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Arizona Gaming

article Arizona Downs is the new official name for the former Yavapai Downs
(Arizona) -- Arizona Downs is the new official name for the former Yavapai Downs horseracing track near Prescott. Longtime fans may recall that Arizona Downs was the...
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Hard Rock

article Hard Rock International involved in casino site
(California) -- The Enterprise Development Authority, an agency of the Estom Yumeka Maidu Tribe of the Enterprise Rancheria, has plans to issue $440 million in...
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Mashantucket Pequot

article Preston to hold zoning hearing on Mashantucket request to allow RV campground on Route 2 land
(Connecticut) -- The Mashantucket Pequot tribe is considering creating an RV campground resort on three parcels on Route 2, where tribal officials initially had proposed...
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Mohegan Sun

article Britney Spears brings ‘Piece of Me’ to Mohegan Sun
(Connecticut) -- Britney Spears brings her “Britney: Piece of Me” show to Mohegan Sun Arena on Sunday, July 15. The “Oops I Did It Again” singer...
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National Indian Gaming Commission

article National Indian Gaming Commission plans major announcement on June 26
(Washington D.C.) -- The National Indian Gaming Commission is making a major announcement on June 26. Chairman Jonodev Osceola Chaudhuri and other officials will...
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New York Gaming

article What's next for sports gambling push in New York uncertain
(New York) -- An effort to legalize sports gambling in New York died of multiple causes at the Capitol last week. It was halted, in part, by opponents concerned about a...
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Pechanga Casino

article MSJC presents class of 2018 at Pechanga Resort and Casino
(California) -- Karla Foster doesn't believe in waiting for magic to turn her dreams into reality. She believes in rolling up her sleeves and making it happen. That...
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Quinault Indian Nation

article Quinault Nation celebrates QBRC’s expansion grand opening
(Washington) -- About 100 people from around Grays Harbor County and the North Beach celebrated with the Quinault Indian Nation and local dignitaries on Friday as the...
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Other News

article Shawnee Tribe is hiring! Position Title: Executive Director of Gaming Commission
(Oklahoma) -- The Executive Director of the Shawnee Tribe Gaming Commission is responsible for the day-to-day monitoring of gaming activities, including implementation...

6/22/2018

article Divided NLRB says California casino owes union workers bonuses
(California) -- The National Labor Relations Board in a split decision has ordered a tribal casino in California to pay $500 each to about 500 unionized employees after...
article Proposed Connecticut casino wins key local permit
(Connecticut) -- The Hartford Courant reports that East Windsor's planning and zoning commission on Tuesday unanimously granted a zoning permit for the development...
article ‘Historical horse racing’ expected to qualify for Idaho ballot
(Idaho) -- Election officials say a proposal to legalize so-called “historical horse racing” in Idaho appears to have secured enough verifiable signatures to...
article Foxwoods wants later ‘last call’ to keep up with Mass. casino
(Connecticut) -- With a soon-to-open Springfield, Mass., casino preparing to serve alcohol to gamblers until 4 a.m., the Mashantucket Pequot Tribe will seek permission...
article New York lawmakers fail to pass updated sports betting legislation
(New York) -- Hopes that New York would soon become the next American jurisdiction to legalize state-wide sportsbetting were reportedly crushed on Wednesday after its...
article Hard Rock Guitar Goes Up with Minor Misspelling Before Being Fixed
(Atlantic City) -- With less than a week to go before the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Atlantic City opens its doors, officials were sent scrambling to fix a little...
article Niagara Falls casino going for vow renewal record
(New York) -- A Niagara Falls casino is going for a world record with a massive marriage vow renewal ceremony. The "I do's" are scheduled for 5 p.m....
article Community Connections wishes to thank Sky Ute Casino
(Colorado) -- On May 24, Community Connections, Inc. participated in the Sky Ute Casino Resort's and Southern Ute Tribe's 19th Money Booth. CCI was among a...
article Lobster Madness Returns This Summer To Foxwoods
(Connecticut) -- Nothing says summer in New England like fresh locally-caught lobster, and Foxwoods Resort Casino is serving up a robust array of lobster entrées for...
article Boxing Returns to Casino Del Sol with Line-up of Tucson-area Fighters
(Arizona) -- A handful of Tucson-area boxers will duke it out at a big bout coming to Casino Del Sol on July 21st. It's called "Guerra De Gallos". Here...
article Instant millionaire! Person wins $1.6M at Potawatomi Hotel & Casino
(Wisconsin) -- A single person won a $1.6 million jackpot at Potawatomi Hotel & Casino on Thursday, June 21. A news release indicates the person won the big prize...
press release Indian Country is Open for International Business
(Washington D.C.) --   Indian Country is Open for International Business The National Center is the only Native organizations to exhibit at the 2018 SelectUSA...

6/21/2018

article Indian gaming faces big consequences from Supreme Court ruling
(USA) -- Many tribes risk losing their exclusive gaming rights within states, which could lead to significant revenue losses. Moreover, they also pay states for such...
article New York sports betting: Deadline passes with no new law
(New York) -- New York lawmakers failed to pass a new sports betting bill by Wednesday's deadline, leaving state gaming officials with an outdated law to set...
article While Ocean Resort revels in its sportsbook, the Hard Rock is silent
(Atlantic City) -- Two new casinos are opening up in Atlantic City next week. At the Ocean Resort, where the Revel used to be, they are crowing about sportsbook. It...
article New Hard Rock sign lacks RHYTHEM after typo corrected
(Atlantic City) -- With less than a week until the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City opens, crews continue installing signs and seeing to last-minute details....
article Support grows for legislation for Mashpee tribe
(Massachusetts) -- Support for legislation to have the federal government take land in trust for the Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe has grown in recent months as the tribe and...
article Jamul-Rancho San Diego: Historic rancho served as seashell trading post, hosts new casino
(California) -- History: The 9,000-acre Mexican Rancho Jamul land grant of 1829, like many others, was bogged down in disputed land claims that weren’t resolved...
article Allegan County won’t oppose Gun Lake Tribe’s land request
(Michigan) -- While it continues talks with the Gun Lake Tribe, Allegan County has not yet voiced objection to the tribe’s effort to place more land under its...
article Table games revenue drops again at Pennsylvania casino
(Pennsylvania) -- Sands Casino Resort Bethlehem is still Pennsylvania's table games king, but in recent months its stranglehold on the throne doesn't seem quite...
article Cahuilla Casino's new Classics Room opens
(California) -- The Cahuilla Casino recently opened their new Cahuilla Classics Room last week with patrons and employees on hand to take part in the festivities. The...
article Pitbull dazzles at opening of new bar at Hard Rock Casino Biloxi
(Mississippi) -- He already talked about his new venture in Biloxi on “Good Morning America” and to his millions of followers of social media, but Armando...
article Kiy appointed vice president, operations, at Hard Rock International
(Florida) -- Hard Rock International has announced the appointment of Graham Kiy as area vice president of operations, hotels, in Europe, the Middle East and Africa. His...
article Put your blackjack skill to the test in Four Winds tournament
(Michigan) -- Poker players seem to have a lock on tournament action in the Region, which is why the monthly $7,500 blackjack tournaments scheduled the first Tuesday of...
article Pechanga hosts large-scale yoga event benefiting programs for veterans, cancer survivors
(California) -- In honor of International Yoga Day, Pechanga Resort and Casino is hosting a large-scale community yoga event on the resort’s new event lawn, which...
press release Statement from AGA President and CEO Geoff Freeman
(Washington D.C.) -- American Gaming Association President and CEO Geoff Freeman released the following statement on the passing of Felix Rappaport, a member of AGA...

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