Subscribe to our Daily Digest e-mail
No plans to move casino, chief says

The chief of Swan Lake First Nation says she has every intention of keeping Sand Hills Casino where it is after learning that an online survey had been issued this week asking respondents for their thoughts on relocating the gaming establishment.

share

First Nations Gaming

2/15/2019

article Liberals risk 'brand damage' over Wilson-Raybould controversy, says former Martin government official
(Ottawa) -- In the week since the SNC-Lavalin story broke, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has changed his talking points several times. After the story first hit, Trudeau...

2/10/2019

article SIGA on best places to work list
(Saskatchewan) -- The Saskatchewan Indian Gaming Authority has been named to the 2019 list of Best Workplaces in Retail and Hospitality after an independent analysis by...

1/27/2019

article Grey Eagle casino expanding this spring
(Calgary) -- The Grey Eagle Resort and Casino is growing, with an expansion underway that should be completed sometime in the spring. The expansion will increase the...

1/26/2019

article First Nations want to be consulted on Quebec's long-gun registry
(Quebec) -- The Assembly of First Nations Quebec-Labrador says Quebec's approach to its soon-to-be implemented long-gun registry does not address First Nations...

1/19/2019

article First Nations lobby Ottawa for a bigger cut of the multibillion-dollar gambling business
(Ottawa) -- First Nations leaders want to carve out a bigger slice of Canada's multibillion-dollar gambling pie, and they are asking the Liberal government to change...

1/17/2019

article First Nations lobby Ottawa for a bigger cut of the multibillion-dollar gambling business
(Ottawa) -- First Nations leaders want to carve out a bigger slice of Canada's multibillion-dollar gambling pie, and they are asking the Liberal government to change...

1/16/2019

article No plans to move casino, chief says
(Manitoba) -- The chief of Swan Lake First Nation says she has every intention of keeping Sand Hills Casino where it is after learning that an online survey had been...

1/12/2019

article Lawsuit over Fort McMurray First Nation finances fuels protest outside band office
(Edmonton) -- An ongoing controversy over more than $1 million in payments made to band officials has disrupted a northern Alberta First Nation community, prompting a...

12/10/2018

article Tsawwassen First Nation chief makes World’s 100 Most Influential Young People in Government list
(Canada) -- It’s a nice bit of recognition, even though they got where he comes from wrong. The group Apolitical, a global policy platform, has named Tsawwassen...

11/17/2018

article Setbacks hit water treatment projects for Ontario First Nations
(Ontario) -- The filtered water station by the motel overlooking Attawapiskat Lake is the only place Neskantaga First Nation residents can get clean water for free. And...

10/22/2018

article BLOG: A Court Divided: The Duty to Consult Indigenous Peoples Does Not Apply to Law-Making Process
(Canada) -- On October 11, 2018, the Supreme Court of Canada (“SCC”) released its decision in Mikisew Cree First Nation v. Canada (Governor General in...

9/19/2018

article Gold Horse Casino hoping to open this year
(Saskatchewan) -- The Gold Horse Casino in Lloydminster is hoping to open its doors in December. Construction on the facility broke ground last year in June and ever...

9/6/2018

article Gold Eagle Casino gives boost to back to school program, other charities
(Saskatchewan) -- The Gold Eagle Casino in North Battleford gave its support to the local community once again Wednesday, through the annual SIGA Day of Sharing campaign...

8/21/2018

article Gold Eagle Casino picks up international awards
(Las Vegas) -- Gold Eagle Casino recently was honoured with two international marketing awards, for the third straight year. The awards that were for excellence in...

7/16/2018

article Indigenous housing providers raise alarms about future of federal funding deals
(Ottawa) -- Indigenous social housing providers will soon push the federal government to rethink plans to overhaul their funding arrangements because they worry the...

3/19/2018

article No Plans for Casino Development in Brandon Despite Tribal Agreement
(Manitoba) -- The City of Brandon reached a historic agreement with the Gambler First Nation in western Manitoba for establishing an urban reserve within the city....

1/30/2018

article Great Canadian Gaming Lays Out Casino Expansion Plans for Great Blue Heron Casino
(Ontario) -- In a Monday press release, Great Canadian Gaming Corporation and Brookfield Business Partners unveiled their ambitious casino expansion plan for Great Blue...

1/29/2018

article Expansion plans in works for Great Blue Heron Casino
(Ontario) -- A new hotel, live entertainment and additional room for more slot machines and table games are all in the cards for the Great Blue Heron Casino.
article Expansion, redevelopment in the cards for Scugog Island casino
(Ontario) -- A new hotel, live entertainment and additional room for more slot machines and table games are all in the cards for the Great Blue Heron Casino. The...
article OGGLP and Mississaugas of Scugog Island First Nation Set Plans Into Motion for the the New Great Blue Heron Casino
(Ontario) -- Today, the Mississaugas of Scugog Island First Nation ('MSIFN') held an event to officially announce the signing of a redevelopment agreement with...

visionary sponsor advertisement

sponsor advertisement