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Nevada Gaming

article 'Bill Harrah's name should be carved in marble for how synonymous he is with Reno' (1/17/2020)
(Reno) -- Greg Ferraro remembers being 8 years old and riding his bike to Nixon Avenue in Reno to catch a glimpse of the latest celebrity guest of Bill Harrah. It's...
article SCHUETZ: The Boys’ Club (12/9/2019)
(Nevada) -- I have had jobs in my life I did not like, but I cannot imagine what it must be like to go to work with an underlying fear I might be sexually molested or...
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Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla

article 25 YEARS AGO: Wildhorse Gaming Resort Opens (1/16/2020)
(Oregon) -- Gaming is just like bowling, says one member of the Wildhorse Gaming Commission. It’s a recreational activity meant to entertain its patrons, not break...
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Sports Betting & Tribes

article Ute Mountain Utes plan to open sports book (1/16/2020)
(Colorado) -- The Ute Mountain Ute Tribe plans to open a sports book at its Ute Mountain Casino in Towaoc by May 1. Nicki Green, an attorney with the tribe, said tribal...
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Pala Tribe

article What are casino hosts and why they’ll be your best friend at the resort (1/15/2020)
(California) -- It’s not unusual for L.J. Rojales to receive excited texts and pictures of cruises and Hawaiian vacations to his phone. But he’s not a...
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St. Regis Mohawk

article A sneak peek at sports betting at Akwesasne Mohawk Casino (1/15/2020)
(New York) -- 7 News gets a sneak preview of sports betting at Akwesasne Mohawk Casino. Some of bets are already in at the new Sticks Sports Book and Grill. Want to bet...
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Chickasaw Nation

article Chickasaw Nation unveils new name, logo for Bank2 (1/14/2020)
(Oklahoma) -- The Chickasaw Nation rebranded Bank2 as Chickasaw Community Bank in an unveiling ceremony Tuesday. The new name, Chickasaw Gov. Bill Anoatubby said,...
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Hard Rock Las Vegas

article Hard Rock Hotel & Casino to throw 'Last Great Party Weekend' before final farewell (1/13/2020)
(Las Vegas) -- Hard Rock Hotel & Casino is saying goodbye to Las Vegas with a weekend-long party before it begins its transformation to Virgin Hotels next month. The...
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eSports

article Paid to Play / The professional gamers making millions thanks to Esports (1/12/2020)
(UK) -- The video game industry generated $135 billion in 2018, and thanks to the rise of Esports even players can get themselves a slice of this multi-billion-dollar...
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Pascua Yaqui

article This Tucson chef was named the best in Arizona by a national contest (1/12/2020)
(Arizona) -- There's a brand-new contest in the food industry, and guess who won?! Local chef Roderick LeDesma of PY Steakhouse at Casino del Sol was just named the...
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American Gaming Association

press release AGA Statement on the Responsible Gambling Collaborative's New Effectiveness Principles and Study on Responsible Gaming Funding (1/11/2020)
(Washington D.C.) -- The American Gaming Association has released the following statement after theResponsible Gambling Collaborative announcednew effectiveness...
article AGA’s Bill Miller reflects on 2019, a tremendous year for gaming (12/24/2019)
(Washington D.C.) -- Bill Miller, President and CEO of the American Gaming Association (AGA) has delivered a comprehensive round-up of the year’s big developments...
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Eastern Band of Cherokee

article Council approves term limits for TGC and TCGE boards (1/11/2020)
(North Carolina) -- Following a lengthy debate during its regular session on Thursday, Jan. 9, Tribal Council approved term limits for the TGC (Tribal Gaming Commission...
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Saginaw Chippewa

article Mt. Pleasant: A community with small town feel and big city amenities (1/11/2020)
(Michigan) -- There’s no doubt that Michigan residents like to head north for fun once the snow starts falling and temperatures take a generous dip. Mt. Pleasant...
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Connecticut Gaming

article Judge rules against East Windsor PZC decision on casino liquor sales (1/10/2020)
(Connecticut) -- A Hartford Superior Court judge has ruled in favor of Sofia’s Plaza in a lawsuit over the Planning and Zoning Commission’s approval of the...
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Illinois Gaming

article Par-a-Dice Betting on Sports Gaming To Draw Younger Crowds (1/10/2020)
(Illinois) -- The head of Par-a-Dice Hotel and Casino's parent company says sports betting may be just what's needed to bring people back to a business that'...
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New York Gaming

