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St. Croix Chippewa Tribe reports little damage from fire at hotel used for casino guests
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St. Croix Chippewa Tribe reports little damage from fire at hotel used for casino guests (November 9, 2017)
The St. Croix Chippewa Tribe is reporting minimal damage after a fire struck a hotel used for casino guests in Danbury, Wisconsin.

St. Croix Chippewa Tribe welcomes public to new casino complex
Openings & Closings
St. Croix Chippewa Tribe welcomes public to new casino complex (May 4, 2017)
The complex in Hertel, Wisconsin, includes a casino, a restaurant, a convenience store, a truck stop, an amphitheater and an RV park.

St. Croix Chippewa Tribe casino project seen as a surprise to state
Compacts | Openings & Closings
St. Croix Chippewa Tribe casino project seen as a surprise to state (October 3, 2016)
A provision in the Class III gaming compact limits the size of the St. Croix Casino Hertel Express in Webster, Wisconsin.

St. Croix Chippewa Tribe breaks ground on casino replacement project
Openings & Closings
St. Croix Chippewa Tribe breaks ground on casino replacement project (September 14, 2016)
The St. Croix Casino Hertel Express is seeing a major upgrade as part of a complex that includes a convenience store, truck stop, park and amphitheater.

St. Croix Chippewa Tribe arrests patron for offering drugs at casino
Public Relations
St. Croix Chippewa Tribe arrests patron for offering drugs at casino (August 18, 2016)
Mary Ann Holter, 26, allegedly tried to sell drugs at the St. Croix Casino in Danbury, Wisconsin.

St. Croix Tribe schedules grand opening for new area at casino
Openings & Closings
St. Croix Tribe schedules grand opening for new area at casino (April 10, 2014)
The St. Croix Tribe of Wisconsin will host a grand opening for a new high-tech gaming area at one of its casinos.

Wisconsin city pays tribes $50K in failed casino land deal
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Wisconsin city pays tribes $50K in failed casino land deal (January 20, 2014)
The city of Beloit, Wisconsin, has paid $50,000 to settle a lawsuit filed by two Ojibwe tribes over a failed off-reservation casino.

Tribes sue over    Ho-Chunk Nation off-reservation casino site
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Tribes sue over Ho-Chunk Nation off-reservation casino site (August 23, 2013)
Two Chippewa tribes are suing the city of Beloit, Wisconsin, over land that's being sold to the Ho-Chunk Nation for an off-reservation casino.

Security guards at other Wisconsin  tribal casinos    aren't armed
Public Relations
Security guards at other Wisconsin tribal casinos aren't armed (June 19, 2013)
The Potawatomi Bingo Casino in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Photo © Forest County Potawatomi Tribe Security guards at tribal casinos in Wisconsin aren't armed, The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reports. The Forest County Potawatomi Tribe, the Bad River Band of the Lake Superior...

Ho-Chunk Nation tried to work with   tribes on   casino   project
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Ho-Chunk Nation tried to work with tribes on casino project (January 12, 2012)
The Ho-Chunk Nation tried to work with two other tribes on an off-reservation casino in Wisconsin but "it just didn't work," Vice President Dan Brown said. The St. Croix Chippewa and the Bad River Chippewa had local support for an...

Wisconsin tribes no longer talking about off-reservation casino bid
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Wisconsin tribes no longer talking about off-reservation casino bid (August 19, 2011)
It looks like three Wisconsin tribes won't be working together on an off-reservation casino. The St. Croix Band, the Bad River Band and the Ho-Chunk Nation were thinking about collaborating on a casino in Beloit. But representatives of two the...

Two Wisconsin tribes look to revive off-reservation casino bid
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Two Wisconsin tribes look to revive off-reservation casino bid (June 16, 2011)
Two Wisconsin tribes could revive their off-reservation casino now that the Obama administration has removed an obstacle in the process. The St. Croix Chippewa Tribe and the Bad River Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Indians have been pushing to open...

City hopes to negotiate casino agreement with three tribes
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City hopes to negotiate casino agreement with three tribes (May 17, 2010)
The tribes haven't made an official announcement but leaders in Beloit, Wisconsin, are hoping for a three-way off-reservation casino deal. The city council is meeting today to discuss a potential deal that would involve the St. Croix Chippewa Tribe, the...

Three  tribes in Wisconsin  planning for off-reservation casino
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Three tribes in Wisconsin planning for off-reservation casino (May 14, 2010)
It looks like three tribes are joining forces for an off-reservation casino in Beloit, Wisconsin. The St. Croix Chippewa Tribe and the Bad River Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Indians initially worked together for the Beloit Casino Project. Their land-into-trust...

Wisconsin tribes wait on off-reservation casino
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Wisconsin tribes wait on off-reservation casino (November 11, 2009)
Three tribes are vying for an off-reservation casino at the same location in Beloit, Wisconsin. The St. Croix Chippewa Tribe and the Bad River Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Indians have been trying to build a casino for a decade....

Court cancels hearing over off-reservation casino
Casino Stalker | Litigation
Court cancels hearing over off-reservation casino (November 6, 2009)
The D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals has canceled oral arguments in an off-reservation casino case. The court was due to hear St. Croix Chippewa v. Salazar on November 13. But the case will instead be decided on the briefs. The...

Wisconsin tribes discuss potential for joint casino
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Wisconsin tribes discuss potential for joint casino (November 2, 2009)
Three tribes might work together on a joint off-reservation casino in Beloit, Wisconsin. The St. Croix Chippewa Tribe and the Bad River Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Indians have local support for the Beloit. casino. Now the Ho-Chunk Nation is...

