Poll: Most against water service to Dry Creek Rancheria casino (August 31, 2012)

"Most of those responding to an Argus-Courier online poll said that the city should not consider extending water and sewer services to the Dry Creek Tribe if it would mean they would agree not to build a casino on their...

NLRB calls hearing in labor union dispute at Lytton Band casino (August 31, 2012)

The National Labor Relations Board is overseeing a union dispute at the casino owned by the Lytton Band of Pomo Indians in California. Members of the United Here Local 2850 have been working without a contract at the San Pablo...

Golf course, hotel and more in works for Oregon tribe's casino (August 31, 2012)

The Confederated Tribes of Coos, Lower Umpqua and Siuslaw Indians in Oregon are planning a major casino expansion. A golf course, more hotel rooms, a new nonsmoking restaurant, an indoor aquatic center and an overnight RV park are in the...

Opinion: Tribes, state ignore problem gambling in New Mexico (August 31, 2012)

"In a recent Albuquerque Journal article, Keith Whyte, the executive director of the National Council on Problem Gambling, complimented New Mexico for the compact requirement that tribes and tracks have of contributing one-fourth of one-percent of net income toward problem...

Developers still haven't named tribe for off-reservation casino (August 31, 2012)

After three public meetings, the Sleeping Giant Group has yet to name a tribe for its off-reservation project. The group is planning a $52 million casino and hotel near the Yampa Valley Regional Airport in northern Colorado. But so far...

Cherokee Nation sues DOI over United Keetoowah Band casino (August 31, 2012)

The Cherokee Nation is suing the Obama administration for putting land into trust for the United Keetoowah Band of Cherokee Indians. The Cherokee Nation claims sole jurisdiction over a "treaty territory" that includes the site of the Keetoowah Cherokee Casino....