Yakama Nation distributes casino revenues to community (May 29, 2013)

The Yakama Nation of Washington shared $777,371 in gaming revenues with the community at its annual Yakama Cares event today. The tribe sets aside 2 percent of Class III gaming revenues for its Community Impact Fund. This year, $411,296...

Muscogee Nation moves forward with casino naming rights (May 29, 2013)

The Muscogee Nation of Oklahoma has finalized a casino naming rights deal. The Expo Square at the Tulsa Fairgrounds will be known as the River Spirit Expo, after the River Spirit Casino. The deal takes effect June 1. "I think...

Massachusetts seeks dismissal of non-Indian gaming suit (May 29, 2013)

Artist's rendering of proposed First Light Resort and Casino. Image from Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe The state of Massachusetts is asking a federal judge to dismiss a lawsuit field by a non-Indian casino developer. K.G. Urban Enterprises wants to open a...

Graton Rancheria casino expected to open on November 1 (May 29, 2013)

Artist's rendering of the Graton Resort and Casino. Image from Federated Indians of Graton Rancheria. It looks like the Federated Indians of Graton Rancheria in California will open its casino on November 1. The tribe hasn't made a public announcement....