The Koi Nation Is Drafting Plans For North Bay California Casino

North Bay Tribe Casino

The Koi Nation Tribe acquired a new piece of land for $12.3 million, where they plan to build a North Bay casino. The land will have to be approved for sovereignty by the federal government before the project can make any progress. The new casino faces some opposition from those worried about gambling issues in … Read more

Louisiana Casinos Lost Over $4 Million Due to Hurricane Ida

Harrah's Casino - New Orleans

Louisiana casinos have had to shut down due to Hurricane Ida and have lost a combined total of $4.5 million in revenue. The state is trying to help the gaming industry stay afloat in the wake of this disaster. NEW ORLEANS – Following the devastation caused by Hurricane Ida to the New Orleans area, casinos … Read more

Washington State Tribes Approved To Launch Sportsbooks

The Colville, Shoalwater Bay, and Muckleshoot Tribes gained federal approval to launch sportsbooks in Washington. The Snoqualmie Tribe launched its sportsbook last week while 15 tribes total can launch according to regulations. OLYMPIA, Wash. – Local Washington State tribes have gained federal approval to launch sportsbooks in the coming weeks. The Colville, Shoalwater Bay, and Muckleshoot … Read more

Illinois-Based Casino Sees Exciting Milestone In New Expansion

A new milestone was celebrated as demonstrative of the new expansion’s structure being finished. The new expansion will offer over 700 new gaming positions among other offerings. This expansion will make the Rivers Des Plaines Casino the first casino in Illinois to offer 2,000 gaming positions SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – A stunning new milestone was reached … Read more

Choctaw Casino And Resort Renovates To Attract Texas Customers

Oklahoma Casino

Choctaw Casino And Resort recently opened a massive addition to their property for a price tag of $600M. The expansion saw more than 1,000 rooms added, along with various other amenities. The casino seems focused on attracting customers from North Texas, specifically from the Dallas-Fort Worth area. DURANT, Okla. – Oklahoma’s Choctaw Casino and Resort … Read more

Ohio Continues To See Strong Casino Revenue

Ohio Lottery

Ohio’s casino revenue exceeded $200 million in July. Casinos brought in more than $90 million for the third month in the state’s history. Ohio’s seven racinos brought in more than $120 million for the fourth month in the state’s history. COLUMBUS, Ohio – Ohio’s casino revenue has exceeded $200 million in July, which continues the … Read more

Chicago Extends Casino Application Deadline By Two Months

Chicago Casino Gaming

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot has extended the deadline for Chicago casino applications. MGM, Wynn and Caesars have already taken themselves out of the running. Rush Street Interactive is a likely favorite to end up as the operator. CHICAGO – Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot originally set a deadline of Aug. 23 for those interested in operating … Read more

FanDuel Now Offers Standalone Casino Gaming In NJ Via New App

FanDuel Casino

FanDuel launched a new app specifically for online casino gaming in NJ, separated from sports betting. New users on FanDuel’s casino app play risk-free up to $1000 on their first day. PointsBet will also be offering proprietary online casino gaming in NJ. TRENTON, NJ – FanDuel, a company known primarily for its sportsbook offerings, is … Read more

Churchill Downs Investing $200M In Derby City Gaming

Churchill Downs

Churchill Downs operates Derby City Gaming, a historic horse racing based gambling house. Historic horse racing is a slot-machine-like experience that is defined as parimutuel wagering by Kentucky. Churchill Downs is looking to reinvest $200 million in upgrades into Derby City Gaming. LOUISVILLE – Churchill Downs, perhaps the most famous horse racing destination in America, is … Read more

MGM’s Land-Light Pivot Seems To Be Nearing Conclusion

MGM Grand - Las Vegas

MGM Resorts will only own 15 acres of the Las Vegas Strip by the end of 2021. In 2014, they owned more than 800 acres of the strip. They achieved this by spinning off an investment trust to control their land, thereby retaining access but bringing in further revenue. LAS VEGAS – MGM Resorts has … Read more