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Marijuana & Hemp

article Cuthand: First Nation's dispensary raises issue of cannabis jurisdiction (11/17/2018)
(Canada) -- The Muscowpetung Saulteaux Nation made the news this week and at least the news media are pronouncing the name the right way. The band council is the centre...
article Indigenous communities have jurisdiction over pot rules: FSIN (11/15/2018)
(Saskatchewan) -- The Federation of Sovereign Indigenous Nations (FSIN) is disputing the province's position on who has jurisdiction over a pot shop opened on the...
article Marijuana producer in Port Angeles accused of selling on black market (11/15/2018)
(Washington) -- The Washington State Liquor and Cannabis Board has issued two emergency marijuana license suspensions for North Coast Concentrates, saying it sold...
article Province urges Sask. First Nation to shut down unpermitted cannabis store on reserve (11/13/2018)
(Saskatchewan) -- A cannabis store operating outside the Saskatchewan government's regulatory framework is now open in a First Nation community 70 kilometres...
article Resorts see possibility of marijuana lounges as a dilemma (11/3/2018)
(Las Vegas) -- Hospitality industry leaders expressed mixed feelings about the prospect of marijuana lounges in Las Vegas, which on one hand would give guests a place...
5 Total Articles on this Issue

Atlantic City Gaming

article Facebook group connects people through love of Atlantic City casinos (11/16/2018)
(Atlantic City) -- Forget going to TripAdvisor or Yelp, avoid the casino insider blogs and skip the hassle of trying to wrangle friends together for a last-minute...
article Cereal Town opens at Ocean Resort Casino (11/15/2018)
(Atlantic City) -- Cereal Town is open at Ocean Casino Resort. The eatery features specialty bowls with numerous toppings, cookies, candies, fruits and even ice cream,...
2 Total Articles on this Issue

Las Vegas Gaming

article Las Vegas' Newest Resort Will Bring Out the Millennial in You (Video) (11/16/2018)
(Las Vegas) -- Along roughly four miles of the Las Vegas strip, there exists a vibrant medley of casino resorts, restaurants, and nightclubs — all of them seeming...
article 300K visitors expected in Las Vegas for Thanksgiving (11/16/2018)
(Las Vegas) -- Tourism officials expect 300,000 people to visit Las Vegas for Thanksgiving. The Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority on Friday said those visitors...
article MGM Casino exploring Caesars merger: sources (11/5/2018)
(Las Vegas) -- MGM and Caesars Entertainment think they may be a pair. MGM has hired investment bank Morgan Stanley and law firm Weil, Gotshal & Manges to start...
article All The Vegas Podcast: Restaurateur and culinary pioneer Elizabeth Blau (11/4/2018)
(Las Vegas) -- She’s the founder and CEO of prolific restaurant development company Blau + Associates and a James Beard Award nominee, but we love Elizabeth Blau...
4 Total Articles on this Issue

Navajo Nation

article Navajo Leaders Meet with White House Officials to Prevent NGS Closure (11/16/2018)
(Arizona) -- The Navajo Nation is continuing to pursue the purchase of the Navajo Generating Station ahead of its planned closure next year. KNAU’s Ryan Heinsius...
1 Article on this Issue

Pechanga Casino

article Pechanga takes green initiative to a new level (11/16/2018)
(California) -- Pechanga Resort Casino, the largest resort and casino on the West Coast since the property’s recent $300 million expansion, has hired its first-...
1 Article on this Issue

Snoqualmie Tribe

article Snoqualmie Casino gets private gaming room (11/16/2018)
(Washington) -- Last week Snoqualmie Casino celebrated its 10-year anniversary and opened a new private gaming salon. The opening featured a ribbon cutting ceremony with...
article Snoqualmie Casino gets private gaming room (11/13/2018)
(Washington) -- Last week Snoqualmie Casino celebrated its 10-year anniversary and opened a new private gaming salon. The opening featured a ribbon cutting ceremony with...
press release Snoqualmie Casino opens brand new Private Gaming Salon on day of 10th Anniversary (11/11/2018)
(Washington) -- Snoqualmie Casino, Seattle’s closest casino, celebrates its 10 year anniversary today by opening a brand new Private Gaming Salon. The Thursday...
3 Total Articles on this Issue

Turning Stone

article Holiday season kicks off at Turning Stone Resort and Casino (11/16/2018)
(New York) -- The holiday season is kicking off at the Turning Stone Resort and Casino on Monday, November 19th! To kick of the resort's holiday season there will be...
1 Article on this Issue

