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Arizona Gaming

article Arizona Casino Cancels Poker Tournament In-Progress After Flooding, Power Outage (8/14/2018)
(Arizona) -- The 2018 Arizona State Poker Championship has been canceled thanks to flooding and a subsequent power outage, the casino hosting the tournament said Monday.
article Scottsdale resort could reopen Tuesday after power outage (8/12/2018)
(Arizona) -- Officials at a Scottsdale resort said they had hoped to reopen the hotel this week after a power outage caused by a monsoon storm led to hundreds of guests...
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Atlantic City Gaming

article Atlantic City’s 9 casinos employing 30,000+ workers (8/14/2018)
(Atlantic City) -- Boosted by the opening of two gaming halls at the end of June, the number of casino employees in the city has topped 30,000 for the first time in...
article Deal to purchase closed Atlantic Club Casino Hotel approved (8/10/2018)
(Atlantic City) -- In New Jersey, the board of trustees for Stockton University has reportedly approved a deal that would see the public college purchase the 20-acre...
article Another Atlantic City casino to come down, as Stockton expands its beachfront footprint (8/8/2018)
(Atlantic City) -- Atlantic City could soon have one less empty high-rise casino and hotel. On Wednesday, the Stockton University Board of Trustees approved plans to...
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Lac du Flambeau

article 60 Jobs Open In Lac du Flambeau, Wednesday Is Job Fair (8/14/2018)
(Wisconsin) -- They're hiring people from entry-level to Ph.D's. That's the focus of a Job Fair set at Lac du Flambeau Wednesday(8/15/2018). Openings exist...
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MGM Springfield

article MGM told to tone down Springfield casino billboard (8/14/2018)
(Massachusetts) -- A casino billboard visible from a Massachusetts highway won’t use animations to draw visitors to MGM’s $960 million resort. The...
article MGM Springfield making sure everything is ready for grand opening (8/13/2018)
(Massachusetts) -- MGM Springfield will open in less than two weeks. Mike Mathis, president, and chief operating officer told 22News on Monday that the nearly billion-...
article No smoking allowed inside MGM Springfield (8/13/2018)
(Massachusetts) -- As MGM Springfield’s opening day gets closer, the casino has announced more of what you can do inside and what you can't. Spokesman Saverio...
article MGM Springfield hosts M life Rewards party (8/11/2018)
(Massachusetts) -- MGM Springfield kicked off it's weekend long "M Life Rewards" party at the MassMutual Center Saturday morning. On August 11 and 12, MGM...
article Leo, the 600-pound lion, takes his place at soon-to-open MGM Springfield casino (photos, video) (8/7/2018)
(Massachusetts) -- With just a little over two weeks until MGM Resorts International opens the doors to its new $960 million casino, the company's mascot has taken...
article MGM Springfield shops local: Massachusetts businesses land contracts with casino (8/6/2018)
(Massachusetts) -- The chefs uniforms from MGM Springfield are starting to show up at Park Cleaners with stains. The $960 million resort casino in the South End is...
article MGM Nears Completion On $960M Casino; Opening Set For Aug. 24 (8/3/2018)
(Massachusetts) -- Outwardly, MGM Springfield looks near completion. Scaffolding is coming down, and people are working in the corporate office building on the property...
article MGM Springfield announces nightlife venues, unique drinks (8/3/2018)
(Massachusetts) -- MGM Springfield has a cocktail program featuring modern mixology combined with the history of downtown Springfield. Of the bars on the property, one...
article MGM Springfield: The New Casino By The Numbers (8/3/2018)
(Connecticut) -- In just a few weeks, MGM Springfield is set to be open for business. The casino and entertainment complex already employs more than a thousand people...
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Mohegan Sun

article Mohegan to meet S.Korea ministry about Inspire project (8/14/2018)
(South Korea) -- Representatives of casino operator Mohegan Gaming and Entertainment will meet officials of South Korea’s Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism (...
article Mohegan Sun Pocono names industry veteran DeWitt new AGM (8/13/2018)
(Pennsylvania) -- Mohegan Sun Pocono has named a gaming industry veteran as its new assistant general manager. Gary DeWitt Jr. has been a consultant for Mohegan Sun...
article Three new executives join Mohegan Gaming & Entertainment (8/13/2018)
(Pennsylvania) -- Mohegan Gaming & Entertainment, operators of Mohegan Sun in Connecticut and Pennsylvania and manager of multiple properties throughout the United...
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Standing Rock Sioux

