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Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribes move forward with casino expansion

Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribes move forward with casino expansion (December 3, 2019)

Citizens of the Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribes approved a limited waiver of sovereign immunity in order to obtain financing for a gaming project.

Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribes receive commitment letter from Bank of America

Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribes receive commitment letter from Bank of America (October 30, 2019)

The Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribes are moving forward with the renovation and expansion of the Lucky Star Casino in Watonga, Oklahoma.

Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribal Tribune: Battle brews over gaming compacts

Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribal Tribune: Battle brews over gaming compacts (July 15, 2019)

Tribes have already shared more than $1.2 billion in gaming revenues with the state of Oklahoma and the new governor wants more.

Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribal Tribune: Groundbreaking set for casino expansion

Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribal Tribune: Groundbreaking set for casino expansion (April 29, 2019)

The Lucky Star Casino in Watonga, Oklahoma, is getting a five-story hotel, a conference center and more gaming space.

Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribes sue former partners for failed online gaming site

Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribes sue former partners for failed online gaming site (October 2, 2017)

The Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribes are suing their former partners over a failed online poker website.

Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribes see property once used as casino lot go up for sale

Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribes see property once used as casino lot go up for sale (July 31, 2017)

A property in Oklahoma that was once used as a casino parking lot has gone up for sale but the Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribes can't buy it.

Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribes lose access to parking lot at casino

Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribes lose access to parking lot at casino (June 5, 2017)

The owner of the lot next to the Lucky Star Casino in Clinton, Oklahoma, barricaded his property after the Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribes stopped paying him to lease the land.

Iowa Tribe misses deadline again to launch internet poker project

Iowa Tribe misses deadline again to launch internet poker project (May 23, 2017)

Meanwhile, the National Indian Gaming Commission appears to be looking into the company that is behind the effort.

Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribes oust casino executives due to fraud

Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribes oust casino executives due to fraud (May 2, 2017)

The tribe's former gaming director arranged an unusual deal that appeared to benefit him financially.

Iowa Tribe acquires majority stake in internet gaming company

Iowa Tribe acquires majority stake in internet gaming company (December 15, 2016)

The Oklahoma tribe is still hoping to launch a real-money gambling website despite repeated delays

Iowa Tribe seeks decision in favor of PokerTribe.Com gaming site

Iowa Tribe seeks decision in favor of PokerTribe.Com gaming site (April 7, 2016)

The state of Oklahoma won't oppose the certification of an arbitration award that said gaming website was permissible under the Class III gaming compact.

Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribes celebrate opening of 6th casino

Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribes celebrate opening of 6th casino (January 28, 2016)

The new Lucky Star Casino is located at the tribe's travel center in Hammon, Oklahoma.

Cheyenne & Arapaho Tribal Tribune: Gaming website resurfaces

Cheyenne & Arapaho Tribal Tribune: Gaming website resurfaces (January 14, 2016)

The Iowa Nation of Oklahoma released a media statement announcing the launch of the Pokertribe.com online gambling website in 2016.

Analysis: Cheyenne-Arapaho Tribes in limbo for online gaming

Analysis: Cheyenne-Arapaho Tribes in limbo for online gaming (August 11, 2014)

New leadership of the Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribes of Oklahoma pulled the plug on an Internet poker site but writer wonders whether it should be resurrected.

Column: Gaming firm helped preserve Sand Creek massacre site

Column: Gaming firm helped preserve Sand Creek massacre site (April 3, 2014)

Columnist explains how a gaming company helped pave the way for the Sand Creek Massacre National Historic Site in Colorado.

Firm says it put $40M in Cheyenne-Arapaho Tribes gaming site

Firm says it put $40M in Cheyenne-Arapaho Tribes gaming site (February 18, 2014)

A company that has been working with the Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribes of Oklahoma says it put $40 million into an Internet gaming site.

Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribes kill plans for Internet gaming site

Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribes kill plans for Internet gaming site (February 17, 2014)

It looks like the Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribes of Oklahoma are getting out of the Internet gaming business for now.

Oklahoma backs Cheyenne-Arapaho Tribes in compact case

Oklahoma backs Cheyenne-Arapaho Tribes in compact case (February 4, 2014)

The state of Oklahoma is supporting the Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribes in a dispute over a Class III gaming compact that authorizes Internet wagering.

Cheyenne-Arapaho Tribes sue BIA over Class III gaming deal

Cheyenne-Arapaho Tribes sue BIA over Class III gaming deal (January 2, 2014)

The Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribes of Oklahoma are suing the Bureau of Indian Affairs for rejecting a Class III gaming compact.

