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On December 19, 2016, in News, by admin

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$160,000 in Grants is distributed locally from Little River Band of Ottawa Indians’ casino revenues

On December 15, 2016, in News, by admin

Manistee, Mich. —Manistee public safety agencies received nearly $160,000 in grants with revenues generated by the Little River Casino Resort. The Manistee Local Revenue Sharing Board announced the award recipients at its Cycle II Grant Awards meeting Monday.   The revenue sharing board receives two percent of electronic gaming profits from the Little River Casino […]

Revenue sharing board awards grants, PILT funds

On December 13, 2016, in News, by admin

By Dylan Savela On Thursday, the Little River Band of Ottawa Indians presented a check to the Manistee County Local Sharing Revenue Board for $878,424 Pictured (from left to right) are Barry McGrady (Director of Gaming Operations), Charmaine Stone (Director of Hotel Operations), Dennis Bjorkquist (LRSB), Roger Zielinski (LRSB) and Virgil Johnson (Tribal Council Speaker). […]

Little River Band of Ottawa Indians Contributes $878,424 to Local Governments

On December 9, 2016, in News, by admin

Contributions total more than $32 million since casino opening       Manistee, Mich. — The Little River Band of Ottawa Indians (LRBOI) presented a check yesterday to the Manistee County Local Sharing Revenue Board (LRSB) for $878,424. This second payment of 2016 brings the total amount of local revenue sharing payments to $32,147,224 since the […]

From craps to naps: Vacant casino to become Child and Family Center

On November 4, 2016, in News, by admin

MANISTEE, Mi (WPBN/WGTU) — A former casino building in Manistee County is set to fill some critical needs for the community. The original casino building has been sitting empty for a decade, used mainly for storage. At the same time, some tribal members saw a growing need in the community for child care. The Director of […]

MDNR stock lake sturgeon into Ontonagon River

On November 3, 2016, in News, by admin

The Ontonagon River was among several streams stocked by the Michigan Department of Natural Resources in an effort to revitalize Michigan’s sturgeon population. The DNR said 519 of the prehistoric-looking fish were released in the river on Oct. 5. Statewide, the DNR released more than 7,600 juvenile lake sturgeon this past summer and this fall. […]

Little River Band of Ottawa Indians Raises $58,500 for Local Charities

On August 31, 2016, in News, by admin

Golf fundraiser has raised $729,000 over the past 17 years  Left to Right: Connie Waitner –LRCR Assistant General Manager, Ron Pete- LRCR General Manager, Sarah Howard- Manistee County on Aging, Jo Ann Kosanic- Grand Haven Equestrian Team, Al Frye- Northern Michigan Recovery Residences, Marian Jarvinen- Friends of the Manistee County Library, Traci Smith- Manistee County Child Advocacy Center, Connie Ott- Manistee County […]

Little River Band of Ottawa Indians contributes to Milarch Road project

On August 19, 2016, in News, by admin

MANISTEE — Access to the Manistee River from Milarch Road will be a little easier this year after the road is improved and paved thanks to the efforts of local governments and the Little River Band of Ottawa Indians. The Tribe shared in the effort by contributing $70,000 to reconstruct and pave a stretch of […]

Harvey Street to be widened to 5 lanes as part of reconstruction project

On August 4, 2016, in News, by admin

NORTON SHORES, MI – The City of Norton Shores’ plans to reconstruct Harvey Street just got bigger. The city had already planned road improvements on the busy roadway between Ellis Road and Hile Road in the spring of 2017, but the project will now include the widening of the road to five lanes. The extra lanes are […]

Tribe unveils plans for 300-unit housing development near proposed casino

On July 27, 2016, in News, by admin

FRUITPORT TOWNSHIP, MI – The Indian tribe planning a casino in Muskegon County has unveiled its plans for 120 acres of land it purchased in Fruitport Township. The Little River Band of Ottawa Indians are planning to develop a community of approximately 300 housing units on the property on Sheridan Drive just south of Mt. […]