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Tribes sue Trump administration after being excluded from coronavirus relief program

Tribes sue Trump administration after being excluded from coronavirus relief program (April 27, 2020)

Three Indian nations whose businesses were excluded from the first round of the Paycheck Protection Program say they were denied millions of dollars in coronavirus relief.

National Indian Gaming Association postpones annual convention

National Indian Gaming Association postpones annual convention (March 16, 2020)

The 2020 Indian Gaming Tradeshow and Convention is being rescheduled in light of coronavirus concerns in California.

NIGA keeps close watch on coronavirus ahead of annual convention

NIGA keeps close watch on coronavirus ahead of annual convention (March 6, 2020)

The National Indian Gaming Association is getting ready for another successful tradeshow.

Umatilla Tribes reopen casino after addressing coronavirus

Umatilla Tribes reopen casino after addressing coronavirus (March 5, 2020)

The Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indian Reservation reopened their gaming facility after addressing fears connected to the coronavirus in Oregon.

Umatilla Tribes shut down casino and takes precautions as coronavirus hits Indian Country

Umatilla Tribes shut down casino and takes precautions as coronavirus hits Indian Country (March 2, 2020)

A casino employee tested 'presumptive positive' for the coronavirus, prompting the Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indian Reservation into action.

Jamul Indian Village serves unique brand of wine at casino

Jamul Indian Village serves unique brand of wine at casino (December 2, 2019)

Diners at the casino owned by the Jamul Indian Village can enjoy a wine connected to the tribe's history.

Chemehuevi Tribe sets grand opening for new casino

Chemehuevi Tribe sets grand opening for new casino (November 13, 2019)

After years of work, the Chemehuevi Tribe is finally ready to celebrate.

Agua Caliente Band breaks ground on third gaming facility

Agua Caliente Band breaks ground on third gaming facility (November 5, 2019)

The Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians will open another casino in southern California after winning approval from the federal government.

San Manuel Band brings casino name to new NFL stadium

San Manuel Band brings casino name to new NFL stadium (October 14, 2019)

The San Manuel Band of Mission Indians will be reaching Raiders fans at the team's new home in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Scotts Valley Band sues Trump administration over homelands decision

Scotts Valley Band sues Trump administration over homelands decision (August 29, 2019)

The Scotts Valley Band of Pomo Indians is in court to defend plans for a casino in the Bay Area of California.

Agua Caliente Band moves forward with plans for third gaming facility

Agua Caliente Band moves forward with plans for third gaming facility (August 28, 2019)

The Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians is seeking to open a third casino on land contiguous to the reservation.

Enterprise Rancheria getting closer to debut of long-awaited casino

Enterprise Rancheria getting closer to debut of long-awaited casino (August 14, 2019)

The Estom Yumeka Maidu Tribe of the Enterprise Rancheria is getting ready to welcome guests to its Hard Rock development in California.

Tejon Tribe wins approval for intergovernmental agreement with county

Tejon Tribe wins approval for intergovernmental agreement with county (August 14, 2019)

The future continues to look bright for the Tejon Tribe, just a few years after being restored to federal recognition.

Chemehuevi Tribe looks to revive plan for off-reservation casino

Chemehuevi Tribe looks to revive plan for off-reservation casino (July 31, 2019)

The Chemehuevi Tribe is eyeing an off-reservation casino in California as it completes work on a new facility.

Wilton Rancheria remains optimistic for long-awaited casino

Wilton Rancheria remains optimistic for long-awaited casino (July 16, 2019)

The Wilton Rancheria continues to plan for a late 2020 opening for its casino amid ongoing litigation filed by opponents in California.

Tejon Tribe awaits next steps for $600 million Hard Rock gaming project

Tejon Tribe awaits next steps for $600 million Hard Rock gaming project (July 11, 2019)

The Tejon Tribe is seeking local support in its journey toward self-sufficiency.

Redding Rancheria seeks approval to move casino to new site

Redding Rancheria seeks approval to move casino to new site (June 11, 2019)

The Redding Rancheria is making progress on long-running plans to relocate its casino to a bigger site in northern California.

