Mississippi Choctaws give $10K in revenues from new casino (June 8, 2011)

The Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians donated $10,000 in gaming revenues from its new casino. The tribe opened the Bok Homa Casino last December. The facility is near Heidelberg, the town that received the donation. "With some Bok Homa employees...

Ex-employee pleads to stealing from Chippewa Cree casino (June 8, 2011)

A former employee pleaded guilty to stealing from the casino owned by the Chippewa Cree Tribe of Montana. Stephen Edward Favel, 34, was a security guard at the Northern Winz Casino. He admitted that he stole $1,160 from the tribe....

First Nations looking to operate all casinos in Saskatchewan (June 8, 2011)

All casinos in Saskatchewan should be operated by First Nations, a top Native leader said. The Saskatchewan Indian Gaming Authority oversees six Native-run casinos. The province, through the Saskatchewan Gaming Corporation, operates two more. "We think it's time, because of...

Navajo Nation gives a preview of $75M casino in New Mexico (June 8, 2011)

The Navajo Nation offered officials in Farmington, New Mexico, a preview of the $75 million Northern Edge Navajo Casino. The 150,000 square-foot casino will feature 750 slot machines, gaming tables and three 24-hour restaurants. There's also talk of a gift...

Opinion: A win-win gaming scenario with Narragansett Tribe (June 8, 2011)

"One of the first examples used in collaborative-bargaining training is that of two parties arguing over who gets to use a bag of oranges. Upon examination, it turns out that one party wanted the juice to make orange juice and...

Editorial: There's money in Little River off-reservation casino (June 8, 2011)

"$2.6 million: That's the amount the new Gun Lake Casino will pay out to local and state governments in revenue sharing after its first two months of operation. Of that amount, $515,871 will go to local governments and $2.1 million...