article Standing Rock receives $50K grant for strip mall design (8/14/2018)
(North Dakota) -- U.S. Department of Agriculture Rural Development approved grants for projects in three North Dakota communities. Among the recipients is the Standing...
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Foxwoods

article Foxwoods unveils two-story brewery (8/13/2018)
(Connecticut) -- Foxwoods Resort Casino is getting into the craft beer craze. Foxwoods recently announced that Branford's Stony Creek Brewery, one of Connecticut...
article Foxwoods, Stony Creek tap into brewpubs’ appeal (8/12/2018)
(Connecticut) -- In the tradition of Thrill Rides, a zip line, European-style go-kart racing and a host of other attractions aimed at playground-loving millennials,...
article At Foxwoods’ helm, Butler taking the long view (8/3/2018)
(Connecticut) -- Members of the Mashantucket Pequot Tribe have elected Rodney Butler chairman of the Tribal Council three times since 2009. He said Friday he hopes they...
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Las Vegas Gaming

article MGM, Wynn Resorts working hard to restore company image (8/13/2018)
(Las Vegas) -- It’s summertime in Vegas, and the pressure on two corporate giants is ratcheting up in the August heat. Wynn Resorts Ltd., the most luxurious brand...
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Sports Betting

article Sports betting is now legal in several states. Many others are watching from the sidelines. (8/13/2018)
(USA) -- On a recent sweltering afternoon in Las Vegas, the action at the sports book at Mandalay Bay seemed cool — there was baseball and horse racing, but the...
article Buffalo Wild Wings eyes allowing sports betting at its restaurants (8/13/2018)
(Alabama) -- Restaurant chain Buffalo Wild Wings is considering adding sports betting to its menu. The sports bar chain, which operates 1,200 restaurants in all 50...
article The Life-Changing Magic of Chicken Wings and Sports Betting (8/13/2018)
(Las Vegas) -- Buffalo Wild Wings is looking at getting into sports gambling. The local B-Dubs has always been an attractive choice for sports TV excitement, but someday...
article PURDUM: Inside how sports betting went mainstream (8/12/2018)
(USA) -- The sports betting landscape in America shifted forever on a Monday morning in May, when the U.S. Supreme Court released a game-changing ruling that put the...
article MANN: Legal Sports Betting In The U.S.: The British are Coming! The British are Coming! (8/7/2018)
(USA) -- Historians now say Paul Revere never said it, but currently, at least in the world of expanded legal sports betting, it’s certainly true. But, just why...
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Louisiana Gaming

article James Gill: As riverboat casinos move onshore, a reminder how it isn't an 'expansion of gambling' (8/12/2018)
(Louisiana) -- Riverboat casino owners will need to shell out for a few extras — a hotel or conference center, say — to get permission from the state Gaming...
article Riverboat casino policies for moving on land will be set by 2019 (8/6/2018)
(Louisiana) -- The state’s Gaming Control Board is still drafting its policy for riverboat casinos to move onto land, with the group aiming to have regulations in...
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Marijuana & Hemp

article Tulalip Tribes are latest to join retail marijuana industry (8/12/2018)
(Washington) -- "This isn't your average neighborhood cannabis store," the Tulalip Tribes said as they prepared to join the marijuana industry. The public...
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Mashantucket Pequot

article EB moving hundreds to Mashantuckets’ Eagle Park property (8/11/2018)
(Connecticut) -- Electric Boat will relocate some 400 designers and engineers working at its Fort Trumbull facility in New London to Eagle Park, the vacant Mashantucket...
1 Article on this Issue

Seminole Tribe

article Immokalee casino bans plastic straws (8/11/2018)
(Florida) -- The United States throws away 500 million plastic straws a day, enough to circle the globe twice. Seminole Gaming announced Thursday that six Florida...
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Turning Stone

article Turning Stone Resort Casino to host half-day business conference (8/11/2018)
(New York) -- A half-day conference titled Doing Business with the Oneida Indian Nation will be held Friday, Sept. 14, at 8 a.m. at the Nation’s Turning Stone...
article Fashion, accessory stores to open at Turning Stone (8/5/2018)
(New York) -- Turning Stone Resort Casino is expanding its retail options in partnership with longtime Syracuse-based fashion retailer Joel Shapiro. Four new independent...
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San Manuel Tribe

