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More on: off-reservation
Filed Under: Openings and Closings
Keweenaw Bay Indian Community weighs casino expansion plans (08/25)
Tribal leaders are considering an expansion of the Ojibwa Casino in Baraga and renovations at another facility in Marquette.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker | Meetings
Shawnee Tribe works with Chickasaw Nation work on casino plan (08/24)
Global Gaming Solutions, a Chickasaw subsidiary, plans to manage the Golden Mesa Casino in Oklahoma's panhandle.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker | Compacts
Wisconsin governor paid $2.2M to law firm for tribal casino work (08/20)
Gov. Scott Walker (R), now a 2016 presidential candidate, hired an out-of-state firm because he said he needed help making a decision on the Menominee Nation's off-reservation casino bid.

Filed Under: California | Casino Stalker
Chemehuevi Tribe sees room for second off-reservation casino (08/19)
The Los Coyotes Band is already in the process and the Chemehuevi Tribe hopes to join the race soon.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker
Former Menominee Nation off-reservation casino site for sale (08/19)
The tribe's dreams of a Hard Rock Casino were dashed by Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R), now a 2016 presidential candidate, earlier this year.

Filed Under: California | Casino Stalker | Opinion
Chemehuevi Tribe to resubmit bid for off-reservation casino (08/13)
The Chemehuevi Tribe will be resubmitting a land-into-trust application for an off-reservation casino in Barstow, California.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker | Land Acquisitions | Litigation
Mayor believes BIA decision coming soon on Sault Tribe casino (08/12)
The land-into-trust application for a site Lansing, Michigan, has been pending for 11 months.

Filed Under: Compacts | Connecticut | New York | Public Relations
American Gaming Association stakes claim in presidential race (08/12)
The Republican field includes a handful of contenders with somewhat negative records on Indian gaming.

Filed Under: California | Casino Stalker
Rep. Cook supports Los Coyotes Band off-reservation casino (08/07)
The Bureau of Indian Affairs still hasn't made a decision on a project that has been in the works for more than a decade.

Filed Under: California | Casino Stalker
Los Coyotes Band still waiting for off-reservation casino ruling (08/05)
The Bureau of Indian Affairs apparently asked for more information even though an environmental review was completed more than a year ago.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker | Land Acquisitions | Litigation
Sault Tribe remains confident in off-reservation gaming dispute (08/04)
The tribe wants to build the $245 million Kewadin Lansing Casino in Lansing, a project supported by the mayor.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker | Openings and Closings
Kalispel Tribe sees golf course purchase as way to boost casino (08/04)
The Kalispels are facing potential competition from the Spokane Tribe, whose off-reservation casino awaits a decision by Gov. Jay Inslee (D).

Filed Under: Casino Stalker
Republican who killed Menominee Nation casino opens campaign (07/14)
Tribal leaders believe Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) rejected the $800 million casino because he was thinking about his presidential race.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker | Opinion
Editorial: Washington doesn't need another off-reservation casino (07/09)
If tribes can place casinos on ancestral or aboriginal lands, rather than on reservations, then where does it end?

Filed Under: Litigation | Openings and Closings
Tohono O'odham Nation faces state in court in new casino lawsuit (07/03)
The case has been assigned to a federal judge who has already issued a slew of rulings in the tribe's favor.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker
BIA releases scoping report for Coquille Tribe Class II facility (06/30)
The document comes as another community seeks to participate in the review process for the $26 million Cedars at Bear Creek.

Filed Under: Business Deals | Casino Stalker
Spokane Tribe partners with Hard Rock for off-reservation casino (06/29)
The tribe is hoping to convince Washington Gov. Jay Inslee (D) to sign off on the project.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker | Openings and Closings
Column: Chemehuevi Tribe won't seek off-reservation casino (06/26)
Chairman Charles Wood said the Indian Gaming Regulatory Act makes the process too difficult.

Filed Under: California
Dry Creek Rancheria still working on finances for gaming debt (06/23)
The tribe defaulted on $140 million in gaming debt after another casino opened in the area.

Filed Under: California | Litigation | Openings and Closings
Enterprise Rancheria to break ground on Class II gaming facility (06/19)
The tribe is going with Class II due to reluctance from the state to enter into a Class III compact.

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: 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: 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: California | Compacts | Litigation
Big Lagoon Rancheria awaits move on Class III gaming compact (06/11)
The tribe proved that the state was not negotiating in good faith for a casino on an 11-acre site on the reservation.

Filed Under: California | Casino Stalker
New leader of Chemehuevi Tribe wants to pursue new casino (05/07)
Chairman Charles Wood said a second gaming facility could provide jobs and bring members back to the reservation.

Filed Under: Legislation | Openings and Closings
Tohono O'odham Nation slams action on bill that blocks casino (04/30)
The Keep the Promise Act prevents the tribe from using land that's already been placed in trust for a casino.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker
Little River Band leader vows support for off-reservation casino (04/29)
The tribe hopes to build an $180 million casino at a former racetrack about 80 miles from the reservation.

Filed Under: Legislation | Litigation | Openings and Closings
Senate panel takes up bill to halt Tohono O'odham Nation casino (04/27)
Consideration of the Keep the Promise Act comes as the Congressional Budget Office warns that the federal government could be on the hook for $1 billion or more if the tribe wins a case in court.

Filed Under: Openings and Closings | Regulation
Tohono O'odham Nation vows defense for off-reservation casino (04/23)
Chairman Ned Norris Jr. and local officials criticized the state of Arizona for threatening the West Valley Resort.

Filed Under: Openings and Closings | Regulation
City reaffirms support for Tohono O'odham Nation urban casino (04/22)
The state of Arizona is threatening to block the tribe from opening the facility later this year.

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