article Yonkers' Empire City taps executive as new president, chief operating officer (1/10/2020)
(New York) -- Empire City Casino by MGM has tapped gaming and hospitality veteran Ed Domingo as the new president and chief operating officer of the casino and venerable...
article To many, new Schenectady casino really a conference center (12/27/2019)
(New York) -- Not everyone is coming to Schenectady to gamble. The new Rivers Casino & Resort last year hosted almost 200 meetings, conferences and other events, the...
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Wynn Boston Harbor

article Encore Boston Harbor Says It Has Stopped Over 2,500 Minors From Entering Casino (1/10/2020)
(Massachusetts) -- At Encore Boston Harbor in Everett, security personnel turn away between 600 and 800 people with fake or invalid IDs each month and the new casino...
article Thousands of Kids Have Tried to Get into the Encore with Fake IDs (1/10/2020)
(Massachusetts) -- Everybody knows it: This city is just crawling with fake IDs. What do you expect? There are an estimated 138,000 college students roaming around...
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Missouri Gaming

article Missouri voters could decide if they want riverboat gambling along Osage River (1/8/2020)
(Missouri) -- Missouri voters could weigh in at the ballot box about whether to have a riverboat casino along the Osage River. State Representative Rocky Miller, R- Lake...
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Sycuan Tribe

article Sycuan Casino Resort welcomes new General Manager Rob Cinelli (1/7/2020)
(California) -- Sycuan Casino Resort is welcoming a new General Manger to the team. Rob Cinelli is joining Sycuan with big ideas for the new year. With many goals, the...
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Global Gaming Expo (G2E)

article Aristocrat’s Joe Kaminkow talks up new arch of games (1/6/2020)
(Las Vegas) -- Aristocrat brought an impressive arch way full of games to G2E 2019, and Kaminkow talked up the impressive ways it can improve a casino floor.
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Las Vegas Gaming

article Las Vegas bets on Canadians and wins big (1/4/2020)
(Las Vegas) -- Gabriella Di Paolo waited a long time for this trip. Several years ago, the Toronto mom decided to mark her 50th birthday with her first visit to Las...
article Las Vegas: What you will (and one thing you won’t) miss in 2020 (1/4/2020)
(Las Vegas) -- Las Vegas is all about the new, but some places disappear, fading away quietly or exiting with a bang. Travelers who have a favorite dining spot in Vegas...
article 15 Surprising Facts About The Bellagio Hotel In Las Vegas (1/1/2020)
(Las Vegas) -- The Marriage Capital of the World, Sin City, The City that Never Sleeps - Las Vegas, Nevada has many faces. It's no surprise that all the colorful...
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Nottawaseppi Huron

article Sports gambling is legal in Michigan. What does it mean for FireKeepers Casino? (1/3/2020)
(Michigan) -- Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer signed the Lawful Sports Betting Act last month, which allows the Michigan Gaming Control Board to issue sports gambling...
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Rincon Tribe

article Harrah’s Resort Southern California Is About to Get a Whole Lot Hoppier With the Addition of This New Nearby Brewery (1/3/2020)
(California) -- If you’re looking for a San Diego County brew that tastes as rich as its history, look no further than Rincon Reservation Road Brewery: the first...
article Rincon Reservation Road Brewery Opens in San Diego (12/20/2019)
(California) -- The Rincon Band of Luiseño Indians is proud to announce the debut of Rincon Reservation Road Brewery (3R Brewery), the first certified Native American...
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Oklahoma Gaming

article Gaming continues as usual at Oklahoma casinos despite ongoing dispute with state (1/1/2020)
(Oklahoma) -- Slots kept spinning on the Jimmy Buffett’s Margaritaville Casino floor long after the ball dropped at midnight Tuesday, despite the governor’s...
article Businesses in limbo with gaming compact impasse (12/23/2019)
(Oklahoma) -- Oklahoma business owners are caught in the crossfire as tensions mount between the governor and Native American leaders over the future of the state’...
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Tabcorp

article Tabcorp says punters embracing digital venue push (1/1/2020)
(Australia) -- Wagering giant Tabcorp says punters are embracing its effort to merge online and offline betting at its thousands of affiliated pubs and clubs, with a...
article Tabcorp moves on board removal following investor protests (12/10/2019)
(Australia) -- Gambling giant Tabcorp has injected more fresh blood into its boardroom amid investor discontent over some existing directors' length of tenure and...
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California Gaming

