Shinnecock Nation letter seeks investigation of casino deal (March 27, 2013)

A letter that was sent to members of the Shinnecock Nation of New York calls for an investigation into a failed casino deal. The letter was written by Lance Gumbs and Gordell Wright. They claim to be rightful trustees of...

Registration for Victor Rocha's Internet gaming conference (March 27, 2013)

Registration is open for Indian Country Online, the first-ever conference dedicated to Internet gaming in Indian Country. Victor Rocha, the owner of Pechanga.net, is co-organizing the conference. It will take place June 3-4 at the Pechanga Resort and Casino in...

National Indian Gaming Association draws crowd to Arizona (March 27, 2013)

The National Indian Gaming Association is wrapping up its annual convention and trade show in Phoenix, Arizona, today.

Author sees tribes in Connecticut losing foothold on gaming (March 27, 2013)

Robert Steele, a former U.S. Congressman, says Connecticut tribes are losing their hold on the New England gaming industry as options expand in the region. Steele, who served two terms in Congress, lived in southeastern Connecticut before the Mashantucket...

Tuolumne Band plans soft opening for $22M hotel at casino (March 27, 2013)

Artist's rendering of the new hotel at the Black Oak Casino. The Tuolumne Band of Me-Wuk Indians in California is planning an April 1 soft opening for a $22 million hotel at the Black Oak Casino. The 148-room facility...

City wants casino update from Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe (March 27, 2013)

Artist's rendering of proposed First Light Resort and Casino. Image from Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe. Officials in the city of Taunton, Massachusetts, are seeking a casino update from the Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe in light of recent developments. The city agreed...

Group launches site to oppose North Fork Rancheria casino (March 27, 2013)

A group called Stop the North Fork Compact Coalition is trying to block a casino for the North Fork Rancheria of Mono Indians. The tribe won state and federal approval for a $350 million off-reservation casino. Opponents are trying to...

Graton Rancheria agrees to pay more for impacts of casino (March 27, 2013)

Artist's rendering of the Graton Resort and Casino. Image from Federated Indians of Graton Rancheria. The Federated Indians of Graton Rancheria of California has agreed to a new revenue-sharing deal with the city of Rohnert Park. The tribe is...