Ernie Stevens Jr.
12/17/12
The following are remarks from Ernie Stevens Jr., chairman of the National Indian Gaming Association following the shootings in Newtown, Connecticut on December 14: “Angered...
ICTMN Staff
11/23/12
The following is a message from Ernie L. Stevens Jr., chairman of the National Indian Gaming Association: “During this time, many of us celebrate Thanksgiving...
Richard Walker
11/11/12
Fawn Sharp, president of the Quinault Indian Nation in Taholah, Washington and of the Affiliated Tribes of Northwest Indians, was presented the 2012 Distinguished Alumni Merit Awar...
Gale Courey Toensing
10/1/12
National Indian Gaming Association (NIGA) Chairman Ernie Stevens Jr., a citizen of the Oneida Tribe of Wisconsin, says there was “a real sense of tribal unity” at the Democratic Na...
ICTMN Staff
9/24/12
Many of the 184 tribes that are members of the National Indian Gaming Association (NIGA) gathered last week at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, Florida for t...
ICTMN Staff
9/16/12
Jess Green Jess Green, an attorney and citizen of the Chickasaw Nation , who dedicated his life to advocating for Native American people lost his battle with neuroendocrine carcino...
Ernie Stevens, Jr.

This past Saturday, I was notified that Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community's Chairman Stanley R. Crooks began his journey to the spirit world. This comes only two days after my visit with him at the St. Francis Regional Medical Center in Shakopee, Minnesota....

8/27/12
Gale Courey Toensing
8/27/12
Stanley R. Crooks, the beloved chairman of the Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community and revered Indian country leader, died on Saturday, August 25 at the St...
Gale Courey Toensing
7/27/12
Tribal leaders sent three clear messages to the Senate Committee on Indian Affairs at a hearing on Internet gaming: They want Congress to enact federal legislation that will provid...
National Indian Gaming Association
7/26/12
Today, the Senate Committee on Indian Affairs (SCIA) released a discussion draft bill on Internet gaming titled the “Tribal Online Gaming Act of 2012.” The draft was publicly annou...

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