Tribes in Connecticut report another decline in slot machine win (December 15, 2010)

Connecticut's two federally recognized tribes reported declines in their slot machine "win" for the month of November. The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation reported a 7.8 percent decline from November 2009. The Mohegan Tribe saw a 6.5 percent drop. Both tribes...

Jamestown S'Klallam Tribe ready for $7.5M expansion of casino (December 15, 2010)

The Jamestown S'Klallam Tribe of Washington plans to break ground on a $7.5 million expansion of the 7 Cedars Casino in March 2011. The tribe is adding 5,000 square-feet to the facility. There will be a new lounge, restaurants and...

Chickasaw Nation passed over for state-owned casino in Kansas (December 15, 2010)

The Chickasaw Nation of Oklahoma won't be operating a casino for the state of Kansas. Global Gaming Solutions, a tribal subsidiary, proposed a 260,000 square-foot casino in Sumner County. But the Kansas Lottery Gaming Facility Review Board went with a...

Editorial: Negotiate new 'ground rules' for Michigan tribal casinos (December 15, 2010)

"The latest tribal casino imbroglio illustrates what a tangled web government weaves when it attempts to determine who will be winners and losers in the marketplace. Five tribes want Michigan to crack down on a new slot machine hall the...