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Coeur d'Alene Tribe won't comment on arrest of top casino executive for battery
Public Relations
Coeur d'Alene Tribe won't comment on arrest of top casino executive for battery (November 9, 2017)
The top gaming executive for the Coeur d'Alene Tribe has been arrested for battery in Idaho.

Coeur d'Alene Tribe employee accused of repeated thefts at casino
Public Relations
Coeur d'Alene Tribe employee accused of repeated thefts at casino (May 12, 2017)
Colten N. Curley, 19, allegedly stole more than $64,000 over 42 separate occasions at the casino in Idaho.

Coeur d'Alene Tribe chooses one of its own as casino executive
Public Relations
Coeur d'Alene Tribe chooses one of its own as casino executive (September 12, 2016)
Francis SiJohn, who previously served on the tribal council, has worked at the Coeur d’Alene Casino Resort Hotel for nearly a decade.

Coeur d'Alene Tribe parts ways with top gaming executive again
Public Relations
Coeur d'Alene Tribe parts ways with top gaming executive again (June 16, 2016)
After being fired in 2006, David Matheson came back to the Coeur d’Alene Casino Resort Hotel in 2011. He's out of a job again.

Coeur d'Alene Tribe revives popular powwow after gaming dispute
Public Relations
Coeur d'Alene Tribe revives popular powwow after gaming dispute (March 11, 2016)
The Julyamsh powwow was canceled last year because the venue where it had been held for 17 years was involved in a controversial gaming dispute.

Coeur d'Alene Tribe wins decision over fees in gaming litigation
Litigation
Coeur d'Alene Tribe wins decision over fees in gaming litigation (December 3, 2015)
The state of Idaho must pay $57,407 after losing a dispute over a law that banned historical horse racing machines from non-Indian facilities.

Coeur d'Alene Tribe can't serve alcohol at casino for ten days
Regulation
Coeur d'Alene Tribe can't serve alcohol at casino for ten days (October 19, 2015)
An all-male dance group known as The Hunks got too racy during a recent appearance at the Coeur d'Alene Casino Resort Hotel in Idaho.

Non-Indian racetracks cut machines and workers after ruling
Legislation | Litigation
Non-Indian racetracks cut machines and workers after ruling (September 14, 2015)
A ban on the so-called 'instant' racing machines went into effect in response to a lawsuit won by the Coeur d'Alene Tribe of Idaho.

Coeur d'Alene Tribe wins decision over machines at racetracks
Legislation | Litigation
Coeur d'Alene Tribe wins decision over machines at racetracks (September 11, 2015)
About 250 instant horse racing machines will have to be removed from non-Indian gaming facilities.

Coeur d'Alene Tribe presents case in gaming machine dispute
Legislation | Litigation
Coeur d'Alene Tribe presents case in gaming machine dispute (August 11, 2015)
The Idaho Supreme Court will determine whether non-Indian racetracks can continue to offer the so-called instant racing machines.

Coeur d'Alene Tribe awards largest jackpot with $1.3M payment
Public Relations
Coeur d'Alene Tribe awards largest jackpot with $1.3M payment (August 4, 2015)
A longtime patron of the Coeur d'Alene Casino Resort Hotel in Idaho hopes to put the money to good use.

Coeur d'Alene Tribe weighs options after losing poker ruling
Compacts | Litigation
Coeur d'Alene Tribe weighs options after losing poker ruling (July 23, 2015)
A rehearing before the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals or a petition to the U.S. Supreme Court are possible.

9th Circuit won't let Coeur d'Alene Tribe offer poker games
Compacts | Litigation | Openings & Closings
9th Circuit won't let Coeur d'Alene Tribe offer poker games (July 22, 2015)
Texas Hold'em games aren't legal under the Idaho Constitution or authorized by the Class III gaming compact.

Coeur d'Alene Tribe asks court to enforce ban on gaming devices
Legislation | Litigation
Coeur d'Alene Tribe asks court to enforce ban on gaming devices (June 4, 2015)
Non-Indian racetracks have installed about 250 instant racing machines that have been the subject of considerable debate in the state.

Coeur d'Alene Tribe busts nine in prostitution sting at casino
Public Relations
Coeur d'Alene Tribe busts nine in prostitution sting at casino (May 7, 2015)
Management at the Coeur d'Alene Casino Resort Hotel noticed the problem and alerted tribal police.

Coeur d'Alene Tribe prepares challenge to instant racing devices
Legislation | Litigation
Coeur d'Alene Tribe prepares challenge to instant racing devices (May 5, 2015)
Lawmakers repealed bets on historical horse races but the governor's veto of the measure is in doubt.

Coeur d'Alene Tribe seeks enforcement of ban on gaming devices
Legislation
Coeur d'Alene Tribe seeks enforcement of ban on gaming devices (May 1, 2015)
The instant racing machines would have to be removed from non-Indian facilities by July 1.

