September 5, 2019

OIGA offers rebuttal to Stitt’s stance on compacts

Speaking before a full house at a July 24 panel on the state of Oklahoma’s tribal casinos, Oklahoma Indian Gaming Association officials reiterated their support for the current compact and its benefits for the state’s 31 gaming tribes.
April 22, 2015

Traditional Potawatomi gambling and sport exhibit showcased at Grand Casino & Resort

    Great Lakes Stickball Player by George Catlin 1835 [Smithsonian American Art Museum.] The first known six-sided dice dates from 3,000 BC Mesopotamia in what […]
April 9, 2015

FireLake Entertainment Center’s Mary Hunt keeps gaming fair

Even in a highly regulated sector such as gaming, there are always individuals seeking to take advantageof the system. Popular culture has even made heroes out […]
September 22, 2014

LeClaire named Executive Director of CPN Gaming Commission

Dan LeClaire.  Though the Citizen Potawatomi Nation’s diversification between gaming, federal and enterprise revenue is key to its ongoing economic success, the integrity of Tribal gaming […]
May 29, 2014

Director of Casino operations Judy Shore finds career at Grand Casino

  In an industry that Hollywood has portrayed as a bastion of rogues and crooks, working in the gaming community can appear as a strange career […]
March 20, 2014

One night of bingo creates a lifetime career at CPN for Mike Petray

From Blackjack dealers to the cooks at the Bistro Grill, FireLake Casino is the workplace for dozens of tribal employees. The managerial staff at FireLake Entertainment […]
February 24, 2014

Grand Casino Hotel and Resort partners with Penn Square Mall to promote tourism

Grand Casino Hotel and Resort has partnered with Penn Square Mall to open the retail space, The Grand Lounge, to promote Citizen Potawatomi Nation tribal enterprises […]
February 18, 2014

FireLake Entertainment Center still thriving after three decades

  Once surrounded by a corn field, FireLake Entertainment Center’s current surroundings look starkly different than it did thirty years ago. Its continuing transformation mirrors that […]