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Ute Mountain casino unveils $5.5 million upgrade

A $5.5 million remodel of the Ute Mountain Casino and hotel in Towaoc was unveiled Dec. 27 during an evening blessing and lighting ceremony. Apprentice General Manager Gary Hayes said it is the...

DATE: Dec. 30, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local news

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Tourism helps diversify Indian Country

IGNACIO – Professionals from across the country gathered in Ignacio this week to learn about developing local tourism industries in Native American communities. The No. 1 topic in Indian County...

DATE: Sept. 21, 2015 | CATEGORY: Business

Gambling initiative goes to vote

DENVER – You could call it “slots for tots.” The ballot question facing voters this November would expand gambling to raise money for K-12 education. Supporters say Amendment 68 would generate more...

DATE: Oct. 9, 2014 | CATEGORY: Local news

Ballot wording spurs debates

DENVER – Colorado voters this November will see four ballot initiatives that have proponents and opponents readying the war chests for long, expensive fights. The initiatives include efforts to...

DATE: Sept. 8, 2014 | CATEGORY: Local news

Voters asked to expand money for schools

DENVER – And they’re off. After approval of a ballot initiative that would expand gambling to raise money for K-12 education, both sides of the issue are preparing for a costly horse race....

DATE: Aug. 11, 2014 | CATEGORY: Local news

Ute Mountain Casino upgrades

The Ute Mountain Casino is currently modernizing its facilities and gaming experiences. “Ute Mountain Casino is committed to the process of continually upgrading our facility,” said marketing...

DATE: Jan. 27, 2014 | CATEGORY: Local news