Tesuque Pueblo

article New casino to open on Black Friday (11/15/2018)
(New Mexico) -- A project that's been in the works since January will finally be unveiled Nov. 23. Tesuque Casino, located on the Pueblo of Tesuque near U.S. 84/285...
1 Article on this Issue

Trail of Tears

article Bass Pro Shops sets record straight on 'Trail of Tears' rifle; Cherokee Nation applauds quick reaction (11/15/2018)
(Arkansas) -- Bass Pro Shops set the record straight Wednesday and reached out to the Cherokee Nation after a single rifle on sale at an Arkansas store set off a social...
1 Article on this Issue

Agua Caliente

article Jerry Seinfeld’s celebrating The Show’s 10th birthday at Agua Caliente Casino Resort Spa (11/14/2018)
(California) -- Get ready to pull out your credit card if you’re a fan of Jerry Seinfeld. You could be using it on or before Black Friday. For starters, the...
article Agua Caliente Casino Appoints Michael Facenda (11/1/2018)
(California) -- Agua Caliente Casino Resort Spa in Rancho Mirage, Calif., and Spa Resort Casino in Palm Springs appointed Michael J. Facenda to the role of vice...
2 Total Articles on this Issue

Osage Tribe

article Brewery In Tulsa's Osage Casino To Sell Beer Throughout OK (11/14/2018)
(Oklahoma) -- Breweries are something new popping up in some Oklahoma casinos. The new Osage Casino in Tulsa has one, and it’s one of a dozen craft beer operations...
1 Article on this Issue

Chickasaw Nation

article Esports marries gambling in Complexity Gaming and WinStar partnership (11/13/2018)
(Oklahoma) -- Complexity Gaming, an esports club owned by Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones, has teamed up with WinStar World Casino and Resort in an esports partnership.
1 Article on this Issue

Navajo Casino

article Northern Edge interim general manger is Navajo Gaming’s supernova (11/13/2018)
(Arizona) -- Michele Landavazo is an Indian gaming supernova more than she is a mere rising star. From her NAU hotel management professors to her colleagues and...
1 Article on this Issue

St. Regis Mohawk

article Benedict ED of Akwesasne gaming commission (11/13/2018)
(New York) -- Saint Regis Tribal member Jill Benedict has been named head of the tribal gaming commission. Benedict started in her new executive director position with...
1 Article on this Issue

Caesars

article SCHUETZ: Caesars Entertainment and the Notorious RBG (11/12/2018)
(Las Vegas) -- By appointing the first woman to their board Caesars Entertainment is joining progressive gaming companies who have finally woken up to the distaff sex....
article Caesars CEO Mark Frissora to step down next year (11/1/2018)
(Las Vegas) -- Caesars Entertainment Corp. CEO Mark Frissora, who guided the Las Vegas-based casino giant during a lengthy bankruptcy reorganization, said Thursday he...
article Frissora leaving as president, CEO of Caesars Entertainment (11/1/2018)
(Las Vegas) -- Mark Frissora is leaving Caesars Entertainment. The casino giant’s president and chief executive officer, who helped guide it through bankruptcy...
3 Total Articles on this Issue

Cherokee Nation

press release Cherokee Nation celebrates Native-Owned businesses (11/12/2018)
(Oklahoma) -- The Cherokee Nation honored hundreds of Native-owned businesses during the tribe’s 11th annual TERO Certified Indian Owned Business Awards Banquet...
article Broken Arrow's Contech paves way to Cherokee Nation construction award (11/6/2018)
(Oklahoma) -- A Native American-owned business that did extensive work on the Gathering Place has been honored by the Cherokee Nation as Construction Company of the Year.
2 Total Articles on this Issue

Labor & Unions

article Native Sun News Today: Union seeks to organize Native hotel workers (11/12/2018)
(South Dakota) -- As another tourist season closes in Rapid City and the Black Hills area, the hotel industry closes its doors to hundreds of employees, as many are left...
1 Article on this Issue

Pennsylvania Gaming

article Penn National eyes turnpike site for 3rd Pennsylvania casino (11/12/2018)
(Pennsylvania) -- A Pennsylvania-based casino operator is giving details about a mini-casino it's planning on 36 acres of vacant land along the Pennsylvania Turnpike...
article A day in the life … of Carrie Nork Minelli of Parx Casino (11/8/2018)
(Pennsylvania) -- Nork Minelli wakes up at 6 a.m. before her husband and children. She likes to have her morning coffee quietly while she scans social media for...
article Will IGT Poker Sites Pose A Threat To The Industry’s Big Guns In PA, Or Are They Already Doomed? (11/6/2018)
(Pennsylvania) -- Those who thought that regulated U.S. online gambling would quickly usher in an Internet poker Renaissance in the country were badly mistaken. The...
3 Total Articles on this Issue

