NIGC is working closely with tribes to develop new regulations (October 14, 2011)

The National Indian Gaming Commission is working closely with tribes to develop new regulations but a final product is more than a year away, Chairwoman Tracie Stevens said. In August, NIGC established the Tribal Advisory Committee to review Minimum Internal...

Passamaquoddy Tribe makes case to state voters for gaming (October 14, 2011)

The Passamaquoddy Tribe of Maine says voters should approve two racinos in order to generate jobs and economic development. The Passamaquoddy Tribe at Pleasant Point and the Passamaquoddy Tribe at Indian Township will operate a racetrack in Washington County with...

Santee Sioux Tribe holds groundbreaking for new $20M casino (October 14, 2011)

The Santee Sioux Tribe of Nebraska broke ground on a new $20 million casino on Thursday. The 25,000-square-foot facility will replace the existing Ohiya Casino. It will feature a 47-room lodge with two luxury suites, a banquet facility and...

Mashpee Wampanaog Tribe hails passage of gaming measure (October 14, 2011)

The Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe praised the passage of H.3702, a bill that legalizes full-scale gaming in Massachusetts. "We look forward to the next steps in the process, including passage of a final bill and compact negotiations with the governor," Chairman...