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Mohegan Tribe interested in stalled casino project in Las Vegas

Mohegan Tribe interested in stalled casino project in Las Vegas (07/18)

The tribe would need to make a significant investment to complete the unfinished Fontainebleau resort.
Patrick Lambert: Eastern Cherokees in talks for outlet mall and more at casino

Patrick Lambert: Eastern Cherokees in talks for outlet mall and more at casino (07/05)

An outlet mall, a convention center and new hotel at the Harrah's Cherokee Casino Resort in North Carolina are under discussion.
Big Sandy Rancheria remains optimistic on plan for second casino

Big Sandy Rancheria remains optimistic on plan for second casino (06/28)

The project has been in the works for more than a decade and would be much larger than the tribe's existing facility.
Poarch Creeks in deal to acquire commercial casino in Louisiana

Poarch Creeks in deal to acquire commercial casino in Louisiana (06/27)

The tribe continues to expand its gaming empire beyond Alabama.
Cherokee Nation enters deal to run commercial casino in Arkansas

Cherokee Nation enters deal to run commercial casino in Arkansas (06/23)

The Oklahoma tribe is hoping to expand its gaming empire into Arkansas.
Eastern Cherokees urged to bring more retail options to casino

Eastern Cherokees urged to bring more retail options to casino (06/15)

The North Carolina tribe has been in talks with one of the largest outlet mall developers in the United States.
Washoe Tribe and Poarch Band celebrate opening of unique casino

Washoe Tribe and Poarch Band celebrate opening of unique casino (05/31)

The Wa She Shu Casino was built with the help of the Poarch Band of Creek Indians.
Settlement opens door to tribal casino at popular Oklahoma lake

Settlement opens door to tribal casino at popular Oklahoma lake (05/23)

Lake Texoma lies within Choctaw Nation and Chickasaw Nation territory but state officials aren't saying whether they are interested in the casino.
Cowlitz Tribe hosted Donald Trump to discuss his interest in casino

Cowlitz Tribe hosted Donald Trump to discuss his interest in casino (05/09)

The casino mogul often brags of his business prowess but he failed to seal a deal with the the Washington tribe in the early 2000s.
Nambe Pueblo pays off remaining funds owed to gaming developer

Nambe Pueblo pays off remaining funds owed to gaming developer (05/05)

The New Mexico tribe agreed to pay $500,000 to Full House Resorts after a casino project never came to fruition.
Tunica-Biloxi Tribe enters gaming agreement with Mohegan Tribe

Tunica-Biloxi Tribe enters gaming agreement with Mohegan Tribe (04/28)

The Mohegan Tribal Gaming Authority will provide gaming, hospitality and entertainment consulting services to the Paragon Casino Resort.
Seneca Nation in early discussions for off-reservation casino plan

Seneca Nation in early discussions for off-reservation casino plan (04/15)

A developer said the tribe wants to finance a casino and performing arts center in Rochester, New York.
Lakota Country Times: Oglala Sioux district eyes 'micro-gaming'

Lakota Country Times: Oglala Sioux district eyes 'micro-gaming' (04/01)

For many districts on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation the time for creating their own sustainable economies has arrived.
Twenty-Nine Palms Band ended Donald Trump casino deal for $6M

Twenty-Nine Palms Band ended Donald Trump casino deal for $6M (03/21)

The tribe signed a management contract with the Republican presidential candidate but ended it after just three years.
Washoe Tribe set to open casino with Poarch Creeks in summer

Washoe Tribe set to open casino with Poarch Creeks in summer (03/17)

The casino will be located next to the Wa She Shu Travel Plaza, which just opened last month in Gardnerville, Nevada.
Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe leaves casino operation to big firm

Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe leaves casino operation to big firm (03/16)

The Genting Group, a well-known player in the Indian gaming industry, will run the First Light Resort and Casino under a management contract.
Jamul Indian Village still waiting for decision on gaming contract

Jamul Indian Village still waiting for decision on gaming contract (03/14)

The tribe plans to open a $390 million on its reservation in southern California in July with or without a federally-approved management contract.
White Earth Nation saw fortunes change after winning casino case

White Earth Nation saw fortunes change after winning casino case (02/02)

A gaming developer was ordered to pay $18.5 million by the tribe's court, a decision that was recognized in the state court system.
Cheyenne & Arapaho Tribal Tribune: Gaming website resurfaces

Cheyenne & Arapaho Tribal Tribune: Gaming website resurfaces (01/14)

The Iowa Nation of Oklahoma released a media statement announcing the launch of the Pokertribe.com online gambling website in 2016.
Penticton Indian Band to receive share of revenue from new casino

