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Mashpee Wampanoag

article Work to resume at Wampanoag casino site (3/24/2017)
(Massachusetts) -- Erosion-control work is set to resume next week on the 170-acre parcel where the Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe plans to build its First Light Resort &...
press release Work Resumes At First Light Resort & Casino (3/24/2017)
(Massachusetts) -- Crews are resuming site maintenance work for the First Light Resort & Casino months after a temporary halt to the project. The work will...
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Mohegan Sun

article Mohegan's $80M convention center another challenge for Hartford (3/24/2017)
(Connecticut) -- The $80 million convention center Mohegan Sun has started building will mean steeper competition for Hartford, officials say.
article Mohegan Sun to add Expo Center (3/22/2017)
(Connecticut) -- Mohegan Sun once again is expanding, this time adding a facility to host conventions and trade shows that will go along with the Montville-based resort...
article Mohegan Sun Casino to open $80M expo center (3/21/2017)
(Connecticut) -- The Mohegan Sun Casino and Mohegan Tribe will detail their plans on Thursday for a $80 million expo center. The 131,000-sqaure-foot Mohegan Sun Expo...
article Mohegan Sun convention center project’s a go (3/21/2017)
(Connecticut) -- The Mohegan Tribe is proceeding with plans to add an $80 million convention center to Mohegan Sun, its flagship casino here. The 131,000-square-foot...
article Mohegan Sun expanding with $80M convention center (3/21/2017)
(Connecticut) -- Mohegan Sun is planning to open a new, $80 million conference center next summer to cater to convention and meeting business. The Expos Center expansion...
article CT Senators, Representatives Show Support for Mohegan Sun's Proposed Hospital Project (1/21/2017)
(Connecticut) -- On Tuesday, Senator Paul Formica (Republican-20), Senator Heather Somers (Republican-18) and Representative Mike France (Republican-42) attended the...
6 Total Articles on this Issue

Cherokee Nation

article CN wrapping renovation projects (3/20/2017)
(Oklahoma) -- A couple of major projects for Cherokee Nation Businesses will be wrapped up over the next few months, the Tribal Council learned during Monday night's...
article Cherokee Nation begins construction of 469k-sq-ft facility, featuring ASC — 4 things to know (2/20/2017)
(Oklahoma) -- Tahlequah, Oklahoma-based Cherokee Nation broke ground on a 469,000-square-foot health facility in Tahlequah. Here's what you should know.
article Cherokee Nation Breaks Ground on New 469,000-square-foot Facility at W.W. Hastings Campus (2/18/2017)
(Oklahoma) -- After several years of planning and negotiation with the federal government, the Cherokee Nation officially begins construction on the tribe’s new...
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MGM Springfield

article Casino construction in downtown Springfield impacting traffic (3/20/2017)
(Massachusetts) -- The MGM casino construction will continue to impact traffic this week in downtown Springfield. Southbound Main Street traffic will be shifted at times...
article MGM Springfield still on schedule for September 2018 opening (2/18/2017)
(Massachusetts) -- In Massachusetts, city chief development officer Kevin Kennedy has speculated that MGM Springfield could open earlier than expected, perhaps in the...
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Wynn Boston Harbor

article Price Tag Increases For Casino With 90-Table Poker Room Coming To The Boston Area (3/20/2017)
(Massachusetts) -- The stakes have been raised for a massive Las Vegas-style casino in the Boston area. Wynn Boston Harbor, which was already slated to cost $2.1 billion...
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Ilani Casino

article Ilani Casino Resort: Work now, play later (3/12/2017)
(Washington) -- Against the monochromatic winter sky, a black screen 100 feet in the air flashes a message: “Let’s play. Let’s ilani,” it reads,...
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Seneca Nation

article Seneca Buffalo Creek reveals new renovations (3/10/2017)
(New York) -- The Seneca Buffalo Creek Casino is showing off some new renovations that have been in the works for the past few years. A new gaming floor and restaurant...
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Gun Lake

article Gun Lake Casino expansion to include 20,000-square-foot buffet (3/1/2017)
(Michigan) -- Starting this May, Gun Lake casino will offer visitors a buffet billed as 'not your regular casino buffet.' Called the Harvest Buffet, it is part...
1 Article on this Issue