article San Manuel Casino Adds Executive Team Members (8/9/2018)
(California) -- San Manuel Casino today announced the appointment of Peter Arceo to Chief Operating Officer and the hire of Rikki Tanenbaum as Chief Marketing Officer.
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eSports

article Overwatch League drew in 10.8 million viewers, according to Blizzard (8/8/2018)
(Worldwide) -- The Overwatch League grand finals brought in 10.8 million viewers over a span of two days, according to Blizzard. Only seven maps were played throughout...
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MGM Resorts

article Commitment To Timely, Accurate Data Drives MGM Resorts' Sports Betting Deal With NBA (8/8/2018)
(New York) -- When NBA commissioner Adam Silver and MGM Resorts International CEO Jim Murren unveiled a historic partnership between the companies on July 31, the...
article MGM Springfield touts year-round events ahead of opening (8/5/2018)
(Massachusetts) -- Officials at a soon-to-open Massachusetts casino resort say there will be year-round entertainment and activities at the $960 million resort. MGM...
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Ak-Chin Indian Community

article Harrah’s Ak-Chin Casino opens Chop, Block & Brew (8/7/2018)
(Arizona) -- Harrah’s Ak-Chin Casino, part of Caesar’s Entertainment and the state’s only tribal casino to have an international management partner,...
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Iowa Gaming

article Visitors to Iowa Casinos Down (8/7/2018)
(Iowa) -- Visitors to Iowa casinos dropped from 21-point-eight million last fiscal year to 20-point-seven million this year, while overall revenue was up slightly to...
1 Article on this Issue

Australia Gaming

article Melton pokies losses hit $66 million (8/6/2018)
(Australia) -- Gamblers lost more than $210,000 a day at poker machine venues across Melton and Moorabool, new data reveals. The Victorian Commission for Gambling and...
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International Game Technology

article Former CEO of Harrah's to become Wynn's board chairman (8/6/2018)
(Las Vegas) -- Wynn Resorts announced additional changes to its board of directors Monday, a truce with its top shareholder and the end to an internal investigation into...
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Rhode Island Gaming

article Company announces casino closure date (8/6/2018)
(Rhode Island) -- Officials have announced the closing date of a Rhode Island casino. The Twin River Management Group announced Monday the closure of Newport Grand...
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Snoqualmie Tribe

article Seattle Poker Players Cry Foul Over Lost Tribal Casino Jackpot Fund (8/6/2018)
(Washington) -- What’s the fate of a Seattle, Washington player-funded jackpot when a poker room closes? That’s what customers at the Snoqualmie Casino, just...
1 Article on this Issue

St. Regis Mohawk

article Casino resort building brewpub (8/5/2018)
(New York) -- The Akwesasne Mohawk Casino Resort last week held a groundbreaking ceremony for a new brewpub that is expected to open in mid-December: Maple Steak &...
1 Article on this Issue

Alabama Gaming

article Family Aims to Continue Operating Alabama Greyhound Tracks (8/4/2018)
(Alabama) -- The family of a businessman and long-time gambling advocate who died this year says it plans to continue operating the dog racing tracks he owned, Al.com...
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Kahnawake Tribe

article Kahnawake youth are brewing ideas for new coffee biz through employment program (8/4/2018)
(Montreal) -- Six months ago, 30 year-old Adriana Garisto was struggling financially. Today, she's one of 14 junior business developers in the Kanien'kehá:ka...
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Pechanga Casino

article New Amenities at Pechanga Resort Casino (8/4/2018)
(California) -- Late last year I made my first visit to Pechanga Resort Casino -- a hard-hat tour -- and recently returned to explore the property's expanded...
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Colville Tribe

article Tribal member pitches drones to Okanogan Valley orchardists (8/3/2018)
(Washington) -- Since they were accidentally introduced to British Columbia in the 1900’s, codling moths have been a thorn in the side of apple orchard farm owners...
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Other News