Penticton Indian Band to receive share of revenue from new casino (01/06)

The band the city of Penticton, British Columbia, signed an agreement to promote economic development in the region.
Kalispel Tribe boosts off-reservation casino with $3M golf club

Kalispel Tribe boosts off-reservation casino with $3M golf club (12/11)

The acquisition helps the tribe stay competitive in the event another off-reservation casino opens nearby.
Cowlitz Tribe closes on financing for long-delayed $550M casino

Cowlitz Tribe closes on financing for long-delayed $550M casino (12/09)

The Cowlitz Casino and Entertainment Resort will be located on the tribe's 152-acre reservation in Clark County, Washington.
Lac du Flambeau Band loses ruling in messy casino bond case

Lac du Flambeau Band loses ruling in messy casino bond case (12/02)

The dispute began after the tribe refused to pay $50 million in bonds that were issued for a failed commercial riverboat casino.
Mohegan Tribe signs partner for $5B casino proposal in Korea

Mohegan Tribe signs partner for $5B casino proposal in Korea (11/24)

The Mohegan Sun Inspire project features a foreigners-only casino, a hotel complex, a 20,000-seat arena, shops, restaurants and other amenities.
Agua Caliente Band gaming enterprise signs deal with NBA team

Agua Caliente Band gaming enterprise signs deal with NBA team (11/20)

Agua Caliente Casino Resorts will be known as the presenting sponsor for the Los Angeles Clippers.
Washoe Tribe and Poarch Creeks start work on casino project

Washoe Tribe and Poarch Creeks start work on casino project (11/04)

The Poarch Creeks are building and managing the facility, which is located on Washoe land in Nevada.
Nottawaseppi Huron Band uses casino funds to grow economy

Nottawaseppi Huron Band uses casino funds to grow economy (10/26)

Gaming represents 75 percent of the tribe's $30 million budget but leaders are working to change that for the future.
Leader of Pamunkey Tribe ousted after questioning casino bid

Leader of Pamunkey Tribe ousted after questioning casino bid (10/26)

Kevin Brown was forced out just days before the Bureau of Indian Affairs granted recognition to the tribe, a first in the state of Virginia.
Arizona tribes on road to recovery with $1.81B in casino revenues

Arizona tribes on road to recovery with $1.81B in casino revenues (10/08)

The Arizona Indian Gaming Association is releasing a report that highlights the benefits of the state's tribal industry.
Cowlitz Tribe turned down Donald Trump for gaming partnership

Cowlitz Tribe turned down Donald Trump for gaming partnership (10/05)

The Republican presidential candidate attempted to explain some of his negative and racially charged comments about Native Americans in a newly-disclosed letter.
Kalispel Tribe to buy golf course for $3M in bid to boost casino

Kalispel Tribe to buy golf course for $3M in bid to boost casino (09/11)

The acquisition will help the Northern Quest Resort and Casino address potential competition from another tribe.
Donald Trump supported then opposed casino in Connecticut

Donald Trump supported then opposed casino in Connecticut (08/21)

The Republican presidential candidate who once said tribes in the state 'don't look like Indians to me' ended up with a sweet deal at the end of the saga.
Guidiville Band and gaming partner ordered to pay $1.9M in fees

Guidiville Band and gaming partner ordered to pay $1.9M in fees (08/20)

The tribe is suing the city of Richmond and the federal government over a failed casino project at Point Molate.
Yurok Tribe swindled out of $250K in scam to finance casino

Yurok Tribe swindled out of $250K in scam to finance casino (08/07)

A Georgia man promised $8 million to finance the Redwood Hotel Casino but the tribe never saw any money from the failed deal.
Catawba Nation in talks to bring Hard Rock into gaming plans

Catawba Nation in talks to bring Hard Rock into gaming plans (07/27)

The Bureau of Indian Affairs has yet to issue a decision on a land-into-trust application that was submitted in September 2013.
Chukchansi Tribe planning to reopen casino by end of year

Chukchansi Tribe planning to reopen casino by end of year (07/21)

Chairman Reggie Lewis said creditors have pledged up to $35 million to reopen the Chukchansi Gold Resort & Casino.
Sault Tribe protected by sovereign immunity in casino dispute

Sault Tribe protected by sovereign immunity in casino dispute (06/30)

Congress did not waive tribal sovereign immunity in bankruptcy proceedings, a federal judge ruled earlier this month.
Spokane Tribe partners with Hard Rock for off-reservation casino

Spokane Tribe partners with Hard Rock for off-reservation casino (06/29)

