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Morongo Tribe

article California’s Morongo Casino is about to get much larger (9/19/2019)
(California) -- Already one of the largest tribal gaming operations in Southern California, the Morongo Casino and Spa is about to get even bigger. The property is run...
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Enterprise Rancheria

article Ready to ‘Rock’: Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Sacramento unveils opening date (9/14/2019)
(California) -- Accompanied by a guitar-smash ceremony and a rock concert down the street, California’s first Hard Rock casino-hotel will open just in time for...
article Hard Rock casino in Yuba County announces opening date (9/6/2019)
(California) -- Work on the region's newest tribal casino is in the final stretches. The Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Sacramento at Fire Mountain announced it will...
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Ponca Tribe

article Ponca Tribe on track to get back into Indian gaming industry (9/14/2019)
(Oklahoma) -- The Ponca Tribe is getting closer to rejoining the Indian gaming industry after a long absence. Construction on the Fancy Dance Casino began in May, The...
article Construction underway for Ponca casino near Perry (9/9/2019)
(Oklahoma) -- Construction is underway of the Fancy Dance Casino near Perry, according to Ponca Enterprise Gaming, a subsidiary of the Ponca Tribe of Indians of Oklahoma...
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Genting

article Ex MGM bosses hired for Genting Las Vegas resort: report (9/13/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- Three former executives of U.S.-based casino operator MGM Resorts International are among five managers hired to help run Resorts World Las Vegas (...
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Pokagon Band

article Michigan tribe to add 23-story hotel to casino (9/13/2019)
(Michigan) -- A 23-story hotel is set for construction at a casino owned by a Michigan tribe. Michigan-based Pokagon Band of Potawatomi Indians will build a 23-story...
article Pokagons announce plans for 23-story hotel tower at South Bend casino complex (9/12/2019)
(Indiana) -- A week after three Northwest Indiana casinos unveiled their newest offering — retail sports betting — the Pokagon Gaming Authority announced an...
article 23-story hotel tower coming to Four Winds South Bend tribal casino (9/11/2019)
(Indiana) -- An amenities arms race appears to be underway in northern Indiana's casino industry. On Wednesday, the Pokagon Band of Potawatomi Indians unveiled plans...
article 23-story hotel will be added to Four Winds casino in South Bend (9/11/2019)
(Indiana) -- A 23-story hotel will be added to the Four Winds casino by the Pokagon Gaming Authority.
article Four Winds Casino South Bend announces expansion (9/11/2019)
(Indiana) -- The Pokagon Band of Potawatomi Indians announced that Four Winds South Bend will be expanded to include a 23-story hotel tower with 317 rooms, a spa, a...
article Four Winds South Bend expansion to feature 23-story hotel tower (9/11/2019)
(Indiana) -- Four Winds South Bend is undergoing an expansion that will feature a 23-story hotel tower, the Pokagon Gaming Authority announced Wednesday.
article Pokagons plan 23-story hotel at Four Winds South Bend Casino (9/11/2019)
(Indiana) -- When it announced plans to build a South Bend casino in late 2016, the Pokagon Band of Potawatomi Indians said they also envisioned building a hotel, but...
7 Total Articles on this Issue

Quapaw Tribe

article Annexation of land near casino on Council agenda (9/13/2019)
(Arkansas) -- Two proposed ordinances to annex property on the east side of Pine Bluff near the site of the Saracen Casino and Resort are on the agenda when the Pine...
article Quapaw Nation scanning Central Arkansas workforce for Pine Bluff casino workers (9/9/2019)
(Arkansas) -- The Quapaw Nation’s Downstream Development Authority is keeping good on their promise to ramp up hiring for the Indian tribe’s trucking stop...
article Sneak Peek: Saracen Casino Annex nears completion (9/6/2019)
(Arkansas) -- Construction is underway and nearing completion for the Saracen Casino Annex. “This is our introduction to Saracen and the Quapaw quality to the...
article As Saracen Casino Goes Up, Minority Jobs Expected to Rise on Quapaws' Bet (9/1/2019)
(Arkansas) -- The Quapaw Tribe of Indians' Downstream Development Authority LLC broke ground last month in Pine Bluff and expects a 300-room hotel and 80,000-SF...
4 Total Articles on this Issue

