Subscribe to our Daily Digest e-mail

Quote of the Day

“What’s beautiful about having women leadership, family isn’t left out.” read quote >>>

— Theresa Sheldon, Tulalip Tribes Board of Directors' Secretary

Victor Rocha
Why I'm Attending ICE Totally Gaming This Year
Follow Victor On:
Facebook
Twitter
 
Indian Gaming: Latest News
4:05pm 8-21-2017
 
 
article Cuomo to Senecas: Continue payments or state will put a casino in Niagara Falls
(New York) -- The Cuomo administration, frustrated at the Seneca Nation’s decision to stop making casino revenue sharing payments, is threatening to permit a new,...
article Tribes Pleased With Congressional Sports Betting Bill Draft, But Philosophical Split Remains
(USA) -- Draft federal legislation to repeal a national sports betting prohibition and regulate the activity goes a long way toward resolving concerns by American Indian...
article Comanche Nation sues fed gvt over new Chickasaw casino near Texas border
(Oklahoma) -- In Oklahoma, the federal government is being sued by the Comanche Nation over a rival casino currently being built in the small town of Terral in Jefferson...
article Calif. Tribe’s Challenge Of DOI Casino Approval Tossed [sub req]
(California) -- A California federal court has denied the Picayune Rancheria of Chukchansi Indians' suit challenging a U.S. Department of the Interior decision to...
article Kla-Mo-Ya Casino breaks ground on new development
(Washington) -- Construction is underway for the new Kla-Mo-Ya Casino expansion in Chiloquin after several years of planning. The construction will see the building of a...
article Appeals court upholds Florida man's terror plot sentence
(Florida) -- A Florida appeals court has affirmed the conviction and sentence of a man convicted three years ago as part of a terror plot. Acting U.S. Attorney W....
article Former Winnebago councilman sentenced for theft from tribe
(Nebraska) -- A former Winnebago Tribal Council member was placed on probation Monday for theft from the tribe's casino. Chief U.S. District Judge Laurie Camp Smith...
 
 
Native News: Latest News
3:50pm 8-21-2017
 
 
article Native American Tribes Eye Lucrative Marijuana Market
(Washington D.C.) -- An increasing number of Native American tribes are looking to the marijuana business to break the poverty on reservations, but they are treading...
article ‘Wild and Culturally Rich’ Celebrations of the Total Solar Eclipse in Indian Country
(USA) -- A handful of Native reservations and casinos in and near the “path of totality” welcomed an influx of tourists this weekend to celebrate today...
article Teachers lack confidence to talk about residential schools, study says
(Ontario) -- A study suggests that while teachers may want to instruct about residential schools and include Indigenous culture in their classrooms, they don't feel...
article Amid Trans Mountain uncertainty, pro-pipeline Indigenous peoples make a pitch for development
(British Columbia) -- Some Indigenous leaders in B.C. scored a major victory recently after they successfully lobbied Premier John Horgan to join a legal fight to stop...
article Major health study 'by Inuit, for Inuit' set to get underway in Nunavik
(Canada) -- A major health study for Inuit in Nunavik is about to get underway, nearly 15 years after the last study highlighted a number of health and food security...
article HUD Secretary Wants Consultation with Tribes on Indian Housing
(Washington D.C.) -- The new Secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban Development is placing a priority on consultation with tribes on the Indian housing...
article OP/ED: 'Justice delayed' worth the wait to bury Native American children
(Pennsylvania) -- One quote attributed to William Penn is, “To delay justice is injustice.” There have been variations of the platitude, but its meaning is...
article Governor declares drought disaster in 31 counties, 6 reservations
(Montana) -- Governor Steve Bullock issued an executive order on Friday declaring a drought disaster in 31 counties and six Indian Reservations. According to a press...
 
 
Gaming: Latest News
3:49pm 8-21-2017
 
 
article State treasurer: Pennsylvania will run out of money to pay bills on Aug. 29
(Pennsylvania) -- Top state officials are warning that Pennsylvania's deficit-strapped government is rapidly approaching a more severe stage in its 7-week-old budget...
article Turnover continues at Rivers Casino in Schenectady as workforce exceeds 1,100
(New York) -- Just over 1,100 people work at Rivers Casino and Resort six months after it opened in Schenectady, New York — but finding and keeping qualified...
article NY commercial poker rooms generated $764k in July
(New York) -- According to an official report issue by The New York State Gaming Commission, New York casinos generated $764k in poker revenue during the month of July....
article Greenville leaders debate how to spend local casino revenue
(Mississippi) -- Leaders in one Mississippi city want to put all the local casino revenue into the city budget instead of giving some to the schools. Greenville expects...
article HENDERSON: Lesniak’s vision for an internet gambling mecca is puzzling
(Washington D.C.) -- Earlier this month, New Jersey Senator Ray Lesniak stated: "I've changed my mission from making New Jersey the Silicon Valley of Internet gaming to...
article The company that’s in the business of stopping you accessing online gambling
(The Internet) -- There’s plenty of reasons why stopping people from accessing online gambling might be a good thing. You might be trying to prevent a problem...
article The Money Lost at Macau Table Games Will Shock You
(Macau) -- Macau is by far the biggest gambling market in the world, generating $31 billion in gambling revenue over the past year, compared to just $6.5 billion on the...
 

visionary sponsor advertisement

sponsor advertisement