Tejon Tribe lines up big partner for long-awaited gaming development

Tejon Tribe lines up big partner for long-awaited gaming development (June 4, 2019)

The Tejon Tribe continues to make progress on a casino in central California.

Tule River Tribe takes another step toward relocation of casino

Tule River Tribe takes another step toward relocation of casino (May 31, 2019)

The Tule River Tribe is getting closer to a decision from the Trump administration.

Timbisha Shoshone Tribe sues Trump administration over stalled casino

Timbisha Shoshone Tribe sues Trump administration over stalled casino (May 29, 2019)

Is a prominent Republican lawmaker from California holding back the Timbisha Shoshone Tribe?

VIDEO: Buena Vista Rancheria celebrates grand opening of long-awaited casino

VIDEO: Buena Vista Rancheria celebrates grand opening of long-awaited casino (May 21, 2019)

It took more than a decade but the Buena Vista Rancheria of Me-Wuk Indians finally achieved success.

Pauma Band hits end of the line with labor sovereignty case

Pauma Band hits end of the line with labor sovereignty case (May 20, 2019)

It wasn't all good news from the U.S. Supreme Court as the Pauma Band of Luiseño Indians was turned away in a closely-watched labor sovereignty case.

Coyote Valley Tribe announces minimum wage increase amid casino milestone

Coyote Valley Tribe announces minimum wage increase amid casino milestone (May 8, 2019)

The Coyote Valley Tribe is celebrating 25 years in the Indian gaming industry with some big changes.

Tejon Tribe finally sees action on long-awaited gaming development

Tejon Tribe finally sees action on long-awaited gaming development (May 2, 2019)

It's taking longer than expected but the Tejon Tribe is inching closer to a casino in California.

Buena Vista Rancheria announces grand opening for long-awaited casino

Buena Vista Rancheria announces grand opening for long-awaited casino (April 2, 2019)

It's taken more than a decade and the Buena Vista Rancheria of Me-Wuk Indians is ready to celebrate.

Indian gaming industry grows in revenues but not in number of facilities

Indian gaming industry grows in revenues but not in number of facilities (March 27, 2019)

The number of tribal casinos has remained relatively the same in recent years despite overall growth in revenues.

Enterprise Rancheria celebrates major milestone at long-awaited casino

Enterprise Rancheria celebrates major milestone at long-awaited casino (February 14, 2019)

It's only taken 17 years but the Estom Yumeka Maidu Tribe of the Enterprise Rancheria is finally going to open a casino.

Chicken Ranch Rancheria undertakes casino expansion with eye toward future growth

Chicken Ranch Rancheria undertakes casino expansion with eye toward future growth (February 4, 2019)

The Chicken Ranch Rancheria of Me-Wuk Indians is making plans to grow the tribal economy.

Wilton Rancheria scores another win in long-running fight over homelands

Wilton Rancheria scores another win in long-running fight over homelands (January 25, 2019)

Opponents of the Wilton Rancheria are on the losing end of yet another ruling in federal court.

'Morongo has come a long way': Morongo Band starts work on casino expansion

'Morongo has come a long way': Morongo Band starts work on casino expansion (January 9, 2019)

The Morongo Band of Mission Indians is celebrating a major project at its casino in southern California.

Wilton Rancheria slated to break ground on long-awaited gaming facility

Wilton Rancheria slated to break ground on long-awaited gaming facility (January 9, 2019)

The Wilton Rancheria is looking forward to another big year of achievements in California.

Pechanga Band quickly wins approval for naming rights deal

Pechanga Band quickly wins approval for naming rights deal (December 6, 2018)

The Pechanga Band's naming rights came as a surprise to local officials and to the tribe which previously held them.

Enterprise Rancheria sees progress on 'Hard Rock' development

Enterprise Rancheria sees progress on 'Hard Rock' development (November 29, 2018)

The Enterprise Rancheria and the Seminole Tribe are working together on a long-awaited casino in California.