Illinois Gaming

article As Fairmount Park expands, adds casino, 1,000 jobs could come to Metro East (9/11/2019)
(Illinois) -- Saturday is the last day fans can soak in a live race at Fairmount Park racetrack in Collinsville, but next year the popular track is eyeing a big...
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Muckleshoot Tribe

article Muckleshoot Tribe breaks ground in Auburn on 18-story, 400-room, luxury hotel (9/11/2019)
(Washington) -- To the beating of drums and chanting of sacred songs, the Muckleshoot Tribe broke ground on its 18-story, 400-room, luxury hotel tower on Thursday...
article Gallery: Groundbreaking Ceremony at Muckleshoot Casino; Expansion Set for 2020 (9/8/2019)
(Washington) -- The Muckleshoot Indian Tribe, its Tribal Council and its Chair Jaison Elkins held its hotel groundbreaking ceremony on Thursday, Sept. 5. The hotel is...
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Washington Gaming

article Angel Of The Winds opens first phase of $60 million expansion (9/11/2019)
(Washington) -- Angel of the Winds Casino’s $60 million, 300,000-square-foot expansion is nearly complete — and parts are already open. The Stillaguamish...
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First Nations

article Pre-election goodies for First Nation bridges, clean water projects (9/10/2019)
(Ontario) -- Ahead of a federal election, Ottawa was rolling out funding and breaking ground on First Nation community infrastructure projects across Northern Ontario....
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Hard Rock Las Vegas

article Firms selected to transform Hard Rock to Virgin Hotels Las Vegas (9/10/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- Virgin Hotels Las Vegas has announced the design partners that will reimagine the Hard Rock Hotel property. Five companies have joined forces to help...
article Virgin’s team for Las Vegas (9/9/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- A number of design partners have been announced by Virgin Hotels Las Vegas to develop the new Virgin Hotel and resort in the US gambling capital.
article Virgin Hotels Las Vegas Announces Design Partners (9/6/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- Virgin Hotels Las Vegas, part of Curio Collection by Hilton, has announced that five world-class design and construction partners Rockwell Group, Klai...
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Hard Rock

article Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Sacramento at Fire Mountain to open before Halloween (9/9/2019)
(California) -- In a press release on Friday, Hard Rock announced a new venue in California is set to launch before Halloween. The Hard Rock Hotel & Casino...
article Region building trades among big employment winners at new Gary casino (9/1/2019)
(Indiana) -- Over the next 16 months, more than $300 million will be spent transforming some 30 acres of empty lots and junkyards adjacent to the Borman Expressway at...
article Plan For Hard Rock Casino In Gary (8/30/2019)
(Indiana) -- A proposed casino in Gary is one step closer to reality. Yesterday the Indiana Gaming Commission approved a plan to relocate and consolidate two Majestic...
article Residents of a quiet Gary neighborhood are bracing for a new casino’s arrival, with varying opinions (8/30/2019)
(Indiana) -- Beer cans litter the concrete pad where Black Oak School once stood. In the distance, beyond the acres of weeds and scrub trees looms the lumbering Borman...
article Hard Rock Gary Developer Receives Indiana Gaming Commission Approval to Build Land-Based Casino (8/29/2019)
(Indiana) -- Spectacle Entertainment got the go-ahead Wednesday from the Indiana Gaming Commission (IGC) to move its Majestic Star riverboat casino in Gary to a land-...
article Gary council clears way for Hard Rock Casino (8/27/2019)
(Indiana) -- The City Council gave the green light Tuesday night to rezoning 30 acres near Interstate 80/94 and Burr Street for the planned Hard Rock Casino, despite...
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Grand Canyon

article Italian company asks to access land near Grand Canyon (9/8/2019)
(Arizona) -- An Italian real estate company that has long eyed development outside the Grand Canyon’s South Rim again is seeking permission to improve forest roads...
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Las Vegas Gaming

article At the Palms Casino, Jon Gray Talks $690M Renovation (9/7/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- Meet Jon Gray, the youngest VP and GM on the Vegas Strip, who also just led one of the city’s most expensive renovations—a $690-million...
article Vegas hotel-casino plans to make outdoor pool a domed venue (9/6/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- A Las Vegas hotel-casino says it's going to turn "dayclub" partying into a year-round activity by enclosing one of its swimming pools and...
article Casino owner Derek Stevens plans warehouse near downtown Las Vegas (9/6/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- Casino owner Derek Stevens plans to build a downtown-area warehouse to service his hotels, a project that has rattled neighbors and would pump life into a...
article Big Las Vegas plans that died — 5 high-rises that never got off the ground (8/29/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- Las Vegas’ construction industry has gained momentum as builders put up apartments, warehouses, the Raiders stadium and other projects. However, the...
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South Dakota Gaming

