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Filed Under: Casino Stalker | Compacts
Pokagon Band faces hurdles for a gaming compact with Indiana (03/30)
Gov. Mike Pence (R), who would be negotiating with the tribe, has said he opposes an 'expansion' of gaming in a state where revenues from existing facilities have fallen 17 percent in the last five fiscal years.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker | Legislation
Indiana lawmakers seek role in Pokagon Band gaming compact (03/27)
The bill would require the Legislature to ratify a compact, a practice that is common other states with tribal casinos.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker
Ho-Chunk Nation extends agreement for off-reservation casino (03/27)
The tribe has agreed to share gaming revenues with the city of Beloit and Rock County.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker | Meetings
BIA to host public meeting for Pokagon Band casino in Indiana (03/24)
The tribe is planning a $480 million development with housing and gaming in South Bend, Indiana.

Filed Under: Compacts
Ho-Chunk Nation hails movement on off-reservation casino bid (03/20)
The tribe believes the Bureau of Indian Affairs has restarted work on the application.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker | Meetings
Pokagon Band set for first public hearing on Indiana casino bid (03/18)
A support group is rallying for the tribe while an opposition group remains secretive.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker | Regulation
Still no word from BIA on Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe casino bid (03/17)
The tribe submitted a land-into-trust application more than seven years ago.

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City questions BIA's use of firm for Coquille Tribe's casino report (03/13)
The environmental study hasn't been released but local officials are already raising questions about the contractor being used for the project.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker | Compacts
Pokagon Band outlines $480M investment in Indiana casino plan (03/13)
A local group is already stirring up opposition but the mayor says he's open to discussions.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker | Compacts | Federal Register
Pokagon Band includes casino in land-into-trust plan in Indiana (03/12)
The tribe wants to develop a village and a Class III gaming facility in the city of South Bend.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker | Openings and Closings
Oregon tribes continue battle over new Class II gaming facility (03/12)
The Coquille Tribe is facing intense opposition from the Cow Creek Band of Umpqua Tribe.

Filed Under: California | Casino Stalker
Wilton Rancheria still waiting for BIA movement on gaming plan (02/27)
A draft environmental impact statement could be issued sometime this summer.

Filed Under: California | Casino Stalker
BIA still working on Los Coyotes Band off-reservation casino (02/19)
The final environmental impact statement was published in April 2014.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker | Federal Register
BIA still working on potential Pokagon Band casino in Indiana (02/18)
The tribe submitted a land-into-trust application more than two years ago.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker | Compacts
Ho-Chunk Nation won't ask tribes about off-reservation casino (02/18)
The tribe's Class III gaming compact authorizes four locations.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker | Compacts
Menominee Nation sought to bar rival off-reservation casino (02/17)
An offer to fund a new stadium was linked to the Ho-Chunk Nation's casino in Beloit.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker
BIA holds public hearing on Coquille Tribe off-reservation casino (02/04)
Chairwoman Brenda Meade speaks in support of the proposed Class II facility in Medford.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker | Public Relations
Cow Creek Band ties casino layoffs to economy and rival tribe (02/03)
The tribe laid off 93 people at the Seven Feather Casino Resort.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker | Compacts | Regulation
Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe still waiting for BIA answer on casino (02/02)
Assistant Secretary Kevin Washburn promised a decision in "early 2013" but that deadline has long passed.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker | Compacts
Ho-Chunk Nation's gaming compact authorizes another facility (01/27)
The tribe hopes its fourth Class III facility will be located in Beloit.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker
Ho-Chunk Nation remains confident of off-reservation casino bid (01/26)
The Bureau of Indian Affairs has been moving slowly on the project.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker
City seeks role in review of Coquille Tribe's off-reservation casino (01/19)
The tribe plans to use a 2.4-acre site in Medford for a Class II gaming facility.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker
BIA moves forward with Coquille Tribe off-reservation casino bid (01/16)
A scoping meeting will be held February 3 in Medford in preparation of an environmental impact statement.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker
Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe submits casino environmental report (12/10)
The tribe is still waiting for the Bureau of Indian Affairs to make a decision on its land-into-trust application.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker
Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe still waiting for BIA ruling on casino (11/17)
The main hurdle is the Supreme Court's decision in the Carcieri land-into-trust case.

Filed Under: California | Casino Stalker
Los Coyotes Band still optimistic on off-reservation casino bid (11/07)
The tribe isn't worried about the rejection of a controversial off-reservation casino at the ballot box.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker
Candidates differ on Spokane Tribe's off-reservation casino bid (10/22)
Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R) opposes it while Joe Pakootas (D) won't object if it wins Bureau of Indian Affairs approval.

Filed Under: California | Casino Stalker | Land Acquisitions
BIA wants views on Los Coyotes Band off-reservation casino (10/13)
The agency is working on the land-into-trust application and the environmental impact statement for the project.

Filed Under: California | Casino Stalker
Former mayor remains hopeful on Los Coyotes Band casino bid (09/29)
The Bureau of Indian Affairs has published the final environmental impact statement for the project but there's no timeline on a decision.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker | Federal Register
BIA publishes final report on Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe casino bid (09/04)
The Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe of Massachusetts is getting even closer to a casino.

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