City works on loan to make up for Seneca Nation gaming funds (October 31, 2012)

The city of Niagara Falls could receive a loan of around $10 million to make up for a loss in Seneca Nation gaming revenues, WIVB-TV reports Details are still being worked out but the loan would help address a deficit...

Squaxin Island Tribe debuts RV parking area for casino patrons (October 31, 2012)

The Squaxin Island Tribe of Washington debuted a new recreational vehicle lot for casino guests. The 1.75-acre lot at the Little Creek Casino Resort offers 44 berths. RVs will have access to TV and Internet, a drinking water connection, an...

Jackson Rancheria welcomes public to $80M remodel at casino (October 31, 2012)

The Jackson Rancheria of California hosted a grand opening for its newly remodeled casino. The tribe spent $80 million on upgrades at the Jackson Rancheria Casino and Hotel. There's a refurbished hotel, five new restaurants and 35,000-square-foot gaming area. "We...

Winnebago Tribe preparing to submit bid for commercial casino (October 31, 2012)

The Winnebago Tribe of Nebraska is preparing to submit its application for a commercial casino in Iowa. Ho-Chunk Inc, the tribe's economic development corporation, plans to build a $110 million casino in downtown Sioux City. The application to the Iowa...

Connecticut tribal casinos up and running after Hurricane Sandy (October 31, 2012)

Connecticut's two federally recognized tribes appear to have suffered little damage from Hurricane Sandy. The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe kept their casinos open as guests rode out the storm in hotels. Some restaurants and venues were...

Law Article: New gaming developments face scrutiny in Oregon (October 31, 2012)

"Oregon currently has nine tribal casinos. A race is on to build new casinos to capture the Portland and Medford markets. The stakes are high - casino backers project $400 million in adjusted gross revenue for a casino near Portland....