The tribe is hoping to convince Washington Gov. Jay Inslee (D) to sign off on the project.
Former Seneca Nation gaming executive pleads in land case

Former Seneca Nation gaming executive pleads in land case (06/23)

Bergal Mitchell III admitted he took $338,000 from a fraudulent land purchase.
Tohono O'odham Nation defends legality of casino in new case

Tohono O'odham Nation defends legality of casino in new case (06/23)

The tribe is seeking a preliminary injunction to prevent the state from interfering with the West Valley Resort and from retaliating against vendors doing business with the tribe.
Former Seneca Nation gaming executive set for hearing in case

Former Seneca Nation gaming executive set for hearing in case (06/22)

Bergal Mitchell III was indicted in connection with the $2.1 million purchase of land that the tribe used to develop a golf course.
Nooksack Tribe owes more than $20.7M for unpaid casino loan

Nooksack Tribe owes more than $20.7M for unpaid casino loan (06/22)

The tribe might be forced to close the Nooksack River Casino after losing a series of rulings in the case.
Washoe Tribe partners with Poarch Creeks for gaming project

Washoe Tribe partners with Poarch Creeks for gaming project (05/12)

The two tribes are working together on a small casino that would be located at a travel plaza now under construction in Nevada.
Fond du Lac Band prevails again in long-running casino case

Fond du Lac Band prevails again in long-running casino case (05/08)

A judge had ordered the tribe to send another $12 million -- on top of $75 million -- to the city of Duluth but an appeals court said that was a mistake.
Cowlitz Tribe and Mohegan Tribe committed to casino project

Cowlitz Tribe and Mohegan Tribe committed to casino project (05/07)

The two tribes expect to break ground on the Cowlitz Casino and Entertainment Resort in Washington later this year.
Mashantucket Tribe plans grand opening for casino outlet mall

Mashantucket Tribe plans grand opening for casino outlet mall (04/22)

The 320,000-square-foot Tanger Outlets at the Foxwoods Resort Casino debuts on May 21.
Mohegan Tribe announces plans for $5B casino in South Korea

Mohegan Tribe announces plans for $5B casino in South Korea (04/21)

Chairman Kevin Brown signed a memorandum of understanding at a ceremony in Seoul, the nation's capital.
Nooksack Tribe can't pay back $15M loan for struggling casino

Nooksack Tribe can't pay back $15M loan for struggling casino (04/20)

The tribe says the Nooksack River Casino has been operating at a loss and is $2 million in the hole.
Mohegan Tribe went to South Korea to discuss potential casino

Mohegan Tribe went to South Korea to discuss potential casino (04/16)

Chairman Kevin Brown led a small delegation to the East Asian nation but a deal hasn't been finalized, a gaming executive said.
Fond du Lac Band spars with city over services for urban casino

Fond du Lac Band spars with city over services for urban casino (04/15)

The city of Duluth has demanded $2 million a year, a figure that the tribe won't accept.
Seminole Tribe faces complaints over business deals at casino

Seminole Tribe faces complaints over business deals at casino (04/15)

Rock band Candlebox said it was promised $400,000 for a reunion tour but never saw any money.
Fort Peck Tribes might scale back plans for new gaming facility

Fort Peck Tribes might scale back plans for new gaming facility (03/30)

Tribal leaders took a straw poll and eight out of 12 council members said they do not support the Buffalo Rivers Casino and Lodge in its current form.
Fort Peck Tribes move forward with casino plan thanks to loan

Fort Peck Tribes move forward with casino plan thanks to loan (03/23)

A groundbreaking on the Buffalo Rivers Casino and Lodge is set for June 15.
Cowlitz Tribe remains confident of casino bid despite litigation

Cowlitz Tribe remains confident of casino bid despite litigation (03/23)

Chairman Bill Iyall believes opponents -- including a rival tribe with an existing casino -- have lost the war.
Connecticut lawmakers move fast on bill for new tribal casinos

Connecticut lawmakers move fast on bill for new tribal casinos (03/20)

The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe are joining forces to counteract threats to their gaming empire.
Creek Nation council pushes leader to resign over gaming deal

Creek Nation council pushes leader to resign over gaming deal (03/20)

Chief George Tiger has defended his decision to sign a deal that promoted another tribe's casino.
Creek Nation council weighs action against chief in casino deal

Creek Nation council weighs action against chief in casino deal (03/19)

Chief George Tiger continues to face pressure to step down in response to a gaming deal he signed in 2009.
Quapaw Tribe promises fight to protect casino rights in Kansas

Quapaw Tribe promises fight to protect casino rights in Kansas (03/19)

