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Schaghticoke Tribal Nation questions exclusion from casino processFiled Under: Connecticut | Legislation
Schaghticoke Tribal Nation questions exclusion from casino process (02/05)
Chief Richard Velkly said the state of Connecticut is violating the U.S. Constitution by not allowing his tribe to pursue a potential casino.

Connecticut won't allow another tribe to pursue potential casinoFiled Under: Connecticut | Legislation
Connecticut won't allow another tribe to pursue potential casino (02/03)
The Schaghticoke Tribal Nation was quickly rebuffed by a state official after announcing it was joining the game.

Don Vaccaro: Connecticut tribes need another casino to address competitionFiled Under: Connecticut | Opinion
Don Vaccaro: Connecticut tribes need another casino to address competition (02/01)
Since the Connecticut casinos opened more than two decades ago, they have contributed roughly $7 billion to the Connecticut Special Revenue Fund, as well as billions to the state economy and countless direct and indirect jobs.

Airport touts hotel as spot for new tribal casino in ConnecticutFiled Under: Casino Stalker | Connecticut
Airport touts hotel as spot for new tribal casino in Connecticut (01/28)
The Connecticut Airport Authority believes an interim casino can open within six months at the hotel in Hartford.

Cowlitz Tribe plans to debut long-awaited casino in spring of 2017Filed Under: Openings and Closings
Cowlitz Tribe plans to debut long-awaited casino in spring of 2017 (01/27)
Construction is underway at the $500 million Cowlitz Casino and Entertainment Resort in Washington.

Opinion: Connecticut puts too much focus on a new tribal casinoFiled Under: Connecticut | Opinion
Opinion: Connecticut puts too much focus on a new tribal casino (01/21)
It's time our state government begins to get serious about making the structural changes necessary to attract and keep productive business and begins to look at instruments other than gambling for moving Connecticut forward.

Mohegan Tribe fires employees accused of major theft at casinoFiled Under: Connecticut | Regulation
Mohegan Tribe fires employees accused of major theft at casino (01/20)
Two former employees of the Mohegan Sun Pocono, a commercial facility in Pennsylvania, are accused of conspiring with a frequent patron to steal $418,793 from slot machines.

Connecticut tribes see mixed results in slot machine revenuesFiled Under: Connecticut
Connecticut tribes see mixed results in slot machine revenues (01/15)
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation reported a 4.1 percent increase in revenues while the Mohegan Tribe saw a 3.5 percent decline.

Tribal facilities land on top of Yahoo Travel's list of best casinosFiled Under: California | Connecticut | Public Relations
Tribal facilities land on top of Yahoo Travel's list of best casinos (01/13)
The Mohegan Tribe, the United Auburn Indian Community and the Morongo Band of Mission earned the top three spots.

Site identified as potential location for tribal casino in ConnecticutFiled Under: Casino Stalker | Connecticut
Site identified as potential location for tribal casino in Connecticut (01/06)
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe are considering five bids from four communities as they seek to counteract competition from neighboring Massachusetts.

Tribes in Connecticut delay decision on host for potential casinoFiled Under: Casino Stalker | Connecticut | Litigation
Tribes in Connecticut delay decision on host for potential casino (01/05)
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe still believe they can beat a rival non-Indian developer to the market.

Mohegan Tribe sets opening date for $130M hotel at casinoFiled Under: Connecticut | Openings and Closings
Mohegan Tribe sets opening date for $130M hotel at casino (12/18)
The Earth Hotel features 400 rooms and joins the existing 1,200-room Sky Hotel at Mohegan Sun.

Tribes in Connecticut report stable returns on slot machinesFiled Under: Connecticut
Tribes in Connecticut report stable returns on slot machines (12/17)
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation reported a slot machine win of $38 million while the Mohegan Tribe saw $47.7 million.

Connecticut tribes delay decision on host community for casinoFiled Under: Connecticut
Connecticut tribes delay decision on host community for casino (12/14)
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe had planned to select a new casino site by December 15 but said they needed more time to review the proposals.

Cowlitz Tribe closes on financing for long-delayed $550M casinoFiled Under: Business Deals | Openings and Closings
Cowlitz Tribe closes on financing for long-delayed $550M casino (12/09)
The Cowlitz Casino and Entertainment Resort will be located on the tribe's 152-acre reservation in Clark County, Washington.