article What’s coming to casinos in 2020: New restaurants, hotels and more (12/30/2019)
(California) -- In 2020, expect more growth and development at Southern California casinos. Expect lavish new hotels, more gaming space and additional restaurants. Some...
article California Nations Indian Gaming Association bids farewell to leadership (12/8/2019)
(California) -- The California Nations Indian Gaming Association held a farewell for some of its long-serving executive committee members and staff on Wednesday. Among...
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Labor & Unions

article Over 50% of Red Rock Resort employees reject joining local culinary union (12/29/2019)
(Nevada) -- Red Rock Resorts Inc. has announced that the employees of their Red Rock Casino in Las Vegas have voted no to joining the local culinary union. Over 84% of...
article Red Rock casino employees vote against unionizing (12/22/2019)
(Nevada) -- Station Casinos employees at Red Rock Casino, Resort and Spa have have voted against unionizing. With over 84 percent turnout the workers rejected Culinary...
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Seneca Niagara

article Sports betting begins at the Seneca Niagara Casino in Niagara Falls (12/27/2019)
(New York) -- Gamblers can now bet on their favorite sports team at the Seneca Niagara Casino. The Casino held a “first bet” ceremony today kicking off its...
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Morongo Tribe

article New COO joins Morongo casino amid major expansion, renovation project (12/24/2019)
(California) -- As a longtime guest before he became Morongo Casino Resort & Spa’s new chief operating officer, Richard St. Jean sees several qualities that...
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Sports Betting

article "Both states and tribes are demonstrating they are capable of regulating sports betting with integrity and success" (12/24/2019)
(Nevada) -- The IGI of the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, says each US state legislature must make policy decisions that are unique to its jurisdiction as regards...
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Kansas Gaming

article Boot Hill Casino eager for 20 more years (12/22/2019)
(Kansas) -- The Boot Hill Casino and Resort celebrated its 10th anniversary last week with tables full of dinner, drinks and dice for the enjoyment of its longtime...
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MGM Resorts

article MGM Resorts Is Launching a Doggy Concierge Program to Check on Your Pooch While You Play (12/22/2019)
(USA) -- MGM is going to the to the dogs. Sure, we love a pet friendly resort, but often there’s the caveat that you can’t leave your fur baby in the room...
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Mississippi Band of Choctaw

article Bok Homa Casino celebrates 9th anniversary (12/20/2019)
(Mississippi) -- For the last nine years, the Bok Homa Casino has been entertaining guest from across the Pine Belt. “Nine years,” said Shawn Leader,...
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Winnebago Tribe

article WinnaVegas Casino Resort gets '2019 Best of Gaming' awards (12/15/2019)
(Iowa) -- WinnaVegas Casino Resort recently received numerous “2019 Best of Gaming” awards by Casino Player Magazine, a national publication that specializes...
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Chumash Tribe

article Chumash Business Committee member Mike Lopez named vice chair of state Indian gaming board (12/14/2019)
(California) -- Santa Ynez Band of Chumash Indians Business Committee member Mike Lopez has been elected vice chairman of the California Nations Indian Gaming...
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Seneca Nation

article Want to work at a casino? Seneca Gaming Corporation is hiring! (12/11/2019)
(New York) -- There are now more than 100 jobs available at all three Seneca casino locations in Buffalo, Niagara Falls and Salamanca.
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Muscogee Creek

article River Spirit Casino Resort named 2019’s most popular Uber destination in Oklahoma (12/9/2019)
(Oklahoma) -- Tulsa’s River Spirit Casino Resort, 8330 Riverside Parkway, topped a list released by ride-hailing company Uber announcing the most requested...
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Sports Leagues

article Sports betting adds some sparkle to improving NFL viewership (12/9/2019)
(New York) -- According to New York Giants co-owner Jonathan Tisch, the legalization of sports wagering has contributed significantly to improved NFL television ratings...
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Yavapai-Apache

article Yavapai-Apache Nation appoints Moss as general manager of Cliff Castle Casino Hotel (12/9/2019)
(Arizona) -- Cliff Castle Casino Hotel has appointed Aaron Moss to the position of general manager at Cliff Castle Casino Hotel, 555 Middle Verde Road, Camp Verde....
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Hard Rock

article The world’s first ever guitar-shaped hotel (12/6/2019)
(Florida) -- In a project managed, directed, engineered and installed by DCL (Design Communications Ltd)., Float4, an award-winning creative agency based in Montreal...
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Other News