PokerTribe.com

article GreySnowPoker Goes Live as Isle of Man’s First Tribal Gaming Site (11/12/2018)
(UK) -- The Iowa Tribe of Oklahoma has launched GreySnowPoker just six months after pulling the plug on PokerTribe.com. According to the operator’s LinkedIn page,...
1 Article on this Issue

Florida Gaming

article South Florida Casino Recommendations (11/11/2018)
(Florida) -- South Florida has been rated as one of the most popular tourist destinations based on its atmosphere, attractions and holiday spirit. The resorts are...
1 Article on this Issue

Nevada Gaming

article CG Technology offers to pay a fine of $1.75 million to settle Nevada discipline action (11/11/2018)
(Nevada) -- Sportsbook operator CG Technology is offering to pay a $1.75 million fine to Nevada gaming regulators to settle a lingering disciplinary action, according to...
1 Article on this Issue

Ponca Tribe

article Homeless shelter operator concerned about new Carter Lake casino (11/11/2018)
(Iowa) -- The location of Iowa’s newest casino is raising critical concerns from the CEO of a nearby homeless shelter. Candace Gregory, who runs the Open Door Mission in...
article Omaha’s Open Door Mission not happy with casino as neighbor (11/2/2018)
(Iowa) -- There is an abnormality in eastern Nebraska where a small section of Pottawattamie County, Iowa sits on the west side of the Missouri River. What is now known...
2 Total Articles on this Issue

Sycuan Tribe

article Top-ranked large company: Sycuan Casino offers opportunity to rise from entry level to executive level (11/11/2018)
(California) -- Rising from humble beginnings in 1983, Sycuan Casino has grown from a bingo parlor to one of California’s largest Indian casinos with plans to...
1 Article on this Issue

Card Clubs

article Neighborhood Spotlight: Casino-dominated Hawaiian Gardens offers good odds on finding affordable housing (11/10/2018)
(California) -- Belying its exotic moniker, the site that became Hawaiian Gardens was originally a marsh that local farmers called “the Delta,” according to...
1 Article on this Issue

Iowa Tribe

article BLOG: GreySnowPoker Goes Live; ‘FairPlay’ Equates to Table Fee (11/10/2018)
(UK) -- It’s time to check back in on the long-running saga of PokerTribe.com and its successor, GreySnowPoker, with a legitimate dab of real news: The site, owned...
1 Article on this Issue

American Gaming Association

article Former AGA boss Geoff Freeman to join AGS board of directors (11/9/2018)
(Las Vegas) -- Geoff Freeman’s absence from the gaming industry lasted roughly three months. The former CEO of the American Gaming Association was appointed to the...
1 Article on this Issue

Sports Betting

article Sportradar strikes MGM-GVC gambling data deal (11/9/2018)
(Las Vegas) -- Sportradar has struck a deal to become the exclusive provider of certain US sports betting data for MGM GVC Interactive LLC. The announcement comes...
1 Article on this Issue

NCAIED

press release The National Center Announces 2018 American Indian Business Scholarship Award Winners (11/8/2018)
(Arizona) -- The National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development (the National Center) recently announced five winners of its 2018 American Indian Business...
1 Article on this Issue

Wynn Resorts

article Satre becomes Wynn chairman (11/7/2018)
(Las Vegas) -- Satre, an independent director who joined the board in August 2018 as vice chairman, succeeds D Boone Wayson, who is retiring from the board.
1 Article on this Issue

California Gaming

article Spotlight 29 Casino hosting job fair this Wednesday (11/5/2018)
(California) -- Spotlight 29 Casino is hosting a job fair inside the Medjool Room this Wednesday between 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Attendees will be able to apply for a variety...
1 Article on this Issue

Colorado Gaming

article Christmas Casino opens (11/3/2018)
(Colorado) -- There's reindeer in Cripple Creek through the holidays. To help celebrate the opening of the Western U.S.'s first year-round Christmas-themed...
1 Article on this Issue

Warm Springs Tribe

article Entrepreneurial shift (11/2/2018)
(Oregon) -- In downtown Warm Springs, a more-than-100-year-old historic building, once used to distribute food to tribal members, is getting a face-lift. Through a mix...
1 Article on this Issue

British Columbia Gaming

article Tentative agreement reached in casino strike: BCGEU (11/1/2018)
(British Columbia) -- It appears the four-month strike between Gateway Casinos and its unionized workers is over. On Thursday morning, the B.C. Government Employees...
1 Article on this Issue

