Mohegan Tribe seeks to drum up business for new gaming group (July 8, 2011)

The Mohegan Tribe of Connecticut is looking to drum up business for is new gaming group. The Mohegan Gaming Advisors first made news in the Connecticut press several months ago. The tribe officially announced the group yesterday, drawing more attention...

Mashantucket Tribe reflects on 25 years since bingo hall opened (July 8, 2011)

It's been 25 years since the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation of Connecticut got into the Indian gaming industry. The tribe opened the Mashantucket Pequot Indian High Stakes Bingo, a 35,000-square-foot facility with 50 employees, in July 1986. The tribe is...

City spends more than $2M in fight over Tohono O'odham casino (July 8, 2011)

The city of Glendale, Arizona, has spent more than $2 million fighting the Tohono O'odham Nation off-reservation casino, an issue that could affect the 2012 election. Mayor Elaine Scruggs and some council members oppose the casino. Her seat will be...

Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe to add 250 slot machines at casino (July 8, 2011)

The Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe of South Dakota will add 250 slot machines to its casino over the next two years. The tribe currently operates 250 machines, a limit was imposed in the Class III gaming compact. On the eve...

KQED: California tribes reconsider revenue-sharing in compacts (July 8, 2011)

"As legislators ratified a new state budget last week, it's doubtful that many of them considered the dangers to that budget posed by the final legal smackdown of California's attempt to get a cut of millions of dollars in tribal...