Michigan tribe seeks approval to move casino (April 4, 2006)

The Keweenaw Bay Indian Community of Michigan is seeking federal and state approval to move its casino to a new location. The tribe operates two gaming facilities, the Ojibwa I Casino in Baraga and the Ojibwa Casino II in...

Massachusetts tribe watching slot machine debate (April 4, 2006)

The Aquinnah Wampanoag Tribe of Massachusetts is watching how debate unfolds on a bill to legalize slot machines in the state. The tribe has previously expressed interest in opening a casino. If slots are legalized, the tribe will be able...

Ohio city interested in Eastern Shawnee Tribe's casino (April 4, 2006)

The city council in Massillon, Ohio, approved a resolution on Monday night that expresses interest in a casino proposed by the Eastern Shawnee Tribe of Oklahoma. The council stopped short of endorsing the project. Still, city leaders voted 7-2...

Grand Ronde ads attack politicians on casino (April 4, 2006)

The Confederated Tribes of Grand Ronde Reservation are running ads against two Oregon politicians, attacking their stance on a proposed off-reservation casino. One ad criticizes Gov. Ted Kulongoski (D) for approving the proposed Confederated Warm Springs Tribes casino. Another ad...