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Cherokee is a town in Swain County, North Carolina within the Qualla Boundary, the proper name of the Cherokee Indian (Eastern Band) Reservation.

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  1. Cherokee is the headquarters for the Eastern Band of the Cherokee Nation.
  2. Harrah's Cherokee Casino opened in 1997 and dramatically "changed everything from jobs to education to health care" for Cherokee tribe members.
  3. The Cherokee area was also the home of two, now-defunct amusement parks, Cherokee Wonderland and Frontier Land.

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