Washington. A group called North County Community Alliance claimed the National Indian Gaming Commission shouldn't...

9th Circuit hears lawsuit over Nooksack  casino
Litigation | NIGC
9th Circuit hears lawsuit over Nooksack casino (April 20, 2009)
The 9th Circuit Court of Appeals heard oral arguments on March 11 in a case challenging National Indian Gaming Commission approval of a casino for the Nooksack Tribe of Washington. A group called the North County Community Alliance claims the...

Nooksack Tribe marks one-year casino anniversary
Openings & Closings
Nooksack Tribe marks one-year casino anniversary (November 19, 2008)
The Nooksack Tribe of Washington says business is better than expected at its new casino. The Nooksack Northwood Casino opened a year ago amid litigation and warnings of crime. But the county sheriff said he has only been called...

Nooksack Tribe starts serving liquor at casino
Regulation
Nooksack Tribe starts serving liquor at casino (December 17, 2007)
The Nooksack Tribe of Washington has started serving liquor at its new casino. After winning a court battle, the state Liquor Control Board issued a temporary permit for the Nooksack Northwood Casino on Friday. But officials in Whatcom County,...

Couple falls on hard times next to Nooksack  casino
Openings & Closings
Couple falls on hard times next to Nooksack casino (December 4, 2007)
A non-Indian couple in Washington says living next to the Nooksack Tribe's new casino didn't bring them any luck. John and Tamara Ferguson bought their three-acre property in 2004 for $185,000. When they found out a casino was being...

Judge dismisses suit over Nooksack  casino
Litigation | NIGC
Judge dismisses suit over Nooksack casino (November 20, 2007)
A federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit that challenged the legality of the Nooksack Tribe's new casino in Washington. A group called the North County Community Alliance sued to block the opening of the Nooksack Northwood Casino. Among other...

Nooksack  Tribe opens new casino to big crowds
Openings & Closings
Nooksack Tribe opens new casino to big crowds (November 16, 2007)
The Nooksack Tribe of Washington opened the doors to its Nooksack Northwood Casino on Thursday. The casino was packed with gamblers soon after the opening, The Bellingham Herald reported. The facility has 450 electronic bingo machines. Some nearby residents...

Nooksack  Tribe's casino liquor license at issue
Openings & Closings | Regulation
Nooksack Tribe's casino liquor license at issue (November 7, 2007)
An administrative law judge in Washington held a hearing into the Nooksack Tribe's application for a liquor license at its new casino. The tribe wants a license for the Northwood Crossing Casino, which opens later this month. The Washington...

State denies liquor license for Nooksack  casino
Regulation
State denies liquor license for Nooksack casino (October 26, 2007)
The Washington State Liquor Control Board on Thursday denied a temporary liquor license for the Nooksack Tribe's new casino. The tribe sought a temporary license in time for the opening of the Northwood Crossing Casino on November 14. But the...

Seattle Weekly: Mayor's son falls to casino scam
Public Relations
Seattle Weekly: Mayor's son falls to casino scam (August 23, 2007)
"On a recent July evening, gamblers at the Nooksack River Casino heard an odd thing: A casino employee begging for somebody to win. The game was "Whirlwind of Cash." It's a plastic tube filled with floating money that people...

Nooksack  Tribe questioned on casino liquor license
Regulation
Nooksack Tribe questioned on casino liquor license (June 1, 2007)
The Nooksack Tribe of Washington won a state liquor license for its new casino despite opposition from enforcement officers, The Bellingham Herald reports. The tribe won the license for the Northwood Crossing Casino, which is under construction. The state...

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