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Cowlitz Tribe debuts convenience store and gas station on gaming anniversary

Cowlitz Tribe debuts convenience store and gas station on gaming anniversary (April 22, 2019)

It's been two years since the Cowlitz Tribe opened its long-awaited gaming facility and business only continues to grow.

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.

Cowlitz Tribe told to turn over video of alleged attack at casino

Cowlitz Tribe told to turn over video of alleged attack at casino (January 8, 2019)

Video of an alleged attack at the Cowlitz Tribe's casino in Washington has been ordered to be released.

Cowlitz Tribe sues to block release of video of alleged attack

Cowlitz Tribe sues to block release of video of alleged attack (November 13, 2018)

The Cowlitz Tribe doesn't want video of an alleged attack at its casino being made public.

Grand Ronde Tribes place site of former racetrack on the market

Grand Ronde Tribes place site of former racetrack on the market (August 28, 2018)

The Confederated Tribes of Grand Ronde will not be developing a former racetrack near Oregon's largest city.

Cowlitz Tribe offers treatment services for gambling addiction

Cowlitz Tribe offers treatment services for gambling addiction (July 17, 2018)

The Cowlitz Tribe is offering treatment for gambling addiction with funding from its casino in Washington state.

Gaming market in Oregon survives after Cowlitz Tribe opens casino

Gaming market in Oregon survives after Cowlitz Tribe opens casino (May 25, 2018)

The Cowlitz Tribe recently celebrated the first anniversary of its gaming facility in Washington and its neighbors in Oregon have survived just fine.

Tribes continue to weigh impact of Supreme Court ruling on sports betting

Tribes continue to weigh impact of Supreme Court ruling on sports betting (May 18, 2018)

Tribes are welcoming the opportunity to engage in sports betting following a landmark U.S. Supreme Court decision.

Pamunkey Tribe partners with billionaire developer in push for casino

Pamunkey Tribe partners with billionaire developer in push for casino (April 25, 2018)

The recently recognized Pamunkey Tribe is working with a billionaire developer as it seeks to open the first casino in Virginia, an endeavor characterized by numerous hurdles.

Cowlitz Tribe debuts event center as it celebrates casino anniversary

Cowlitz Tribe debuts event center as it celebrates casino anniversary (April 10, 2018)

The Cowlitz Tribe is celebrating the first anniversary of its gaming facility with the unveiling of new events center.

Cowlitz Tribe kept paying casino employee even after she left job

Cowlitz Tribe kept paying casino employee even after she left job (March 12, 2018)

The Cowlitz Tribe is suing a former casino employee to recover $13,672.01 in mistaken wages,

Cowlitz Tribe on track to open event center on first anniversary of gaming facility

Cowlitz Tribe on track to open event center on first anniversary of gaming facility (November 28, 2017)

It's been nearly seven months since the Cowlitz Tribe opened its long-awaited casino in Washington but expansion plans are already in motion.

Cowlitz Tribe reports strong turnouts a month after casino debut

Cowlitz Tribe reports strong turnouts a month after casino debut (May 31, 2017)

Business appears to be booming at the ilani Casino Resort, Washington's newest tribal gaming facility.

Confederated Tribes of Siletz Indians unveil unique casino project

Confederated Tribes of Siletz Indians unveil unique casino project (May 2, 2017)

The project is seen as a way to keep gaming dollars in Oregon from going to neighboring Washington.

Cowlitz Tribe welcomes big crowd to $510M casino in Washington

Cowlitz Tribe welcomes big crowd to $510M casino in Washington (April 25, 2017)

It took more than a decade but the tribe kept fighting for the right to return to its homelands in Washington.

Cowlitz Tribe enters law enforcement deal as casino debut nears

Cowlitz Tribe enters law enforcement deal as casino debut nears (April 19, 2017)

The agreement allows officers in Clark County, Washington, to enforce the law on the reservation.

Cowlitz Tribe announces April 24 opening for long-awaited casino

Cowlitz Tribe announces April 24 opening for long-awaited casino (April 17, 2017)

The ilani Casino Resort in Washington survived a slew of legal challenges and is the first gaming facility approved in the wake of a major Supreme Court decision.

