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Filed Under: California | Openings and Closings
Bishop Paiute Tribe seeks loan for $30M casino expansion project (07/06)
Tribal members voted down plans to expand the Paiute Palace Casino two years ago but the project appears to be moving forward.

Filed Under: Openings and Closings
Cherokee Nation to open hotel at $80M casino near Arkansas in fall (07/03)
The 170,000 square-foot Cherokee Casino in Roland enjoyed a soft opening in May.

Filed Under: Openings and Closings
Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes renovate casino resort (07/02)
The KwaTaqNuk Resort Casino is seeing $4.6 million in upgrades while another facility awaits a $27 million expansion.

Filed Under: California | Openings and Closings
Soboba Band celebrates 20th anniversary for gaming facility (07/01)
The tribe is planning to move the casino to a new site now that its land-into-trust application has been finalized by the Bureau of Indian Affairs.

Filed Under: Regulation
Eastern Shoshone Tribe secures grant to update casino security (06/29)
The $335,000 grant comes from the Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community in Minnesota.

Filed Under: Openings and Closings
Little Traverse Bay Bands to spend $2.5M on new gaming site (06/26)
The 5,000 square-foot casino will feature 64 slot machines and create 20 jobs.

Filed Under: Compacts
Eastern Shoshone Tribe extends Class III gaming deal to 2046 (06/25)
The tribe is embarking on a $28 million casino expansion of the Shoshone Rose Casino on the Wind River Reservation in Wyoming.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker
Little Traverse Bay Bands revive plan for second gaming facility (06/24)
The tribe hopes to break ground on a 5,000 square-foot casino in September.

Filed Under: Openings and Closings
Colville Tribes welcome public to $43M flagship gaming facility (06/18)
The 12 Tribes Resort and Casino features a 56,000 square-foot gaming floor, two lounges, two restaurants and an 80-room hotel with meeting space and an indoor/outdoor pool.

Filed Under: Openings and Closings
Eastern Cherokees to host job fair to fill 800 positions at casino (06/18)
The $110 million Harrah’s Cherokee Valley River Casino and Hotel is due to open in September.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker
Spokane Tribe faces another hurdle in off-reservation casino bid (06/17)
A Republican member of Congress, several state lawmakers and the Kalispel Tribe are mounting opposition to the project.

Filed Under: Openings and Closings | Public Relations
Blackfeet Nation pays off $6.5M loan for casino ahead of schedule (06/17)
The tribe celebrate a milestone for its Glacier Peaks Casino in Browning, Montana.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker
Spokane Tribe finally wins BIA approval for off-reservation casino (06/16)
It took nearly a decade of work but the tribe still has one more hurdle to cross -- Washington Gov. Jay Inslee (D).

Filed Under: Openings and Closings
Colville Tribes getting ready to welcome visitors to $43M casino (06/12)
The 12 Tribes Resort and Casino will finally open its doors on June 17.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker
Spokane Tribe still waiting on decision for off-reservation casino (06/12)
The Bureau of Indian Affairs completed the final environmental impact statement more than two years ago.

Filed Under: Openings and Closings | Regulation
Shoshone-Bannock Tribes pass referendum for alcohol at casino (06/03)
Sales of beer, wine and liquor will be allowed as part of a $35.2 million expansion project.

Filed Under: NIGC
Creek Nation seeks Native workers for $329M casino expansion (05/22)
The Tribal Employment Rights Office will hold a job fair at the River Spirit Event Center on May 28.

Filed Under: Openings and Closings
Eastern Cherokees look to hire up to 900 people at new casino (05/14)
The $110 million Harrah’s Cherokee Valley River Casino and Hotel will open later this summer.

Filed Under: Openings and Closings
Shoshone-Bannock Tribes plan for $35M expansion of casino (05/14)
The Fort Hall Casino will be expanding to the site of the adjacent Shoshone-Bannock Hotel and Event Center.

Filed Under: Openings and Closings
Cherokee Nation to debut $80M casino near Arkansas border (05/13)
The tribe created another 300 jobs at the new Cherokee Casino in Roland, set to open May 19.

Filed Under: Openings and Closings | Regulation
Former Yakama Nation casino board director disputes ouster (05/12)
Shay-Anne Spencer, the former chairwoman of the board of directors, plans to file an ethics complaint against the tribal council.

Filed Under: Openings and Closings | Regulation
Yakama Nation removes casino board for mismanagement (05/11)
The three members of the board of directors were accused of mismanaging a $90 million expansion project.

Filed Under: Openings and Closings
Chemehuevi Tribe close to breaking ground on a new casino (05/08)
Chairman Charles Wood said the tribe is 'one signature away' from starting work on a new facility that will include a 48-room hotel.

Filed Under: Openings and Closings
Eastern Cherokees schedule another job fair for $110M casino (04/21)
The Harrah’s Cherokee Valley River Casino and Hotel is due to open later this year.

Filed Under: Business Deals | Casino Stalker
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.

Filed Under: Openings and Closings
Colville Tribes plan ceremonial debut of $68M casino next month (04/16)
The official opening of the 12 Tribes Resort and Casino will take place sometime this summer.

Filed Under: Openings and Closings
Eastern Shoshone Tribe sets job fairs for $28M casino expansion (04/14)
Construction on the new Shoshone Rose Casino on the Wind River Reservation in Wyoming is expected to begin in June.

Filed Under: Openings and Closings
Eastern Shoshone Tribe finalizing $27M casino expansion plan (04/10)
The Shoshone Rose Casino will see a 65-room hotel, a larger gaming floor, an outdoor patio, conference rooms, a swimming pool and a coffee bar.

Filed Under: California | Litigation | Openings and Closings
Chumash Tribe legal team 'laughed' at suit over casino expansion (04/09)
Chairman Vincent Armenta said the tribe's reservation is indeed a reservation despite claims from an opposition group.

Filed Under: California | Litigation | Openings and Closings
Chumash Tribe and leaders sued over $160M casino expansion (04/08)
An opposition group claims the casino site was never placed in trust and is not part of the tribe's reservation.

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