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Filed Under: California | Legislation | Opinion
Opinion: Voters approve gambling expansions in three states (11/06)
New York Times reporter Josh Barro discusses the increasing dependence of state governments on gaming.

Filed Under: Compacts | Legislation
South Dakota voters support initiative for more Class III games (11/05)
The prospect of additional games fueled support for Amendment Q in Indian Country.

Filed Under: Compacts | Legislation
Tribes in South Dakota would benefit from gaming referendum (10/30)
Tribes can currently offer slot machines and limited card games.

Filed Under: Compacts | Legislation
Ballot proposal authorizes more Class III games in South Dakota (10/22)
Constitutional Amendment Q opens the door to roulette, keno and craps and tribal casinos and non-Indian facilities in Deadwood.

Filed Under: Compacts
Oglala Sioux Tribe might open third casino under new compact (10/17)
President Bryan Brewer said the casino could be located on the northern part of the Pine Ridge Reservation.

Filed Under: Compacts
Oglala Sioux Tribe to install more slot machines with compact (10/13)
The new deal authorizes up to 750 slot machines at the tribe's two casinos.

Filed Under: Compacts | Openings and Closings
Native Sun News: Oglala Sioux Tribe in compact negotiations (07/11)
The Oglala Sioux Tribe is currently in negotiations with the state of South Dakota on its current gaming compact and may move to expand its gaming operations.

Filed Under: Compacts
Oglala Sioux Tribe in negotiations for Class III gaming compact (07/04)
Current agreement limits the tribe to 250 slot machines.

Filed Under: Compacts | Openings and Closings
South Dakota tribes looking for ways to grow gaming operations (04/11)
South Dakota tribes are seeing a growth in gaming revenue, according to Casino City's Indian Gaming Report.

Filed Under: Openings and Closings
Oglala Sioux Tribe starts marketing campaign to promote casino (03/31)
The Oglala Sioux Tribe of South Dakota is hoping to draw more people to its casino.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker
Lower Brule Sioux Tribe touts benefits of off-reservation casino (03/28)
The Lower Brule Sioux Tribe of South Dakota has completed a draft environmental impact statement and an economic impact study for its proposed off-reservation casino.

Filed Under: Legislation
Winnebago Tribe sees support for Class III casino in Nebraska (02/06)
The board of commissioners in Dakota County, Nebraska, voted to support a Class III facility for the Winnebago Tribe.

Filed Under: Legislation
Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe supports expansion of gaming (01/30)
An attorney for the Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe testified in support of a proposal to expand gaming options in South Dakota.

Filed Under: California | Compacts | Federal Register
BIA publishes notices for recent Class III gaming compacts (01/21)
The Bureau of Indian Affairs has published notices in the Federal Register of four Class III gaming compacts.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker
City opposes Lower Brule Sioux Tribe off-reservation casino (10/24)
The city of Oacama, South Dakota, is opposing an off-reservation casino for the Lower Brule Sioux Tribe.

Filed Under: Casino Stalker | Openings and Closings
Editorial: Move slowly on Lower Brule Sioux Tribe's casino bid (08/22)
Newspaper says more answers are needed about off-reservation casino proposed by the Lower Brule Sioux Tribe of South Dakota: The town of Oacoma is not yet ready to give its support to a proposed American Indian casino that would be...

Filed Under: Casino Stalker | NIGC
Lower Brule Sioux Tribe hosts off-reservation casino meeting (08/21)
The Lower Brule Sioux Tribe of South Dakota hosted a meeting on Tuesday night to discuss its off-reservation casino. Only about 20 people showed up, The Aberdeen American News reported. But Phil Hogen, a former chairman of the National Indian...

Filed Under: Casino Stalker
Lower Brule Sioux Tribe to discuss off-reservation casino plan (08/19)
The Lower Brule Sioux Tribe will meet with officials in Oacoma, South Dakota, to discuss plans for an off-reservation casino. The tribe wants to build a $34 million casino on a 91-acre site that was taken into trust in 2011....

Filed Under: Casino Stalker
Shakopee Tribe grant helps Lower Brule Sioux Tribe with casino (07/12)
A grant from the Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community of Minnesota is helping the Lower Brule Sioux Tribe of South Dakota pursue an off-reservation casino. The Shakopee Tribe announced a $500,000 grant to the Lower Brule Sioux Tribe. Of the amount,...

Filed Under: Casino Stalker
BIA seeks comments on Lower Brule Sioux Tribe casino project (07/11)
The Bureau of Indian Affairs is moving forward with an off-reservation casino application for the Lower Brule Sioux Tribe of South Dakota. The tribe wants to build a $34 million casino on a 91-acre site that was taken into trust...

Filed Under: Casino Stalker
Lower Brule Sioux Tribe submits off-reservation casino bid (05/23)
The Lower Brule Sioux Tribe of South Dakota is asking the Obama administration to approve an off-reservation casino. The tribe wants to build a $34 million casino on a 91-acre site that was taken into trust in 2011. The site...

Filed Under: Casino Stalker
Lower Brule Sioux Tribe proceeds with off-reservation casino (04/18)
The Lower Brule Sioux Tribe of South Dakota has submitted an off-reservation casino application to the Bureau of Indian Affairs. The tribe wants to build a $34 million casino on a 91-acre site that was taken into trust in 2011....

Filed Under: California | Connecticut | Public Relations
Indian Gaming Industry Report shows boost in tribal revenue (02/27)
Tribal casinos took in $27.427 billion in 2011, an increase of 3.4 percent, according to Casino City’s Indian Gaming Industry Report. "Despite a sluggish economy in 2011, Indian gaming sustained a modest growth to bring it above its pre-recession gaming...

Filed Under: Public Relations
Gambler hits $1M slots jackpot at Oglala Sioux Tribe's casino (02/19)
Valentine's Day turned out to be an extra special day for a man and his wife at the casino owned by the Oglala Sioux Tribe of South Dakota. Gordon "Bud" Thompson won $1,037,375.93 on a slot machine at the...

Filed Under: Casino Stalker
Lower Brule Sioux Tribe prepares off-reservation casino plan (02/13)
The Lower Brule Sioux Tribe of South Dakota expects to submit its off-reservation casino application to the Bureau of Indian Affairs next month, a developer said. The tribe wants to build a $34 million casino on a 91-acre site that...

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