Hard Rock

article See renderings of the new addition to the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tampa (3/1/2017)
(Florida) -- The Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tampa is about two months away from opening a new two-story addition with a new upscale restaurant.
article PROGRESS: Hard Rock expansion coming along (1/22/2017)
(Iowa) -- Officials at the Hard Rock Casino & Hotel in Sioux City don’t think it’s much of a gamble for the business to be undergoing a $6 million...
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St. Regis Mohawk

article New St. Regis Mohawk Tribe Planning and Infrastructure Division building nears completion (2/27/2017)
(New York) -- A new St. Regis Mohawk Tribe Planning and Infrastructure Division building is nearly complete with the construction anticipated to come in under budget,...
article New St. Regis Mohawk Tribe Planning and Infrastructure Division building nears completion (2/26/2017)
(New York) -- A new St. Regis Mohawk Tribe Planning and Infrastructure Division building is nearly complete with the construction anticipated to come in under budget,...
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Eastern Band of Cherokee

article Casino expansion nearly nixed: Tribal Council decides in split vote to continue with $250 million project (2/15/2017)
(North Carolina) -- A newly approved expansion project at Harrah’s Cherokee Casino Resort was nearly derailed when a resolution to kill the project was narrowly...
article Harrah’s plans to expand in western North Carolina (1/30/2017)
(North Carolina) -- The leaders of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians have approved plans to expand Harrah’s Cherokee Casino. The tribe’s leaders approved...
article Harrah's plans to expand in western North Carolina (1/27/2017)
(North Carolina) -- The leaders of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians have approved plans to expand Harrah's Cherokee Casino. The tribe's leaders approved...
article Cherokee casino banking on $200M hotel, convention expansion (1/26/2017)
(North Carolina) -- Walking through the palatial Harrah's Cherokee Casino, awe is a common reaction. Whether it's the two-story fountain cascading in the lobby...
article Casino announces expansion: $250 million project will add fourth hotel tower, event space (1/25/2017)
(North Carolina) -- Harrah’s Cherokee Casino Resort is stepping into its 20th year of operation with plans for a massive expansion that will add 600-800 hotel...
5 Total Articles on this Issue

Forest County Potawatomi

article Potawatomi planning second hotel tower in Menomonee Valley (2/15/2017)
(Wisconsin) -- The Forest County Potawatomi Community is planning to break ground this year on a second hotel tower at Potawatomi Hotel & Casino in the Menomonee...
1 Article on this Issue

Las Vegas Gaming

article Renovations already underway at new Lucky Dragon near Las Vegas Strip (2/13/2017)
(Las Vegas) -- The paint has barely dried at the new Lucky Dragon, yet operators have already announced plans to renovate space to make more room for VIP guests....
article New $20M makeover is underway at Hooters Casino (1/25/2017)
(Las Vegas) -- Major changes are on the way at Hooters Casino Hotel in a $20 million makeover. Hooters VP and General Manager Mike Storm has announced two new...
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Mississippi Band of Choctaw

article Choctaw tribe to expand elementary school, build housing (2/2/2017)
(Mississippi) -- The Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians was awarded $18 million in the Ramah Navajo Chapter et al. V. Jewell lawsuit in January. Chief Phyliss Anderson...
1 Article on this Issue

Chukchansi

article Ground broken on ‘Chukchansi Crossing’ gas station (1/30/2017)
(California) -- The Picayune Rancheria of Chukchansi Indians broke ground today on a long-delayed gas station and retail service center at the northeast corner of...
1 Article on this Issue

Muscogee Creek

article With Jimmy Buffett coming to town, River Spirit Casino Resort puts on finishing touches (1/22/2017)
(Oklahoma) -- It's been four years since the chief Parrothead Jimmy Buffett played in Tulsa, with sleet and snow falling around the BOK Center as the Parrotheads...
1 Article on this Issue

Gambling Expansion

article Ute Tribe renews its proposal for casino (1/21/2017)
(Colorado) -- The Northern Ute Tribe is back with a renewed proposal for a casino gaming project in the tiny town of Dinosaur just across the Colorado border, but this...
article Council to hear casino update Wednesday (1/15/2017)
(California) -- After a break of several weeks, the Ridgecrest City Council will once again be discussing the Timbisha Shoshone casino project, slated to be put in near...
article Work begins on largest casino cruise ship (1/8/2017)
(Kuala Lumpur) -- Work on the world's largest casino cruise ship, called the Crusino, which will be launched here on April 3 is expected to take three years to...
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Japan Gaming

article OP/ED: Are Casinos in Japan an Unnecessary Gamble? (1/21/2017)
(Japan) -- Much in the same way as happened with last year’s “reinterpretation” of Japan’s constitution and the toughening regulation of official...
1 Article on this Issue

