Shullsburg http://wxpr.org en Lac du Flambeau Votes to Stop Funding Shullsburg Proposal http://wxpr.org/post/lac-du-flambeau-votes-stop-funding-shullsburg-proposal <p>A failed referendum presents a major stumbling block for Lac du Flambeau’s off-reservation casino planned for southern Wisconsin.</p><p>Tribal members have voted not to continue funding the Shullsburg casino application process.</p><p>The margin was extremely close, with just two votes deciding the outcome.</p><p>Lac du Flambeau spokesperson Brandon Thoms&nbsp;says the next step is for the tribal council to discuss options with the Shullsburg work group.&nbsp;</p> Thu, 01 May 2014 20:39:30 +0000 Natalie Jablonski 17741 at http://wxpr.org Lac du Flambeau Reaches Agreement with City of Shullsburg http://wxpr.org/post/lac-du-flambeau-reaches-agreement-city-shullsburg <p>Lac du Flambeau’s plan for an off-reservation casino in southern Wisconsin is moving forward. &nbsp;</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The tribe and the city of </span>Shullsburg<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> have reached an agreement on the terms of the 20-acre casino resort complex.</span></p><p>Lac du Flambeau’s Project consultant Joseph Hunt says the agreement indicates the tribe and the city are on the same page.&nbsp; But he says it’s one step in a long process. &nbsp;</p> Tue, 18 Mar 2014 19:48:12 +0000 Natalie Jablonski 15718 at http://wxpr.org Key Meeting For Lac du Flambeau Tribe Thursday http://wxpr.org/post/key-meeting-lac-du-flambeau-tribe-thursday <P>The mayor of the city where the Lac du Flambeau tribe would like to build a casino says a clear majority of residents there favor building it.</P> <P>A meeting is being held by the Bureau of Indian Affairs(BIA) Thursday in Shullsburg, located between Dubuque and Madison near the Illinois border. The tribe owns property there and has sought to build a complex including a hotel and casino. They have been blocked by the BIA, but the agency is again looking at possibly allowing the off-reservation facility. Wed, 14 Aug 2013 21:08:24 +0000 Ken Krall 6543 at http://wxpr.org Key Meeting For Lac du Flambeau Tribe Thursday Lac du Flambeau Tribe's Shullsburg Proposal Returns http://wxpr.org/post/lac-du-flambeau-tribes-shullsburg-proposal-returns <p>After little action for a long time, the Bureau of Indian Affairs is beginning gathering information for the preparation of an Environmental Impact Statement for the Lac du Flambeau Tribe's fee-to-trust transfer and casino project in Shullsburg, Wisconsin. Shullsburg is located near the Illinois border near Platteville.</p><p>The tribe would like to operate a gaming facility at Shullsburg, along with it's operation in Lac du Flambeau.</p> Thu, 01 Aug 2013 22:23:17 +0000 Ken Krall 5939 at http://wxpr.org Lac du Flambeau Tribe's Shullsburg Proposal Returns