Tag Archives: Odawa Casino

LTBB Credit Rating Dips

From the Petoskey News-Review (H/T Junior; also Indianz): Standard & Poor’s — an independent global provider of credit ratings — has reduced the Little Traverse Bay Bands of Odawa Indians’ credit rating twice in one week. Following the tribe’s Aug. … Continue reading

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Odawa Casino Layoffs

From the Petoskey News-Review: The Little Traverse Bay Bands of Odawa Casino Resort was quiet this morning, as the resort announced approximately 100 job cuts on Monday.(G. Randall Goss/News-Review) There was turn of bad luck for some employees at the … Continue reading

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Odawa Casino Revenue Sharing Numbers

For the article, see here. An excerpt: When handing out the latest community proceeds from local Indian gaming, the Emmet County Local Revenue Sharing Board had about $250,000 more to work with than in the previous round. This spring, the … Continue reading

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Michigan Gaming Compact Revenue Sharing Benefits — LTBB

From the Petoskey News Review: Allied EMS emergency medical technician Chris Heckman (left) and paramedic Erik Slifka are shown with an ambulance and heart monitor purchased with assistance from the Emmet County Local Revenue Sharing Board. Revenue-sharing grants have helped … Continue reading

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Inland Settlement Signed at Odawa Casino in Petoskey

From the Petoskey News Review: “Four weeks after the various governments reached an understanding of how historic treaty rights apply to tribal members’ inland fishing and hunting activities, many of their officials and staff — about 100 people in all … Continue reading

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