Coeur d'Alene Tribe plans challenge over veto of horse race bill
Legislation | Litigation
Coeur d'Alene Tribe plans challenge over veto of horse race bill (April 10, 2015)
Idaho Gov. Butch Otter (R) vetoed a bill that would have repealed betting on historical horse races but some say he waited too long to take action.

Coeur d'Alene Tribe blasts governor for veto on horse race bill
Legislation
Coeur d'Alene Tribe blasts governor for veto on horse race bill (April 7, 2015)
Gov. Butch Otter (R) waited until the last minute -- some say he waited too long -- to veto a bill that would have repealed bets on historical horse races.

Study puts economic impact of tribal gaming in Idaho at $1.1B
Public Relations
Study puts economic impact of tribal gaming in Idaho at $1.1B (February 20, 2015)
University of Idaho economist Steven Peterson analyzed the impacts of the gaming operations of the five tribes in the state.

Idaho Senate passes bill to ban bets on historical horse races
Legislation
Idaho Senate passes bill to ban bets on historical horse races (February 19, 2015)
Tribes support a repeal of the state law that authorized bets on previously-run races.

Coeur d'Alene Tribe once eyed off-reservation casino at track
Openings & Closings | Public Relations | Regulation
Coeur d'Alene Tribe once eyed off-reservation casino at track (February 3, 2015)
The tribe and the track are now at odds over historical horse racing machines that are being investigated by law enforcement authorities.

Gaming dispute leads to cancellation of major powwow in Idaho
Openings & Closings | Public Relations | Regulation
Gaming dispute leads to cancellation of major powwow in Idaho (February 2, 2015)
The event was to be held at a non-Indian racetrack where disputed gaming machines are being offered.

Gaming machines at non-Indian tracks stir controversy in Idaho
Legislation | Regulation
Gaming machines at non-Indian tracks stir controversy in Idaho (January 29, 2015)
Top lawmakers are corned that the devices look more like slot machines.

Coeur d'Alene Tribe denies filing complaint at non-Indian track
Regulation
Coeur d'Alene Tribe denies filing complaint at non-Indian track (January 20, 2015)
Law enforcement authorities confirmed they are looking into the historical horse racing machines at a racetrack.

Idaho tribes ask state to put a stop to 'instant racing' machines
Regulation
Idaho tribes ask state to put a stop to 'instant racing' machines (January 7, 2015)
State lawmakers authorized bets on historical races in 2013.

Coeur d'Alene Tribe can't offer poker games pending appeal
Compacts | Litigation
Coeur d'Alene Tribe can't offer poker games pending appeal (September 22, 2014)
The tribe is taking its case to the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals after a judge ordered a halt to the games.

Coeur d'Alene Tribe seeks emergency appeal in poker game case
Compacts | Litigation
Coeur d'Alene Tribe seeks emergency appeal in poker game case (September 8, 2014)
The tribe started offering Texas hold 'em games at the Coeur d'Alene Casino Resort in May.

Gyasi Ross: Tribes put principle over profit in banning Ted Nugent
Opinion
Gyasi Ross: Tribes put principle over profit in banning Ted Nugent (July 29, 2014)
Gyasi Ross praises the Puyallup Tribe and the Coeur d'Alene Tribe for refusing to pay Ted Nugent to spread his hateful message at their casinos.

Coeur d'Alene Tribe axes Ted Nugent at casino over racism
Public Relations
Coeur d'Alene Tribe axes Ted Nugent at casino over racism (July 22, 2014)
The tribe found out about the rocker's racist attitudes and views.

Coeur d'Alene Tribe open to arbitration for disputed poker game
Compacts | Litigation
Coeur d'Alene Tribe open to arbitration for disputed poker game (June 25, 2014)
Tribe continues to offer poker games at its casino in Idaho.

Coeur d'Alene Tribe blames Idaho for violating casino compact
Compacts | Litigation
Coeur d'Alene Tribe blames Idaho for violating casino compact (June 24, 2014)
Federal judge determines state jumped the gun by filing lawsuit.

Judge won't stop Coeur d'Alene Tribe from offering poker game
Compacts | Litigation
Judge won't stop Coeur d'Alene Tribe from offering poker game (June 23, 2014)
State of Idaho might be forced to withdraw its lawsuit and proceed to binding arbitration.

Judge holds hearing in Coeur d'Alene Tribe poker game dispute
Litigation | NIGC
Judge holds hearing in Coeur d'Alene Tribe poker game dispute (June 4, 2014)
Poker room at casino has been popular, a tribal official said.

Coeur d'Alene Tribe defends poker games in lawsuit from state
Litigation | NIGC
Coeur d'Alene Tribe defends poker games in lawsuit from state (May 29, 2014)
Hearing scheduled in federal court on June 3.

Idaho files suit against Coeur d'Alene Tribe to stop poker games
Compacts | Litigation | NIGC | Openings & Closings
Idaho files suit against Coeur d'Alene Tribe to stop poker games (May 5, 2014)
The state of Idaho sued the Coeur d'Alene Tribe on Friday in hopes of stopping poker games.

