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Gun Lake Tribe shares more than $9.5 million in gaming revenues

Gun Lake Tribe shares more than $9.5 million in gaming revenues (December 4, 2019)

The Match-E-Be-Nash-She-Wish Band of Pottawatomi Indians, also known as the Gun Lake Tribe, has shared more than $91 million with Michigan since 2011.

Pokagon Band negotiates historic Class III gaming compact in Indiana

Pokagon Band negotiates historic Class III gaming compact in Indiana (November 4, 2019)

The Pokagon Band of Potawatomi Indians continues to plan big for its gaming facility in Indiana.

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.

Keweenaw Bay Indian Community invests nearly $50 million in gaming projects

Keweenaw Bay Indian Community invests nearly $50 million in gaming projects (August 26, 2019)

The Keweenaw Bay Indian Community is on track to complete an expansion of its flagship casino after unveiling upgrades at another facility.

Saginaw Chippewa Tribe shares $2.91 million in gaming revenues with community

Saginaw Chippewa Tribe shares $2.91 million in gaming revenues with community (June 10, 2019)

The Saginaw Chippewa Tribe distributed $2.91 million to governmental and educational programs in three counties in Michigan.

Gun Lake Tribe shares another $8.2 million in gaming revenues in Michigan

Gun Lake Tribe shares another $8.2 million in gaming revenues in Michigan (June 4, 2019)

Gaming continues to be good business for the Match-E-Be-Nash-She-Wish Band of Pottawatomi Indians and its neighbors in Michigan.

Nottawaseppi Huron Band prepares for casino milestone with new hotel tower

Nottawaseppi Huron Band prepares for casino milestone with new hotel tower (June 3, 2019)

Gaming continues to be good business for the Nottawaseppi Huron Band of the Potawatomi.

'Shameful': Little River Band blames rival tribes for delaying off-reservation casino

'Shameful': Little River Band blames rival tribes for delaying off-reservation casino (March 19, 2019)

The Little River Band of Ottawa Indians continues to wait for a decision on a long-awaited off-reservation casino in Michigan.

Little River Band off-reservation casino faces opposition from fellow tribes

Little River Band off-reservation casino faces opposition from fellow tribes (March 18, 2019)

The Little River Band of Ottawa Indians is pursuing an off-reservation casino in Michigan but fellow tribes aren't happy about it.

Little River Band still waiting for Bureau of Indian Affairs to make decision

Little River Band still waiting for Bureau of Indian Affairs to make decision (February 25, 2019)

The Little River Band of Ottawa Indians was making progress. Then came the government shutdown.

Saginaw Chippewa man sentenced to 14 years for attempted sexual abuse

Saginaw Chippewa man sentenced to 14 years for attempted sexual abuse (January 28, 2019)

A 28-year-old citizen of the Saginaw Chippewa Tribe admitted he attempted to sexually abuse a woman at the casino on the reservation.

Pokagon Band shares $1.56 million with hosts of casino in Indiana

Pokagon Band shares $1.56 million with hosts of casino in Indiana (January 17, 2019)

The Pokagon Band of Potawatomi Indians is helping the community as it celebrates a gaming milestone.

Keweenaw Bay Indian Community shares $1.48 million in gaming revenues

Keweenaw Bay Indian Community shares $1.48 million in gaming revenues (December 11, 2018)

The Keweenaw Bay Indian Community is sharing its good fortune with communities in Michigan.

Public hearings set for two off-reservation casinos in Midwest

Public hearings set for two off-reservation casinos in Midwest (December 10, 2018)

The Midwest regional office of the Bureau of Indian Affairs is busy with off-reservation gaming projects.

Gun Lake Tribe shares shares $9 million with communities in Michigan

Gun Lake Tribe shares shares $9 million with communities in Michigan (December 5, 2018)

Gaming continues to be good business for the Match-E-Be-Nash-She-Wish Band of Pottawatomi Indians and its neighbors.

Little River Band takes major step forward with casino bid

Little River Band takes major step forward with casino bid (November 26, 2018)

It's only taken three years but the Bureau of Indian Affairs is finally moving forward on an off-reservation casino in Michigan.

Bay Mills Indian Community awaits decision on disputed casino

Bay Mills Indian Community awaits decision on disputed casino (August 22, 2018)

More than four years after securing victory at the nation's highest court, the Bay Mills Indian Community is waiting for a crucial decision.

Keweenaw Bay Indian Community shares $1.3 million in gaming revenues

Keweenaw Bay Indian Community shares $1.3 million in gaming revenues (July 27, 2018)

The Keweenaw Bay Indian Community shared more than $1.3 million in gaming revenues in Michigan.

