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Arizona casino set to open Nov. 20

News brief: The $60 million Lone Butte Casino is set to open despite the shaky economy.

Arizona smoking ban hits jobs

News Brief: Robert Winter, Navajo Nation Gaming Enterprise CEO, say he is eliminating 40 percent of planned jobs at the Fire Rock Casino due to the expected loss of business stemming from last week's council vote to ban smoking in public places on the reservation.

Arizona casino numbers down

News Brief: New figures show that the amount of profits Arizona Indian tribes are sharing with the state was just $26 million in the second quarter of this year, down more than $2 million from the same period a year earlier.

Arizona tribal casino contributions drop

News Brief: Arizona tribal casinos contributions to the state from tribal gaming operations dropped 7.5 percent in the past three months compared with a year ago, according to the Arizona Department of Gaming.

Phoenix airport casino plans abandoned

News Brief: Facing stiff opposition from Native American tribes, Phoenix Mayor Phil Gordon said Tuesday he would abandon the idea of bringing gaming to Sky Harbor International Airport.

BlueWater casino workers laid off

News Brief: Approximately 70 employees of the Colorado River Indian Tribes' BlueWater Resort & Casino were told May 30 by acting general manager Bill Beeson they were laid off.

New Casino Arizona taking shape

News Brief: The foundation of the new Casino Arizona Resort & Spa is completed and the outer steel structure, currently at the second-story level, should be finished by late fall.

Casino Arizona adds high-limit games

News Brief: The Casino Arizona northeast of Loop 101 and McKellips Road has opened a new and expanded high-limit game room.

Females execs blazing trails in tribal casinos

News Brief: Gambling-industry observers estimate that 25 percent of tribal casino managers are female.

Arizona casino numbers dip

News Brief: New figures Wednesday from the Arizona Department of Gaming show that the revenue the tribes share with the state from their casinos was about $24.4 million for the first three months of 2008.

Arizona tribal casinos face tougher odds

News Brief: Arizona casinos are facing tougher odds as they try to avoid losses during the economic downturn.

Arizona casinos allowed to add slots

News Brief: Arizona's gaming tribes may add a total of 2,908 slot machines to their casinos this year under a formula that allows tribes to increase slots and blackjack tables every five years at the same rate that the state population grows.

Arizona tribal casino funding delayed

News Brief: A deal between Navajo Nation and the Gaming Enterprise had not been completed, meaning that final Budget & Finance Committee approval of investing $35 million of the Land Acquisition Trust Fund for gaming is expected to be delayed.

Arizona bets on customer loyalty

News Brief: Arizona's booming casino industry is building prosperity on middle-class consumers who are armed with rewards cards similar to frequent-flier cards.

Slot licenses auctioned off

News Brief:Navajo Nation President Joe Shirley announced that the community will lease rights to an undisclosed number of slot machines to other Arizona tribes that already have gambling operations.

Group files against Najavo casino funding

News Brief: A group of former Navajo Nation leaders and grassroots members are moving forward with litigation to prevent the Nation from concluding a $100 million loan agreement with JP Morgan Chase to finance gaming.

Loan helps move Navajo project forward

News Brief: The approval of a $100 million loan agreement by the Navajo Nation Council in mid-October makes the most recent projected opening date for a temporary casino looks promising.

Desert Diamond Casino choses CDI

Desert Diamond Casino has licensed Casino Data Imaging’s CasinoCAD v4 and CasinoCAD Enterprise business intelligence programs.

Navajo line of credit approved

News Brief: Casino development on the Navajo Nation is back on track following the Tribal Council's approval Monday of a $100 million line of credit.

Navajo drag feet on gaming credit

News Brief: A feisty Navajo Nation Council wrestled with the question of a $100 million line of credit Friday, finally pinning its hopes on more talk.

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