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North Star Mohican Casino Resort commemorates 25th anniversary Submitted: 05/26/2017
BOWLER - North Star Mohican Casino will celebrate 25 years in gaming during the month of May and throughout 2017. On  Thursday, May 25, the "Midwest's Friendliest Casino" offered a free barbecue and ceremonial cake-cutting to mark the occasion. Guests enjoyed entertainment, games, and prizes all afternoon, including musical performances by Clint Miller and Kenny James Duo.

North Star is the largest employer in Shawano County, with nearly 500 full- and part-time staff members.

The casino resort is proudly owned by the Stockbridge-Munsee Band of Mohican Indians and features Bingo and more than 1,200 of the latest and most poplar table games and slot machines.

Resort accommodations feature 129 hotel rooms, suites, and full-service RV parking spots Guests can also enjoy Pine Hills Golf Course, a fitness center, a business center, a spa, several restaurants, and a conference center and entertainment venue that has showcased many nationally known musical and comedy acts. Frisco Jazz Band is scheduled to perform this weekend, starting at 9 p.m. tonight. 

For more information, you can visit North Star's website at the link below or call 1-800-952-0195.


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