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Turning Stone Announces That Tiger Woods and Fellow Golfing Elites Will Play at the Seventh Annual Notah Begay III Foundation Challenge

The Oneida Indian Nation today announced that golf legend Tiger Woods and an incredible field of accompanying PGA TOUR players will be teeing up with four-time PGA TOUR winner and golf analyst Notah Begay... Read More »

Turning Stone Unveils Life-Sized Blackjack Table Cake to Celebrate 21st Anniversary

Turning Stone Resort Casino this weekend celebrated 21 years of success with an incredible, life-sized Blackjack (21) table cake. Read More »

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Granddaughter of Infamous Washington Team Owner Calls for Team to Change Its Name

The Change the Mascot campaign today lauded the granddaughter of famed Washington football team owner George Preston Marshall for publicly calling on the team to stop using a racial slur as its name. Read More »

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U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder the Latest to Join Change the Mascot Campaign in Calling for an End to Washington NFL Team’s Use of R-word Racial Slur

A U.S. District Judge in Maryland has also refused to allow the team’s R-word name to be spoken in his court, describing it as an offensive slur against Native Americans Read More »

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Turning Stone Resort Casino Promotes Karen Ramirez to Senior Vice President for Hospitality

The Oneida Nation’s Turning Stone Resort Casino has promoted Karen Ramirez to Senior Vice President for Hospitality. She has been with Turning Stone since 2007 as the Vice President of Hospitality, managing... Read More »

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National Congress of American Indians and the Oneida Indian Nation Statement on Resignation of Washington NFL Team Executive Hired to Defend the R-Word Racial Epithet

The National Congress of American Indians (NCAI) and the Oneida Indian Nation, which lead the national Change the Mascot campaign, responded today to reports... Read More »

Rock and Roll Legend Ringo Starr Provides Inaugural Contribution to the New Turning Stone Hands of Fame Exhibit

Rock and roll superstar Ringo Starr, who turns 74 today, created the inaugural handprint display for Turning Stone's new Hands of Fame exhibit following his memorable performance at Turning Stone Resort Casino Event Center last month. Read More »

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Showtime Network's "SHOBOX - The New Generation" to Televise its 200th Pro Boxing Episode Live from Turning Stone, Friday, July 25

The parade of high-profile nationally televised boxing events will continue at Turning Stone Resort Casino, when Showtime produces the landmark 200th episode of “SHOBOX – The New Generation,” Friday, July 25 in the resort’s Event Center. Read More »

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Change the Mascot Campaign Releases Statement in Response to BuzzFeed Article

Buzzfeed on July 1 published an article titled “The Weirdest Conceivable Twist in the Fight Over Washington’s NFL Team Name.” The piece pointed out that the team recently hired a blogger who “convinced America ‘macaca’ was racist. Now he’s in charge of convincing America ‘Redskins’ isn’t.” Read More »

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71 Year-Old Oneida Nation Member Ray Fougnier Brings Home Five Medals, Including Overall Silver from World Powerlifting Championships

The Oneida Indian Nation today applauds its 71 year-old Wolf Clan member Ray Fougnier for his stellar performance at the 2014 International Powerlifting Federation World Championships in South Africa earlier this month. Read More »

The Journey to Augusta National Golf Club and The Masters Tournament Starts for Local Kids at Turning Stone, on Tuesday, July 8

After an incredibly successful inaugural year of the Drive, Chip and Putt Championship, the Masters Tournament, United States Golf Association (USGA) and the PGA of America have announced the expansion... Read More »

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Oneida Nation, National Congress of American Indians and United Church of Christ React to FedEx Field Section Named for Segregationist George Preston Marshall

The Oneida Indian Nation, the National Congress of American Indians (NCAI), and the Central Atlantic Conference of the United Church of Christ (UCC) today issued a statement regarding the section of the... Read More »

Oneida Indian Nation Congratulates Hanna on Victory

The Oneida Indian Nation congratulates U.S. Rep. Richard Hanna on his primary win over Claudia Tenney. In supporting Richard Hanna, voters have proven once again that they value leaders who support building... Read More »

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Million Dollar Jackpot Bingo this Saturday at Turning Stone

Turning Stone Resort Casino will once again attempt to make history this Saturday, June 28, with its Million Dollar Bingo event. One year ago this week, Frances Slesinsky of Binghamton, NY put her name... Read More »

Turning Stone Wins Central New York BEST Award, Recognizing Workplace Learning and Performance

Turning Stone Resort Casino earned an American Society for Training and Development Central New York Chapter BEST Sapphire Award at the ASTD’s recent CNY BEST awards ceremony. Read More »

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Oneida Indian Nation and National Congress of American Indians Praise U.S. Patent and Trademark Office for Cancelling Washington NFL Team’s R-Word Trademark

In a landmark ruling issued today, the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) cancelled the Washington NFL team’s federal trademark registration of the term “Redskins,” a decision being praised by the... Read More »

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United Church of Christ Central Atlantic Conference Passes Resolution Calling for Washington Football Team Name Change and Calls for Member Boycott

With support of Native American groups, the Central Atlantic Conference of the United Church of Christ calls for more than 40,000 local church members in D.C. region to boycott Washington football team and merchandise Read More »

