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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.

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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.

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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).

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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 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.

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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.

Filed Under: Compacts | Litigation | Opinion
Editorial: Tohono O'odham Nation drops 'rogue casino' on state (04/20)
Someone needed to stand up for the principle of the people's vote in 2002 authorizing tribal gambling compacts.

Filed Under: Compacts | Openings and Closings | Regulation
Arizona agency threatens to block Tohono O'odham Nation casino (04/17)
The tribe has already started construction on the West Valley Resort and plans to open an initial facility by the end of the year.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker | Openings and Closings
Ho-Chunk Nation looks to develop property adjacent to casino (04/06)
The tribe owns 49 acres next to Ho-Chunk Gaming Madison that could be used for a sports complex, museum and entertainment venues.

Filed Under: California | Casino Stalker | Compacts | Litigation
Off-reservation gaming dead in tracks after California election (04/06)
Gov. Jerry Brown (D) takes a big step back after two off-reservation casinos he approved ran into major opposition.

Filed Under: California | Casino Stalker | Compacts | Litigation
Patrick Sullivan: North Fork Rancheria in long drama for casino (04/03)
The state won't negotiate another Class III gaming compact so the tribe is in federal court in hopes of compelling talks.

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Little River Band announces departure of casino general manager (04/02)
Wendell Long, a member of the Choctaw Nation, is leaving after two years on the job.

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Ho-Chunk Nation off-reservation casino deal goes 3 more years (04/01)
The tribe and supporters are still waiting for the Bureau of Indian Affairs to release a draft environmental impact statement for the casino in Beloit.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker | Compacts
BIA rejects Menominee Nation off-reservation gaming compact (03/30)
Even if Gov. Scott Walker (R) had approved the controversial casino in Kenosha, the agreement would have been rejected by the federal government.

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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: Legislation | Openings and Closings
House panel backs bill to block Tohono O'odham Nation casino (03/26)
The tribe is already building the facility on land that was placed in trust in July 2014.

Filed Under: California | Casino Stalker
Scotts Valley Band rumored to be interested in casino project (03/20)
The tribe's plan for an off-reservation casino was shot down by the Bureau of Indian Affairs in 2002.

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: Openings and Closings
Ho-Chunk Nation continues work on expansion plan for casinos (03/19)
The tribe plans to add hotels, restaurants and other amenities at four facilities as it pursues an off-reservation casino.

Filed Under: California | Casino Stalker | Compacts | Litigation
North Fork Rancheria sues California for off-reservation casino (03/18)
The tribe claims Gov. Jerry Brown (D) won't negotiate in good faith after voters rejected a compact last November.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker | Opinion
Opinion: Bad gamble on Little River Band off-reservation casino (03/18)
Muskegon County cannot afford the luxury of an Indian casino.

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