Dry Creek Rancheria denies off-reservation casino (May 2, 2007)

The Dry Creek Rancheria of California says it has no plans to develop an off-reservation casino. The tribe submitted a land-into-trust application for 277 acres. But since the land is not part of a reservation, the Interior Department sent...

California tribes to discuss regulation with state (May 2, 2007)

California tribes are meeting with the state today to discuss the potential implementation of the Minimum Internal Control Standards, or MICS. The MICS were issued by the National Indian Gaming Commission to cover just about every aspect of Class III...

NIGC has no plans to shut down Oneida Nation casino (May 2, 2007)

The National Indian Gaming Commission has no plans to seek the closure of the Oneida Nation's casino in upstate New York, a spokesperson said. The tribe is operating without a valid compact, according to the Interior Department. But NIGC Is...

Arizona tribes share $24.6M with state in first quarter (May 2, 2007)

Arizona's 15 gaming tribes contributed $24.6 million to the state for the first quarter of 2007. The amount was a 9.5 percent increase over the same quarter in 2006. Revenue has grown every quarter since spring 2003, when tribes started...

Editorial: More opposition to Cowlitz Tribe's casino (May 2, 2007)

"It was no surprise that Vancouver Mayor Royce Pollard on Monday declared himself against the proposal by the Cowlitz Tribe's David Barnett and the ­Mohegan Tribe of Connecticut to build a sprawling casino-hotel complex near La Center, or a nywhere...

Tribes have no interest in Atlantic City market (May 2, 2007)

Three of the most successful gaming tribes say they have no interest in the Atlantic City market. Speaking to the Associated Press during the East Coast Gaming Congress, representatives of the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation, the Mohegan Tribe and the...