More: off-reservation

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.

Forest County Potawatomi Tribe updates gaming agreement

Forest County Potawatomi Tribe updates gaming agreement (November 27, 2018)

The Forest County Potawatomi Tribe is once again trying to protect its gaming facility in a lucrative urban market.

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.

Ho-Chunk Nation prepares for public hearing on casino project

Ho-Chunk Nation prepares for public hearing on casino project (November 19, 2018)

The Bureau of Indian Affairs is taking public comments on the proposed Ho-Chunk Nation casino in Wisconsin.

Ho-Chunk Nation takes step forward with off-reservation casino

Ho-Chunk Nation takes step forward with off-reservation casino (November 12, 2018)

The Ho-Chunk Nation's off-reservation casino is finally moving forward in a more politically-friendly environment in Wisconsin.

A 'milestone': Tule River Tribe moves forward with casino plan

A 'milestone': Tule River Tribe moves forward with casino plan (September 26, 2018)

Comments are being accepted on the Tule River Tribe's casino impact study and a public meeting has been scheduled.

Tule River Tribe takes major step forward with casino relocation plan

Tule River Tribe takes major step forward with casino relocation plan (September 20, 2018)

The Bureau of Indian Affairs is finally releasing an environmental review for the Tule River Tribe's casino relocation project.

Manzanita Band off-reservation gaming project officially declared dead

Manzanita Band off-reservation gaming project officially declared dead (September 4, 2018)

An off-reservation casino near the U.S. border with Mexico has been declared dead.

Timbisha Shoshone Tribe wins approval for update to casino agreement

Timbisha Shoshone Tribe wins approval for update to casino agreement (August 17, 2018)

The Timbisha Shoshone Tribe secured approval for an updated casino agreement but not after some heated discussion.

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.

Shawnee Tribe wins federal approval of Class III gaming compact

Shawnee Tribe wins federal approval of Class III gaming compact (June 7, 2018)

The Shawnee Tribe continues to make progress on a long-awaited off-reservation casino.

Shawnee Tribe plans to open long-awaited off-reservation casino in summer of 2019

Shawnee Tribe plans to open long-awaited off-reservation casino in summer of 2019 (June 4, 2018)

After more than a decade of work, the Shawnee Tribe is finally joining the Indian gaming industry.

Yet another federal appeals court backs restoration of tribal homelands

Yet another federal appeals court backs restoration of tribal homelands (May 2, 2018)

The winning streak continues for Indian Country with yet another federal appeals court decision in favor of tribal homelands.

Ho-Chunk Nation still waiting for movement on off-reservation casino

Ho-Chunk Nation still waiting for movement on off-reservation casino (April 24, 2018)

It's been more than five years since the Ho-Chunk Nation has since action on its off-reservation casino. What gives?

Timbisha Shoshone Tribe faces hurdles in Washington for casino bid

Timbisha Shoshone Tribe faces hurdles in Washington for casino bid (April 11, 2018)

As predicted, the Trump administration is raising hurdles for the Timbisha Shoshone Tribe as it pursues an off-reservation casino.

Shawnee Tribe planning to start work on off-reservation casino

Shawnee Tribe planning to start work on off-reservation casino (March 29, 2018)

The Shawnee Tribe officially signed the deed for the site of the future Golden Mesa Casino in Oklahoma.

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.

Tule River Tribe headed to D.C. to lobby for off-reservation casino

Tule River Tribe headed to D.C. to lobby for off-reservation casino (March 22, 2018)

The Tule River Tribe is bringing its off-reservation casino proposal to a top Republican lawmaker in Washington, D.C.

Tule River Tribe seeks local support for off-reservation casino bid

Tule River Tribe seeks local support for off-reservation casino bid (March 13, 2018)

The Tule River Tribe continues to push for a move of its casino to a new, off-reservation site in California.

