Mohegan Tribe reports boost in gaming enterprise profits (February 2, 2012)

The Mohegan Tribe of Connecticut saw a big increase in profits at its gaming facilities. For the last quarter of 2011, the tribe's net income was $24 million. That represented an increase of 85.6 percent over the last quarter of...

Minnesota agency promises inspections at tribal casinos (February 2, 2012)

The Minnesota House Public Safety and Crime Prevention Policy and Finance Committee held a hearing on Wednesday to discuss Indian gaming regulation. Michele Tuchner, the new director of the state's Alcohol and Gambling Enforcement division, promised more inspections at tribal...

Mohawk group won't close casino deemed illegal by tribe (February 2, 2012)

The St. Regis Mohawk Tribe of New York ordered the closure of an "unauthorized gaming establishment" on the reservation last month but the facility remains open. The tribe said the Three Feathers Casino was not licensed by the gaming commission....

Mashantucket Tribe set to announce outlet mall at casino (February 2, 2012)

The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation of Connecticut plans to bring an outlet mall to its casino, The New London Day reports. The tribe will make an announcement on February 15, the 20th anniversary of the Foxwoods Resort Casino. Officials wouldn't...

Hearing planned on Chumash Tribe's casino liquor license (February 2, 2012)

The California Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control plans to hold a hearing on a liquor license at the casino owned by the Santa Ynez Band of Chumash Indians. The tribe is seeking to expand the sale of liquor at the...

Ron Garrow: Mohawk preference policy ignored for casino (February 2, 2012)

"Take a quick survey of the northeast corner of St. Lawrence County and the northwest corner of Franklin County, and one would see and hear from residents that the only real economic activity that is taking place these days is...