Other News

article Three Native American professionals on how they deal with bias and lack of representation (11/16/2018)
(USA) -- When Tanaya Winder earned her Master of Fine Arts in 2012, she knew she wanted to make a living writing and performing spoken word. But without any blueprint to...
article New rules for Palace portal vendors approved (11/16/2018)
(New Mexico) -- Updated rules for Native American vendors selling goods under the portal at the Palace of the Governors’ portal, including changes based on...
article Café Ohlone Blends Food with Language to Honor Native Ancestors (11/15/2018)
(California) -- In a region as urban as the San Francisco Bay Area, where some 7 million people reside, the land’s original community and people are hardly seen....
article New Mi'kmaq printing company creates jobs and cultural awareness (11/15/2018)
(Prince Edward Island) -- A new company called Mi'kmaq Printing & Design is focused on selling T-shirts and bags but also celebrating the Mi'kmaq culture on...
article Eight more companies bring AGEM roster of members to 166 (11/15/2018)
(Las Vegas) -- The Association of Gaming Equipment Manufacturers (AGEM) says it has admitted eight new members. In a written announcement issued on Thursday, AGEM said...
article Microsoft aims to improve rural Montana's internet access, amid local skepticism (11/13/2018)
(Montana) -- One of the largest technology companies in the world, Microsoft, has announced a plan to provide wireless broadband internet service to 50,000 people on the...
article Fond-du-Lac shipping delays resolved after barge stuck in frozen lake: Chief (11/13/2018)
(Saskatchewan) -- Residents in Fond-du-Lac can rest easy, according to the local chief, as goods supposed to be delivered by barge last week are set to arrive within the...
article ICYMI: Tribes leading the way in using tech to enhance guests’ hotel experience, TribalNet panelist says (11/11/2018)
(Las Vegas) -- When it comes to the modern casino hotel room, Native American tribes, rather than Las Vegas, are leading the way in using technology to enhance the guest...
article Montana Made: Grand Vision Gaming (11/7/2018)
(Montana) -- Trying to turn the jungle into a Vegas casino floor. That’s what might best describe what Grand Vision Gaming in Billings is doing with their business...
article Olympic Entertainment appoints Corey Plummer as new CEO (11/5/2018)
(Europe) -- Eastern European casino and online gambling operator Olympic Entertainment Group (OEG) has a new chief exec as its current CEO exits the fold. On Monday, the...
article Tocabe Crafts a New Take on Native Foods (10/30/2018)
(Colorado) -- Co-owners Ben Jacobs and Matt Chandra met in college at the University of Denver. Some time after graduation, the two visited Jacobs’ Osage Nation...
article More changes at Silver Heritage with new CFO appointment (10/29/2018)
(Australia) -- Australian-listed Silver Heritage Group Limited has appointed Ben Watiwat as the company’s new Chief Financial Officer, replacing Basil Jong from 5...
article Indigenous entrepreneurs offer input about development of Toronto business incubator (10/25/2018)
(Toronto) -- The City of Toronto is reaching out to Indigenous entrepreneurs for input into the creation of a space to foster development of Indigenous businesses. The...
article Casino considers 24-hour operations (10/24/2018)
(Saskatchewan) -- Richard Ahenakew wants to make it clear: “It is just something we’re discussing.” The General Manager of the Northern Lights Casino (...
article Supervisors approve formation of Lake County Tourism Improvement District (10/24/2018)
(California) -- At the end of a Tuesday morning public hearing, the Board of Supervisors voted to approve a resolution establishing a new district to promote Lake County...
article In razor-thin vote, Kugluktuk votes to lift liquor restrictions (10/23/2018)
(North Canada) -- The community of Kugluktuk, Nunavut, has voted to lift restrictions for community members looking to purchase alcohol. On Monday, 61 per cent of the...
article Weleetka native among those named to Native American 40 Under 40 list (10/23/2018)
(Oklahoma) -- As a first-generation college student from rural Oklahoma, Elsa Lowe knows the transition out of high school can be daunting. “I had some great...
article Mi'kmaq couple start backyard beekeeping business (10/21/2018)
(New Brunswick) -- A Mi'kmaq couple has started a beekeeping business in New Brunswick hoping to help save the declining pollinators. Tayla Simon, a stay at home...
article Stoney Nakoda residents reject referendum – again (10/19/2018)
(Alberta) -- For the second time this year Stoney Nakoda residents have rejected a referendum which would have seen nearly 3,000 hectares of land re-zoned for commercial...
article Valley View Casino to partner with Humphrey’s (10/18/2018)
(California) -- Valley View Casino & Hotel has partnered with Humphreys Concerts by the Bay in a five-year partnership that goes hand in hand with their $50 million...

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