Oregon Gaming

article Coquille Indian Tribe’s casino plans closer to fruition (1/21/2017)
(Oregon) -- For some time now, the Coquille Indian Tribe has been working to create a gaming venue in the Medford area on property located at Highway 99 in Oregon. The...
1 Article on this Issue

Chumash Tribe

article Santa Ynez Band of Chumash Indians completes construction on Buellton apartment complex (1/17/2017)
(California) -- The Santa Ynez Band of Chumash Indians has announced the completion a new construction project. The Avenue Heights Apartments complex is made up of three...
1 Article on this Issue

Karuk Tribe

article Planned explosion rocks Yreka casino construction site (1/16/2017)
(California) -- Heavy snow has stalled construction on the new Rain Rock Casino in Yreka, but on Monday, crews got back to work with a boom. Workers cleared the area for...
1 Article on this Issue

California Gaming

article Thunder Valley’s Dawn Clayton leads $35 million expansion (1/15/2017)
(California) -- In a pinch, Dawn Clayton, 53, the top executive at Thunder Valley Casino and Resort in Lincoln, could go out on the casino floor and deal poker,...
1 Article on this Issue

Mohegan Tribe

article Mohegan tribe unveils concept for Norwich Hospital site (1/15/2017)
(Connecticut) -- The Mohegan Tribal Gaming Authority announced Saturday its development concept for the 393-acre former Norwich Hospital property, which centers on a $...
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Rhode Island Gaming

article Twin River to present draft of casino plan to Tiverton Planning Board on Tuesday (1/15/2017)
(Rhode Island) -- Twin River will present a rough draft of its plans for a casino at a public workshop on Tuesday hosted by the town Planning Board. Even though the...
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Dakota Access Pipeline

article New North Dakota governor expects controversial pipeline to be built (1/14/2017)
(North Dakota) -- North Dakota Governor Doug Burgum, who took office last month in the height of tensions surrounding the Dakota Access Pipeline, said he believed the...
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Oklahoma Gaming

article Rockers KISS come to Kay County for groundbreaking on Rock & Brews Casino Resort (1/14/2017)
(Oklahoma) -- Gene Simmons and Paul Stanley of the rock band KISS are teaming up with partners, including the Kaw Nation, to bring a shiny new casino resort to a tiny...
article Kaw Nation rocks into the future with hotel project (1/14/2017)
(Oklahoma) -- The Kaw Nation of Oklahoma, an American Indian tribe with about 3,300 members, has made an audacious move the tribe says will change its future, building a...
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Tule River

article Eagle Mountain casino wants to move off the mountain to greener pastures (1/14/2017)
(California) -- The Tule River Indian tribe plans to relocate Eagle Mountain casino to an off-reservation site in Porterville that is easier to get to. The Bureau of...
1 Article on this Issue

Pechanga Casino

article Trevor’s Travels: Pechanga lives up to its resort billing, and keeps growing (1/13/2017)
(California) -- When the Pechanga tribe first opened its doors for gaming back in 1995, I’m sure the tribal council had no idea how big its concept would become.
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Australia Gaming

article New plans for $3b Gold Coast casino resort revealed (1/8/2017)
(Australia) -- A design for a new multi-billion dollar Integrated Resort Development for the Gold Coast was revealed late December. The design has been provided by...
1 Article on this Issue

Mashantucket Pequot

article Sites for third Connecticut casino narrowed to East Windsor and Windsor Locks by tribes (1/8/2017)
(Connecticut) -- Efforts by the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and Mohegan Tribal Gamin Authority to select a location for what would be Connecticut’s third...
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MGM Resorts

article Two Conn. towns appear to be finalists in casino site selection (1/7/2017)
(Connecticut) -- In Connecticut, two towns appear to be finalists in the site selection process for a new casino planned for the north central part of the state. Sites...
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Other News