article Southern Alberta A&W grilled for alleged racist policy (8/13/2018)
(Alberta) -- It was the last thing Nick Driedger was expecting when going to order his breakfast egg sandwich from the Cardston A&W Friday morning. He noticed a...
article Indian Market newcomer shares 3D-printed viewpoint (8/12/2018)
(New Mexico) -- Fingers tap against a keyboard and a grid comes to life on a computer screen. A graphic design featuring digitally drawn elks and howling wolves, with...
article Indian Market veterans have faith in future of legacy art (8/12/2018)
(New Mexico) -- Hour by hour, bead by bead, Mary and Gerard Calabaza are bent on creating perfection. Together, this wife-and-husband team are painstakingly precise as...
article New 4 Bears Water Park helps North Dakotan's beat the heat (8/11/2018)
(North Dakota) -- Record temperatures in many parts of North Dakota are leaving people asking how they can beat the heat. Many people turned to New Town's newest...
article Dozens compete for top prize at The Mill Casino's second annual Food Truck Off (8/6/2018)
(Oregon) -- The Mill-Casino Hotel hosted its second annual Food Truck Off competition in North Bend as food trucks from throughout Oregon gathered to battle it out and...
article From Indian Country Comes Word: 'Native Business' Wants to Empower Native Entrepreneurship (8/6/2018)
(Washington) -- Gary and Carmen Davis are a husband-wife entrepreneurial team with a string of business ventures to their credit (Red Vinyl Records, Litefoot Enterprises...
article Northern Alberta hamlet happy with first taste of lower-priced groceries (8/5/2018)
(Alberta) -- A new grocery store promising to bring affordable food to Fort Chipewyan has opened its doors in the community. The K'ai Tailé Market, owned by the...
press release Gaming Laboratories International (GLI®) Announces Opening of Swedish Gaming Market to Operators (8/1/2018)
(Sweden) -- Gaming Laboratories International (GLI®) is pleased to announce that the opening of Sweden’s gaming market to operators has begun. In...
article A Guide to Group-Friendly Casinos (7/30/2018)
(USA) -- Looking for a destination that has it all? Look no further than these casinos. Complete with various forms of gaming, entertainment, nightlife, accommodations,...
article BLOG: Top 10 casino openings and expansions (7/30/2018)
(USA) -- In the last couple months, there has been a lot of focus on the 49th World Series of Poker, the legalization of sports betting and the FIFA World Cup. But there...
article Hotel and restaurants part of development plan near Petoskey (7/28/2018)
(Michigan) -- A development along US-131 near Petoskey is getting closer to completion, and the finished product could be a lot larger than you think. The land was...
article Nation’s only Native American Travel Association celebrates 20 years of tribal tourism (7/28/2018)
(New Mexico) -- In 1998, a group of tribal tourism operators and those interested in tapping into the industry met to find a mechanism to grow tourism among tribal...
article BetChicago prepares for legalised sports betting market with Sportradar (7/23/2018)
(Illinois) -- Betting technology and services company Sportradar and BetChicago, the source for Chicago sports betting news and analysis, have announced a formal multi-...
article Just like Vegas: Regional and tribal casinos want to make non-gaming amenities profitable (7/22/2018)
(Las Vegas) -- A growing number of U.S. casinos are following the Las Vegas model of marketing amenities separate from gaming with an emphasis of building non-gaming...
article Native American Tribes Meet For Better Relationship With Outdoor Industry (7/22/2018)
(Colorado) -- Native American Tribal leaders met to discuss public land management and outdoor recreation in Denver. Representatives from a dozen tribes gathered ahead...
article Watsonville company sells technology to Chilean tribe (7/22/2018)
(California) -- A Watsonville company best known for converting crop by-products into clean-burning fuel has gone global. Blume Distillation at 371 Calabasas Road has...
article Trio of Sokaogon Chippewa tribal members convert rundown shack into community bait shop (7/19/2018)
(Wisconsin) -- Step inside an old building on the shores of Mole Lake and it might look brand new, but Arlyn Ackley knows the truth: this shack had seen better days....
press release The National Center's First Native Edge Institute is Only One Week Away (7/17/2018)
(New Mexico) -- There is still space available for The National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development's (The National Center) first Native Edge Institute...
article Café Ohlone by Mak-‘amham gives a taste of the East Bay’s first, most local food (7/16/2018)
(California) -- “Why can you get any kind of food from any different part of the world in the Bay Area, but you can’t get the food of this place anywhere?...
press release Final Call for Entries in Great Women of Gaming Awards (7/14/2018)
(Las Vegas) -- It’s last call for nominations for the 2018 Great Women Of Gaming Awards presented by Global Gaming Women. The award categories include Rising Star...

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