Candidate vows to approve Ho-Chunk Nation off-reservation casino

Candidate vows to approve Ho-Chunk Nation off-reservation casino (February 8, 2018)

A decision is still far away but a candidate for governor in Wisconsin says he will approve an off-reservation casino for the Ho-Chunk Nation.

Ho-Chunk Nation still waiting for action on off-reservation casino

Ho-Chunk Nation still waiting for action on off-reservation casino (February 6, 2018)

President Wilfrid Cleveland: 'We've had great feedback from the White House on this.'

Shawnee Tribe secures historic approval for off-reservation homelands

Shawnee Tribe secures historic approval for off-reservation homelands (January 19, 2018)

After nearly two decades of delays and setbacks, the Shawnee Tribe finally has a place to call home.

Timbisha Shoshone Tribe solicits local input for off-reservation casino project

Timbisha Shoshone Tribe solicits local input for off-reservation casino project (January 15, 2018)

The Timbisha Shoshone Tribe is still working on plans for an off-reservation casino in California.

Ho-Chunk Nation committed to off-reservation casino despite uncertainty in Trump era

Ho-Chunk Nation committed to off-reservation casino despite uncertainty in Trump era (December 19, 2017)

The Ho-Chunk Nation remains committed to an off-reservation casino in Wisconsin despite uncertainty created by the Trump administration.

Trump hire at Bureau of Indian Affairs heads back to Capitol Hill for gaming hearing

Trump hire at Bureau of Indian Affairs heads back to Capitol Hill for gaming hearing (October 2, 2017)

The senior-most political official at the Bureau of Indian Affairs is back on Capitol Hill to testify at a hearing about the tribal gaming industry.

Ho-Chunk Nation sees support from Congress in bid for off-reservation casino

Ho-Chunk Nation sees support from Congress in bid for off-reservation casino (September 25, 2017)

Four Democrats in Congress are calling on the Trump administration to approve an off-reservation casino for the Ho-Chunk Nation in Wisconsin.

Senate Committee on Indian Affairs schedules hearing on tribal gaming industry

Senate Committee on Indian Affairs schedules hearing on tribal gaming industry (September 25, 2017)

It's that time again -- the Senate Committee on Indian Affairs is holding an oversight hearing on the tribal gaming industry.

Ho-Chunk Nation outlines optimistic schedule for stalled off-reservation casino

Ho-Chunk Nation outlines optimistic schedule for stalled off-reservation casino (August 9, 2017)

The Ho-Chunk Nation thinks it can open an off-reservation in Wisconsin in 2021 even though there's been little movement on the federal level.

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.

Nottawaseppi Huron Band praises denial of off-reservation gaming projects

Nottawaseppi Huron Band praises denial of off-reservation gaming projects (July 28, 2017)

While one tribe in Michigan is vowing a fight, another is praising the Trump administration for rejecting proposals for two off-reservation casinos.

Ho-Chunk Nation sees more support for off-reservation casino in Wisconsin

Ho-Chunk Nation sees more support for off-reservation casino in Wisconsin (July 21, 2017)

Members of Congress, state lawmakers and local officials are rushing to support the Ho-Chunk Nation's gaming project despite a lack of movement at the federal level.

Ho-Chunk Nation remains hopeful for off-reservation casino in Wisconsin

Ho-Chunk Nation remains hopeful for off-reservation casino in Wisconsin (July 19, 2017)

The Ho-Chunk Nation and supporters are hoping the Trump administration will approve the tribe's off-reservation casino in Wisconsin.

Nisqually Tribe talks to local officials about off-reservation gaming facility

Nisqually Tribe talks to local officials about off-reservation gaming facility (July 12, 2017)

Discussions are still in the early stages but the Nisqually Tribe is interested in a casino and other development in Lacey, Washington.

Connecticut tribes heap praise on senior Trump administration official

Connecticut tribes heap praise on senior Trump administration official (June 14, 2017)

The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe believe a letter from the Department of the Interior helped them get over the finish line for their proposed casino.

