Indian Gaming

2nd developer interested in a SE Kansas casino

2nd developer interested in a SE Kansas casino

PITTSBURG, Kan. (AP) — Odds for southeast Kansas getting a casino have improved after a second developer expressed interest in the project and a Pittsburg city commission approved early procedural steps. Southeast Kansas Casino Group said this week it was interested in developing a casino, hotel and restaurant on 200 acres of privately owned land […]

Our Voice: Keep Indian gaming on tribal properties

Our Voice: Keep Indian gaming on tribal properties

Indian gaming should be done on Indian land. That principle was established by statewide propositions approved in 1998 and 2000. The commitment is being tested this year by Proposition 48, which would approve gaming compacts with Central Valley tribes off reservation land. Riverside County tribes oppose the compacts because it violates the agreement approved by […]

Casino Is The Forgotten Issue Of The Election Section

Casino Is The Forgotten Issue Of The Election Section

Remember the casino? It used to be a big deal around here. Somehow it has been almost completely ignored during the campaign for governor. The only hurdle that remains for a tribal casino at the Dairyland Greyhound Park site in Kenosha is a decision by the governor. The Bureau of Indian Affairs gave the project […]

Judge grants preliminary injunction to keep Chukchansi casino closed

Judge grants preliminary injunction to keep Chukchansi casino closed

A federal judge in Fresno on Wednesday issued a preliminary injunction requested by the state government to keep Chukchansi Gold Resort & Casino closed. U.S. District Court Judge Lawrence J. O’Neill presided over a brief hearing Wednesday morning about the closure, triggered Oct. 9 when an armed group representing one of competing tribal leadership raided […]

Sheriff recommends charges against some in Chukchansi casino clash

Sheriff recommends charges against some in Chukchansi casino clash

MADERA — Investigative reports have been completed by the Madera County Sheriff’s Office regarding the Oct. 9 armed infiltration of Chukchansi Gold Resort & Casino, which prompted the facility’s closure the following day. Madera County Sheriff John Anderson said the reports — completed Monday — identify at least 11 people. He’s recommending six or seven […]

Manager: Manistee’s ‘casino of the year’ model could be replicated for proposed Fruitport location

Manager: Manistee’s ‘casino of the year’ model could be replicated for proposed Fruitport location

MANISTEE, MI – The award-winning formula of Little River Band of Ottawa Indian’s casino in Manistee could be replicated in Fruitport Township, the casino manager said last week. Little River Casino Resort was named “casino of the year” at the 2014 International Entertainment Buyers Association meeting late September in Nashville, Tenn. The Little River Casino […]

State will ask for Chukchansi casino to stay closed

State will ask for Chukchansi casino to stay closed

The state Attorney General’s office will ask a Fresno federal judge on Wednesday to keep Chukchansi Gold Resort & Casino closed until state officials are convinced that the tribe can run the casino without endangering patrons and employees. “All evidence points to the tensions and confrontations continuing, not abating,” said a 14-page brief filed by […]

Tribe could get casino land as soon as January

Tribe could get casino land as soon as January

In a pivotal development in a yearslong fight to build a casino in Clark County, the Cowlitz Tribe was notified Wednesday they’ll receive 152 acres west of La Center in January or within 30 days of a federal court ruling in their favor, whichever comes first. Tribal Chairman William Iyall issued a statement Thursday, saying, […]

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