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Tribes take a hit as gamblers in North Dakota turn to electronic pull tabs

Tribes take a hit as gamblers in North Dakota turn to electronic pull tabs (September 16, 2019)

At least two tribes have seen a decline in revenues now that non-Indian pull tab operations are up and running in North Dakota.

Pokagon Band in early stages of Class III gaming compact talks in Indiana

Pokagon Band in early stages of Class III gaming compact talks in Indiana (September 9, 2019)

The Pokagon Band of Potawatomi Indians is set to make history again by entering into a Class III gaming compact in Indiana.

Nooksack Tribe gets back into Class III gaming with updated compact

Nooksack Tribe gets back into Class III gaming with updated compact (July 11, 2019)

The Nooksack Tribe is getting back into the Class III gaming industry after a nearly four-year absence.

Virginia enters new era with gaming devices resembling slot machines

Virginia enters new era with gaming devices resembling slot machines (July 8, 2019)

Non-Indian facilities in Virginia are now offering bets on 'historical' horse races -- on devices that look and feel a lot like slot machines.

Seneca Nation challenges $256 million gaming award after appeal to Trump falters

Seneca Nation challenges $256 million gaming award after appeal to Trump falters (June 10, 2019)

After sharing $1.4 billion in gaming revenues with the state of New York, the Seneca Nation is saying no more.

Quinault Nation accuses software company of illegal 'skins gambling'

Quinault Nation accuses software company of illegal 'skins gambling' (April 15, 2019)

A popular video game is at the center of a lawsuit filed by the Quinault Nation.

National Indian Gaming Commission publishes list of tribes with approved ordinances

National Indian Gaming Commission publishes list of tribes with approved ordinances (April 4, 2019)

According to federal regulators, 290 tribes across the nation have approved Class III gaming ordinances.

Stephanie Bryan: Poarch Band of Creek Indians supports statewide vote on gaming

Stephanie Bryan: Poarch Band of Creek Indians supports statewide vote on gaming (February 25, 2019)

Will 2019 finally be the year of the lottery in Alabama? The Poarch Band of Creek Indians wants to know.

Another tribe wins approval for ball and dice games in Oklahoma

Another tribe wins approval for ball and dice games in Oklahoma (September 17, 2018)

The Comanche Nation joins 13 other tribes with the ability to offer craps, roulette and similar ball and dice games.

Chickasaw Nation inadvertently left off gaming compact notice

Chickasaw Nation inadvertently left off gaming compact notice (September 11, 2018)

The Chickasaw Nation was among the first to offer ball and dice games in Oklahoma despite a minor oversight at the federal level.

Federal gaming agency takes action on once controversial regulations

Federal gaming agency takes action on once controversial regulations (August 10, 2018)

More than a decade after the courts took action, the National Indian Gaming Commission is suspending regulations that were once the subject of considerable controversy.

Aquinnah Wampanoag Tribe still working on casino after court victory

Aquinnah Wampanoag Tribe still working on casino after court victory (July 20, 2018)

The Aquinnah Wampanoag Tribe hasn't opened a casino this summer as planned but gaming is still on the agenda.

Pokagon Band announces poker room after favorable opinion from federal regulators

Pokagon Band announces poker room after favorable opinion from federal regulators (July 10, 2018)

The Pokagon Band of Potawatomi Indians will open a poker room at its casino in Indiana in time for the Labor Day holiday.

Pamunkey Tribe pushes for casino as Virginia opens door to new machines

Pamunkey Tribe pushes for casino as Virginia opens door to new machines (May 7, 2018)

Good timing, and some luck, may be on the side of the Pamunkey Tribe as it pursues a casino in Virginia.

Pamunkey Tribe partners with billionaire developer in push for casino

Pamunkey Tribe partners with billionaire developer in push for casino (April 25, 2018)

The recently recognized Pamunkey Tribe is working with a billionaire developer as it seeks to open the first casino in Virginia, an endeavor characterized by numerous hurdles.

Washoe Tribe plans to expand offerings at casino with new compact

Washoe Tribe plans to expand offerings at casino with new compact (February 21, 2018)

The Washoe Tribe plans to expand the offerings at its unique casino after amending its Class III gaming compact with the state of Nevada.

Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation clashes with state over 'bingo' machines

Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation clashes with state over 'bingo' machines (November 21, 2017)

The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the state of Connecticut are in a disagreement over the status of new 'bingo' machines.

Tohono O'odham Nation wins approval of updated Class III gaming compact

Tohono O'odham Nation wins approval of updated Class III gaming compact (July 21, 2017)

The Bureau of Indian Affairs has officially approved the Tohono O'odham Nation to offer slot machines and related games at its newest casino in Arizona.

Jamestown S'Kallam Tribe enters new Class III gaming compact

Jamestown S'Kallam Tribe enters new Class III gaming compact (June 8, 2017)

Just two years after updating their compact, the Jamestown S’Kallam Tribe and the state of Washington have agreed to some new changes.

Tohono O'odham Nation secures victory in long-running gaming dispute

Tohono O'odham Nation secures victory in long-running gaming dispute (May 17, 2017)

A highly-charged gaming dispute that set off a litigation, legislation and lobbying frenzy is finally coming to an end.

Pojoaque Pueblo loses big decision in gaming dispute with state

Pojoaque Pueblo loses big decision in gaming dispute with state (April 24, 2017)

Tribal leaders are resisting demands for a greater share of their revenues but options appear to be running out.

South Dakota tribes continue to extend Class III gaming compacts

South Dakota tribes continue to extend Class III gaming compacts (March 22, 2017)

The Crow Creek Sioux Tribe and the Rosebud Sioux Tribe are extending their agreements once again.

Tohono O'odham Nation returns to court in Class III gaming fight

Tohono O'odham Nation returns to court in Class III gaming fight (December 15, 2016)

Nearly after a year opening a new facility, the tribe still can't offer slot machines and other Class III games.

State defends destruction of notes in Tohono O'odham Nation case

State defends destruction of notes in Tohono O'odham Nation case (October 6, 2016)

The tribe is seeking sanctions after notes about its casino were destroyed by an Arizona state attorney.

Rosebud Sioux Tribe extends Class III gaming compact again

Rosebud Sioux Tribe extends Class III gaming compact again (September 23, 2016)

Negotiations in South Dakota appear to be moving at a glacial pace.

Tohono O'odham Nation seeks sanctions in battle over casino

Tohono O'odham Nation seeks sanctions in battle over casino (September 22, 2016)

A long-running war between the Tohono O'odham Nation, the state of Arizona and two rival tribes continues.

Grand Ronde Tribes still working on plans at former racetrack

Grand Ronde Tribes still working on plans at former racetrack (September 21, 2016)

Has a public relations firm spilled the beans on a new tribal gaming facility in Oregon?

Osage Nation gears up for talks on new Class III gaming compact

Osage Nation gears up for talks on new Class III gaming compact (September 16, 2016)

The Oklahoma tribe wants to offer more types of games, Chief Geoffrey Standing Bear said.

State admits destroying records in Tohono O'odham Nation fight

State admits destroying records in Tohono O'odham Nation fight (September 15, 2016)

An attorney for the state of Arizona said rival tribes were interested in 'keeping things secret.'

North Fork Rancheria wins final decision in gaming compact case

North Fork Rancheria wins final decision in gaming compact case (August 30, 2016)

The California tribe has been trying to open a casino for more than a decade.

Poarch Creeks won't see Class III gaming after lottery effort fails in Alabama

Poarch Creeks won't see Class III gaming after lottery effort fails in Alabama (August 26, 2016)

A bill to put a lottery on the November ballot died after lawmakers raised concerns about the tribe's gaming rights.

Editorial: Drop the 'charade' against Tohono O'odham Nation's casino

Editorial: Drop the 'charade' against Tohono O'odham Nation's casino (August 18, 2016)

As many people may suspect, the Native American contingent in Arizona is quite influential.

Poarch Creeks keep eye on lottery that could lead to Class III gaming

Poarch Creeks keep eye on lottery that could lead to Class III gaming (August 5, 2016)

Alabama could finally get a lottery and the tribe could finally get a Class III gaming compact.