Ho-Chunk Nation buys off-reservation casino site
Business Deals | Casino Stalker | Land Acquisitions
Ho-Chunk Nation buys off-reservation casino site (October 30, 2009)
Correction: The court hearing takes place November 13., not on November 3. The Ho-Chunk Nation today announced the purchase of land in Beloit, Wisconsin, where two other tribes have sought to build an off-reservation casino. In a press release, Vice-President...

Appeals court to hear off-reservation casino case
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Appeals court to hear off-reservation casino case (October 21, 2009)
The D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals will hear oral arguments in an off-reservation gaming case on November 3. The St. Croix Chippewa Tribe and the Bad River Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Indians want to build a casino in Beloit....

WPR: St. Croix Band hopes  for off-reservation
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WPR: St. Croix Band hopes for off-reservation (September 30, 2009)
"The St. Croix Band of Chippewa Indians is hopeful that the White House will change federal gaming policy, as it relates to off-reservation casinos. Some actions by Obama Administration officials are fueling talk that change is indeed coming. The St....

Tribe gets court date in off-reservation lawsuit
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Tribe gets court date in off-reservation lawsuit (September 29, 2009)
The St. Croix Chippewa Tribe of Wisconsin will go to court on November 13 in its off-reservation gaming case. The tribe, along with the Bad River Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Indians, hopes to build a casino in Beloit. The...

Tribe awaits date in off-reservation gaming suit
Casino Stalker | Litigation
Tribe awaits date in off-reservation gaming suit (September 24, 2009)
Update: Oral arguments have been set for November 13. The St. Croix Chippewa Tribe of Wisconsin is waiting for the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals to schedule a hearing in an off-reservation gaming case. The St. Croix Tribe, along with...

Obama files brief in off-reservation gaming case
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Obama files brief in off-reservation gaming case (July 9, 2009)
Tribes who are looking to the Obama administration for change won't find it in a brief the Department of Justice filed in an off-reservation gaming case. Government attorneys said the St. Croix Band of Chippewa Indians of Wisconsin cannot challenge...

Obama reply due in off-reservation casino case
Casino Stalker | Litigation
Obama reply due in off-reservation casino case (June 29, 2009)
The Obama administration has until Wednesday to file a response in an off-reservation casino lawsuit. The St. Croix Chippewa Indians of Wisconsin sued the Interior Department for rejecting the proposed casino in Beloit. The Bush administration said the gaming site...

St. Croix Tribe  reduces casino per capita payments
Regulation
St. Croix Tribe reduces casino per capita payments (March 17, 2009)
The St. Croix Chippewa Indians of Wisconsin has reduced per capita payments due to a drop in gaming revenues. Tribal members are now receiving just $400 a month from the St. Croix Casino and Hotel. That's down from $1,000 for...

Appeal continues in off-reservation casino case
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Appeal continues in off-reservation casino case (March 13, 2009)
The D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals will hear a lawsuit that challenges the rejection of an off-reservation casino in Wisconsin. The Bad River Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Indians and the St. Croix Chippewa Indians proposed a joint casino in...

Off-reservation casino backers turn to Obama
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Off-reservation casino backers turn to Obama (March 10, 2009)
Supporters of an off-reservation casino in Beloit, Wisconsin, have already met twice with the new administration of President Barack Obama. City Manager Larry Arft said the meetings are a positive step in reversing the Bush administration's 11th-hour rejection of the...

Rep. Baldwin asks Salazar to reconsider casino
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Rep. Baldwin asks Salazar to reconsider casino (January 30, 2009)
Rep. Tammy Baldwin (D-Wisconsin) is asking Interior Secretary Ken Salazar to reconsider an off-reservation casino that was rejected in the final days of the Bush administration. Baldwin says the casino sought by the Bad River Band of Lake Superior Chippewa...

St. Croix Band hopeful with Obama administration
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St. Croix Band hopeful with Obama administration (November 11, 2008)
The St. Croix Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Indians of Wisconsin says its off-reservation casino will be reviewed more favorably by president-elect Barack Obama's administration. The St. Croix Band and the Bad River Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Indians plan...

Wisconsin tribes won't back down from casino
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Wisconsin tribes won't back down from casino (November 3, 2008)
Two Wisconsin tribes are still waiting for federal approval on their off-reservation casino project. The Bad River Band of the Lake Superior Tribe of Chippewa Indians and the St. Croix Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Indians launched the project in...

St. Croix Band to testify at House hearing
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St. Croix Band to testify at House hearing (February 22, 2008)
Hazel Hindsley, the chair of the St. Croix Band of Lake Superior Chippewa, will testify at the House Natural Resources Committee hearing next week. Hindsley's tribe is pursuing an off-reservation casino in Beloit, Wisconsin. It faces potential rejected due...

St. Croix Band   in court over off-reservation casino
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St. Croix Band in court over off-reservation casino (January 18, 2008)
The St. Croix Band of Lake Superior Chippewa was back in court this week over its off-reservation casino in Wisconsin. The tribe sued the Bush administration last month, saying the Interior Department was making unlawful changes to its land-into-trust policy....

Bad River Band to join land-into-trust suit
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Bad River Band to join land-into-trust suit (December 11, 2007)
The Bad River Band of Lake Superior Chippewa plans to join a lawsuit over on off-reservation casino in Wisconsin. The St. Croix Band of Lake Superior Chippewa filed the suit on Friday. It accuses the Bush administration of changing the...

Off-reservation casino decision heads to Washington
Land Acquisitions
Off-reservation casino decision heads to Washington (January 10, 2007)
Interior Secretary Dirk Kempthorne hasn't made any major Indian gaming decisions since taking office last May but he first could come on an off-reservation casino project in Wisconsin.

Off-reservation casino in Wisconsin advances
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Off-reservation casino in Wisconsin advances (January 9, 2007)
Two Wisconsin tribes who want to open an off-reservation casino have moved closer to their goal.

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