article Eighth Circuit Rules South Dakota Can Tax Casino Work (9/6/2019)
(South Dakota) -- South Dakota is allowed to tax the renovation of a Native American casino by a nontribal contractor, a divided Eighth Circuit panel ruled Friday. And...
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Muscogee Creek

article Muckleshoot Tribe breaks ground on 18-story, 400-room, luxury hotel tower (9/5/2019)
(Washington) -- To the beating of drums and chanting of sacred songs, the Muckleshoot Tribe broke ground on its 18-story, 400-room, luxury hotel tower on Thursday...
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Saginaw Chippewa

article Saganing Eagles Landing Casino wraps up expansion project (9/5/2019)
(Michigan) -- The Saganing Eagles Landing Casino is marking the completion of a multimillion renovation and expansion project that began in 2017. A grand opening event...
article See inside the expansion, new hotel at Saganing Eagles Landing Casino (9/5/2019)
(Michigan) -- One step into the hotel lobby at the newly expanded Saganing Eagles Landing Casino gives visitors a look at the heritage of the tribe behind the business....
article Saganing Eagles Landing Casino to celebrate multimillion dollar expansion, new hotel (8/29/2019)
(Michigan) -- The Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe is preparing to celebrate the multimillion dollar expansion and hotel project at Saganing Eagles Landing Casino. The...
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Atlantic City Gaming

article Borgata reveals $14M plan for renovations at Atlantic City casino (9/4/2019)
(Atlantic City) -- Atlantic City’s top casino is taking out its checkbook again. The Borgata told The Associated Press that it will spend $14 million redoing its...
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Navajo Casino

article Twin Arrows aims for fall opening for trucker plaza (9/4/2019)
(Arizona) -- For the past several years, Navajo gaming officials have been talking about building a travel center at Twin Arrows Navajo Resort and Casino. That dream...
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Wampanoag Aquinnah

article Safety improvements allowed on proposed bingo hall site in Aquinnah (9/3/2019)
(Massachusetts) -- The Wampanoag Tribe of Gay Head (Aquinnah) and the town of Aquinnah have been battling in federal court for years over the tribe’s plans for a...
article Judge to Tribe: Secure Casino Site (8/29/2019)
(Massachusetts) -- The Wampanoag Tribe of Gay Head (Aquinnah) has been ordered by a federal judge to secure its casino site until an appeal filed with the First Circuit...
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Cherokee Nation

article Cherokee Nation Businesses submits Arkansas casino proposal with local endorsement (9/2/2019)
(Arkansas) -- After facing general opposition to gaming from residents and officials of Russellville and Pope County, Cherokee Nation Businesses reportedly submitted an...
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Mashpee Wampanoag

article Martha’s Vineyard Casino Building Site to Get Safety Improvements as Legal Battle Continues (9/2/2019)
(Massachusetts) -- The Wampanoag Tribe of Gay Head this week will start securing the construction site for a future bingo hall on Martha’s Vineyard after reaching...
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Sports in Las Vegas

article Las Vegas crews ready to raise Raiders stadium roof (8/30/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- There’s going to be a high-wire act at Allegiant Stadium this month and it has nothing to do with entertainment. Construction crews under the...
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Colorado Gaming

article Black Hawk's Isle Casino Hotel completes multimillion-dollar renovations (8/28/2019)
(Colorado) -- Isle Casino Hotel Black Hawk leaders have completed a $35 million renovation of the facility that included upgrading the casino floors, improving all 240...
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Keweenaw Bay Tribe

article Expanded Ojibwa Casino in Marquette to open before 2020 (8/27/2019)
(Michigan) -- The $34 million Marquette Ojibwa Casino expansion project in Michigan is on schedule to open its doors before 2020, officials say. The property is owned by...
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Other News

