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Filed Under: Connecticut
Connecticut tribes face threat from casinos in Massachusetts (02/26)
Fitch Ratings warns of problems when two commercial casinos opening in the neighboring state.

Filed Under: Connecticut | Openings and Closings
Mashantucket Tribe sets opening date for casino outlet mall (02/19)
The Tanger Outlets at Foxwoods Resort Casino will open May 21 and employ 900 people.

Filed Under: Connecticut | Opinion
Editorial: Tribes in Connecticut need to discuss gaming options (02/18)
It is time for Connecticut's tribal casinos to make their play.

Filed Under: Compacts | Connecticut | Legislation
Connecticut lawmaker drops slot machine bill after tribes object (02/09)
The proposal would have relieved tribes of their revenue sharing obligations, tribal officials said.

Filed Under: Connecticut | Openings and Closings
Mohegan Tribe to issue $123M in bonds for new hotel at casino (02/06)
The tribe will build a standalone hotel at the Mohegan Sun amid an expansion of gaming in New England.

Filed Under: Compacts | Connecticut
Tribes discuss gaming concerns with lawmakers in Connecticut (01/21)
A commercial casino in neighboring Massachusetts is a major issue.

Filed Under: Connecticut
Connecticut tribes finally see increase in slot machine wagering (01/16)
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe reported the first increases in slot machine wagering since 2013.

Filed Under: Connecticut | Opinion
Opinion: Another casino isn't answer to Connecticut's problems (12/18)
Writer opposes a joint casino for the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe.

Filed Under: Connecticut
Man charged for leaving son alone at Mashantucket Tribe casino (12/11)
Tribal police found a three-year-old boy wandering alone in the casino hotel.

Filed Under: Connecticut | Litigation
Mashantucket Tribe hired convicted council member at casino (12/08)
Steven Thomas was hired for the job after he pleaded guilty and remains there even though he is under a banishment order.

Filed Under: Connecticut
WBUR: Bad luck for Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation at casino (12/05)
Not that long ago, Foxwoods was minting money for the tribe: a million dollars a day just from the slots.

Filed Under: Connecticut | Opinion
Opinion: Connecticut's fortunes tied to future of Indian gaming (12/02)
Writer links falling tribal gaming revenues to holes in the Connecticut budget.

Filed Under: Connecticut
Mashantucket Tribe hits rough spot as gaming revenues falter (12/01)
Per capita payments at one point were $750,000 a year.

Filed Under: Connecticut
Mashantucket Tribe seeks to expand sale of alcohol at casino (11/28)
Currently, liquor service stops a at 1am on weekdays and 2am on weekends.

Filed Under: Connecticut
Mashantucket Tribe looks to shift revenues away from gaming (11/26)
Gaming accounts for 80 percent of the revenue at Foxwoods Resort Casino, a percentage that the new CEO wants to change.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker | Connecticut
Mashantucket Tribe still thinking about Massachusetts casino (11/25)
The tribe's new gaming executive won't say whether the plan is still on the table.

Filed Under: Connecticut
Mashantucket Tribe hires new executive for gaming operation (11/20)
Felix Rappaport has 34 years of hospitality, gaming and entertainment experience.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker | Connecticut
Mohegan Tribe passed over for second casino in Pennsylvania (11/19)
The license instead went to the operators of an existing commercial facility in Maryland.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker | Compacts | Connecticut
Meeting planned for potential third tribal casino in Connecticut (11/18)
A bill could be introduced in the next legislative session to authorize a joint facility.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker | Connecticut
Pequot Tribe is open to gaming partnership with Mohegan Tribe (11/17)
Both tribes have seen gaming revenues suffer and a new casino could counter competition from neighboring Massachusetts.

Filed Under: Connecticut | Opinion
Editorial: Questions about another tribal casino in Connecticut (11/14)
Newspaper questions whether the state will benefit from another tribal casino as gaming options expand in the region.

Filed Under: Connecticut | Opinion
Editorial: Just say no to another tribal casino in Connecticut (11/13)
Newspaper says another tribal casino won't help the state compete with a growing number of options in Massachusetts and other states.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker | Connecticut
Mohegan Tribe floats proposal of joint casino in Connecticut (11/12)
A facility near the Massachusetts border could help keep gaming revenues in Connecticut.

Filed Under: Connecticut | Openings and Closings
Mashantucket Tribe to open outlet mall at casino in May 2015 (11/07)
The 300,000-square-foot mall will feature 82 stores.

Filed Under: Connecticut
Connecticut tribes see another decline in slot machine revenue (10/16)
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation reported a whopping 19.6 percent decline in slot revenue.

Filed Under: Connecticut
Study: Crime dropped after Connecticut tribes opened casinos (10/08)
The professor who conducted the study was surprised by the results.

Filed Under: Connecticut
Mashantucket Tribe not in active talks to restructure casino debt (10/06)
The tribe failed to make a payment in August and has taken another hit to its credit rating.

Filed Under: Connecticut
Mashantucket Tribe's gaming executive to resign next month (09/18)
Scott Butera served as CEO of the Foxwoods Resort Casino for nearly four years.

Filed Under: Connecticut
Connecticut tribes see another decline in slot machine revenues (09/16)
Connecticut's two federally recognized tribes saw another decline in slot machine revenues for the month of August 2014 but the picture wasn't as bad as usual.

Filed Under: Connecticut | Openings and Closings
Mashantucket Tribe to open retail concourse at casino on Friday (08/26)
The concourse at the Foxwoods Resort Casino features clothing, electronics, food and Native arts and crafts.

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