Stories tagged: casino
UPDATED: Mon., June 24, 2019, 4:22 p.m.
The Colville Tribes have bought land just outside Pasco, Washington, that could be used for a casino and other economic development projects.
Tue., Dec. 11, 2018, 8:30 a.m.
The mayor of Lapwai was the victim of a fatal crash that occurred near the south entrance of the Clearwater River Casino & Lodge Monday afternoon.
UPDATED: Sat., July 7, 2018, 6:17 p.m.
Elvis Presley’s Rolls Royce, the suits the Beatles wore on their first tour of America, Bruce Springsteen’s sleeveless faded denim jacket and colorful headband, and Michael Jackson’s famous glove are …
UPDATED: Thu., May 3, 2018, 9:42 a.m.
The Kalispel Tribe will open a small casino on its reservation this fall as part of a $10.5 million economic development project that includes an RV park, gas station, fresh …
UPDATED: Thu., April 19, 2018, 9:22 p.m.
Authorities say a casino dealer identified as the suspect in a deadly company picnic shooting on Sunday has been arrested in a small town in the Texas Panhandle.
Wed., March 28, 2018, 3:54 p.m.
Backers of a ballot initiative seeking to legalize lucrative betting machines in Idaho said Wednesday that the Coeur d’Alene Tribe has hired operatives to deter and intimidate voters from signing …
Tue., Jan. 9, 2018, 6 a.m.
Hundreds of people braved a cold and foggy Monday evening for the public grand opening of the Spokane Tribe Casino in Airway Heights. It was a moment some tribal leaders …
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 20, 2017, 4:03 p.m.
The Spokane Tribe’s new casino in Airway Heights will open at 7 p.m. Jan. 8, the tribe announced Wednesday.
Wed., Nov. 22, 2017, 9:36 a.m.
The Massachusetts tribe that broke bread with the Pilgrims is calling on President Donald Trump to honor his commitment to Native Americans.
UPDATED: Sun., Oct. 22, 2017, 5:26 p.m.
State emergency managers and the National Weather Service were surveying damage Sunday from severe storms that spawned as many as four tornadoes in southwestern and central Oklahoma.
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 21, 2017, 10:39 p.m.
High winds and torrential rains accompanying a likely tornado tore part of the roof off of an Oklahoma casino on Saturday where the Beach Boys were playing a concert attended …
Fri., Oct. 6, 2017, 4:25 p.m.
Last week, Stephen Paddock returned to the Las Vegas Strip, where he spent many hours and thousands of dollars at high-limit video poker machines, and eyed the fun-seekers crowding his …
Thu., Sept. 14, 2017, 8:52 a.m.
The Tulalip Tribes plan to start construction later this year on a $100 million replacement for Quil Ceda Creek Casino north of Seattle.
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 1, 2017, 5:34 p.m.
The Kalispel Tribe announced plans for a new 216-unit multi-family home apartment complex, as well as a new movie theater, at a groundbreaking event Tuesday for the casino’s latest expansion …
UPDATED: Tue., July 11, 2017, 7:14 a.m.
The new tribal casino under construction on the west side of Airway Heights is going to include a multi-lane roundabout on U.S. Highway 2
Thu., July 6, 2017, 2:47 p.m.
For some, it was The Art of the Steal. Hundreds of people swarmed the lobby of Atlantic City’s Trump Taj Mahal casino on Thursday, hoping to score big.
Fri., June 16, 2017, 12:58 p.m.
Federal regulators have ordered the Nooksack Tribe to close its casino in the latest fallout from a controversy concerning the tribe’s government.
UPDATED: Sun., June 4, 2017, 7:14 p.m.
The lone suspect behind a deadly attack on a casino and shopping complex in Manila was a heavily indebted Filipino gambling addict, police said Sunday, bolstering their claim that the …
UPDATED: Wed., May 31, 2017, 3:52 p.m.
Two horses representing the past and future of the Spokane Tribe of Indians are featured in the logo representing the $400 million project, which has drawn legal challenges ahead of …
UPDATED: Tue., May 30, 2017, 9:34 p.m.
Spokane County leaders plan to sue the federal government over its role in approving the Spokane Tribe’s long-planned $400 million gaming and retail development on the West Plains.
UPDATED: Sun., April 23, 2017, 9:51 p.m.
The Cowlitz Indian Tribe is opening its new $510 million casino this week, an effort years in the making.
UPDATED: Sun., April 23, 2017, 9:41 p.m.
According to the National Indian Gambling Commission, 240 tribes offered gambling in 28 states as of January. With casinos restricted to reservations and land held in federal trust, tribes have …
Tue., April 4, 2017, 12:17 p.m.
A decision by the U.S. Supreme Court has cleared the way for the Cowlitz Indian Tribe to open a $510 million casino in southwestern Washington state near the border with …
Fri., March 31, 2017, 9:48 a.m.
FBI agents visited an office belonging to the operator of a casino on the remote U.S. island of Saipan that has attracted attention for its huge revenues, according to a …
Fri., Feb. 24, 2017, 9:06 a.m.
The Yakama Nation is opening a 200-room hotel at its Legends Casino near the town of Toppenish. The Yakima Herald-Republic says the hotel opens to the public on Saturday.
Sun., Feb. 19, 2017
The Kalispel Tribal Economic Authority has new elbow room in Airway Heights — 22.6 acres of vacant land — purchased late last year and adjacent to the north side of …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 8, 2017, 4:48 p.m.
An Idaho House committee agreed to introduce legislation Wednesday aimed at targeting tribal gaming, including the Coeur d’Alene Tribe’s successful casino, though many members expressed doubts about the bill.
Mon., Dec. 5, 2016, 9:25 a.m.
Far from the Las Vegas Strip, MGM Resorts International opens its $1.4 billion MGM National Harbor casino and resort just outside the nation’s capital this week, advertising a gambling floor …
Wed., Nov. 9, 2016, 4:20 p.m.
The Spokane Tribe broke ground Wednesday on a $40 million casino in Airway Heights, with plans of opening for business next September.
Thu., Nov. 3, 2016, 11:58 a.m.
A woman who appeared to win a life-changing $42.9 million jackpot at a New York City casino is threatening to sue after being told the big payout she was shown …