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Federal Government Grants Quapaw Tribe Right to Offer Gaming in Cherokee County, Kansas

  East parking (Dec. 5, 2014) — In a landmark opinion, the U.S. federal government has given the Quapaw Tribe permission to expand its Downstream Casino Resort into Southeast ...

10th Annual Hometown Heroes Banquet

On, Friday, November 21, the student body and staff at Baxter Springs High School, gathered in the commons area for the 10th Annual Hometown Heroes Banquet. This year, they honored ...
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Castle Rock Casino Resort Announces $130 Million Development in Cherokee County, Southeast Kansas

CHEROKEE COUNTY, Kan. (Nov. 24, 2014) — Representatives of Castle Rock Casino Resort today announced plans to build a premiere, Las Vegas-style casino resort in Cherokee County, ...

Plans for Premiere Las Vegas-Style Casino Resort to be Presented

WHAT: Plan unveiling for proposed Southeast Kansas Casino Resort to be built in Cherokee County. Presentation delivered to County Board of Commissioners. WHEN: 9 a.m., Monday, November ...

Judge Lynch rules on Grand Jury

Columbus, Kan. – Judge Kent Lynch issued an order to empanel a grand jury based on the petition filed by the Cherokee County Community Action Group. The group needed 225 valid ...