Shooting Star Casino to expand in Minnesota
- New employment opportunities for tribal members and the surrounding community;
- The prospect of growing the White Earth Nation’s tribal land presence in a region it has historically inhabited;
- Presenting the Star Lake and Dent region as a new, nearby and convenient gaming venue to residents of and near the greater Otter Tail County;
- The diversification of the White Earth Nation’s commercial operations, which strengthens its economic base;
- The means to fund educational, health, welfare, environmental and other services to improve the quality of life of White Earth Nation tribal members;
- The means to improve the White Earth tribal government and the governmental services it offers to members; and,
- The key resources needed to improve the White Earth Nation’s financial health and the scope of its decision-making and management responsibilities.