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Prairie Band Potawatomi

8/9/2018

article Potawatomi Hotel & Casino announces 10 ‘Heart of Canal Street’ signature charities for 25th campaign
(Wisconsin) -- Potawatomi Hotel & Casino on Thursday, Aug. 9 kicked off its 25th annual Heart of Canal Street campaign — aimed at helping serve children in...

5/9/2018

article REVIEW: Asian chicken wings are a hit at Potawatomi Bingo Casino
(Michigan) -- Jean M., Milwaukee, requested the recipe for Korean Sauce Chicken Wings served at The Buffet at Potawatomi Bingo Casino.

4/12/2018

article Potawatomi's $20 million waste-to-energy plant violated wastewater permit with excessive discharges
(Wisconsin) -- The Potawatomi's $20 million facility in the Menomonee Valley to convert food waste to biogas fuel — heralded as cutting-edge renewable energy...

3/16/2018

article Potawatomi meal creates community
(Indiana) -- The Goshen College community welcomed Gary Morseau, citizen of the Pokagon Band of Potawatomi to campus on Friday, March 9. Morseau engaged a group of...

1/12/2018

article Prairie Band Casino and Resort celebrates 20 years in northeast Kansas
(Kansas) -- As the Prairie Band Casino and Resort celebrated its 20th anniversary Friday night, Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation chairwoman Liana Onnen highlighted the...

11/27/2017

article Local casino holds school supply drive
(Kansas) -- One northeast Kansas organization is making sure schools in the area are up to date with school supplies. Prairie Band Casino & Resort’s Cares for...

11/1/2017

article Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation expands government contracting portfolio
(Kansas) -- The Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation continues efforts to diversify its economy. Prairie Band LLC, the tribe's economic development arm, announced the...

10/26/2017

article Taking exception: ‘The disrespect that modern Native Americans battle’
(Minnesota) -- We are the Tribal Council of the Prairie Island Indian Community, which is a sovereign nation and a federally recognized Indian tribe. Our people, the...

10/14/2017

article City and Potawatomi strike 12-year, $10 million streetcar presenting sponsorship agreement, includes free rides for the first 12 months
(Wisconsin) -- Mayor Tom Barrett and Rodney Ferguson, CEO of Potawatomi Hotel & Casino, announced that the City of Milwaukee and the Forest County Potawatomi...

9/21/2017

article Pottawatomie forced west in European expansion
(Kansas) -- The Indian Citizenship Act of 1924 signed by President Calvin Coolidge on June 2 of that year granted citizenship to all members of Native American nations...

9/20/2017

press release Potawatomi Casino names CEO and general manager
(Wisconsin) -- Potawatomi Hotel & Casino has named Rodney Ferguson as Chief Executive Officer and General Manager. In his new role, he will be responsible for the...

9/19/2017

article Potawatomi Hotel & Casino names new CEO and GM
(Wisconsin) -- Potawatomi Hotel & Casino has named Rodney Ferguson chief executive officer and general manager. Ferguson, who has served as the property’s...
article Potawatomi names Ferguson as next CEO and general manager
(Wisconsin) -- Potawatomi Hotel & Casino said Tuesday that chief operating officer Rodney Ferguson has been selected to become CEO and general manager of the...

9/14/2017

article With bids in on Potawatomi expansion project, construction likely to start in Dec.
(Minnesota) -- It was a mix of new and returning contractors who submitted bids this week for work on the Potawatomi hotel and casino expansion project. Gilbane Building...

7/14/2017

article Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation helps support local organizations with donations
(Kansas) -- More than 20 different organizations now have a few more dollars in the bank thanks to the Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation. The Tribe's Quarterly...

5/22/2017

article New executive chef at Potawatomi, new pastry chef at Pfister
(Michigan) -- Potawatomi Hotel & Casino has a new executive chef to oversee the property’s seven restaurants: Mike Christensen, who has more than 25 years of...
article Educators work to keep ancient Potawatomi language alive
(Michigan) -- For those trying to keep alive the Potawatomi language, there is more at stake than mere words and phrases. Imbedded in the language is a history and a way...

4/2/2016

article Tribe's bingo hall plan under review by federal agency
(Illinois) -- A federal agency is reviewing a proposal to put a Native American electronic bingo hall on the outskirts of a northern Illinois village. The plan from the...

3/29/2016

article Tiny town 70 miles west of Chicago may bet future on Illinois' first Native American casino
(Illinois) -- Through the window of his grocery store on Comanche Avenue in this town of 950 people and zero stoplights, Tom Wisted has watched the anemic economy force...