Cahuilla Band breaks ground on new gaming facilty with hotel

Cahuilla Band breaks ground on new gaming facilty with hotel (November 16, 2018)

The Cahuilla Band of Indians will be adding a 57-room hotel to its new casino in southern California.

Wilton Rancheria secures approval of gaming management agreement

Wilton Rancheria secures approval of gaming management agreement (November 5, 2018)

The Wilton Rancheria is moving closer toward its goal of self-sufficiency.

'At this point, we're suing': Tribes upset with handling of non-Indian gaming facilities

'At this point, we're suing': Tribes upset with handling of non-Indian gaming facilities (October 29, 2018)

Tribes are threatening to sue the state of California for failing to crack down on non-Indian card rooms.

Those 'injuns': Timbisha Shoshone Tribe faces racism in casino bid

Those 'injuns': Timbisha Shoshone Tribe faces racism in casino bid (October 16, 2018)

The Timbisha Shoshone Tribe continues to face vehement opposition to a proposed casino.

Leaders of Pinoleville Pomo Nation can be sued for alleged fraud

Leaders of Pinoleville Pomo Nation can be sued for alleged fraud (October 8, 2018)

A gaming developer claims it invested nearly $5.4 million in a casino that never got off the ground.

Santa Ynez Band of Chumash Indians updates gaming agreement

Santa Ynez Band of Chumash Indians updates gaming agreement (October 4, 2018)

The Santa Ynez Band of Chumash Indians is waiting on federal approval for its new Class III gaming compact.

Report confirms continued growth in Indian gaming industry

Report confirms continued growth in Indian gaming industry (October 3, 2018)

The latest issue of Casino City’s Indian Gaming Industry Report is out, showing 3.9 percent growth in tribal revenues.

Graton Rancheria converts space at casino into smoke-free area

Graton Rancheria converts space at casino into smoke-free area (October 3, 2018)

Patrons can now enter and gamble at the Graton Rancheria without coming into contact with secondhand smoke.

A 'milestone': Tule River Tribe moves forward with casino plan

A 'milestone': Tule River Tribe moves forward with casino plan (September 26, 2018)

Comments are being accepted on the Tule River Tribe's casino impact study and a public meeting has been scheduled.

Cast and crew of Smoke Signals reunites for 20th anniversary

Cast and crew of Smoke Signals reunites for 20th anniversary (September 25, 2018)

The National Indian Gaming Association is hosting a special screening of Smoke Signals during its upcoming convention.

Trinidad Rancheria plans 100-room hotel adjacent to casino

Trinidad Rancheria plans 100-room hotel adjacent to casino (September 24, 2018)

The Trinidad Rancheria is seeking a federal loan guarantee to finance a 100-room hotel in northern California.

Tule River Tribe takes major step forward with casino relocation plan

Tule River Tribe takes major step forward with casino relocation plan (September 20, 2018)

The Bureau of Indian Affairs is finally releasing an environmental review for the Tule River Tribe's casino relocation project.

Wilton Rancheria moves forward with gaming management agreement

Wilton Rancheria moves forward with gaming management agreement (September 13, 2018)

The Wilton Rancheria is working with a subsidiary of Boyd Gaming on a long-awaited casino in California.

Manzanita Band off-reservation gaming project officially declared dead

Manzanita Band off-reservation gaming project officially declared dead (September 4, 2018)

An off-reservation casino near the U.S. border with Mexico has been declared dead.

Timbisha Shoshone Tribe wins approval for update to casino agreement

Timbisha Shoshone Tribe wins approval for update to casino agreement (August 17, 2018)

The Timbisha Shoshone Tribe secured approval for an updated casino agreement but not after some heated discussion.

New Bureau of Indian Affairs leader takes action on gaming

New Bureau of Indian Affairs leader takes action on gaming (August 16, 2018)

Tara Sweeney might have been kept out of view by the Trump administration but that doesn't mean she hasn't been working hard in Washington.

'It's monumental for me': Mechoopda Tribe wins local support for casino

'It's monumental for me': Mechoopda Tribe wins local support for casino (August 15, 2018)

After nearly two decades of battles, the Mechoopda Tribe has finally won local support for its long-delayed casino in California.