Hannahville Tribe opens golf course at casino (July 4, 2008)

The Hannahville Indian Community of Michigan will open a golf course at its casino next week. The Sweetgrass Golf Club at the Island Resort & Casino is part of the tribe's effort to attract more visitors to the region,...

Pokagon Band casino brings in $24M a month (July 4, 2008)

The casino owned by the Pokagon Band of Potawatomi Indians generates $24 million a month in slot machine revenues, according to figures from the Michigan Gaming Control Board. The Four Winds Casino Resort opened in August 2007. From October 1,...

Letter: Boycott Detroit over casino opposition (July 4, 2008)

"Well, the U.S. House of Representatives, via intensive, expensive lobbying, defeated our attempt to have a casino in Port Huron. I wasn't originally in favor of the casino, but we really need employment opportunities and a casino sure would have...

NLRB certifies union at Mashantucket casino (July 4, 2008)

The National Labor Relations Board has approved the first union at a tribal casino. The 2-0 decision overruled objections from the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation of Connecticut, owners of the Foxwoods Resort Casino. The tribe had challenged the use of...