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Alabama-Coushatta Tribe

article Sen. Cornyn stands against tribal gaming bill backed by East Texas Republicans
(Texas) -- Congress is poised to allow gaming on the lands of two Native American tribes in Texas after the U.S. House passed a bill pushed by Texas Republicans to take...
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Catawba Nation

article NC Trend: Casino for Catawba Indian Nation
(North Carolina) -- Some like the odds for a new $300 million casino that promises to light up Cleveland County’s economy. “That horse has left the barn,...
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Cowlitz Tribe

article Cowlitz Indian Tribe first Washington tribe to accept casino compact amendment
(Washington) -- The Cowlitz Indian Tribe is the first tribe in Washington to come to an agreement for the amendment of its Class III gaming compact, including several...
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eSports

article The Long Con: Blaine Graboyes is giving casinos a way to monetize eSports
(USA) -- The eSports industry has exploded over the last decade and is the newest big thing in the gambling industry. GameCo CEO Blaine Graboyes has been one of the...
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Foxwoods

article Nas concert at Foxwoods postponed again
(Connecticut) -- Rapper Nas will need to wait a bit longer before showing up at Foxwoods Resort Casino. The star’s concert in Mashantucket, Conn., originally scheduled...
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Jamul Tribe

article Ninth Circuit hands Jamul tribe a positive ruling over sovereignty
(California) -- A Southern California Indian tribe won a favorable ruling in the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals last week that it hopes will end a seven-year-old legal...
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Michigan Gaming

article Two Michigan Casinos Tighten Up Mask Rules
(Michigan) -- The Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe owns two casinos in Michigan. The popular Soaring Eagle Casino in Mt. Pleasant, and its lesser-known Saganing Eagles...
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Mohegan Sun

article Casino appeals Luzerne County hotel tax bill on complimentary rooms
(Pennsylvania) -- The Mohegan Sun Pocono casino has filed an appeal arguing it should not be forced to pay hotel tax on complimentary rooms as ordered by Luzerne County...
article Judge sets hearing for Mohegan Sun Pocono appeal of hotel tax determination
(Pennsylvania) -- A Luzerne County judge has ordered a hearing in Mohegan Sun Pocono's appeal of the county hotel tax assessed on the Plains Twp. resort over the...
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National Indian Gaming Association

article REGISTER: The New Normal with Victor Rocha Webcast Series- Week 15
(Indian Country) -- You are invited to join our next weekly webinar, Tribal Gaming and the New Normal: What Happened In Las Vegas, Didn’t Stay In Las Vegas on Wednesday...
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New York Gaming

article Sports Betting in New York: Will it Ever Goes Online?
(New York) -- Betting on sports is becoming more accepted worldwide. In the United States, more states are also starting to legalize the local operations of sportsbooks...
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Quapaw Tribe

article Casino cooks up plan for state's best dining
(Arkansas) -- Mention casinos and right away, many people will think of slot machines, craps, poker, roulette, ringing bells, excited chatter and cocktail servers making...
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Standing Rock Sioux

article Casinos impacted by coin shortage; banks say shortage should lessen
(North Dakota) -- Restaurants, laundromats and now casinos are experiencing the impacts from the coin shortage that’s come on from a lack of circulation due to the...
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Wampanoag Aquinnah

article Appeals court hears arguments in Aquinnah gaming case
(Massachusetts) -- The Wampanoag Tribe of Gay Head (Aquinnah) and the town of Aquinnah took their arguments over the tribe’s planned bingo hall to a virtual...
article Aquinnah bingo hall has federal hearing
(Massachusetts) -- The Wampanoag Tribe of Gay Head (Aquinnah) and the town of Aquinnah squared off in a remote hearing before the First Circuit Court of Appeals Monday...
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Winnebago Tribe

article Nebraska Supreme Court places gambling initiatives on November ballot
(Nebraska) -- On September 10, the Nebraska Supreme Court ruled that a trio of initiatives that would authorize, regulate, and tax gambling at horse racetracks did not...
article The Nebraska Supreme Court greenlights vote on gambling legalization
(Nebraska) -- The Nebraska Supreme Court ruled Thursday that state voters should get the opportunity this year to legalize casino gambling in cities with horse tracks....
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9/13/2020

