Posted: Jan 25, 2018

Federal government formalizes approval of $500 million Elk Grove casino

Sacramento Business Journal

The effort by the Wilton Rancheria tribe to develop a $500 million casino resort in Elk Grove on Monday received formal approval from the federal government on Monday, as the tribe's compact with the state of California was published in the Federal Register.
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Posted: Jan 23, 2018

Feds publish notice of EG casino's state deal

Elk Grove Citizen

The U.S. Department of Interior on Jan. 22 published a federal register notice that announced the approval of the Wilton Rancheria’s tribal gaming compact with the state of California. The compact agreement allows the tribe to operate a casino-resort in Elk Grove.
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Posted: Dec 23, 2017

Newsmaker of the Year: Raymond ‘Chuckie’ Hitchcock

Wilton Rancheria chair led Elk Grove casino-resort effort 
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Posted: Nov 15, 2017

Council Member Says Elk Grove Casino 'Transformative'; ACE Rail To Connect Silicon Valley Jobs to Affordable Housing


In a recently recorded interview, Elk Grove City Council Member Darren Suen called the casino proposed by the Wilton Rancheria a "transformative element" in the city's development.
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Posted: Oct 25, 2017

Emulating Economic Growth withRaymond "Chuckie" Hitchcock


Raymond “Chuckie” Hitchcock is of Miwok & Nisenan decent. He is the Tribal Chairman and CEO of Wilton Rancheria, the only Native American Tribe in Sacramento County. The tribe is developing a $500 million casino/hotel/event center in Elk Grove. 
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Posted: Oct 12, 2017

Letter to the Editor: Per Elk Grove Police Chief Noblett - No'Significant Uptick in Crime' at Other Indian Casinos

As Wilton Rancheria’s resort and casino project continues to make progress,’s apparent determination to publish specious claims and biased opinion under the guise of “news” becomes more desperate. The latest distortion represents a new low in scare tactics. To be clear, the project will not be a magnet for prostitution or human trafficking. And, it’s time to put to rest the false claim that the community had no voice in the project.
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Posted: Oct 10, 2017

With Governor’s Approval, the Wilton Rancheria can Move Forward

Fox 40

Governor Jerry Brown signed a gaming compact between the tribe and the state on Tuesday. The approval allows the tribe the casino complex along Highway 99 in Elk Grove. The project includes a hotel and a convention center.
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Posted: Oct 3, 2017

Elk Grove casino's tribal compact gets final approval from California

Gov. Jerry Brown has signed the tribal gaming compact for a $500 million casino in Elk Grove.
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Posted: Oct 3, 2017

Sacramento-area tribe to build large casino resort in Elk Grove

Gov. Jerry Brown signed a bill Tuesday that green-lights plans by the Wilton Rancheria Miwok tribe to build a large casino near Sacramento.
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Posted: Oct 3, 2017

Wilton Rancheria casino project wins approval from Gov. Jerry Brown

Wilton Rancheria’s plan to build a tribal casino in Elk Grove took another step forward Tuesday when Gov. Jerry Brown signed a bill ratifying a compact between the state of California and the tribe.
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