article Silver Heritage allots additional $13.8 million for Nepal casino project (3/24/2017)
(Nepal) -- Australia-listed Silver Heritage Group has set aside an additional AUD$18 million ($13.8 million) to fund the construction of its multi-million dollar...
article Worker falls to his death at under-construction Saipan casino (3/23/2017)
(Saipan) -- In the Commonwealth Of The Northern Mariana Islands, a worker has reportedly died while helping to construct the multi-million-dollar Imperial Pacific Resort...
article OKC, Chickasaw Nation Nearing Deal To Resume Work On American Indian Cultural Center (3/17/2017)
(Oklahoma) -- The Oklahoma City city council has finally reached the approval stage for a contract with the Chickasaw Nation to help operate the American Indian Cultural...
article Soboba Tribe breaks ground for replacement casino-resort (3/15/2017)
(California) -- In 1983, the Soboba Tribe of San Jacinto cautiously ventured into Indian gaming with humble beginnings, a simple bingo hall in a temporary sprung...
article New school for flooded-out First Nation 2 years away (3/12/2017)
(Manitoba) -- A new school for students in a flooded-out First Nation is still two years away, but the Lake St. Martin band hailed the official signing of construction...
article Station Casinos reveals plans for Palms renovations (3/10/2017)
(Las Vegas) -- The renovation of a cafe and buffet and the installation of 280 new slot machines are among the improvements Station Casinos have begun or are planning...
article Groundbreaking for new Soboba Casino replacement facility signals strength for Soboba Tribe (3/9/2017)
(California) -- Soboba tribal members, leaders and other dignitaries gather at a site just north of Lake Park Dr. on Soboba Road, for a groundbreaking ceremony to begin...
article $25 Million Expansion Breaks Ground at Quinault Beach Resort and Casino (3/8/2017)
(Washington) -- Quinault Beach Resort & Casino has broken ground on its $25 million expansion. The first phase of development includes a new circular bar, expanded...
press release Soboba Tribe Breaks Ground for Replacement Casino and Resort (3/8/2017)
(California) -- In 1983 the Soboba Tribe of San Jacinto, California cautiously ventured into Indian Gaming with humble beginnings, a simple bingo hall in a temporary...
article Pilot housing project by Yorkton Tribal council has students learning how to build small homes (3/5/2017)
(Saskatchewan) -- A new pilot project in Saskatchewan is aiming to keep kids off the streets, and on the construction site. The project is aiming to tackle the housing...
article California tribe breaks ground on casino redevelopment (3/1/2017)
(California) -- In southern California, the Soboba Band of Luiseno Indians has broken ground on a planned redevelopment of its Soboba Casino that will see the facility...
article Grand Portage Lodge And Casino unveils enlarged gaming floor (3/1/2017)
(Minnesota) -- In northern Minnesota, the Grand Portage Band Of Lake Superior Chippewa has reportedly completed the second of a planned three-stage renovation of its...
article Tribe turns dirt for dialysis center (3/1/2017)
(Arizona) -- The Fort Mojave Indian Tribe broke ground Tuesday on the Hemodialysis Home Therapy Center that will expand options for patients managing chronic kidney...
article Groundbreaking Scheduled Today for new 83,500 square-foot Soboba Casino (2/28/2017)
(California) -- Soboba Band of Luiseno Indians representatives will don hardhats and grab shovels today to conduct a ceremonial first dig at the site of a future...
article Grand Portage Lodge Gets Makeover (2/28/2017)
(Minnesota) -- One popular place along the North Shore is now prepared for played to try their luck once again. The Grand Portage Lodge and Casino is undergoing a three-...
article American Indian museum has enough private donations to trigger bond sales (1/27/2017)
(Oklahoma) -- Construction of the long-awaited American Indian Cultural Center & Museum could resume as soon as this fall. Fundraisers reported Thursday that they...
article Grand Portage casino unveils facelift (1/26/2017)
(Minnesota) -- The renovations are complete at Grand Portage Lodge and Casino. The popular gambling spot just south of the Pigeon River border crossing this week...
article Get ready for two more years of traffic headaches at the Jersey Shore (1/15/2017)
(New Jersey) -- It can be a "delicate balancing act" for transportation officials trying to handle Jersey Shore drivers - how to accommodate them on the Garden...
article Dispute over Berkeley project: likely sacred Indian burial site (1/15/2017)
(California) -- At first glance, the parking lot of Spenger’s Fresh Fish Grotto in Berkeley might seem like an odd place for prayer. Few signs above ground hint...
article Exclusive look inside new £19m casino development in Sawclose, Bath (1/15/2017)
(UK) -- The Bath Chronicle has had an exclusive sneak preview inside the site of the new casino, hotel and restaurants in Sawclose Bath. Building is progressing well at...

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