The legal battle between the city of North Bend and the Coquille indian tribe finally came to a close Wednesday. A mediator announced both parties have agreed to a long-term resolution. Last October, the city of North Bend filed a lawsuit against the Coquille Indian Tribe for failing to pay for city services at the Mill Casino and Hotel. However, now that lawsuit has been dropped as both parties have agreed to a settlement and signed a consent decree.
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