Karuk Tribe ready for groundbreaking on long-awaited casino

The Karuk Tribe has begun preliminary work on the Rain Rock Casino in Yreka, California. Photo from Karuk Tribe

The Karuk Tribe of California is breaking ground on its long-awaited casino next Friday.

The 36,000 square-foot Rain Rock Casino in Yreka will have space for 500 gaming machines, eight table games, a 100-seat restaurant and on-site parking. It's expected to open in May 2017.

A second phase is in the works and will include a hotel and more gaming space. The tribe hasn't said when that might happen.

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Karuk casino groundbreaking set for July 29 (The Siskiyou Daily News 7/22)

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