Minnesota Indian Gaming Association

Chairman Of Shakopee Mdewaketon DiesThe chairman of the Shakopee Mdewaketon Sioux Community has died. Stanley Crooks died Saturday, according to Shakopee Mdewaketon representative Tessa Lehto. Crooks was Chairman of the Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community since 1992.
Dayton OKs Poker, Horse Race Gambling ExpansionPoker players will be able to find more seats and place bigger bets in horse track card rooms and Minnesota Indian tribes will get permission to simulcast live racing.
Will Expanding Non-Indian Gaming For Stadium Cost Jobs?Minnesota's 18 Indian casinos employ more than 20,000 people, making it one of the largest industries in the state. But casino operators say expanding non-Indian gaming to help pay for a Minnesota Vikings stadium means casino job cuts of 30 percent.
Concern Over Proposed Casino In Minneapolis' Block ENot everyone is excited about the idea of building a casino downtown Minneapolis.