Tribes across nation looking to enter Internet gaming industry

Tribes across nation looking to enter Internet gaming industry (December 11, 2013)

Tribes across the nation are looking to jump into the Internet gaming business.

Cheyenne-Arapaho Tribes  submit revised casino pact to BIA

Cheyenne-Arapaho Tribes submit revised casino pact to BIA (October 1, 2013)

The Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribes of Oklahoma submitted a revised Class III gaming compact to the Bureau of Indian Affairs in response to concerns raised by the agency.

Cheyenne-Arapaho Tribes press for approval of Internet pact

Cheyenne-Arapaho Tribes press for approval of Internet pact (August 1, 2013)

The tribe agreed to share 20 percent of revenues from Internet games with the state of Oklahoma.

Cheyenne-Arapaho Tribes spent $6.8M on Internet gaming site

Cheyenne-Arapaho Tribes spent $6.8M on Internet gaming site (April 11, 2013)

The Universal Entertainment Group was paid even as the tribe was involved in a leadership dispute that nearly resulted in the freezing of $6.4 million in its bank accounts.

Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribes agree to shut online gaming site

Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribes agree to shut online gaming site (April 8, 2013)

A new Class III gaming compact with the state of Oklahoma addresses Internet gaming.

Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribes  to break ground on fifth casino

Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribes to break ground on fifth casino (June 29, 2011)

The Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribes of Oklahoma will break ground on a new casino today. The casino is in Hammon, in western Oklahoma. It's near a major interstate and about 50 miles from the Texas border. The casino will be...

 Six injured after     Cheyenne-Arapaho  Tribes casino tent collapses

Six injured after Cheyenne-Arapaho Tribes casino tent collapses (July 8, 2010)

Six people were injured after a tent outside the casino owned by the Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribes of Oklahoma collapsed on Tuesday. A crew was preparing for a concert on Wednesday night when a sudden storm hit the Lucky...

NIGC issues an apology of sorts to attorney from Oklahoma

NIGC issues an apology of sorts to attorney from Oklahoma (May 27, 2010)

The National Indian Gaming Commission issued a "letter of regret" to an Oklahoman attorney who used to do work for the Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribes. The letter said an audit of tribal gaming revenues that mentioned Rick Grellner was not...

NIGC: Firm coerced Cheyenne-Arapaho Tribes

NIGC: Firm coerced Cheyenne-Arapaho Tribes (May 27, 2009)

A gaming company unduly influenced the Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribes of Oklahoma by purchasing votes, paying for trips and providing the salary a key tribal regulator, the National Indian Gaming Commission said In a reversal of a prior decision, NIGC...

NIGC audits Cheyenne-Arapaho gaming revenues

NIGC audits Cheyenne-Arapaho gaming revenues (June 25, 2008)

The National Indian Gaming Commission recently concluded an audit of the Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribes of Oklahoma. The NIGC said $8.8 million in gaming revenues was diverted to a bank account controlled by the tribe's treasurer, who is now a...

Cheyenne-Arapaho gaming revenues being audited

Cheyenne-Arapaho gaming revenues being audited (January 9, 2008)

The National Indian Gaming Commission, as well as a team of private auditors, are investigating the gaming revenues of the Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribes of Oklahoma. The NIGC is trying to determine whether the tribe is using its revenues according...

Casino firm fights Cheyenne-Arapaho takeover

Casino firm fights Cheyenne-Arapaho takeover (August 28, 2007)

A gaming management company is suing leaders of the Cheyenne-Arapaho Tribes of Oklahoma, accusing them of an illegal casino takeover. Gov. Darrell Flyingman took control of the tribe's Lucky Star Casinos on August 19. He acted when the National Indian...

NIGC voids Cheyenne-Arapaho management contract

NIGC voids Cheyenne-Arapaho management contract (May 17, 2007)

The National Indian Gaming Commission on Wednesday nullified the management contract between the Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribes of Oklahoma and Southwest Casino and Hotel Corporation. NIGC Chairman Phil Hogen refused to extend the existing contract. He said Southwest and tribal...

 Cheyenne-Arapaho Tribes feud over casino contract

Cheyenne-Arapaho Tribes feud over casino contract (April 5, 2007)

Members of the Cheyenne-Arapaho Tribes of Oklahoma are feuding over a contract with a gaming company. At a general council meeting this past Saturday, tribal members approved the contract with Southwest Casino and Hotel Corp. Tempers ran so high that...