City to consider resolution to work with Cowlitz Tribe on casino (March 7, 2011)

The city of La Center, Washington, is considering a resolution to change its stance on the Cowlitz Tribe casino project. The city passed a resolution in May 2007 that objected to the Cowlitz Casino Resort. The new resolution calls on...

South Dakota tribes buck trend and see growth at their casinos (March 7, 2011)

Indian gaming revenues fell for the first time nationwide in 1998 but tribes in South Dakota saw growth at their facilities, according to the new Indian Gaming Industry Report. Tribes in South Dakota operate 11 facilities. They took in $103...

Editorial: Oklahoma tribal gaming contributes to state economy (March 7, 2011)

"Seven years later, approval of State Question 712 continues to pay off nicely for Oklahoma Indian tribes, and for the state. SQ 712, on the ballot in November 2004, asked Oklahomans whether they wanted to allow tribes that had compacts...

Editorial: Ruling on off-reservation casino ignores consequences (March 7, 2011)

"No one should be shocked at the federal-court decision upholding an Interior Department ruling that land near Glendale should become part of a southern Arizona tribe's trust land. On Thursday, U.S. District Judge David Campbell ruled that Interior was legally...