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Washington couple admits to fraud as they gambled millions at casino
Public Relations
Washington couple admits to fraud as they gambled millions at casino (July 10, 2017)
While a husband scammed investors out of millions of dollars, his wife was gambling the money at a casino owned by the Puyallup Tribe in Washington.

Puyallup Tribe investigates double shooting in parking lot of casino
Public Relations
Puyallup Tribe investigates double shooting in parking lot of casino (April 4, 2017)
Two men were injured after opening fire outside of the Emerald Queen Casino and Hotel in Fife, Washington.

Puyallup Tribe breaks ground on another parking garage at casino
Openings & Closings
Puyallup Tribe breaks ground on another parking garage at casino (August 19, 2016)
The garage at the Emerald Queen Casino and Hotel will have space for more than 2,500 vehicles.

Man from Crow Tribe cites self-defense in fatal casino shooting
Public Relations
Man from Crow Tribe cites self-defense in fatal casino shooting (March 25, 2015)
Jeremy Schlenker, 27, is accused of shooting a man in the parking lot of the casino owned by the Puyallup Tribe in Washington.

Puyallup Tribe helps track man accused of murder in casino lot
Public Relations
Puyallup Tribe helps track man accused of murder in casino lot (March 23, 2015)
Video footage captured the suspect's car and the tribe saw his license plate.

Worker at Puyallup Tribe's casino gets wedding band returned
Public Relations
Worker at Puyallup Tribe's casino gets wedding band returned (October 30, 2014)
The 79-year-old employee had lost the ring when he went to work last week.

Puyallup Tribe offers reward for return of casino worker's ring
Public Relations
Puyallup Tribe offers reward for return of casino worker's ring (October 29, 2014)
A 79-year-old employee who lost his wife to cancer is hoping for the return of his wedding band.

Gyasi Ross: Tribes put principle over profit in banning Ted Nugent
Opinion
Gyasi Ross: Tribes put principle over profit in banning Ted Nugent (July 29, 2014)
Gyasi Ross praises the Puyallup Tribe and the Coeur d'Alene Tribe for refusing to pay Ted Nugent to spread his hateful message at their casinos.

Puyallup Tribe cancels upcoming Ted Nugent shows at casino
Public Relations
Puyallup Tribe cancels upcoming Ted Nugent shows at casino (July 25, 2014)
Tribal leaders said they were tired of 'racist comments' from the controversial rocker.

Puyallup  Tribe announces plans for major expansion of casino
Openings & Closings
Puyallup Tribe announces plans for major expansion of casino (April 10, 2013)
Emerald Queen Casino & Hotel. Photo © Puyallup Tribe. The Puyallup Tribe of Washington announced plans for a major expansion of the Emerald Queen Casino. The tribe will start work this summer on 2,500-stall parking structure. After that's finished,...

Yurok Tribe looked into opening $30M riverboat casino
California
Yurok Tribe looked into opening $30M riverboat casino (March 19, 2010)
The Yurok Tribe of California dropped plans for a $30 million riverboat casino that chairman Thomas P. O’Rourke said would have been a major economic boost to the reservation. During the election last year, O’Rourke told tribal members about his...

Puyallup Tribe defends casino sick policy
Public Relations
Puyallup Tribe defends casino sick policy (October 8, 2009)
The Puyallup Tribe of Washington says it doesn't force employees at Emerald Queen Casino to work if they are sick. Employees who call in sick on busy days can be penalized if they abuse the system, the casino manager said....

Editorial: Sick leave policy at tribal casino
Opinion
Editorial: Sick leave policy at tribal casino (October 7, 2009)
"Guess what happens when a global flu pandemic meets sick leave rules straight out of the world of Charles Dickens? Workers get sick. More workers get sick. Customers get sick. Bosses who thought they were making money by forcing sick...

Tribes  consider casino employee illness policy
Regulation
Tribes consider casino employee illness policy (October 5, 2009)
The American Indian Health Commission for Washington State is urging tribes to reconsider employee attendance policies in light of concerns about H1N1 virus, commonly known as swine flu. Most tribes require casino employees to come to work on busy days...

Editorial: Mismanagement at Puyallup Tribe casinos
Opinion
Editorial: Mismanagement at Puyallup Tribe casinos (May 19, 2009)
"Gambling is an ethically challenged industry and a capricious source of revenue – as witness its sudden decline in the current recession. We wish the Puyallup tribe weren’t economically dependent on the profits from its two Emerald Queen casinos....

Four charged in Washington tribal casino scam
Regulation
Four charged in Washington tribal casino scam (February 4, 2009)
Four men are accused of stealing nearly $13,000 from two Washington tribal casinos. The FBI said the men operated a roulette scam at casinos owned by the Puyallup Tribe and the Snoqualmie Tribe. The group also tried to steal from...

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