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Willmar Police ask for public's help identifying theft suspects
Two arrested with 117 grams of meth, $1,700 during Minn. traffic stop
Feds find MNsure tech vulnerabilities, but state says they are fixed
Independent study film focuses on immigrant students
The Lynx look for one more win for the WNBA crown
WCT Sports Show: Cardinal boys soccer team onto state
Indians blank Jays to book trip to World Series
Prep Football: KMS stuns Browerville on the road
Vikings' Sam Bradford returns to Philadelphia to face Carson Wentz
Bob Dylan wins Nobel Prize in Literature
'Wayside School' opens tonight at The Barn
Rolling Stones to release new album in December
Lady Gaga to perfom Super Bowl halftime show
Meander weekend features celebration of art, community
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Live it! Q&A: Taking a holistic approach to medicine
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September 15, 2016
Tickets on sale Friday for LeAnn Rimes at Prairie’s Edge in December
GRANITE FALLS – Prairie’s Edge Casino Resort has announced it will host a concert by LeAnn Rimes at 7 p.m. Dec. 3 at 7 p.m. The concert is...
September 15, 2016 - 10:13am
June 11, 2016
Opening night for new comedy club at Prairie’s Edge hints at good things to come
Editor's note: The West Central Tribune was invited to attend the opening night of Sunset Comedy Club at Prairie's Edge Casino Resort in Granite...
June 11, 2016 - 10:00am
August 25, 2015
Lower Sioux to celebrate casino renovation project Sept. 14
MORTON — The Lower Sioux Indian Community will celebrate the recently completed $22 million Jackpot Junction Casino & Hotel expansion and renovation project with a ribbon-cutting ceremony at 2:30 p.m. Sept. 14. The project virtually replaced the entire gaming floor. “It’s...
August 25, 2015 - 4:20pm
April 5, 2012
White Earth offers Vikings stadium $400 million in exchange for casino rights
April 5, 2012 - 11:57am
February 16, 2012
White Earth pitches casino as way to help state of Minn., tribe
ST. PAUL -- A White Earth Nation proposal to build a Twin Cities casino that could help fund a new stadium is the most acceptable plan to help...
February 16, 2012 - 11:35am
May 5, 2011
Pair seeks backing for casino in Minneapolis
ST. PAUL -- A southwestern Minnesota farmer and an eastern Twin Cities Army veteran, two unlikely supporters, are leading a legislative effort to allow a downtown Minneapolis casino. Sen. Doug Magnus, R-Slayton, and Rep. John Kriesel, R-Cottage Grove, said the entire state would...
May 5, 2011 - 12:00am
April 27, 2011
Casino supporters rally against more gambling
April 27, 2011 - 12:00am
January 6, 2011
Warm-hearted singer visits cold country
A warm-hearted country singer and song writer is on her way to take the chill out of a western Minnesota winter. Michelle Murray, a Nashville,...
January 6, 2011 - 8:00am
Today 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. - Andes Tower Hills near Alexandria 8 p.m. - Franny's Bar & Grill in Starbuck with movie sneak preview and concert; $10 cover Friday 7 to 10 p.m. - Minnewaska Area High School, Glenwood; $10 advance, $15 at door Saturday 10 a.m. - photos and autographs,...
January 6, 2011 - 7:59am
October 2, 2010
Care providers benefit from casino
UPPER SIOUX COMMUNITY -- A fund-raising effort by Prairie's Edge Casino Resort has raised $12,000 to benefit the Yellow Medicine and Chippewa counties Relay for Life chapter, Rice Hospice and Granite Falls Hospital and Manor, according to a news release on the campaign. The funds...
October 2, 2010 - 12:00am
March 15, 2010
Prairie's Edge planning major improvements
UPPER SIOUX COMMUNITY -- Seven years after the Upper Sioux Community opened Prairie's Edge Casino Resort, it's about to make a major investment...
March 15, 2010 - 12:00am
October 27, 2009
Fond du Lac Band asked for return of $75 million from city of Duluth
DULUTH - In a move that could conceivably bankrupt the city of Duluth, the Fond du Lac Band of Lake Superior Chippewa is asking a federal court...
October 27, 2009 - 9:01am
July 21, 2009
Iowa panel will take casino applications, including site near Sioux Falls
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) - Gambling regulators in Iowa last week agreed to consider casino applications after hearing from officials in five counties where voters have approved the move. The applications must be submitted to the Iowa Racing and Gaming Commission by Oct. 1. It likely...
July 21, 2009 - 9:40am
September 24, 2008
Yellow Medicine County OKs replacing part of road to casino
GRANITE FALLS -- That long and winding road that leads the last few miles to Prairie's Edge Casino Resort is about to be replaced by a direct route to the front door. The Yellow Medicine County Board of Commissioners gave their consent to a proposal that will allow the Upper Sioux...
September 24, 2008 - 12:00am