"WAYLAND, MI – The 5-year-old Gun Lake Casino announced it will expand its gaming, dining and entertainment options with an expansion that will be complete in the summer of 2017." (MLive)

"FireKeepers Casino Hotel President R. Bruce McKee is set to retire at the end of the year and the casino announced a succession plan Tuesday installing Homer A. Mandoka as the next president and Brian Decorah as CEO." (Battle Creek Enquirer)


A federal appeals court says a northern Michigan Indian tribe does not get to set its own labor rules at the casino it operates near Manistee. 

A law signed by President Obama in late September prevents federal courts from hearing lawsuits filed by opponents of the Indian casino.

Legal action is over land taken into trust for Gun Lake Tribe