article Construction Begins on Native American Veterans Memorial (9/21/2019)
(Washington D.C.) -- The Smithsonian’s National Museum of the American Indian has broken ground on a memorial to honor Native American veterans. "Our...
article BLOG: Casino Diversity by Design (9/19/2019)
(USA) -- Through the years, the casinos have changed dramatically, where operators have carefully sculpted a frenetic path to prominence. Despite the rising competition...
article Minority contractors claiming to be ‘Native American’ to undergo nationwide review (9/18/2019)
(USA) -- Federal, state and local authorities are intensifying scrutiny of minority contracting programs across the country in the wake of a Times investigation that...
article Innovative building draws on Indigenous knowledge for design and materials (8/11/2019)
(Saskatoon) -- It's called a muskrat hut and the people behind it hope it can help alleviate some problems on First Nations and beyond. "The muskrat hut is a...
article Former American Indian school site tabbed for development (8/3/2019)
(Arizona) -- Nearly three decades after the closure of a federal boarding school for Native American children, a long-vacant part of its former site in midtown Phoenix...
article Building renovation kicks off for KSUT radio (7/29/2019)
(Colorado) -- After a million-dollar fundraising effort, Ignacio’s KSUT Tribal Radio broke ground Monday for its new 5,000-square-foot building. Representatives...
article Imperial Pacific to include partner’s new 1,700-room development under mandatory Saipan room count (7/22/2019)
(Saipan) -- Imperial Pacific International is planning to include up to 1,700 hotel rooms being developed in Saipan by American Sinopan LLC under its room count...
article Mental health project a go after survey requested by tribe (7/7/2019)
(Kansas) -- A proposal for a behavioral health campus in Lawrence will proceed, after a survey of the site requested by the Delaware Tribe found no archaeological or...
article Taos Pueblo begins work on Hail Creek Travel Center (7/3/2019)
(New Mexico) -- Drivers and visitors in Taos will soon be able to stop and grab some gas and view Taos Pueblo's new convenience store. Officials broke ground on the...
article Report: Feds have awarded bogus Native American contractors $300M since 2000 (6/28/2019)
(California) -- A Los Angeles Times investigation has revealed that, since 2000, U.S. federal and state agencies have funneled more than $300 million in set-aside...
article Q&A: Telling stories through casino design (6/1/2019)
(Minnesota) -- Tom Hoskens believes every building tells a story. For the buildings he designs, that story often long predates the founding of the United States. Hoskens...
article Cripple Creek to break ground on world's highest-elevation hotel (5/30/2019)
(Colorado) -- The Wildwood Casino plans to be the first of Cripple Creek's four major casino operators to begin construction of a new hotel when it breaks ground at...
article Lake County, tribes at odds over access to construction site (5/15/2019)
(Montana) -- When Lori Lundeen arrived at her property here earlier this week, she found her path blocked. In April, Lundeen broke ground for a 60-lot RV park...
article Construction Begins on Rivers Casino’s Sports Betting Lounge (5/15/2019)
(New York) -- As of Monday morning construction is officially underway on Rivers Casino’s new sports book. “This a milestone for Rivers Casino because we...
article Tribal members learn how to build tiny homes (4/25/2019)
(Washington) -- It’s said teach a man to fish, you feed him for a lifetime. The Lummi tribe believes the same can be said for building homes. At Bellingham...
article OP/ED: Historic Native American materials may lie beneath downtown site (4/23/2019)
(California) -- I recently drove by the Trag’s Market site in downtown San Mateo. Part of me was sad to see the deserted building and the chain-link fencing. I...
article 'It Has Been A Long Journey': American Indian Cultural Center Construction Resumes (4/16/2019)
(Oklahoma) -- It's been a long, long time coming but construction has finally resumed on the American Indian Cultural Center. Work on the museum came to halt seven...
article Crews went digging through Annapolis sewer lines — and found pottery dating back thousands of years (4/12/2019)
(Maryland) -- Most of the time when the City of Annapolis makes construction crews monitor any digging for archeological artifacts nothing of interest turns up. That...
article Construction of CoD Mediterranean to begin in April: firm (4/4/2019)
(Cyprus) -- The promoters of City of Dreams Mediterranean, the main Cyprus casino resort planned by Melco International Development Ltd for the European holiday...
article Capex a concern in Singapore casino expansion: analysts (4/3/2019)
(Singapore) -- The proposed expansion plans for Singapore’s two casino resorts – and the continuation of the existing duopoly through 2030 – are a positive for the city-...

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