Two Pomo tribes propose casino in California city (July 18, 2005)

Two Pomo tribes are hoping to open casinos in the city of Cloverdale, California. The Cloverdale Rancheria of Pomo Indians purchased 13 acres that it wants place in trust. The tribe also needs to negotiate a compact with the state....

County wants taxes from businesses at casinos (July 18, 2005)

Riverside County in California is hoping to collect property taxes from business operating at tribal casinos. The county claims it has the authority to tax private businesses on tribal land. Officials plan to send out tax bills but are waiting...

Eastern Cherokees welcome guests to casino hotel (July 18, 2005)

The Eastern Band of Cherokees celebrated the opening of a $60 million addition to its casino in western North Carolina. The Soco Tower, a 15-story hotel with 324 rooms, took 18 months to build. It doubles the number of rooms...