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Turning Stone Offers Super-Sized Entertainment at All-Star Sumo Wrestling Event on July 19

Two tons of Sumo Champions will collide Saturday, July 19 at Turning Stone Resort Casino’s Event Center for a ground-shaking All-Star Sumo wrestling event. The first event of its kind at Turning Stone,... Read More »

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Yocha Dehe Tribe to Air TV Ad Against R-dskins Name in Seven Major Markets During NBA Championship Game

At halftime of tonight’s Game 3 of the NBA Championship, the Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation will air in seven major T.V. markets a 60-second version of the National Congress of American Indians’ Proud... Read More »

Oneida Indian Nation Supports Congressman Richard Hanna Over Claudia Tenney in Upcoming Election

The Oneida Indian Nation today announced that it has contributed to the Patriot Prosperity political action committee (PAC) that is supporting U.S. Rep. Richard Hanna in his primary election campaign against... Read More »

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Civil Rights Icon and Olympian John Carlos and Former Washington, D.C. NFL Player Tre' Johnson Speak Out Against the Washington Mascot

The National Congress of American Indians and the Oneida Indian Nation today praised legendary Olympian and activist John Carlos and celebrated former Washington NFL player Tre' Johnson, for calling upon... Read More »

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Boxing Kings of the Ring Mike Tyson and Larry Holmes to Appear in Exclusive Interactive Event at Turning Stone Resort Casino on Wednesday, June 4

Renowned boxing legends and International Boxing Hall of Fame inductees Mike Tyson and Larry Holmes will participate in an exclusive, live discussion at the Turning Stone Resort Casino Showroom on Wednesday,... Read More »

Oneida Nation Foundation to Support Chittenango’s Oz-Stravaganza

The Oneida Indian Nation is once again the Presenting Sponsor for the 36th annual Oz-Stravaganza in Chittenango, NY, to be held June 6-8. The festival pays tribute to Chittenango native and “The Wonderful... Read More »

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Citing Civil Rights History, Groups Ask NFL Players to Oppose Washington NFL Team Name and Join the Change the Mascot Campaign

The Oneida Indian Nation and the National Congress of American Indians announced today that leading Native American, civil rights and religious organizations have signed a letter that will be sent to every... Read More »

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Oneida Indian Nation and the National Congress of American Indians Praise 50 U.S. Senators for Letter to NFL Urging Change for the D.C. Team’s Mascot

The Oneida Indian Nation and the National Congress of American Indians today applauded 50 Senators for sending a letter to NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell declaring that “it’s time for the NFL to endorse... Read More »

Oneida Indian Nation to Attend President Obama’s Speech on Tourism at National Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown

The Oneida Indian Nation has been invited by The White House to attend President Barack Obama’s private speech scheduled for Thursday at the National Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown. During his visit... Read More »

The Lodge at Turning Stone Awarded 2014 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence

Turning Stone Resort Casino today announced that it has received a TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence award, for The Lodge at Turning Stone. The accolade, which honors hospitality excellence, is given... Read More »

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Mike Tyson discusses his affinity for Turning Stone and Central New York, on The Dan LeBatard Show

Former world heavyweight champion and International Boxing Hall of Fame inductee Mike Tyson was a guest on “The Dan LeBatard Show,” Tuesday, May 20, on Miami’s Sports Talk 104.3-FM/790-AM The Ticket. ... Read More »

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ESPN Friday Night Fights Boxcino Championship Finals at Turning Stone this Friday, May 23

The thrilling ESPN Boxcino Championship tournament, in the middleweight and lightweight divisions, culminates with the title bouts at Turning Stone Resort Casino, this Friday night, May 23, live on ESPN’s... Read More »

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Oneida Indian Nation Applauds New York State Assembly for Unanimous Passage of Resolution Calling on Pro Sports Leagues to Stop Using Racial Slurs Such as the Offensive R-Word

As NFL owners gather today for the NFL Spring Meeting in Atlanta, the New York State Assembly has unanimously passed a resolution calling upon professional sports leagues to end their use of racial slurs.... Read More »

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Mike Tyson Discusses His Exciting Return to Upstate New York for Upcoming ESPN Boxing Event at Turning Stone Resort Casino

Former heavyweight world champion and International Boxing Hall of Fame inductee Mike Tyson participated in a lively conference call with members of the media today, discussing his upcoming return to Turning... Read More »

Mike Tyson Returns to Turning Stone on June 6 for Series of Events including Promotion of Nationally Televised Bouts at Hometown Ring in Upstate New York

Former heavyweight world champion and International Boxing Hall of Fame inductee Mike Tyson will return to Turning Stone Resort Casino on June 6 for an ESPN Friday Night Fights event promoted by Tyson’s... Read More »

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Oneida Indian Nation’s Contributions to American Revolution to be Highlighted by Historic Bus Tour, June 25-28

The Oneida Indian Nation’s little known, but extraordinary role in the Revolutionary War will be the focus of an upcoming bus tour by educational tour company America’s History, scheduled for Thursday,... Read More »

