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STATEMENT OF THE CHAIRMAN OF THE QUAPAW TRIBE CONCERNING LITIGATION CHALLENGING GOVERNOR BROWNBACK’S BAD-FAITH REFUSAL TO NEGOTIATE A GAMING COMPACT

QUAPAW, OKLA.—The Quapaw Tribe today filed litigation asserting that Kansas Governor Sam Brownback violated the requirements of federal law by refusing to negotiate a gaming compact ...

Company exits Walmart Express pilot as part of closing 269 stores globally; Impacted associates to receive assistance

BENTONVILLE, Ark. – Jan. 15, 2016 – Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT: NYSE) today announced plans to close 269 stores in the U.S. and globally. In October 2015, the company said an active ...

CCC Columbus campus will get your hands dirty with Tech Day

The Columbus Campus of Coffeyville Community College will be holding its annual Tech Day on Friday, Jan. 22, 2016, 8:30am – 10:30am. Tech Day is open to any sophomore, junior or senior ...

Commission approves yearly Appointments for 2016

M. Smith and David Nelson | Columbus The Good Ol’ Boys system was clearly at work in Cherokee County on Monday, January 11, 2016 during the commission meeting. The annual appointments ...

Governor Requests SBA Disaster Assistance for Cherokee County Flood

Gov. Sam Brownback signed a disaster declaration request that was submitted to the Small Business Administration as a result of flooding that occurred in Cherokee County Dec. 26-29, ...