3/28/2016

article Native American bingo hall plan places national wager on tiny Shabbona
(Illinois) -- Through the window of his grocery store on Comanche Avenue in this town of 950 people and zero stoplights, Tom Wisted has watched the anemic economy force...

3/2/2016

article Chuck Sweeny: Think we'll get to play bingo in Shabbona?
(Illinois) -- We haven't had any decent news lately about the prospect of casino gambling coming to the area. So I thought I'd check on one long-planned gambling...

2/16/2016

article Deadline nears for commenting about Shabbona bingo plan
(Illinois) -- Time is running out for residents to voice their opinions to the federal government about the Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation’s plan to bring a 24-...

1/27/2016

article Feds Hear Pros And Cons of Shabbona Gambling Complex
(Illinois) -- Supporters and opponents of a proposed gambling complex in southern DeKalb County turned out Tuesday for a meeting with federal officials. It was the first...

1/26/2016

article Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation's plan reviewed at Bureau of Indian Affairs forum
(Illinois) -- For as many objections to a Native American tribe bringing gaming to this area, there were just as many who voiced support for it Monday at a public forum...
article Residents Respond to Gambling Center Proposal
(Illinois) -- It's a project expected to generate millions of dollars in the small DeKalb County town of Shabbona, but some are saying “not in my back yard...

1/12/2016

article Feds set public forum to discuss Shabbona gambling center
(Illinois) -- A gambling center with 24-hour bingo halls, restaurants and lounges may be on its way to the village of Shabbona. The U.S. Department of Interior Bureau of...

1/11/2016

article Feds seek opinions on Shabbona bingo plan
(Illinois) -- It could be years before a bingo parlor opens near Shabbona, but the Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation Indian tribe is moving one step closer to doing so. The...

1/8/2016

article Feds set meeting for proposed Shabbona bingo hall
(Illinois) -- The Department of the Interior Bureau of Indian Affairs has announced that the federal government will hold a special meeting regarding the Prairie Band...

1/6/2016

article BIA To Study Impact Of Proposed Tribal Casino In Illinois [sub req]
(Illinois) -- The Bureau of Indian Affairs signaled its intent Wednesday to study the environmental and community impacts of a proposed gambling facility for a Kansas...

10/28/2015

article No movement on gaming center in Shabbona
(Illinois) -- County officials say there has been no movement on plans to bring Class II gaming to Shabbona since the county board decided in August not to vote on a...

8/25/2015

article Shabbona residents voice concerns after bingo resolution postponed
(Illinois) -- The DeKalb County Board last week moved to table a resolution supporting the Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation’s Land in Trust request for a 24-hour...

8/20/2015

article DeKalb County Board tables resolution on tribe's bingo plans
(Illinois) -- The DeKalb County Board has decided to delay voting on a resolution that would support efforts of a Native American tribe to open a 24-hour electronic...
article DeKalb County Puts Support For Potawatomi Bingo Hall On Hold
(Illinois) -- Supporters of a proposed bingo hall in southern DeKalb County will have to wait a little longer for the backing of county officials.

8/19/2015

article DeKalb County leaders to vote on resolution supporting tribal bingo hall near Shabbona
(Illinois) -- DeKalb County Board members are to vote on a resolution supporting efforts for a Native American tribe to open a 24-hour electronic bingo operation.
article Potawatomi Seek Community Support For Federal Trust Casino
(Illinois) -- Illinois might get its first Native American-run casino in its history. That's if DeKalb County officials give their blessing to put some land into federal...
article Shabbona residents voice concerns after bingo resolution gets tabled
(Illinois) -- The DeKalb County Board on Wednesday made a motion to table a resolution supporting the Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation’s Land in Trust request for a...

8/18/2015

article Our View: Support Potawatomi claim to land near Shabbona
(Illinois) -- DeKalb County Board members should support the Prairie Band Potawatomie Nation’s request that land it owns near Shabbona Lake State Park be held in...

8/11/2015

article Plans for 24-hour electronic bingo hall moving forward
(Illinois) -- After a seven-year hiatus, the county and the Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation tribe are moving ahead with a plan to bring a 24-hour electronic bingo hall to...

8/10/2015

article Illinois tribe’s bingo proposal might imply financial increase
(Illinois) -- DeKalb County and the small northern Illinois village of Shabbona are hoping plans succeed for a Native American tribe to open a 24-hour digital bingo...

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