Tohono O’odham Tribe Announce $400m Casino Development.

The Tohono O’odham Tribal Nation announced that construction of a $400 million casino resort in Glendale, Arizona has begun. The expansion of the existing Desert Diamond casino will occupy over one million square-feet, including five restaurants and 75,000 square-feet...

The Ak-Chin Indian Community Before Tribal Gaming

Tribal Gaming in Arizona is so much more than commercial casinos and resorts.  Since the Gaming Compact was signed between Arizona and Tribes in 2002, Tribal Gaming has helped Tribal Communities overcome centuries of displacement and limited economic opportunities to...

Tribes Use Technology to Save Endangered Languages

Many tribes across the country are racing against time to save their native languages that may only still be spoken by a small group of elder members using technology. While many of the efforts to get younger tribe members interested in the traditional languages are...

Phoenix Outlets Bring Economic Benefits

The Phoenix Premium Outlets opened in early April, providing hundreds of new jobs to the Chandler area and an economic boost along with it. The new mall, located adjacent to the Wild Horse Pass Hotel and Casino, opened with 90 stores including Banana Republic, Calvin...