Kenosha casino

Regional
1:00 am
Mon October 28, 2013

Potawatomi Patrons Weigh in on Kenosha Casino

The Menominee Nation wants to build a huge casino complex in Kenosha.
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Gov. Scott Walker may decide this week whether to approve the Menominee Nations’ plan to build an $800 million casino complex in Kenosha.

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Economy & Business
8:47 am
Fri October 25, 2013

Walker Postpones Casino Decision

Gov. Scott Walker will not make an announcement today regarding a plan to build a new casino on the site of the former Dairyland Greyhound Park.

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Politics & Government
11:06 am
Tue October 22, 2013

Menominee: Gaming Compacts Equal Consent for a Kenosha Casino

The Menominee tribe says it will meet Gov. Walker's criteria for building a new casino, including consensus among 11 tribes, even though two remain opposed.

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Regional
1:00 am
Mon October 21, 2013

Kenosha Casino Debate: The Numbers Game

The Menominee tribe envisions a casino complex at the site of the former greyhound racetrack
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The Menominee tribe has until Tuesday to win unanimous support for a new casino in Kenosha.

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Regional
5:42 pm
Thu October 17, 2013

Oneida On Board With A Kenosha Casino

According to a statement from Wisconsin's Menominee Tribe, the Oneida Nation has granted its consent to the creation of a casino in Kenosha.

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Politics & Government
9:33 am
Fri October 11, 2013

Hard Rock, Menominee Unveil Kenosha Casino Plans

Hard Rock International officials have released images of a proposed casino in Kenosha.
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 The public got a glimpse Thursday at the casino the Menominee Nation wants to build in Kenosha.

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Politics & Government
9:37 am
Wed September 25, 2013

Both Sides Ramp up the Rhetoric in Casino Battle

The Menominee tribe wants to build a casino in Kenosha. Three other tribes are opposed to the plan.
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If you watch television, you probably know a casino battle is underway in southeastern Wisconsin. Each side is running ads.

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Regional
4:46 pm
Tue September 24, 2013

Council Members Urge Walker to Reject Kenosha Casino

Casino opponents fear the project would lure jobs from the Milwaukee area. Those who support the casino say it would create regional jobs
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Milwaukee leaders say the city could lose thousands of jobs, if the Menominee tribe is allowed to build a new casino.

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Politics & Government
2:59 pm
Wed August 28, 2013

Senate President Questions Walker’s Criteria for Casino Decision

Sen. Mike Ellis says the governor is ignoring the free enterprise system, by allowing other tribes to potentially block a Menominee casino

Republican Mike Ellis says the governor is contradicting the principle of free enterprise, by putting certain restrictions on a potential casino.

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Regional
12:31 pm
Tue August 27, 2013

Menominee Nation Urges Walker to Approve Kenosha Casino

The Menominee tribe hopes revenue from a casino would help reduce poverty on the tribe’s reservation in northern Wisconsin
Credit Ann-Elise Henzl

Leaders of the Menominee tribe held a news conference at the state Capitol on Tuesday.

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