Monthly Archives: July 2016

Cowlitz Tribe Wins Federal Appeal. Encouraging News for First Light Resort & Casino

By Brooks Johnson, Columbian Business Reporter Published: July 29, 2016, 10:02 AM A federal court on Friday affirmed the recognition of the Cowlitz Tribe, preserving its reservation near La Center and the $510 million casino resort being built there. “The … Continue reading

First Light Resort & Casino Construction Update

With construction work for First Light Resort & Casino now underway, the Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe’s Gaming Authority has begun to post updates of the on-going construction work on the First Light Resort & Casino website ( On the Tribe’s approximately … Continue reading

First Light Resort & Casino Local Construction Update

New Water Main Installation on Pinehill and Stevens Street Effort continues to complete the new water main installation while school is out. Work began on Monday July 18thbeginning at Pinehill Street and continuing up to Stevens Street. Work will continue … Continue reading