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Tule River Tribe continues long push to relocate casino

Tule River Tribe continues long push to relocate casino (January 15, 2020)

The Tule River Tribe continues to make strides toward moving its casino to a new location in California.

Enterprise Rancheria debuts long-awaited 'Hard Rock' casino

Enterprise Rancheria debuts long-awaited 'Hard Rock' casino (November 18, 2019)

With a customary guitar smash, the Estom Yumeka Maidu Tribe of the Enterprise Rancheria opened a casino in partnership with the Seminole Tribe's well-known Hard Rock brand.

Tule River Tribe gains federal approval to move casino

Tule River Tribe gains federal approval to move casino (November 5, 2019)

The Trump administration says the Tule River Tribe can move its casino to a new site but the governor of California must agree too.

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.

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.

Ho-Chunk Nation makes major progress on off-reservation casino

Ho-Chunk Nation makes major progress on off-reservation casino (May 31, 2019)

The Ho-Chunk Nation is getting closer to a decision on a long-awaited gaming project in Wisconsin.

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.

'Shameful': Little River Band blames rival tribes for delaying off-reservation casino

'Shameful': Little River Band blames rival tribes for delaying off-reservation casino (March 19, 2019)

The Little River Band of Ottawa Indians continues to wait for a decision on a long-awaited off-reservation casino in Michigan.

Ho-Chunk Nation ready to move forward with off-reservation casino

Ho-Chunk Nation ready to move forward with off-reservation casino (March 18, 2019)

'We're patient and persistent so whenever the approval process wraps up, we will be ready.'

Coquille Tribe 'still very frustrated' with long wait for land decision

Coquille Tribe 'still very frustrated' with long wait for land decision (February 19, 2019)

It's been more four years since the Coquille Tribe started the land-into-trust process and there's still no word of a decision.

Ho-Chunk Nation announces plans for expansion of gaming facility

Ho-Chunk Nation announces plans for expansion of gaming facility (February 5, 2019)

The Ho-Chunk Nation is looking to add a hotel, convention center and more gaming space to its facility in Madison, the capital of Wisconsin.

Ho-Chunk Nation sees support for off-reservation casino

Ho-Chunk Nation sees support for off-reservation casino (December 13, 2018)

The Ho-Chunk Nation is moving forward with a $405 million development in Beloit, Wisconsin.

Public hearings set for two off-reservation casinos in Midwest

Public hearings set for two off-reservation casinos in Midwest (December 10, 2018)

The Midwest regional office of the Bureau of Indian Affairs is busy with off-reservation gaming projects.

Tribes remain at odds over new gaming developments in Oregon

Tribes remain at odds over new gaming developments in Oregon (December 5, 2018)

The Cow Creek Band of Umpqua Tribe doesn't want the Coquille Tribe to open a new casino.

Little River Band takes major step forward with casino bid

Little River Band takes major step forward with casino bid (November 26, 2018)

It's only taken three years but the Bureau of Indian Affairs is finally moving forward on an off-reservation casino in Michigan.

Ho-Chunk Nation prepares for public hearing on casino project

Ho-Chunk Nation prepares for public hearing on casino project (November 19, 2018)

The Bureau of Indian Affairs is taking public comments on the proposed Ho-Chunk Nation casino in Wisconsin.

Ho-Chunk Nation takes step forward with off-reservation casino

Ho-Chunk Nation takes step forward with off-reservation casino (November 12, 2018)

The Ho-Chunk Nation's off-reservation casino is finally moving forward in a more politically-friendly environment in Wisconsin.

Cow Creek Band no longer pursuing gaming partnership with Oregon

Cow Creek Band no longer pursuing gaming partnership with Oregon (November 1, 2018)

Two tribes remain locked in a long-running battle over gaming in Oregon.

Coquille Tribe questions governor's push to expand gaming options

Coquille Tribe questions governor's push to expand gaming options (October 29, 2018)

The Coquille Tribe is wondering why Gov. Kate Brown (D), who is running for her first full term in office, wants to expand the Oregon Lottery.

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.

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.

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.

Tule River Tribe headed to D.C. to lobby for off-reservation casino

Tule River Tribe headed to D.C. to lobby for off-reservation casino (March 22, 2018)

The Tule River Tribe is bringing its off-reservation casino proposal to a top Republican lawmaker in Washington, D.C.

Ho-Chunk Nation still waiting for action on off-reservation casino

Ho-Chunk Nation still waiting for action on off-reservation casino (February 6, 2018)

President Wilfrid Cleveland: 'We've had great feedback from the White House on this.'

Agua Caliente Band starts land-into-trust process for another casino

Agua Caliente Band starts land-into-trust process for another casino (January 23, 2018)

The Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians is moving forward with plans for a third gaming facility in southern California.

Ho-Chunk Nation committed to off-reservation casino despite uncertainty in Trump era

Ho-Chunk Nation committed to off-reservation casino despite uncertainty in Trump era (December 19, 2017)

The Ho-Chunk Nation remains committed to an off-reservation casino in Wisconsin despite uncertainty created by the Trump administration.

