Oregon tribe not worried about off-reservation bills

Oregon tribe not worried about off-reservation bills (September 21, 2006)

The Warm Springs Tribes of Oregon say Congressional efforts to restrict off-reservation gaming won't affect plans for a casino. H.R.4893, which failed in the House last week, and S.2078, which is being held up in the Senate, bar future off-reservation...

Former rival joins Narragansett casino campaign

Former rival joins Narragansett casino campaign (September 21, 2006)

The Narragansett Tribe is winning over some former opponents of its plan to build a casino in Rhode Island. Providence restaurant owner Robert I. Burke had testified against the casino. But after meeting the tribe and partner Harrah's Entertainment, he...

Another tribe to pay gambler for faulty jackpot

Another tribe to pay gambler for faulty jackpot (September 21, 2006)

The Table Mountain Rancheria in California will pay a gambler $10,000 for a faulty jackpot. Sornpaserd Unkeowannulack thought he won $737,203 on a slot machine at the Table Mountain Casino. But a preliminary investigation showed the device, manufactured by International...

Navajo president signs deal for gaming consultant

Navajo president signs deal for gaming consultant (September 21, 2006)

Navajo Nation President Joe Shirley Jr. has signed an agreement in principle with a gaming consultant. Basha & De Rito Hospitality of Phoenix will provide consulting and development services as the tribe seeks to start its gaming enterprise. The tribe...