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Oneida Leader Commends NFL Star Richard Sherman for Speaking Out Against the Washington Team Name

Days after New York state lawmakers launched bipartisan legislation demanding the NFL stop promoting a dictionary-defined racial slur against Native Americans, NFL star cornerback Richard Sherman became... Read More »

Turning Stone Features Perfect Ways to Treat Mom for a Special Mother’s Day

Turning Stone Resort Casino is offering several ways to celebrate Mom this Mother’s Day, and throughout the month of May. On Sunday, May 11, a sumptuous Mother’s Day Brunch Buffet will be held at Turning... Read More »

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Oneida Indian Nation Praises New York Lawmakers for Resolution Calling on Pro Sports Leagues to Stop Using Racial Slurs

The Oneida Indian Nation today applauds New York State legislators for their announcement of a new resolution calling upon professional sports leagues to stop using racial slurs, specifically citing the... Read More »

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Turning Stone Bingo Announces Two Winners Totaling Over $81,000 on Progressive Jackpot Games

Turning Stone Resort Casino proudly announces its latest progressive jackpot bingo winners, as two Central New Yorkers hit for major cash prizes at Turning Stone’s Bingo Hall in recent days. Loretta Jones... Read More »

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Oneida Indian Nation Praises NBA for Issuing Lifetime Ban to Los Angeles Clippers Owner Donald Sterling for Racist Remarks

The Oneida Indian Nation and the national Change the Mascot campaign it leads today praised the National Basketball Association (NBA) for issuing a lifetime... Read More »

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Oneida Nation Member to Compete in Worldwide Powerlifting Championship at 71 Years Old

The Oneida Indian Nation today announced that 71-year-old Wolf Clan member Ray Fougnier will compete in the worldwide powerlifting championship in Johannesburg, South Africa this June. Fougnier, who grew... Read More »

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On Earth Day, Turning Stone Announces 8,000 Pounds of Used Hygiene Products Recycled in Less than Three Months of New Partnership with Clean the World, Inc.

On this Earth Day, the Oneida Indian Nation’s Turning Stone Resort Casino is proving a new partnership with the non-profit Clean the World, Inc. is producing great results in recycling the resort’s used soaps and shampoos to help reduce unnecessary waste and prevent disease throughout the world. Read More »

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Turning Stone Resort to host the 49th PGA Professional National Championship in 2016

News release from the PGA of America: Turning Stone Resort in Verona, N.Y., home to three of the country’s premier public/resort courses, has been named as the site of the 49th PGA Professional... Read More »

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Turning Stone Hosts Kickoff Event Celebrating the June 28 Return of Million Dollar Bingo

Turning Stone Resort Casino announced exciting plans for its million dollar bingo at a special event being held Saturday, April 19 at the Turning Stone Bingo Hall. On-hand to announce the details was... Read More »

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Oneida Nation Praises Leading Native American Organizations for Withdrawing Support for Event Sponosred by Washington NFL Team

The Oneida Indian Nation and the national Change the Mascot campaign it leads today praised leading Native American groups for withdrawing themselves from an event that included the Washington NFL team’s Original Americans Foundation (OAF). Read More »

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Oneida Indian Nation and National Congress of American Indians Applaud the UN for Condemning the Hurtful Name of Washington’s NFL Team

Human rights expert and the United Nations Special Rapporteur on the rights of indigenous peoples James Anaya today called the Washington NFL team’s current R-word team name a “hurtful reminder of past... Read More »

Historic Agreement between Oneida Nation & New York State to be Honored at Native American Finance Officers Association Annual Conference

The Oneida Indian Nation will be honored at two distinguished national conferences this month. The Oneida Nation’s historic agreement with New York State will be honored at the Native American Finance... Read More »

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Turning Stone Resort Casino Honored with Trio of Elite AAA Four Diamond Awards

Turning Stone Resort Casino has been honored with three AAA Four Diamond awards, prestigious accolades granted to less than four percent of the organization’s approved properties. Awarded to The Lodge... Read More »

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Oneida Indian Nation Statement Regarding Revelations Surrounding the Washington NFL Team's New Foundation

The Oneida Indian Nation, which leads the national Change the Mascot campaign, responded today to an article in USA Today concerning the Washington NFL team’s newly-announced foundation. Read More »

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Oneida Indian Nation Statement Regarding Foundation Announcement by Washington NFL Team Owner Dan Snyder

The Oneida Indian Nation, which leads the national Change the Mascot campaign, responded today to an announcement from Washington NFL team owner Dan Snyder that he would start a foundation to benefit Native... Read More »

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Local College Musicians Set to Compete at Turning Stone’s First “Battle of the Bands” at Exit 33’s The Gig, Thursday, March 27

Chosen as the “best of the best” on the New York State college music scene, eight bands from colleges and universities across the state will come together Thursday, March 27 at 8:00 p.m. to compete in... Read More »

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Oneida Indian Nation Praises U.S. Patent & Trademark Office’s Rejection of Washington Redskins Product Due to the Derogatory Nature of the R-Word

For the second time in just three months, the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office has rejected a trademark application because it contained the derogatory, dictionary-defined slur “Redskins.” Monday’s ruling... Read More »

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