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Strategic location sells Washington County casino resort proposed by Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians

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In Virginia, the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians (EBCI) has reportedly agreed to terms that will see the organization develop and operate a proposed luxury casino resort in Washington County, according to an announcement this week by EBCI Principal Chief Richard Sneed. The federally recognized tribe will partner with Steve Johnson of Johnson Commercial ...

PGCB denies Mounti Airy Category 4 casino proposal for Beaver County

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Monroe County-based Mount Airy Casino’s application for a mini-casino in Beaver County has been denied by the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (PGCB).  The Wednesday decision according to board officials was due to the business’s inability to source adequate funding required for the Category 4 casino project. “No category four casino will be built in ...

Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma enters Pope County casino license race

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In Arkansas and the Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma has reportedly become the fifth entity to officially enter the race in hopes of gaining the right to build and run the casino resort being planned for Pope County. According to a report from the Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette newspaper, the federally-recognized tribe filed its application with ...

Riverside County deal for planned Cathedral City casino resort

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In southern California and the Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians has reportedly taken another step forward in its plan to open a large casino resort in the Riverside County community of Cathedral City. According to a Tuesday report from The Desert Sun newspaper, the federally-recognized tribe is already responsible for the western state’s ...