Shoshone-Bannock Tribes not planing to offer poker games
Openings & Closings
Shoshone-Bannock Tribes not planing to offer poker games (April 18, 2014)
The Shoshone-Bannock Tribes of Idaho have no plans to offer poker games.

Coeur d'Alene Tribe set to launch new poker games on May 2
NIGC | Openings & Closings
Coeur d'Alene Tribe set to launch new poker games on May 2 (April 17, 2014)
The Coeur d'Alene Tribe of Idaho will open a new poker room on May 2.

Opinion: Authorize gaming for everyone in Idaho, not just tribes
Opinion
Opinion: Authorize gaming for everyone in Idaho, not just tribes (April 3, 2014)
Newspaper publisher says anyone in Idaho should be allowed to operate a casino.

Coeur d'Alene Tribe to host poker games despite legal questions
NIGC | Openings & Closings
Coeur d'Alene Tribe to host poker games despite legal questions (March 28, 2014)
The Coeur d'Alene Tribe of Idaho will open a poker room at its casino even though a state official said the games aren't legal.

Coeur d'Alene Tribe questions gaming at non-Indian racetracks
Legislation
Coeur d'Alene Tribe questions gaming at non-Indian racetracks (March 21, 2014)
The Coeur d'Alene Tribe of Idaho is questioning the addition of electronic gaming machines at a non-Indian racetrack.

Chef at  Coeur d'Alene  Tribe's casino wins restaurant contest
Public Relations
Chef at Coeur d'Alene Tribe's casino wins restaurant contest (January 22, 2013)
The executive chef at the casino owned by the Coeur d'Alene Tribe of Idaho won the “What’s Your Dreamstaurant” contest. Adam Hegsted won the most votes online for his concept of locally-sourced tapas with an American twist. He will receive...

Coeur d'Alene Tribe sends $1.3M in gaming revenues to schools
Public Relations
Coeur d'Alene Tribe sends $1.3M in gaming revenues to schools (November 1, 2012)
The Coeur d'Alene Tribe contributed $1.3 million in gaming revenues to schools and educational institutions in Idaho. The tribe sets aside 5 percent of net revenue from the Coeur d’Alene Casino for education. This year, grants went to more than...

Patron sued Coeur d'Alene Tribe over alleged fall at casino hotel
Litigation
Patron sued Coeur d'Alene Tribe over alleged fall at casino hotel (June 26, 2012)
An elderly woman who allegedly fell at the casino owned by the Coeur d’Alene Tribe of Idaho saw her lawsuit dismissed due to sovereign immunity. Dorothy Tollett, 80, said she tripped over a bedspread that was on the floor of...

Chief Allan: Tribe supports education with gaming enterprise
Opinion
Chief Allan: Tribe supports education with gaming enterprise (January 12, 2012)
"In my experience as Chairman of the Coeur d’Alene Tribe and as a tribal member living in this region, I have learned most people that attack Indian gaming or other tribal issues are usually, simply misinformed. Based on the points...

Letter: Coeur d'Alene   casino revenues aid education program
Opinion
Letter: Coeur d'Alene casino revenues aid education program (January 6, 2012)
"I would like to respond to Chris Carlson's column on "Indian Gaming" in the Coeur d'Alene Press recently in regards to education and the Tribe's generous gift to the Kroc Center. I would like to share a few facts with...

Opinion: Unanswered questions about Indian gaming in Idaho
Opinion
Opinion: Unanswered questions about Indian gaming in Idaho (January 4, 2012)
"Late last month readers of the Coeur d'Alene Press and the Spokesman-Review may have seen full-page ads taken out by the Coeur d'Alene Tribe claiming they had kept the promise made to voters in 1992 to give back 5 percent...

Editorial:  Idaho tribes shouldn't hide gaming revenues
Opinion
Editorial: Idaho tribes shouldn't hide gaming revenues (October 31, 2011)
"In 2002, Idaho’s voters approved an initiative that required the state’s Indian tribes to donate “5 percent of its annual net gaming income for the support of local educational programs and schools on or near the reservation.” Recently, a northern...

Paper to go to court over Coeur d'Alene Tribe's gaming records
Compacts | Litigation
Paper to go to court over Coeur d'Alene Tribe's gaming records (September 29, 2011)
An Idaho newspaper wants to know whether the Coeur d’Alene Tribe has complied with its Class III gaming compact. The tribe is required to contribute five percent of net gaming profits to schools on or near the reservation. But The...

Column:      Matheson gets a second shot   at Coeur d'Alene   casino
Opinion
Column: Matheson gets a second shot at Coeur d'Alene casino (August 29, 2011)
"Former Coeur d’Alene Tribal Chairman and Casino Executive (1994-2006) David Matheson, is back in a seat of prominence, his old job as Casino executive, after five years of acrimonious litigation full of charges and counter-charges the press shouldn’t repeat because...

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