Wabigoon Lake applies for casino with OLG

Wabigoon Lake Ojibway Nation is looking to build a casino, conference centre and hotel in Dryden. “It’s at the request for information stage,” said Wabigoon Lake Chief Ruben Cantin. “So it’s going to take a while, maybe even this fall and even later on until they formalize a decision on who’s going to get licenses and who isn’t.” Cantin said the community first became interested in developing a casino project in the mid-2000s but put it on hold after a moratorium on casinos was put in place in 2005. Read article