Nottawaseppi Huron Band announces second hotel tower at casino

Nottawaseppi Huron Band announces second hotel tower at casino (July 23, 2018)

With rooms almost always booked, the Nottawaseppi Huron Band of the Potawatomi is adding a second hotel tower at its casino in Michigan.

Saginaw Chippewa Tribe hits milestone with $60 million casino expansion

Saginaw Chippewa Tribe hits milestone with $60 million casino expansion (July 11, 2018)

The Saginaw Chippewa Tribe is adding a five-story, 148-room hotel to the Saganing Eagles Landing Casino in Michigan.

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.

Gun Lake Tribe shares another $7.6 million in gaming revenues with community

Gun Lake Tribe shares another $7.6 million in gaming revenues with community (June 14, 2018)

The Gun Lake Tribe just shared more than $7.6 million in gaming revenues in Michigan, bringing the total to date to more than $109 million.

Sault Tribe faces doubts about long-stalled off-reservation casino

Sault Tribe faces doubts about long-stalled off-reservation casino (June 13, 2018)

The Sault Ste. Marie Tribe of Chippewa Indians might be looking elsewhere for gaming opportunities thanks to the Trump administration.

Grand Traverse Band chairman survives recall vote tied to casino project

Grand Traverse Band chairman survives recall vote tied to casino project (April 9, 2018)

The leader of the Grand Traverse Band of Ottawa and Chippewa Indians narrowly survived a recall vote that was linked to his opposition to a new casino in Michigan.

Saginaw Chippewa Tribe debuts first phase of major casino renovation

Saginaw Chippewa Tribe debuts first phase of major casino renovation (April 4, 2018)

The Saginaw Chippewa Tribe is debuting a high limit gaming room and VIP lounge as part of a $26.5 million renovation project.

Sault Tribe 'remains fully committed' to off-reservation casino

Sault Tribe 'remains fully committed' to off-reservation casino (March 29, 2018)

The Sault Ste. Marie Tribe of Chippewa Indians plans to sue the Trump administration for rejecting two off-reservation casinos in Michigan.

Grand Traverse Band chairman faces recall after opposing new casino

Grand Traverse Band chairman faces recall after opposing new casino (March 27, 2018)

The leader of the Grand Traverse Band is facing a recall after questioning the Michigan tribe's gaming operations.

Grand Traverse Band arrests non-Indian for sexual assault at casino

Grand Traverse Band arrests non-Indian for sexual assault at casino (March 21, 2018)

A non-Indian man is facing numerous charges after being accused of sexual assault at the casino owned by the Grand Traverse Band of Ottawa and Chippewa Indians.

National Congress of American Indians praises win in homelands case

National Congress of American Indians praises win in homelands case (February 27, 2018)

The National Congress of American Indians is congratulating the Gun Lake Tribe for its victory at the U.S. Supreme Court.

Gun Lake Tribe welcomes victory as Supreme Court puts end to homelands lawsuit

Gun Lake Tribe welcomes victory as Supreme Court puts end to homelands lawsuit (February 27, 2018)

The leader of the Match-E-Be-Nash-She-Wish Band of Pottawatomi Indians is hailing a decision from the nation's highest court as a victory for all of Indian Country.

Supreme Court sides with Indian Country in long-running homelands case

Supreme Court sides with Indian Country in long-running homelands case (February 27, 2018)

In a victory for Indian Country, the nation's highest court has confirmed that Congress can protect tribal homelands from litigation.

Nottawaseppi Huron Band sets another record with revenues in Michigan

Nottawaseppi Huron Band sets another record with revenues in Michigan (February 26, 2018)

The gaming business continues to be good for the Nottawaseppi Huron Band of the Potawatomi and, by extension, for the state of Michigan and local governments.

Gun Lake Tribe marks major milestone with management of casino

Gun Lake Tribe marks major milestone with management of casino (February 8, 2018)

The Match-E-Be-Nash-She-Wish Band of Pottawatomi Indians, also known as the Gun Lake Tribe, is now in full control of its casino in Michigan.

Saginaw Chippewa Tribe dispels rumors about Hepatitis A and casino

Saginaw Chippewa Tribe dispels rumors about Hepatitis A and casino (January 18, 2018)

The Saginaw Chippewa Tribe is not connected to a Hepatitis A outbreak in Michigan.

Pokagon Band makes history with opening of first tribal casino in Indiana

Pokagon Band makes history with opening of first tribal casino in Indiana (January 17, 2018)

The Pokagon Band of Potawatomi Indians is welcoming visitors to its historic casino in Indiana.

