casinos http://nwpr.org en Tribal Casinos Move Into New Territory: High-End Luxury http://nwpr.org/post/tribal-casinos-move-new-territory-high-end-luxury <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Tribal casinos are trying to appeal to a new kind of customer – one who may not even gamble at all. Across the Northwest, one-time no-frills casinos are expanding into resort-style destinations and adding high-end amenities – spas, fine dining, luxury hotels.</span></p><p> Fri, 20 Sep 2013 13:47:30 +0000 Jessica Robinson 34471 at http://nwpr.org Tribal Casinos Move Into New Territory: High-End Luxury Coquille Tribe Defends Proposal For A Second Casino http://nwpr.org/post/coquille-tribe-defends-proposal-second-casino <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The Coquille tribe is meeting with local officials this week to discuss their proposal to build a casino in Medford. It would be the tribe’s second casino, and could end an informal agreement that has limited gambling in Oregon.</span></p><p> Tue, 23 Apr 2013 23:47:48 +0000 Amelia Templeton 26387 at http://nwpr.org Three Former Oregon Governors Want To Stop Casinos http://nwpr.org/post/three-former-oregon-governors-want-stop-casinos <p>Three of Oregon's former governors announced&nbsp;their opposition Monday to two Oregon casino ballot measures. Wed, 10 Oct 2012 13:59:07 +0000 Kristian Foden-Vencil 16501 at http://nwpr.org Three Former Oregon Governors Want To Stop Casinos Casino Amendment Makes Oregon Ballot http://nwpr.org/post/casino-amendment-makes-oregon-ballot <p>A newly certified initiative to allow non-tribal casinos in Oregon sets the stage for a possible showdown over gambling centers in the state. The Oregon Secretary of State&#39;s office announced Monday that it has certified an initiative for the ballot that could eventually lead to the region&rsquo;s first full-service casino not operated by a tribe. Tue, 24 Jul 2012 00:22:07 +0000 Chris Lehman 12125 at http://nwpr.org Casino Amendment Makes Oregon Ballot Spokane Tribe Moves Forward In Plans For Resort Casino, Amidst Opposition http://nwpr.org/post/spokane-tribe-moves-forward-plans-resort-casino-amidst-opposition <p>SPOKANE -- The Spokane Tribe of Indians just received a list of federal guidelines for their proposed casino project in Airway Heights. Along with the document came a new round of opposition. Paige Browning has more. Fri, 09 Mar 2012 13:16:10 +0000 Paige Browning 4564 at http://nwpr.org