High Winds Casino temporarily closes amidst Coronavirus concerns
MIAMI, Okla. (Press Release) – By the order of Business Committee of the Ottawa Tribe of Oklahoma High Winds Casino will be temporary closing to help reduced the possible spread of COVID19 virus. This temporary closing will be effective Thursday March 19 at 11:59pm through march 31st.
The situation will be reevaluated at the time for possible further action. While there have been no confirmed cases of covid 19 in our community as of this writing, we believe that it is our best interests of our team members, tribal members, customers and community to temporarily close our property to help migrate the spread of the virus.
We will be in constant communication with the State and National leadership and health officials and will further consider the feasibility and the safety of reopening at a later date.
In order to help with any possible hardship to our Team Members our operation will continue to pay all wages and benefits during the period of this temporary closure.