Navajo Gaming To Temporarily Layoff Over 11-Hundred Workers To Start The New Year

Navajo Gaming is temporarily laying off over 11-hundred employees to start the new year. Officials say due to the “drastic and prolonged economic impact of COVID-19,” 1,120 employees will be temporarily laid off January 1st. NNGE leadership had repeatedly warned leaders that if Navajo casinos were not allowed to re-open, even at a reduced capacity, […]

Navajo Nation Council Votes To Reopen Casinos, Awaiting President Nez’s Approval

Navajo Nation casinos are one step closer to opening. The Navajo Nation Council approved legislation Tuesday that would reopen the tribe’s casinos with exhaustive precautionary guidelines that exceed the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Navajo Nation Department of Health Guidelines. Under Navajo Gaming’s proposal, each casino would reopen at a minimum 50-percent […]

Navajo Nation Gaming Extends Casino Closures Until July 27th

Navajo Nation Gaming’s Board of Directors has decided to keep all casino facilities closed until July 27th in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. The decision comes after the extension of the executive order by President Jonathan Nez and Vice President Myron Lizer that will keep government buildings closed as well until July 27th. Navajo Gaming […]

Navajo Gaming Casinos To Stay Closed Until “It’s Prudent To Reopen.”

Casino and hotels on the Navajo Nation will remain closed until “it’s prudent to reopen.” The Navajo Nation Gaming Enterprise Board of Directors made the decision to extend the closure of the facilities. The decision was made to protect the health, safety and general welfare of its employees and people. The closure has given the […]

Twin Arrows Casino Resort Will Close Tuesday Until April 6th

Twin Arrows Casino Resort has decided to close in response to the coronavirus pandemic. Casino officials say they closed casino games Tuesday morning and closed the restaurants and hotel later in the day. The property will be closed until April 6th so staff of the hotel will do a deep cleaning of the facility. The […]