article Prairie Edge named Retailer of the Year by SD Retailers Association (1/14/2020)
(South Dakota) -- Prairie Edge in Rapid City was named Retailer of the Year at the South Dakota Retailers Association annual banquet in Pierre. Prairie Edge art gallery...
article Global Gaming Business magazine recognizes local casino executives (1/7/2020)
(Connecticut) -- Two of Global Gaming Business magazine’s "25 People to Watch” for 2020 feature Mohegan Sun on their resumes. One of them, Mario...
article Native Edge Institute will be in the Mile High City (12/21/2019)
(Colorado) -- The National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development (The National Center) and the Small Business Administration (SBA) are hosting the first...
article WYMAN: Voice of the Customer (12/10/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- In 2018, in the 24 Las Vegas “Big Strip Casinos”—those generating more than $72 million of gaming revenue—non-gaming revenue made...
article Indigenous shoppers say they were racially profiled at Superstores by Winnipeg police (12/10/2019)
(Winnipeg) -- A Winnipeg woman says she was left feeling humiliated last week after a police officer grabbed and held her by the shoulder until she produced her receipt...
article Coweta woman says she was turned away at bar for tribal ID (12/6/2019)
(Oklahoma) -- Gabriella Chairez, 22, of Coweta told Tulsa's Channel 8 that she was denied buying a drink at the Route 66 Bar in Claremore on Wednesday. Chairez is a...
article Broken Lights Close Alaska Tribal Airport to Night Flights (12/4/2019)
(Alaska) -- An Alaska Native community airport has been unable to receive night flights or medevac flights because of disabled runway lights, officials said. Alaska'...
press release Win Systems united the main operators in Mexico to present its new generation of products (11/27/2019)
(Mexico) -- Win Systems, the leading provider in the gaming and entertainment industry, held an event at the prestigious Saint Regis Hotel in Mexico City where the main...
article HarperCollins to Launch Native-Focused Imprint (11/19/2019)
(New York) -- HarperCollins Children’s Books has announced the debut of Heartdrum, an imprint devoted to publishing books by Native creators that introduce young...
article Most Influential Women in iGaming 2019 (11/19/2019)
(Worldwide) -- It’s no secret that women are under-represented at the highest levels of the igaming industry. Now in its second year, the iGaming Business Most...
article Saxman City Council does not protest liquor license application (11/7/2019)
(Alaska) -- Saxman’s city government won’t object to alcohol being served and sold in the community. That’s despite vocal protests from residents and...
article Ladbrokes owner GVC picks former William Hill director as new chairman (11/3/2019)
(UK) -- Ladbrokes owner GVC on Monday appointed former William Hill director J M Barry Gibson as its non-executive chairman to replace Lee Feldman who has held the role...
article Tribal Tech provides services to native communities and more (10/25/2019)
(Virginia) -- Tribal Tech, based in Alexandria, was founded in 2010. In 2016, the company had 62 employees and $9.8 million in revenue. This year, it has 92 people and $...
article Mankato entrepreneur uses Lakota traditions in salves, soaps (10/20/2019)
(Minnesota) -- As a child growing up in the small rural community of Milks Camp by the Rosebud Reservation in South Dakota, Megan Schnitker's parents provided a...
article New chairman brings tribal perspective to business group (10/19/2019)
(New Mexico) -- Mike Canfield is the first tribal member to serve as board chairman for a business advocacy group that covers New Mexico's largest metropolitan area...
article Demand for Indigenous tourism outpacing availability of staff, creation of infrastructure (10/12/2019)
(British Columbia) -- Deanna Lewis has worked as a B.C. tourist guide for about 20 years, but never has she seen so much interest from visitors wanting to learn about...
article Native American art gallery in Salt Lake City closing, as artists seek new ways to sell their work (10/6/2019)
(Utah) -- As he completes the sale of a piece of pottery and wraps it in tissue for the customer, David Dunn can’t help but point out the artistry of the work....
press release Win Systems will present its best-in-class solutions at G2E Las Vegas (10/3/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- Win Systems, the leading technology supplier for the gaming and entertainment industry, will participate in the G2E Las Vegas trade-show in booth #2848....
article Native American Food Truck in Michigan Serves Unique Cuisine (9/29/2019)
(Michigan) -- The multicolored ears of corn often seen hanging on doors in the fall have a tastier use. Eva Menefee and her husband, Robin, use the colorful corn to make...
article Sky Ute Casino gets new assistant manager (9/13/2019)
(Colorado) -- The Southern Ute Indian Tribal Council has announced Travis Garlick as the new assistant general manager of Sky Ute Casino Resort near Ignacio. Sky Ute...

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