On the Inside

May 2010, Volume 20 No. 5

A special thanks to Darlene Gait for her cover artwork, "Canada." An Esquimalt Nation artist, Darlene resides on Vancouver Island in British Columbia, Canada. She can be reached by email at darlene@dgait.com or contact One Moon Gallery at (250) 294-6388. To view more of Darlene's artwork, visit www.onemoon.ca

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Magazine Cover

Inside This Issue

Thalden-Boyd-Emery Architects (inside front cover)

Doug Hyde Studios (center)

The Sunway Hotel Group (inside back cover)

Bally Technologies (back cover)


Gaming Laboratories International


Bally Technologies (insert)

Table of Contents

Downstream Casino Resort


Speak Out: Gambling Expansion – Not Just a Minnesota Issue Anymore - by John McCarthy


Indian Gaming Compacts in Oklahoma: Respecting Tribal Jurisdiction and Enforcing Understanding - A Continuing Role for Class II Gaming - by D. Michael McBride III


NIGA’s 25th Anniversary – Indian Gaming 2010 - by Ernest L. Stevens, Jr.

NIGA in a Flash

Executive Q&A: Up Close with Bill Anoatubby, Governor of the Chickasaw Nation

Improving Security and Safety Through Training - by Tim Bollig

Bally Technologies

Training: Creating Measurable Learning Outcomes - by Thomas Dullien

Konami Gaming

Economic Indicators Point to End of “Great Recession” - by John Bray


Salish Cliffs Golf Club: Squaxin Island Tribe’s Casino Resort Amenity Moves Ahead

Recessionary Pressures Generate New Spirit of Inter-Tribal Unity and Casino Performance - by Darrell Luery

Casino Careers Online

Gaming and Entertainment = TIME - by Kell Houston

Case Study: Chinook Winds Installs New Surveillance System

National Indian Gaming Association (NIGA)

Tuolumne Band of Me-Wuk Indians' Academy Graduates Fuel Crew to Fight Wild Fires

Global Gaming Expo (G2E)

Quinault Beach Resort and Casino Celebrates 10th Anniversary

Northwest Indian Gaming Conference & Expo

Golf Resorts in Indian Country - Part V Black Bear Golf Course, Black Bear Casino Resort - Carlton, MN; Dacotah Ridge Golf Club, Jackpot Junction Casino Hotel - Morton, MN; FireLake Golf Course, FireLake Grand Casino - Shawnee, OK; Grand National Golf Club, Grand Casino Hinckley - Hinckley, MN; Isleta Eagle Golf Club, Isleta Casino & Resort - Albuquerque, NM; Journey at Pechanga, Pechanga Resort & Casino - Temecula, CA; Sevillano Links, Rolling Hills Casino - Corning, CA; St. Eugene Golf Resort and Casino, St. Eugene Golf Resort and Casino/Casino of the Rockies - Cranbrook, B.C. Canada; Sweetgrass Golf Club, Island Resort & Casino - Harris, MI; Talking Stick Golf Club, Talking Stick Resort at Casino Arizona - Scottsdale, AZ; Yocha Dehe Golf Club, Cache Creek Casino Resort - Brooks, CA

Great Plains Indian Gaming Association

Indian Bingo & Class II Summit


Monthly Features & Columns

Business Profile: Litefoof's Clothing Line Brings" Native Style" to Indian Country - by AJ Naff

Openings & Expansions: FireKeepers Partners with Borgess Health to Open Casino Health Clinic



Publisher's Page

Cover Artist

Extraordinary Employee

New Games

Product Spotlight


Calendar of Events

From the White House

In the News

Community Outreach

Ad Index