Ute Tribe confronts new obstacle to proposed casino in Colorado

Ute Tribe confronts new obstacle to proposed casino in Colorado (April 18, 2017)

Racism and Ryan Zinke -- two hurdles the tribe must overcome in order to move forward with the project.

Trump administration faces test of off-reservation gaming policy

Trump administration faces test of off-reservation gaming policy (April 18, 2017)

The Spokane Tribe is counting on the Trump team to defend its gaming project from a lawsuit filed by a rival in Washington state.

Trump administration erects new hurdle for off-reservation casinos

Trump administration erects new hurdle for off-reservation casinos (April 13, 2017)

After just a month in office, the new leader of the Department of the Interior has made it harder for tribes to open off-reservation casinos.

Shawnee Tribe secures final approval for off-reservation casino

Shawnee Tribe secures final approval for off-reservation casino (March 7, 2017)

The Golden Mesa Casino will be located in Oklahoma's Panhandle, more than 400 miles from tribal headquarters.

Kalispel Tribe announces $20M casino expansion in Washington

Kalispel Tribe announces $20M casino expansion in Washington (February 22, 2017)

The Northern Quest Resort and Casino is growing by 40,000 square-feet and will see a new recreational vehicle park.

Timbisha Shoshone Tribe wants land swap for off-reservation casino

Timbisha Shoshone Tribe wants land swap for off-reservation casino (February 3, 2017)

The California tribe appears to the beneficiary of yet another last-minute Obama administration action.

Shawnee Tribe waits for answer on off-reservation casino project

Shawnee Tribe waits for answer on off-reservation casino project (January 31, 2017)

The Bureau of Indian Affairs didn't make a decision before the end of the Obama administration.

Ute Tribe sees local support for off-reservation casino in Colorado

Ute Tribe sees local support for off-reservation casino in Colorado (January 27, 2017)

High-level political opposition has prompted the tribe to come up with an alternative plan for a casino near the town of Dinosaur.

Sault Tribe claims win on long-delayed off-reservation casino bid

Sault Tribe claims win on long-delayed off-reservation casino bid (January 26, 2017)

On the last full day of the Obama administration, the Bureau of Indian Affairs opened the door for approval of the project.

Ryan Smith and Mike Smith: Off-reservation gaming in the Trump era

Ryan Smith and Mike Smith: Off-reservation gaming in the Trump era (January 25, 2017)

Tribes can gain some insight into how a Republican administration would address off-reservation gaming by looking back to the Bush administration.

Shawnee Tribe forced to look far away for off-reservation casino

Shawnee Tribe forced to look far away for off-reservation casino (January 11, 2017)

The proposed Golden Mesa Casino is more than 400 miles from tribal headquarters in Oklahoma.

Tule River Tribe starts lengthy process to move casino to new site

Tule River Tribe starts lengthy process to move casino to new site (January 5, 2017)

The tribe must gain approval from the Bureau of Indian Affairs as well as the governor of California.

Ho-Chunk Nation still pushing off-reservation casino in Wisconsin

Ho-Chunk Nation still pushing off-reservation casino in Wisconsin (January 3, 2017)

The proposed casino in Beloit has been under review at the Bureau of Indian Affairs for more than four years.

Manzanita Band off-reservation casino plan appears to be dead

Manzanita Band off-reservation casino plan appears to be dead (December 12, 2016)

The 60-acre site that was slated for the development has been sold, according to a local radio station.

Spokane Tribe breaks ground on off-reservation casino project

Spokane Tribe breaks ground on off-reservation casino project (November 9, 2016)

The casino in Washington is likely the last of its kind to gain approval under the Obama administration.

Tule River Tribe gains support for moving casino to a new site

Tule River Tribe gains support for moving casino to a new site (October 26, 2016)

The tribe wants to move the Eagle Mountain Casino to a location that offers room to grow.