U.S. Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell appointed E. Sequoyah Simermeyer (Coharie) an associate commissioner of the National Indian Gaming Commission (NIGC) on Monday, November 2, 2015.
After more than five months of operating solely under Jonodev Osceola Chaudhuri, the National Indian Gaming Commission (NIGC) is finally welcoming another member. E...
A Modest Ernie Stensgar Honored by NIGA for Selfless Dedication to Sovereignty
Jack McNeel
After more than three decades of service defending and advancing Indian rights and championing tribal self-reliance, longtime Coeur d'Alene tribal leader Ernie Stensgar is being ho...
Construction at the Wa She Shu Travel Plaza in Gardnerville, Nevada.
A joint tribal venture will place a small casino next to the Washoe Tribe's upcoming travel plaza along Highway 395 in Nevada near the California border...
Mark Fogarty
American Indian gaming in California hit $7 billion again in 2013, according to Casino City Press, the gaming publisher based in Newton, Massachusetts...
People walk in to the Speaking Rock Casino & Entertainment Centre in El Paso, Texas on Tuesday Aug. 4, 2009.
Steve Russell
The National Indian Gaming Commission has approved Class II gaming ordinances for the Alabama-Coushatta Reservation in East Texas and the Ysleta del Sur Pueblo near El Paso in far ...
The Economic Impact of Tribal Gaming in Arizona report study was sponsored by the Arizona Indian Gaming Association (AIGA) and conducted under a contract with the  Taylor Policy Group, Inc (TPG), an independent consulting firm unaffiliated with AIGA.
Lee Allen
Indian governments in Arizona own and operate 23 Las Vegas-style casinos (Class III operations)...
Mark Fogarty
Challenges to tribal sovereignty remain one of the most contentious issues in American Indian gaming...
Global Gaming Expo 2015
Join Indian Country Today Media Network and 25,000-plus gaming industry professionals at Global Gaming Expo (G2E) 2015, to be held September 29 - October 1, at the Sands Expo and C...
Steve Russell
The New Buffalo took its first shaky steps on February 25, 1987, when the U.S...
Mark Fogarty
The Tohono O’odham Nation has sued the state of Arizona over a partially-built casino outside of Phoenix, asking that it and gaming department officials be enjoined from trying to ...