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Kalispel Tribe using bottled water at casino due to contaminationFiled Under: Public Relations
Kalispel Tribe using bottled water at casino due to contamination (May 18, 2017)
The tribe took action after high levels of chemicals were found in water wells in Airway Heights, Washington.

Tribes clash over new casino but agree on #NoDAPL movementFiled Under: Litigation | Openings and Closings
Tribes clash over new casino but agree on #NoDAPL movement (September 20, 2016)
The Cowlitz Tribe is calling out the non-Indian allies of the Grand Ronde Tribes, because those allies have a financial connection to the Dakota Access Pipeline.

Chumash Tribe to unveil casino expansion as foes return to courtFiled Under: California | Litigation | Openings and Closings
Chumash Tribe to unveil casino expansion as foes return to court (May 9, 2016)
A group called Save the Valley already lost two lawsuits in protest of the work at the Chumash Casino Resort but has since filed a third one.

Cowlitz Tribe faces unusual opposition to casino wastewater plant Filed Under: Openings and Closings
Cowlitz Tribe faces unusual opposition to casino wastewater plant (March 7, 2016)
Three communities and two tribes in Washington are using a membrane bioreactor system without incident but the Cowliz Tribe is being met with questions.

Lac Vieux Desert Band reopens hotel after disease scare at casinoFiled Under: Openings and Closings | Public Relations
Lac Vieux Desert Band reopens hotel after disease scare at casino (February 4, 2016)
The tribe conducted extensive testing and remediation to make sure patrons at the Lac Vieux Desert Resort and Casino in Michigan were safe.

Pokagon Band sees opposition to work at casino site in IndianaFiled Under: Casino Stalker | Land Acquisitions
Pokagon Band sees opposition to work at casino site in Indiana (January 22, 2016)
The tribe wants to fill in wetlands and alter a stream at its 166-acre land-into-trust site in South Bend.

Republican lawmaker questions Cowlitz Tribe's gaming projectFiled Under: Openings and Closings
Republican lawmaker questions Cowlitz Tribe's gaming project (January 22, 2016)
The tribe is building a $13.4 million wastewater system at the Cowlitz Casino and Entertainment Resort in Washington.

Chumash Tribe continues to face opposition to casino expansionFiled Under: California | Litigation | Openings and Closings
Chumash Tribe continues to face opposition to casino expansion (December 14, 2015)
The tribe is spending $170 million to add a 215-room hotel, more gaming space, a pool and a parking garage to the Chumash Casino Resort.

Snoqualmie Tribe sues city over loss of sewer service to casinoFiled Under: Litigation
Snoqualmie Tribe sues city over loss of sewer service to casino (December 10, 2015)
The Snoqualmie Casino will be forced to close without service from the city of Snoqualmie, the lawsuit alleges.

Closure of Chukchansi Tribe's casino affects reservation waterFiled Under: California | Openings and Closings
Closure of Chukchansi Tribe's casino affects reservation water (October 21, 2014)
Several homes near the facility have seen their water supply run dry.

Water use a concern as Graton Rancheria casino approachesFiled Under: California | Openings and Closings
Water use a concern as Graton Rancheria casino approaches (May 30, 2013)
Artist's rendering of the Graton Resort and Casino. Image from Federated Indians of Graton Rancheria. With an opening date set for the casino owned by the Federated Indians of Graton Rancheria, neighbors are being trained to monitor water levels in...

Graton Rancheria helping residents near casino monitor waterFiled Under: California | Openings and Closings
Graton Rancheria helping residents near casino monitor water (January 21, 2013)
The Federated Indians of Graton Rancheria of California launched a program to help residents near its casino monitor their water supplies. The tribe is paying the Sotoyome Resource Conservation District $126,035 to test water levels in wells. The data will...

Shingle Springs Rancheria resolves  dispute over casino waterFiled Under: California
Shingle Springs Rancheria resolves dispute over casino water (December 17, 2012)
The Shingle Springs Band of Miwok Indians of California has resolved a dispute over water service to its casino. The tribe was annexed to the El Dorado Irrigation District in 1988. But when the Red Hawk Casino opened in 2008,...

Saginaw Chippewa Tribe builds a  water facility   to serve  casinoFiled Under: Openings and Closings
Saginaw Chippewa Tribe builds a water facility to serve casino (November 30, 2011)
The Saginaw Chippewa Tribe of Michigan is building its own water and wastewater treatment facility that will serve one its casinos. Construction began in July. The plant is expected to open in late 2012. The facility will serve the Saganing...

Lawsuit planned over water to Shingle Springs casinoFiled Under: California
Lawsuit planned over water to Shingle Springs casino (July 9, 2008)
A group called Voices for Rural Living plans to sue to stop water service to the casino owned by the Shingle Springs Band of Miwok Indians of California. The tribe plans to open the Red Hawk Casino in December....

Water agreement approved for Shingle Springs  casinoFiled Under: California
Water agreement approved for Shingle Springs casino (May 30, 2008)
The Shingle Springs Band of Miwok Indians of California has reached an agreement to supply water to its new casino. The tribe will pay $3.7 million in connection fees to get water from the El Dorado Irrigation District to the...

Shingle Springs Band offers preview of casinoFiled Under: California | Openings and Closings
Shingle Springs Band offers preview of casino (May 14, 2008)
The Shingle Springs Band of Miwok Indians plans to open the Red Hawk Casino in December. The tribe gave the media a preview of the facility, which broke ground earlier this year. The casino features 2,000 slot machines table...

Water district to discuss Shingle Springs casinoFiled Under: California
Water district to discuss Shingle Springs casino (April 23, 2008)
A water district in northern California will hold a workshop next Monday to discuss providing services to the Shingle Springs Rancheria. The El Dorado Irrigation District is limited to providing service to 40 homes on the reservation. That means the...

Concerns raised over water line at Pechanga  casinoFiled Under: California
Concerns raised over water line at Pechanga casino (February 12, 2008)
The Pechanga Band of Luiseno Indians is seeking to install a water pipeline for its casino in Temecula, California. The line would irrigate the new golf course at the Pechanga Resort & Casino. The course is set to open...

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