On the Inside

December 2018, Volume 28 No. 12

A special thanks to Raymond Nordwall for allowing us to feature his artwork, "Wolf Medicine" on the December cover. Raymond is Pawnee, Cherokee and Ojibwe Indian and lives in Santa Fe, New Mexico. To view more of his work, call Nordwall Gallery & Studio at (505) 988-5057 or visit www.nordwallart.com.

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Magazine Cover

Inside This Issue

Merkur Gaming (inside front cover)

IGT (back cover)

Gaming Laboratories International

Doug Hyde Studios

Scientific Games


Table of Contents


Indian Gaming Happy Holidays

Table Trac

Speak Out: Indian Country Welcomes a Historic New Congress - by Ernest L. Stevens, Jr.

KlasRobinson Q.E.D.


Ask the Experts: Spotlight on 2019 and Beyond
Dike Bacon, Principal/Planning and Business Development Leader - HBG Design; Tracy Burris, Member of the Chickasaw Nation and Gaming Commissioner for Viejas Band of Kumeyaay Indians; Michael Capen, Director of Client Services - Gaming Laboratories International; Beth Deighan, President - Casino Careers and Gaming Hospitality Executive Placement; Grant Eve, Partner - Wipfli/Joseph Eve; Joe Feldkamp, VP of Marketing and Sales Enablement - Worldpay Gaming; John Hinton, Director of Native American Projects - Bergman, Walls & Associates; Kell Houston, President - Houston Productions; Knute Knudson, VP of Business Development and Tribal Relations – IGT; Rick Meitzler, President & CEO - Novomatic Americas; Sheila Morago, Executive Director - Oklahoma Indian Gaming Association; Matt Reback, Executive Vice President – AGS; Linda J. Roe, VP Client Development - TBE Architects; Joe Valandra, Managing Member - VAdvisors

Casino Careers

Anniversary: Snoqualmie Casino Celebrates 10 Years of Growth and Achievement

Western Indian Gaming Conference (CNIGA)

Leadership: How to Properly Coach Your Team to Success - by Brad Worthley

National Indian Gaming Association (NIGA)

Economic Development: Little River Band of Ottawa Indians' Muskegon Co. Gaming Project Moves Forward with Federal Land-Into-Trust Process

American Indian College Fund

Gun Lake Tribe Adds $1.5 Billion to Michigan's Economy Over Seven Years

Oklahoma Indian Gaming Association (OIGA)

The 19th Annual TribalNet Conference & Tradeshow Reports Record Breaking Numbers

Doug Hyde Studios

Education: Morongo Awards $40,000 in College Scholarships to Native American Students

ICE London

Indian Gaming Buyer's Guide

Indian Gaming Magazine

Disaster Relief

Peace Corps


Monthly Features & Columns

Openings & Expansions: Isleta Resort & Casino Debuts All New High Limits Room; Morongo Welcomes Jersey Mike’s Subs; Exclusive Pívat Cigar Lounge Opens at Agua Caliente Casino Resort Spa; Gun Lake Casino Unveils New Parking Garage; Major Remodel Underway at Coeur d’Alene Casino; Hard Rock Cafe Hollywood to be First Restaurant to Open in Expanded Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Complex; Casino Del Sol Upgrades Dining Amenities; Black Oak Casino Resort Renovates Arcade and Adds 13 New Games; Lummi Nation Announces Purchase of Loomis Trail Golf Course



Publisher's Page

Cover Artist

New Games

Product Spotlight

Calendar of Events


Legal & Legislative

In the News

Community Outreach

Ad Index