Tulalip Tribes open $130 million hotel at casino (June 20, 2008)

The Tulalip Tribes of Washington open a $130 million hotel at the Tulalip Casino today. The tribe hopes the 12-story will bring more visitors to the reservation. It's near the casino, the amphitheatre, the outlet mall and other tribal...

New Pequot casino boosts state employment (June 20, 2008)

The new casino operated by the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and MGM Mirage contributed to an increase of more than 2,900 jobs in the state of Connecticut. The MGM Grand at Foxwoods held its grand opening on May 17....

Seminole Tribe to debut table games at casino (June 20, 2008)

The Seminole Tribe has been busy training 800 dealers for the debut of table games at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, Florida. The tribe signed a Class III gaming compact last year. The deal authorizes slot...

Salt River Tribe marks 10-year casino anniversary (June 20, 2008)

The Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community of Arizona opened its first casino ten years ago, on June 19, 1998. Located in a small tent, Casino Arizona housed just 30 table games. But it was an instant hit. "When the...

Michigan gaming bills set for House vote next week (June 20, 2008)

The House will vote next week on two controversial off-reservation casino bills. H.R. 2176 and H.R. 4115 settle land claims for the Bay Mills Indian Community and the Sault Ste. Marie Tribe of Chippewa Indians, respectively. The bills allow the...