Supreme Court declines to hear yet another Indian Country case

Supreme Court declines to hear yet another Indian Country case (April 17, 2017)

In a positive move for tribal interests, the nation's highest court refused to reopen a lawsuit that targeted the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation.

Cowlitz Tribe unveils $32M highway project as casino debut nears

Cowlitz Tribe unveils $32M highway project as casino debut nears (April 5, 2017)

It's been a big week so far for the Washington-based tribe.

Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe praises development in casino dispute

Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe praises development in casino dispute (April 3, 2017)

The U.S. Supreme Court's good news continues to spread across Indian Country.

Cowlitz Tribe thanks Secretary Zinke as casino opening approaches

Cowlitz Tribe thanks Secretary Zinke as casino opening approaches (April 3, 2017)

Chairman Bill Iyall praised the new leader of the Department of the Interior for supporting the tribe's land-into-trust efforts.

Cowlitz Tribe brings even more food options to forthcoming casino

Cowlitz Tribe brings even more food options to forthcoming casino (March 31, 2017)

The ilani Casino Resort in Washington is set to open in late April with four high-end eateries.

Cowlitz Tribe brings Michael Jordan's Steakhouse to new casino

Cowlitz Tribe brings Michael Jordan's Steakhouse to new casino (March 28, 2017)

The ilani Casino Resort in Washington is due to open in late April.

Cowlitz Tribe secures approval to offer liquor as casino debut nears

Cowlitz Tribe secures approval to offer liquor as casino debut nears (March 22, 2017)

All the pieces are falling into place as the tribe prepares to open the ilani Casino Resort in late April.

Cowlitz Tribe casino seen as impacting lottery revenues in Oregon

Cowlitz Tribe casino seen as impacting lottery revenues in Oregon (March 21, 2017)

Video lottery sales are projected to fall $110 million a year once ilani Casino Resort opens in Washington.

Supreme Court considers petition in casino land-into-trust dispute

Supreme Court considers petition in casino land-into-trust dispute (March 20, 2017)

The Cowlitz Tribe will debut a long-awaited casino in April unless non-Indian opponents convince the court to take up the case.

Trump administration given more time for appeal in tribal gaming case

Trump administration given more time for appeal in tribal gaming case (March 17, 2017)

The Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe was forced to stop work on a $1 billion gaming facility in Massachusetts by an ongoing lawsuit.

Trump administration backs Cowlitz Tribe in Supreme Court brief

Trump administration backs Cowlitz Tribe in Supreme Court brief (March 7, 2017)

The filing comes as the Washington tribe prepares to open a $400 million casino in a matter of weeks.

Trump team gets another extension in Supreme Court tribal casino case

Trump team gets another extension in Supreme Court tribal casino case (February 20, 2017)

President Donald Trump has an unusual connection to the dispute -- he once tried to partner with the Cowlitz Tribe, whose casino is the subject of a closely-watched lawsuit.

Cowlitz Tribe getting closer to April opening of long-awaited casino

Cowlitz Tribe getting closer to April opening of long-awaited casino (February 9, 2017)

The tribe is on its way to putting 1,100 people to work at the ilani Casino Resort in Washington.

Trump team gets more time for brief in Supreme Court tribal casino case

Trump team gets more time for brief in Supreme Court tribal casino case (January 31, 2017)

The new president once tried to partner with the Cowlitz Tribe for a casino that's now before the nation's highest court.

Cowlitz Tribe hosts job far as opening date for casino approaches

Cowlitz Tribe hosts job far as opening date for casino approaches (January 12, 2017)

The ilani Casino Resort is due to open April 17 as opponents seek to derail it at the U.S. Supreme Court.

Cowlitz Tribe sees huge interest for positions at fast-rising casino

Cowlitz Tribe sees huge interest for positions at fast-rising casino (November 17, 2016)

The tribe is hiring more than 1,000 people to work at the ilani Casino Resort in Washington.

