miwok miwok

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a member of the North American Indian people living in the central Sierra Nevada in California
  2. (n) a Penutian language spoken by the Miwok

News

  1. Shingle Springs Band of Miwok Indians Announces $57.1 Million Debt Termination Agreement With Lakes Entertainment

    The Shingle Springs Band of Miwok Indians , a federally-recognized Indian tribal government that owns and operates Red Hawk Casino, today announced that on July 17, 2013, it entered into a $57.1 million ...
    on July 18, 2013     Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance

  2. Lakes Entertainment Announces Debt Termination Agreement with Shingle Springs Band of Miwok Indians

    Lakes Entertainment, Inc. announced today, that on July 17, 2013, it entered into a Debt Termination Agreement with the Shingle Springs Band of Miwok Indians relating to loans Lakes made to the Tribe for the development of the Red Hawk Casino, located in Placerville, California.
    on July 18, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  • "I felt I should express regret that the Miwok were treated unfairly in many ways, although the missionaries were well-intentioned but mistaken and doing only what they had been taught to do in bringing the faith to the Indians," said Quinn.
    on Jul 5, 2010 By: Francis Quinn Source: California Catholic Daily

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