Meskwaki Tribe postpones vote on alcohol at casino (March 25, 2008)

The Meskwaki Tribe of Iowa has delayed a referendum to authorize liquor sales at the Meskwaki Bingo Casino Hotel. The vote was to take place today. But due to the death of a tribal member, it was moved to...

Rincon Chair: Fulfill promises of California compacts (March 25, 2008)

"The tribal perspective was missing in a recent article on state Sen. Jim Battin's legislation that deals with Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger's administration's artificial limit on machine licenses. I. Nelson Rose, a professed expert on gambling, was quoted as saying that...

Mashantucket Tribe settles dispute with union (March 25, 2008)

The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation of Connecticut settled a dispute over unfair labor practices at the Foxwoods Resort Casino. The tribe agreed to reinstate a fired employee and rescind other disciplinary against dealers who are represented by the United...

Northern Arapaho Tribe to open casino on May 1 (March 25, 2008)

The Northern Arapaho Tribe of Wyoming is opening a new casino on May 1. The 45,000-square-foot Wind River Casino will be the largest in the state. It features 750 gaming machines, eight table games, two restaurants, a 4,500-square-foot meeting/conference and...

Editorial: Tribal gaming is good for Wisconsin (March 25, 2008)

"A state audit released last week suggests every taxpayer in Wisconsin may be footing a bigger bill because gaming revenues are not what they could be. The audit found that Wisconsin tribes paid the state almost $200 million over the...

BIA rejects compact for Ewiiaapaayp casino (March 25, 2008)

The Bureau of Indian Affairs has rejected a Class III gaming compact for the Ewiiaapaayp Band of Kumeyaay Indians in California. The compact stated that the tribe would operate a casino on the Viejas Reservation. The Viejas Band of Kumeyaay...