Cowlitz Tribe starts searching for employees of fast-rising casino

Cowlitz Tribe starts searching for employees of fast-rising casino (November 14, 2016)

The tribe will be hiring more than 1,000 people to work at the ilani Casino Resort in Washington.

Cowlitz Tribe remains confident as casino opponents file appeal

Cowlitz Tribe remains confident as casino opponents file appeal (November 9, 2016)

The U.S. Supreme Court rarely accepts cases but this one might be attractive because it involves one of their prior decisions.

Cowlitz Tribe faces one more legal hurdle before opening casino

Cowlitz Tribe faces one more legal hurdle before opening casino (November 1, 2016)

Non-Indian opponents are asking the U.S. Supreme Court to hear a closely-watched land-into-trust case.

Grand Ronde Tribes drop legal challenge to Cowlitz Tribe casino

Grand Ronde Tribes drop legal challenge to Cowlitz Tribe casino (October 31, 2016)

Grande Ronde leaders have changed their mind and won't try to prevent a fellow tribe from joining the Indian gaming industry.

Cowlitz Tribe spends $32M for highway project at new casino

Cowlitz Tribe spends $32M for highway project at new casino (October 27, 2016)

The work will ease traffic for the new ilani Casino Resort, due to open in April 2017.

Cowlitz Tribe announces more executives for fast-rising casino

Cowlitz Tribe announces more executives for fast-rising casino (October 20, 2016)

The ilani Casino Resort in Washington remains on track for an opening in April 2017.

Grand Ronde Tribes still working on plans at former racetrack

Grand Ronde Tribes still working on plans at former racetrack (September 21, 2016)

Has a public relations firm spilled the beans on a new tribal gaming facility in Oregon?

Tribes clash over new casino but agree on #NoDAPL movement

Tribes clash over new casino but agree on #NoDAPL movement (September 20, 2016)

The Cowlitz Tribe is calling out the non-Indian allies of the Grand Ronde Tribes, because those allies have a financial connection to the Dakota Access Pipeline.

Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe in limbo after decision on casino site

Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe in limbo after decision on casino site (September 13, 2016)

Work stopped on the First Light Resort and Casino after a federal judge's decision created uncertainty about the tribe's land-into-trust application.

Grand Ronde Tribes ask Supreme Court to hear casino land case

Grand Ronde Tribes ask Supreme Court to hear casino land case (September 13, 2016)

Is Indian Country ready for another Carcieri decision? Leaders of an Oregon tribe hope you are.

Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe awaits word on role in casino lawsuit

Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe awaits word on role in casino lawsuit (August 31, 2016)

Opponents are trying to stop the Massachusetts tribe from building a casino in their backyard.

Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe hails bid to reconsider casino ruling

Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe hails bid to reconsider casino ruling (August 25, 2016)

The Obama administration is defending the the tribe's ability to follow the land-into-trust process.

Grand Ronde Tribes might stand alone in battle against new casino

Grand Ronde Tribes might stand alone in battle against new casino (August 22, 2016)

Opponents of the Cowlitz Tribe's new casino haven't decided whether they will pursue further appeals in the long-running case.

Grand Ronde Tribes keep battling Cowlitz Tribe's casino in court

Grand Ronde Tribes keep battling Cowlitz Tribe's casino in court (August 17, 2016)

The Oregon tribe expects to lose a lot of business once the Washington tribe's casino opens in April 2017.

Opinion: Court decisions appear in conflict on tribal gaming rights

Opinion: Court decisions appear in conflict on tribal gaming rights (August 15, 2016)

Two federal court decisions decided one day apart considered the definitions of 'Indian' under the Indian Reorganization Act.

Non-Indian backers cite Cowlitz Tribe in bid for new casino in Oregon

Non-Indian backers cite Cowlitz Tribe in bid for new casino in Oregon (August 8, 2016)

Despite losing at the polls in the past, two non-Indian developers are reviving plans for a gaming facility outside Portland, Oregon.

Indian law experts debate outcomes in two land-into-trust cases

Indian law experts debate outcomes in two land-into-trust cases (August 4, 2016)

The U.S. Supreme Court's decision in Carcieri v. Salazar continues to generate uncertainty for tribes across the nation.