Arizona tribes send fewer gaming revenues to state in last quarter

Arizona tribes send fewer gaming revenues to state in last quarter (August 3, 2016)

The state's top gaming official is trying to blame the drop on the Tohono O'odham Nation without acknowledging his role in creating the situation.

North Fork Rancheria saddened by rival tribe's anti-casino efforts

North Fork Rancheria saddened by rival tribe's anti-casino efforts (August 3, 2016)

Th Picayune Rancheria of the Chukchansi Indians has spent millions of dollars trying to keep relatives out of the Indian gaming business.

North Fork Rancheria wins federal approval to offer Class III games

North Fork Rancheria wins federal approval to offer Class III games (August 1, 2016)

The California tribe has been trying to open an off-reservation casino for more than a decade but rivals are trying to stop the project.

Enterprise Rancheria waits on Bureau of Indian Affairs for Class III gaming procedures

Enterprise Rancheria waits on Bureau of Indian Affairs for Class III gaming procedures (July 8, 2016)

The state of California failed to consent to a proposed gaming compact so the Bureau of Indian Affairs can now take action.

Little Traverse Bay Bands open doors to Class II gaming facility

Little Traverse Bay Bands open doors to Class II gaming facility (May 25, 2016)

The 5,000 square-foot Odawa Casino in Mackinaw City, Michigan, features 120 electronic gaming machines.

Oglala Sioux Tribe wins approval for new Class III gaming compact

Oglala Sioux Tribe wins approval for new Class III gaming compact (April 25, 2016)

The tribe is now able to offer craps, keno and roulette following voter approval of a gaming initiative in South Dakota.

Washington gaming panel weighs limits on 'amusement' games

Washington gaming panel weighs limits on 'amusement' games (April 13, 2016)

Some lawmakers say the devices look more like slot machines, which only tribes have the right to operate.

Enterprise Rancheria ready to start work on $170M Class II facility

Enterprise Rancheria ready to start work on $170M Class II facility (April 7, 2016)

The long-awaited Fire Mountain Casino will be located on the tribe's 40-acre reservation in California.

Rosebud Sioux Tribe continues work on Class III gaming compact

Rosebud Sioux Tribe continues work on Class III gaming compact (March 10, 2016)

The tribe and the state have been negotiating for at least a year but have been unable to finalize a new agreement.

Little Traverse Bay Bands start construction on Class II facility

Little Traverse Bay Bands start construction on Class II facility (January 8, 2016)

The casino in Mackinaw City, Michigan, is expected to open in May as the tribe expands its gaming operation.

Mark Pilarski: Why are games different at some tribal casinos?

Mark Pilarski: Why are games different at some tribal casinos? (November 25, 2015)

Why do some tribal casinos offer different types of games? Columnist Mark Pilarski offers an explanation.

Tohono O'odham Nation sets December 20 opening for casino

Tohono O'odham Nation sets December 20 opening for casino (October 30, 2015)

After nearly six years of contentious litigation and high-stakes lobbying, the West Valley Resort in Glendale, Arizona, is almost here.

Little Traverse Bay Bands lose vote for Class III gaming at site

Little Traverse Bay Bands lose vote for Class III gaming at site (October 26, 2015)

The tribe will go ahead with Class II machines at the facility in Mackinaw City, Michigan.

Tohono O'odham Nation hires 400 for opening of Class II casino

Tohono O'odham Nation hires 400 for opening of Class II casino (October 15, 2015)

The West Valley Resort in Glendale, Arizona, is due to open in less than two months.

Little Traverse Bay Bands want to break ground soon on casino

Little Traverse Bay Bands want to break ground soon on casino (October 12, 2015)

The initial 56,000 square-foot facility could be open by May 2016 if the tribe breaks ground in November.

Tohono O'odham Nation faces counterclaims in gaming litigation

Tohono O'odham Nation faces counterclaims in gaming litigation (October 12, 2015)

The state of Arizona is once again arguing that the tribe promised it wouldn't pursue a casino in the Phoenix area.

Pojoaque Pueblo secures injunction in New Mexico gaming dispute

Pojoaque Pueblo secures injunction in New Mexico gaming dispute (October 8, 2015)

The tribe's gaming revenues have taken a hit after the state threatened vendors that do business on the reservation.