Woman faces trial for $25K chip stolen at Mohegan Tribe casinoFiled Under: Connecticut
Woman faces trial for $25K chip stolen at Mohegan Tribe casino (12/08)
Moira Canty, 42, allegedly stole the gaming chip from another patron at the Mohegan Sun and tried to cash it out.

Tribes in Connecticut increase slot payouts as competition growsFiled Under: Connecticut
Tribes in Connecticut increase slot payouts as competition grows (12/07)
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe are paying out at higher rates at gaming options increase in New England.

Non-Indian firm wants to join tribes in pursuing new casino in ConnecticutFiled Under: Connecticut | Litigation
Non-Indian firm wants to join tribes in pursuing new casino in Connecticut (12/04)
MGM Resorts International claims the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe have been given an unfair advantage by the state of Connecticut.

Mohegan Tribe employee accused of cheating casino out of $78KFiled Under: Connecticut
Mohegan Tribe employee accused of cheating casino out of $78K (12/03)
A table games dealer who has worked at Mohegan Sun since the day it opened is accused of overpaying a gambler and taking some of the earnings.

Connecticut tribes consider proposals for third gaming faciltyFiled Under: Connecticut
Connecticut tribes consider proposals for third gaming facilty (11/25)
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe are hoping to address competition from neighboring Massachusetts.

Mohegan Tribe signs partner for $5B casino proposal in KoreaFiled Under: Business Deals | Casino Stalker | Connecticut
Mohegan Tribe signs partner for $5B casino proposal in Korea (11/24)
The Mohegan Sun Inspire project features a foreigners-only casino, a hotel complex, a 20,000-seat arena, shops, restaurants and other amenities.

David Collins: Shame on Eric Holder for opposing tribal casinoFiled Under: Connecticut | Opinion
David Collins: Shame on Eric Holder for opposing tribal casino (11/23)
Shame on the former attorney general for using the prestige of his former government title to help some Vegas gambling moguls steal business from two Connecticut American Indian tribes.

Connecticut tribes report declines in slot machine revenuesFiled Under: Connecticut
Connecticut tribes report declines in slot machine revenues (11/17)
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation saw a 3.0 percent drop while the Mohegan Tribe saw a 1.7 percent drop.

Dan Haar: Tribal casino a bad idea for airport in ConnecticutFiled Under: Casino Stalker | Connecticut | Opinion
Dan Haar: Tribal casino a bad idea for airport in Connecticut (11/12)
If the Connecticut Airport Authority has its way, Bradley will become the first airport in the nation to open a casino on premises, not across the street, but alongside the terminals, or maybe right smack in a terminal building itself.

Non-Indian developer seeks another casino in Rhode IslandFiled Under: Casino Stalker | Connecticut
Non-Indian developer seeks another casino in Rhode Island (11/11)
The facility would be located just 380 feet from the Massachusetts border.

Connecticut tribes receive five proposals for joint casinoFiled Under: Connecticut
Connecticut tribes receive five proposals for joint casino (11/09)
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe plan to select a host community by December 15.

Former head of DOJ backs non-Indian gaming firm over tribesFiled Under: Connecticut | Litigation
Former head of DOJ backs non-Indian gaming firm over tribes (10/29)
Eric Holder and his law firm are representing MGM Resorts International, whose executives want to prevent two tribes in Connecticut from opening a new casino.

Connecticut tribes see more interest for joint gaming facilityFiled Under: Connecticut
Connecticut tribes see more interest for joint gaming facility (10/21)
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe believe a new casino will address competition from neighboring Massachusetts.

Connecticut tribes await proposals for a new gaming facilityFiled Under: Casino Stalker | Connecticut | Legislation | Litigation
Connecticut tribes await proposals for a new gaming facility (10/14)
At least two communities along a major interstate are interested in hosting a new casino for the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe.

Tribes in Connecticut report increases in slot machine revenuesFiled Under: Connecticut
Tribes in Connecticut report increases in slot machine revenues (10/12)
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation saw a 3.2 percent increase while the Mohegan Tribe saw a 2.7 percent increase.

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