article BlueWater reopens this week
(Colorado) -- After being closed since March due to the coronavirus pandemic, The BlueWater Resort & Casino is reopening on a limited basis this week. The official...
article Ninth Circuit Tosses Case Against ‘Half-Blood Indian’ Jamul Casino
(California) -- A panel of federal appellate judges has tossed a lawsuit that challenged the sovereignty of the Jamul Indian Village (JIV), operator of the Jamul Casino...
article Unique Class III Gaming Compact takes effect
(Oklahoma) -- The United Keetoowah Band of Cherokee Indians in Oklahoma announced that on Sept. 8, the United States government published notice in the Federal Register...
article CNB casinos open under strict safety protocols
(Oklahoma) -- Though the COVID-19 pandemic continues to impose the need for restrictions, Cherokee Nation Businesses has its casino doors open with social distancing and...
article Our View: Casino is the best hope for brighter future
(Virginia) -- Signs with the phrases “We’re betting on Bristol” and “Don’t gamble with Bristol’s future” have been in place for...
article Two mid-Michigan casinos prohibit use of certain masks
(Michigan) -- A pair of mid-Michigan casinos will soon prohibit the use of certain types of masks being used by its guests. Beginning Monday, Sept. 14, the Soaring Eagle...
article Terre Haute casino will be smoke-free
(Indiana) -- Citing Vigo County and Terre Haute's strict non-smoking ordinances and poor health metrics, Spectacle Jack LLC announced Friday it will make its Terre...
article Nnee Bich’o Nii Apache Transit Services rides again
(Arizona) -- For nearly five and a half months, the Apache Transit fleet sat dormant, void of passengers due to the State of Emergency ordered by the San Carlos Apache...
article Tohono O'odham officer remembered after being killed in the line of duty
(Arizona) -- Funeral services were held today for Tohono O’odham Police Officer Bryan Brown, who was killed in the line of duty near the community of Why, Arizona...
article North Carolina’s Harrah’s Cherokee Casino Was Setting for $350,000 Money Laundering Plot
(North Carolina) -- An attempted laundering of over $350,000 at North Carolina’s Harrah’s Cherokee Hotel and Casino led to the charging of seven suspects...

9/12/2020

article Nebraska voters will decide whether to allow casino gambling at horse racing tracks
(Nebraska) -- Voters will get to weigh in on a set of three ballot initiatives that would permit and regulate casino gambling at Nebraska horse racing tracks, the State...
article Will the pandemic push sports betting in Connecticut?
(Connecticut) -- Could the pandemic be the push to allow online sports betting in our state? In 2018, a Supreme Court ruling allowed states around the country to...
article Tribal lawsuit reveals Sheriff threatened to block access to reservations
(California) -- A lawsuit filed by one of the county’s tribes reveals that COVID-19 was already spreading among casino employees and patrons in the early days of...
article Former Harrah’s manager files whistleblower lawsuit against Caesar Enterprise Services
(California) -- A Harrah’s Resort Southern California executive who resigned before the casino reopened in May has filed a lawsuit against the parent company,...
article Fancy Dance Casino has closed temporarily after Friday opening
(Oklahoma) -- Fancy Dance Casino has closed temporarily in response to COVID-19 concerns after a brief opening weekend. A gaming development by the Ponca Tribe of...
article Southwest Tribal Casinos Face Worrisome Outlook for Recovery
(New Mexico) -- Tribal casinos in the rural Southwest may be the most vulnerable to slow economic recovery, one noted economist warns. Tourism is a key revenue generator...
article Towa Golf Club debuts disc golf course
(New Mexico) -- The aftermath of the popular Land of Enchantment disc golf tournament at the Hilton Santa Fe Buffalo Thunder Casino Resort has brought a new, permanent...
article Former Pamunkey Chief Slams Tribe’s Virginia Casino Push, Claims Billionaire Using Group
(Virginia) -- Kevin Brown, the former chief of the Pamunkey Indian Tribe in Virginia, says the Native American group’s efforts to venture into commercial gambling...
article Soaring Eagle Casino guests must wear proper face masks, not bandanas or gaiters
(Michigan) -- Soaring Eagle Casino will no longer allow guests to wear particular types of masks and face coverings. According to an email alert, the casino is banning...
article Turtle Creek to launch William Hill sportsbook
(Michigan) -- Northern Michiganders soon won’t have to travel far to bet on sports. Turtle Creek Casino is launching the Onyx Sports Bar & Grill by William...
article Meet some of Arizona’s most innovative hospitality leaders
(Arizona) -- To say that the hospitality industry has taken a tremendous hit amid COVID-19 is an understatement. According to the Arizona Lodging and Tourism Association...
article Clark County welcomes fire evacuees from Oregon
(Washington) -- Doug Lewis and Judi Christiansen had been ready to embark on their much-needed vacation scheduled for this week — a camping trip, complete with a...
article Memorial services held for fallen Tohono O'odham Officer Bryan Brown
(Arizona) -- Memorial services were held Saturday honor of fallen Tohono O'odham police officer Bryan Brown with friends, family and colleagues remembering him as a...
article America’s casinos are desperate for more quarters
(USA) -- The armored truck pulled up with $500 in quarters after Adam Wiesberg had asked for $30,000. He thought there must be a mistake. Wiesberg was working to reopen...
article Pechanga Resort Casino wishes everyone a healthy, joyful Harvest Moon Festival
(California) -- Join us at Pechanga Resort Casino in celebration of the Mid-Autumn Festival with our $50,000 Harvest Moon Drawing on Saturday, September 26. There will...

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