Tag Archives: Nebraska
- Daily Fantasy Sports legalization debate heats up in Nebraska
January 31, 2017
Proponents and opponents of daily fantasy sports (DFS) in Nebraska have locked horns as the state opens the debate on the industry’s regulation. The Omaha World Herald reported that DFS giants DraftKings and FanDuel both pointed out at the start of the debate on Legislative Bill 469 that there’s a...
- Invalid signatures deny tribe of having a casino in Nebraska
August 15, 2016
Winnebago tribe’s plan to put up a casino in Nebraska has been put in the back burner after a proposal to allow casino gambling in the state failed to qualify for the November general election ballot. For the proposed constitutional amendment to be included in the fall election, proponents needed...
- Pro-gambling group pushes for first casino-style gaming in Nebraska
July 8, 2016
Pro-casino groups are pushing for the legalization of a casino-style gaming at Nebraska horse tracks, saying that they have more than enough signatures to get the issue on the November ballot. Keep the Money in Nebraska, a group backed by Winnebago Tribe of Nebraska, is confident that the thousands of...
- Nebraska bar’s keno machine goes off-script, customers take advantage
January 26, 2016
A small Nebraska bar is struggling to stay in business after its keno machine went rogue and customers took advantage. Smartville Station, a local watering hole in the unincorporated community of St. Mary in Johnson Country, is having trouble making ends meet after its lone keno machine experienced a major...
- New York Online Poker Bill Lodged; Not Very Likely in Nebraska
January 22, 2016
New York Assemblyman J. Gary Pretlow has resubmitted an online poker bill in the state of New York, and Tyson Larson has failed to convince his fellow Nebraskan politicians that regulating online poker is a good thing in his home state. New York Assemblyman J. Gary Pretlow has delivered a...
- State of casino affairs: Wynn gets crucial consent for Everett casino, group wants casino gambling at Neb. horse tracks, and NM tribe appeals dispute ruling
September 30, 2015
It’s all systems go for Wynn’s Everett casino. On Monday, Wynn Resorts announced that it has received unanimous approval from the City of Everett Planning Board for the $1.7 billion casino resort. The board’s approval is a critical step for Wynn Resorts, since it will allow the casino resort to...
No, Las Vegas Sands is not buying Wynn Resorts
March 17, 2017
Indian cricket team banned from visiting casinos in Australia
January 18, 2016