Tule River Tribe pursues off-reservation casino amid big change in Washington

Tule River Tribe pursues off-reservation casino amid big change in Washington (October 5, 2017)

The Tule River Tribe is pursuing an off-reservation casino as the Trump administration seeks to change the rules of the game.

Ho-Chunk Nation sees support from Congress in bid for off-reservation casino

Ho-Chunk Nation sees support from Congress in bid for off-reservation casino (September 25, 2017)

Four Democrats in Congress are calling on the Trump administration to approve an off-reservation casino for the Ho-Chunk Nation in Wisconsin.

White Earth Nation sticks by casino project despite delay in environmental review

White Earth Nation sticks by casino project despite delay in environmental review (September 19, 2017)

Tribes are used to long waits at the federal level but the White Earth Nation is discovering that local governments most just as slowly on casino projects.

Tule River Tribe updates gaming compact amid push for off-reservation casino

Tule River Tribe updates gaming compact amid push for off-reservation casino (September 6, 2017)

The Tule River Tribe signed a new Class III gaming compact that recognizes plans for an off-reservation casino in California.

Ho-Chunk Nation outlines optimistic schedule for stalled off-reservation casino

Ho-Chunk Nation outlines optimistic schedule for stalled off-reservation casino (August 9, 2017)

The Ho-Chunk Nation thinks it can open an off-reservation in Wisconsin in 2021 even though there's been little movement on the federal level.

Ho-Chunk Nation sees more support for off-reservation casino in Wisconsin

Ho-Chunk Nation sees more support for off-reservation casino in Wisconsin (July 21, 2017)

Members of Congress, state lawmakers and local officials are rushing to support the Ho-Chunk Nation's gaming project despite a lack of movement at the federal level.

Ho-Chunk Nation remains hopeful for off-reservation casino in Wisconsin

Ho-Chunk Nation remains hopeful for off-reservation casino in Wisconsin (July 19, 2017)

The Ho-Chunk Nation and supporters are hoping the Trump administration will approve the tribe's off-reservation casino in Wisconsin.

Tule River Tribe moves forward with $180M casino at new location

Tule River Tribe moves forward with $180M casino at new location (May 12, 2017)

The scoping report for the new Eagle Mountain Casino has been released but it's only a small step in a long process.

Wilton Rancheria slams non-Indian interests for fighting casino

Wilton Rancheria slams non-Indian interests for fighting casino (January 10, 2017)

The tribe has made significant progress on its land-into-trust application but outsiders are trying to derail the $400 million project.

Shawnee Tribe poised to win approval for off-reservation casino

Shawnee Tribe poised to win approval for off-reservation casino (January 6, 2017)

The Bureau of Indian Affairs has concluded that a lengthy environmental impact statement isn't needed for the project in Oklahoma.

Tule River Tribe starts lengthy process to move casino to new site

Tule River Tribe starts lengthy process to move casino to new site (January 5, 2017)

The tribe must gain approval from the Bureau of Indian Affairs as well as the governor of California.

Los Coyotes Band still waiting for answer on off-reservation casino

Los Coyotes Band still waiting for answer on off-reservation casino (January 4, 2017)

The Bureau of Indian Affairs has yet to make a decision on the project in Barstow, California.

Cheryl Schmidt: Public kept in the dark on Wilton Rancheria casino

Cheryl Schmidt: Public kept in the dark on Wilton Rancheria casino (December 14, 2016)

A group called Stand Up for California is trying to derail the California tribe's plan.

Wilton Rancheria takes a huge step forward with casino project

Wilton Rancheria takes a huge step forward with casino project (December 13, 2016)

With just a few weeks left in the Obama administration, the Bureau of Indian Affairs is delivering a big decision for the California tribe.

Manzanita Band off-reservation casino plan appears to be dead

Manzanita Band off-reservation casino plan appears to be dead (December 12, 2016)

The 60-acre site that was slated for the development has been sold, according to a local radio station.

Little River Band payment puts gaming revenue sharing at $32.1M

Little River Band payment puts gaming revenue sharing at $32.1M (December 9, 2016)

This year, the tribe shared more than $1.58 million with local communities and schools in Michigan.

Redding Rancheria restarts process to replace existing casino

Redding Rancheria restarts process to replace existing casino (November 28, 2016)

Plans call for a 140,000 square-foot casino, a hotel with about 250 rooms, retail and an event/convention center at a much larger site.

Pokagon Band secures historic approval to restore homeland in Indiana

Pokagon Band secures historic approval to restore homeland in Indiana (November 23, 2016)

The tribe is making history with approval of the first land-into-trust application in Indiana.

Wilton Rancheria sees more local support for $400M casino project

Wilton Rancheria sees more local support for $400M casino project (November 2, 2016)

Chairman Raymond Hitchcock will be updating business leaders on the project on November 18.

Wilton Rancheria continues to make progress on casino project

Wilton Rancheria continues to make progress on casino project (October 20, 2016)

The tribe is pursuing a $400 million development in Elk Grove, California.