The tribe is withdrawing from a commercial gaming project in order to concentrate on a new battle over its expansion plans.
Muscogee Nation leader faces ouster petition over gaming deal

Muscogee Nation leader faces ouster petition over gaming deal (03/18)

Chief George Tiger has denied any wrongdoing but tribal members and council leaders are angry.
Muckleshoot Tribe wins license to operate non-Indian racetrack

Muckleshoot Tribe wins license to operate non-Indian racetrack (03/17)

The tribe already owns the 175 acres where the Emerald Downs sits.
Creek Nation leader won't resign amid criticism over casino deal

Creek Nation leader won't resign amid criticism over casino deal (03/16)

Chief George Tiger said the agreement to promote the Kialegee Tribal Town casino was never a secret.
Cowlitz Tribe eager to start work on long-delayed casino project

Cowlitz Tribe eager to start work on long-delayed casino project (03/13)

The tribe's 152-acre reservation was placed in trust earlier this week.
Muscogee Nation Council asks chief to resign over gaming deal

Muscogee Nation Council asks chief to resign over gaming deal (03/11)

The council vote was symbolic but angry tribal members are planning to start a petition to remove George Tiger from office.
Creek Nation leader paid to promote Kialegee Tribal Town casino

Creek Nation leader paid to promote Kialegee Tribal Town casino (03/09)

Chief George Tiger denies any wrongdoing in signing a deal to work as a consultant for another tribe.
Mashantucket Tribe joins gaming proposal in Massachusetts

Mashantucket Tribe joins gaming proposal in Massachusetts (03/04)

The tribe hopes to manage a commercial casino in the southeastern part of the state.
Fiji axes license for casino that was linked to Snoqualmie Tribe

Fiji axes license for casino that was linked to Snoqualmie Tribe (02/10)

The tribe invested $1.5 million in a project that never got off the ground.
Tunica-Biloxi Tribe involved in video gaming project in Georgia

Tunica-Biloxi Tribe involved in video gaming project in Georgia (02/03)

The Louisiana-based tribe paid $6 million for a site in DeKalb County, Georgia.
Narragansett Tribe wins litigation filed by former gaming partner

Narragansett Tribe wins litigation filed by former gaming partner (01/22)

The tribe won't have to repay a $10 million loan simply because a non-Indian facility has opened in the state.
Eastern Cherokees not affected by bankruptcy of casino company

Eastern Cherokees not affected by bankruptcy of casino company (01/16)

The Harrah's Cherokee Casino Resort will operate as usual and the Harrah’s Cherokee Valley River Casino is on track to open this fall.
Tonkawa Tribe signs agreement for machines and renovations

Tonkawa Tribe signs agreement for machines and renovations (01/13)

Poydras Gaming Finance Corp. will supply 600 Class III machines and provide up to $5.5 million for renovations and developments at two facilities.
Shinnecock Nation said to be in gaming talks with Seminole Tribe

Shinnecock Nation said to be in gaming talks with Seminole Tribe (01/05)

The Shinnecocks were partnered with another firm but that relationship appears to have come to an end.
Shakopee Tribe funds Eastern Shoshone Tribe casino expansion

Shakopee Tribe funds Eastern Shoshone Tribe casino expansion (12/17)

Construction on the $25 million expansion will start in the spring and last 12 months.
Supreme Court rejects suit over Yavapai-Apache casino contract

Supreme Court rejects suit over Yavapai-Apache casino contract (12/16)

The tribe will remain protected by sovereign immunity in a dispute with an outside company.
Keweenaw Bay Indian Community voters reject new casino plan

Keweenaw Bay Indian Community voters reject new casino plan (12/16)

Tribal members rejected plans to buy a hotel and build a $31 million casino at the site.
Salt River Pima-Maricopa Tribe to put casino name on big arena

Salt River Pima-Maricopa Tribe to put casino name on big arena (12/03)

The Talking Stick Resort Arena is located on land that was once a part of the tribe's reservation.
Salt River Pima-Maricopa Tribe might put casino name on arena

Salt River Pima-Maricopa Tribe might put casino name on arena (12/02)

The home of the Phoenix Suns and the Phoenix Mercury could be known as the Talking Stick Arena.
Pala Band to launch Internet gaming operation in New Jersey

Pala Band to launch Internet gaming operation in New Jersey (11/06)

The Pala Interactive site is expected to be up and running within two weeks.
Quapaw Tribe faces competition for Kansas commercial casino

Quapaw Tribe faces competition for Kansas commercial casino (10/30)

One license for the southeastern region of Kansas is up for grabs.
Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe won't confirm size of casino debt

Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe won't confirm size of casino debt (10/10)

But Chairman Cedric Cromwell and Vice Chairman Jessie Baird hint that the figure is near or over $100 million.
Ex-manager for Shingle Springs Band's casino  told to pay $2.4M">

Ex-manager for Shingle Springs Band's casino told to pay $2.4M (09/12)

Lakes Entertainment lost an arbitration dispute with an investor in the tribe's casino.
Cherokee Nation to announce $80M retail development at casino">

Cherokee Nation to announce $80M retail development at casino (09/09)

The Cherokee Nation of Oklahoma continues its streak of major gaming-related developments.
Quapaw Tribe eyes local support for commercial casino in Kansas ">

Quapaw Tribe eyes local support for commercial casino in Kansas (08/29)

The tribe is working with a Las Vegas casino developer on the project.
Nooksack Tribe must answer to casino loan lawsuit in state court">

Nooksack Tribe must answer to casino loan lawsuit in state court (08/22)

The tribe's business corporation agreed to a waiver of sovereign immunity.
Tunica-Biloxi Tribe won't renew gaming management contract

Tunica-Biloxi Tribe won't renew gaming management contract (08/18)

Exceptional Gaming had been managing the Paragon Casino Resort for the past 14 years but the tribe decided to let the contract expire this month.
Gila River Tribe's gaming enterprise reaches naming rights deal">

Gila River Tribe's gaming enterprise reaches naming rights deal (08/14)

The Gila River Arena is about a mile from the Tohono O'odham Nation off-reservation casino site.
Snoqualmie Tribe still trying to recover $1.5M for casino in Fiji">

Snoqualmie Tribe still trying to recover $1.5M for casino in Fiji (08/06)

The developer behind the troubled project has since sold its stake in the venture.
Quapaw Tribe announces partnership for state casino in Kansas">

Quapaw Tribe announces partnership for state casino in Kansas (08/05)

The proposed site is less than 40 miles from the tribe's flagship gaming facility.
Keweenaw Bay Indian Community goes ahead with gaming plan">

Keweenaw Bay Indian Community goes ahead with gaming plan (08/05)

The tribe wants to move an existing casino to a new site on the waterfront but a lawsuit in tribal court could stop the project.
6th Circuit sides with Sault Tribe in commercial casino dispute">

6th Circuit sides with Sault Tribe in commercial casino dispute (08/04)

Former investors claimed they were owed $74 million, plus interest.
Meskwaki Tribe seeks to foreclose on former dog racing track">

Meskwaki Tribe seeks to foreclose on former dog racing track (07/11)

The tribe paid $9.1 million to save the track from bankruptcy and now holds a lien on the property.
Keweenaw Bay Indian Community continues work on casino plan">

Keweenaw Bay Indian Community continues work on casino plan (07/09)

The tribe is still in negotiations to purchase an existing hotel on the waterfront.
Mississippi Choctaws plan casino upgrades with debt refinance">

Mississippi Choctaws plan casino upgrades with debt refinance (07/03)

Tribe signs loan package worth $145 million.
Chumash Tribe casino was second largest sponsor of NBA team

Chumash Tribe casino was second largest sponsor of NBA team (06/26)

Casino spent $1.3 million on advertising in the most recent season.
Seminole Tribe joins Chickasaw Nation for New York casino plan

Seminole Tribe joins Chickasaw Nation for New York casino plan (06/20)

Plans call for a casino on the waterfront in Rensselaer, across the river from the state capitol.
Chickasaw Nation and partners change New York casino plans

Chickasaw Nation and partners change New York casino plans (06/05)

Global Gaming Solutions, a tribal subsidiary, plans to manage the proposed casino.
Auburn Community enters collaboration for Internet gambling

Auburn Community enters collaboration for Internet gambling (06/03)

The tribe is partnering with Win, a social gaming platform.
Mohegan Tribe pays ex-partner $900M not to manage casino

Mohegan Tribe pays ex-partner $900M not to manage casino (06/02)

Management contract was due to run for seven years until a new deal entered the mix.
Snoqualmie Tribe sues to recover $1.5M from failed Fiji casino

Snoqualmie Tribe sues to recover $1.5M from failed Fiji casino (05/30)

Lawsuit was filed in Washington state court.
City waits for casino plan from Chickasaw Nation and partners

City waits for casino plan from Chickasaw Nation and partners (05/30)

Group faces June 30 deadline to negotiate a host agreement and secure local approval.
Seneca Nation won't be financing New York commercial casino

Seneca Nation won't be financing New York commercial casino (05/23)

Tribe will manage, but not invest in, the proposed development.

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