Developer offers $600M for off-reservation casino

Developer offers $600M for off-reservation casino (June 17, 2005)

A shopping mall developers backing the Seneca-Cayuga Tribe of Oklahoma is offering $600 million over 20 years for an off-reservation casino in New York. Thomas C. Wilmot wants to pay $20 million a year to Ulster County and $10 million...

Ho-Chunk Nation seeks arbitration for compact

Ho-Chunk Nation seeks arbitration for compact (June 17, 2005)

The Ho-Chunk Nation asked for arbitration to resolve its gaming compact dispute with the state of Wisconsin. Among the issues in dispute is the tribe's desire to open at least one more casino, The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reported. The tribe...

Schwarzenegger signs two more gaming compacts

Schwarzenegger signs two more gaming compacts (June 17, 2005)

California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger (R) announced the signing of gaming compacts with two of the state's largest tribes. Under the compact, the Yurok Tribe will open a casino with 350 slot machines. Even though this is just 1 machine over...

Column: Tribal casinos in 'fast lane' in Florida

Column: Tribal casinos in 'fast lane' in Florida (June 17, 2005)

"Here's a good bet. Florida's gaming business, fueled by upscale Indian tribe casinos and changing rules on slot machines, is moving into the fast lane. Indian casinos took in $862-million in gaming revenues last year. That's a 34 percent gain...

Kickapoo Tribe approves gaming expansion plan

Kickapoo Tribe approves gaming expansion plan (June 17, 2005)

Members of the Kickapoo Tribe of Oklahoma voted 53-50 on Saturday to approve a $20 million gaming expansion plan. The money will be used to buy land for a new casino. The tribe is negotiating with individual Indians to obtain...

Osage Nation to break ground on $8M casino

Osage Nation to break ground on $8M casino (June 17, 2005)

The Osage Nation of Oklahoma will break ground on an $8 million casino in July. The 25,000-square-foot Million Dollar Elm Casino will be located in Bartlesville. The tribe has a casino with the same name in Sand Springs. The new...

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