New York governor faces deadline for non-Indian gaming bill (June 17, 2013)
Seneca Nation President Barry Snyder Sr. and New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D) announce gaming agreement in Niagara Falls. June 13, 2013. Photo Governor's Office New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D) has until Thursday to push his non-Indian gaming...
Omaha Tribe set to open permanent casino in February 2014 (June 17, 2013)
Logo for Blackbird Bend Casino. Image from Omaha Tribe The Omaha Tribe of Nebraska is on track to open its permanent casino in Iowa in February 2014. The tribe held a beam signing ceremony at the Blackbird Bend Casino...
Supreme Court delays Bay Mills off-reservation casino case (June 17, 2013)
Bay Mills Indian Community casino in Vanderbilt, Michigan. Photo © Bay Mills News The U.S. Supreme Court did not take action today on an off-reservation gaming dispute involving the Bay Mills Indian Community of Michigan. The petition was considered...
BIA approves Kaw Nation off-reservation casino application (June 17, 2013)
The Bureau of Indian Affairs has approved an off-reservation casino application for the Kaw Nation of Oklahoma.
Editorial: Let Enterprise Rancheria enter the gaming business (June 17, 2013)
Rendering of the proposed Enterprise Rancheria casino. Photo Enterprise Rancheria. Newspaper questions why gaming tribes are opposing an off-reservation casino for the Enterprise Rancheria in California: One hurdle to be cleared is the Legislature's approval of Gov. Jerry Brown's tribal...
Non-fatal shooting at Forest County Potawatomi Tribe casino (June 17, 2013)
Potawatomi Bingo Casino in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Photo © Forest County Potawatomi Tribe A patron was wounded in a shooting at the casino owned by the Forest County Potawatomi Tribe of Wisconsin. The 23-year-old woman was shot in the leg...
Mandan, Hidatsa, and Arikara Nation to open casino on yacht (June 17, 2013)
Workers prepare yacht for entertainment and gaming venture. Photo courtesy Mandan, Hidatsa, and Arikara Nation The Mandan, Hidatsa, and Arikara Nation of North Dakota will launch a casino on a yacht later this year. The tribe plans to set...