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Audio: Casino Spokesman Says “Heavier PR Effort” Aimed at Repairing Business Damaged by #NoDAPL Protests

Audio: Casino Spokesman Says “Heavier PR Effort” Aimed at Repairing Business Damaged by #NoDAPL Protests

Last week I wrote about a report from a tribal newspaper about a roughly $6 million hit the Prairie Knights Casino has taken in the wake of the often violent, often unlawful #NoDAPL protests against the Dakota Access Pipeline. “Due to the DAPL protest, the tribe’s casino revenue is now under $9 million,” the paper

Report: Standing Rock’s Casino Revenue Down Millions After #NoDAPL Protests

“The annual Prairie Knights Casino intake was approximately $14 million in 2015 and dropped to near $8 million in 2016,” the Teton Times reports. The Times is a newspaper based in McLaughlin, South Dakota, which covers events on the Standing Rock and Cheyenne River reservations. Back on February 1st they published a lengthy look into the

Video: #NoDAPL Activists Claim Someone Booked All the Rooms at Standing Rock Casino to Deny Protesters Shelter

Kevin Gilbertt is a prominent #NoDAPL activst, and this morning he did a Facebook livestream from the Prairie Knights Casino – a facility owned by the Standing Rock Sioux which is near the site of the protest camps – during which he and another activist claimed that someone had rented all the rooms to deny

Anti-Oil #NoDAPL Protest Has Been Great for Gasoline Sales

One of the great ironies of the protests against the Dakota Access Pipeline – ostensibly to re-route the pipeline but perpetrated in no small part by anti-oil environmental extremists – is that Standing Rock Sioux chairman and #NoDAPL figurehead David Archambault owns a gas station. A station located quite near the protest camps, as it

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