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St. Regis Mohawk Tribe breaks ground on brewery at casino

The St. Regis Mohawk Tribe is opening a brewery at its casino, the first of its kind in New York.

Posted: August 6, 2018

Seneca Nation in arbitration over gaming compact dispute in New York

The Seneca Nation has already shared $1.4 billion with the state of New York. But the state wants more.

Posted: July 23, 2018

Tribes continue to weigh impact of Supreme Court ruling on sports betting

Tribes are welcoming the opportunity to engage in sports betting following a landmark U.S. Supreme Court decision.

Posted: May 18, 2018

Oneida Nation already lining up sports betting after Supreme Court ruling

Well that was fast. The Oneida Nation plans to offer sports betting in the 'near future' on its homelands in New York.

Posted: May 15, 2018

Oneida Nation welcomes crowds to third gaming facility in New York

The Oneida Nation held a log-cutting ceremony at its newest gaming facility in New York.

Posted: March 5, 2018

Oneida Nation announces March 1 opening for third casino in New York

The Oneida Nation continues to expand its gaming empire, with the Point Place Casino arriving this spring.

Posted: January 10, 2018

Former Shinnecock Nation official sentenced for cybercrime that derailed casino plan

A former Shinnecock Nation gaming official was sentenced to probation for stealing emails from a fellow tribal citizen.

Posted: December 13, 2017

Seneca Nation enters arbitration with New York over revenue sharing dispute

The Seneca Nation has already shared $1.4 billion in gaming revenues with New York and the state wants more.

Posted: November 22, 2017

Seneca Nation prepares for arbitration in gaming dispute with state of New York

The Seneca Nation is eager to start arbitration proceedings in a Class III gaming dispute with the state of New York.

Posted: September 21, 2017

Former Indian Country editor blames demise on non-Indian gaming operations

In a report on Voice of America, a former editor at Indian Country Today Media Network is offering details on the demise of the operation.

Posted: September 20, 2017

Seneca Nation heads to arbitration for Class III gaming compact in New York

The Seneca Nation has shared $1.4 billion in revenues with New York but apparently that isn't enough for the state.

Posted: September 11, 2017

Seneca Nation slams governor of New York for repeatedly putting off gaming meetings

The Seneca Nation is firing back at the governor of New York for refusing to sit down and discuss gaming issues.

Posted: August 23, 2017

Governor of New York refuses to meet with Seneca Nation amid gaming dispute

Tensions between the state of New York and the Seneca Nation are rising amid a revenue sharing dispute.

Posted: August 21, 2017

Oneida Nation starts construction of third casino as outlet mall remains on hold

The Oneida Nation is on track to open the Point Place Casino in Bridgeport, New York, in the spring of 2018.

Posted: August 15, 2017

Seneca Nation plans meeting with state to discuss future of gaming compact

The Seneca Nation is still willing to sit down with the state of New York to discuss gaming issues but a meeting has proven elusive.

Posted: August 9, 2017

Former gaming official from Shinnecock Nation enters guilty plea

A cybercrime that effectively derailed the New York tribe's casino efforts is finally coming to light.

Posted: November 1, 2016

Seneca Nation on track to complete $40M expansion at casino

The Seneca Buffalo Creek Casino in downtown Buffalo, New York, is seeing a 57,000 square-foot addition.

Posted: October 27, 2016

Oneida Nation sends even more gaming revenues to communities

One county's share is already up 19 percent from last year as part of an agreement with the state of New York.

Posted: August 24, 2016

Seneca Nation stopped paying $17M a year for casino police service

The tribe walked away from the arrangement in 2011 and local agencies are picking up the slack.

Posted: August 23, 2016

National Indian Gaming Commission reports strong growth in tribal industry

Tribes took in $29.9 billion in 2015, a 5 percent increase, and every region of Indian Country saw growth.

Posted: July 20, 2016

Donald Trump approved Indian gaming attack ads in New York

The campaign was aimed at the St. Regis Mohawk Tribe, whose leaders were pursuing a casino that conflicted with the real estate mogul's interests.

Posted: June 30, 2016

Clint Halftown: Cayuga Nation faced little choice but to go to court

While we will vigorously defend our rights in court when left with no other option, negotiation, not litigation, is our preferred method of dispute resolution.

Posted: June 9, 2016

Editorial: Cayuga Nation can't claim sovereignty over gaming site

With a federal appeals court panel's ruling last week reinstating the Cayuga Indian Nation of New York lawsuit against Union Springs, the village has a few options to consider.

Posted: June 6, 2016

Cayuga Nation wins ruling in dispute over local anti-gaming law

The tribe sued to protect a Class II gaming facility in the village of Union Springs, New York.

Posted: June 2, 2016

Supreme Court won't hear long-running Seneca Nation casino case

The tribe's gaming enterprise remains on solid legal ground now that the nation's highest court has put an end to the dispute.

Posted: May 31, 2016

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