Keweenaw Bay Indian Community shares more than $1.4 million in casino revenue

Keweenaw Bay Indian Community shares more than $1.4 million in casino revenue (December 14, 2017)

The Keweenaw Bay Indian Community shared more than $1.4 million in gaming revenues with local and state governments in Michigan.

Gun Lake Tribe surpasses $100 million mark in gaming revenues shared in Michigan

Gun Lake Tribe surpasses $100 million mark in gaming revenues shared in Michigan (December 11, 2017)

The Match-E-Be-Nash-She-Wish Band of Pottawatomi Indians, also known as the Gun Lake Tribe, surpassed a major gaming milestone in Michigan.

Supreme Court hears arguments in long-running Gun Lake Tribe homeland case

Supreme Court hears arguments in long-running Gun Lake Tribe homeland case (November 7, 2017)

The U.S. Supreme Court finally heard arguments in its first, and so far only, Indian law case of the term and one member boiled the dispute down to a seemingly simple question.

Tribes shared $89.6 million in gaming revenues with state of Michigan in 2016

Tribes shared $89.6 million in gaming revenues with state of Michigan in 2016 (November 7, 2017)

Tribes shared $89.6 million in gaming revenues in Michigan last year, with contributions to local communities on the rise.

Saginaw Chippewa Tribe undertakes $26.5 million renovation of main casino

Saginaw Chippewa Tribe undertakes $26.5 million renovation of main casino (October 31, 2017)

The Saginaw Chippewa Tribe will break ground in January 2018 on a $26.5 million renovation at its flagship casino in Michigan.

Sault Tribe votes to initiate litigation over Trump's denial of off-reservation casinos

Sault Tribe votes to initiate litigation over Trump's denial of off-reservation casinos (October 25, 2017)

The Sault Ste. Marie Tribe of Chippewa Indians plans to sue the Trump administration for rejecting two off-reservation casinos in Michigan.

Gun Lake Tribe secures strong local support in casino case except for one town

Gun Lake Tribe secures strong local support in casino case except for one town (October 13, 2017)

Local governments are backing the Gun Lake Tribe as it defends its casino before the U.S. Supreme Court. Except for one town.

Gun Lake Tribe shares oral arguments with Trump team in Supreme Court case

Gun Lake Tribe shares oral arguments with Trump team in Supreme Court case (October 10, 2017)

Things are shaping as the U.S. Supreme Court prepares for its first Indian law case of the term.

Gun Lake Tribe draws in more allies as Supreme Court considers casino case

Gun Lake Tribe draws in more allies as Supreme Court considers casino case (September 25, 2017)

The Match-E-Be-Nash-She-Wish Band of Pottawatomi Indians is seeing widespread support as it defends its casino in a closely-watched U.S. Supreme Court case.

Nottawaseppi Huron Band arrests casino patron who left son at home to gamble

Nottawaseppi Huron Band arrests casino patron who left son at home to gamble (September 20, 2017)

A Michigan woman is facing child endangerment charges after she allegedly left her son alone at home while she gambled at the Nottawaseppi Huron Band's caisno.

Supreme Court sets November 7 arguments in long-running land-into-trust case

Supreme Court sets November 7 arguments in long-running land-into-trust case (September 6, 2017)

The U.S. Supreme Court will be hearing Patchak v. Zinke, a land-into-trust case being closely watched in Indian Country, on November 7.

Pokagon Band not in a rush to negotiate Class III gaming compact for new facility

Pokagon Band not in a rush to negotiate Class III gaming compact for new facility (August 29, 2017)

The Pokagon Band of Potawatomi Indians is on track to open a new casino in Indiana in a matter of months but don't expect slot machines at other Class III games there.

Nottawaseppi Huron Band helps investigate large bank fraud scheme at casino

Nottawaseppi Huron Band helps investigate large bank fraud scheme at casino (August 28, 2017)

Federal authorities announced charges against 19 people in connection with a bank fraud scheme at the casino owned by the Nottawaseppi Huron Band of the Potawatomi in Michigan.

Another tribe chimes in with criticism of 'reservation shopping' in Michigan

Another tribe chimes in with criticism of 'reservation shopping' in Michigan (July 31, 2017)

Not everyone in Indian Country is upset with the Trump administration's first major land-into-trust decision.

Saginaw Chippewa Tribe approves $26.5 million renovation at main casino

Saginaw Chippewa Tribe approves $26.5 million renovation at main casino (July 28, 2017)

The Saginaw Chippewa Tribe is embarking on a second gaming expansion project in Michigan.