When an 87-year-old Illinois grandmother bet a quarter in an Iowa slot machine in 2011, she thought she’d hit it big. The screen said: “The reels have rolled your way! Bonus Award – $41797550.16.”
The legality of machines similar to video gambling, but aren’t subject to the same regulations, is being questioned in a new report.
The gaming floor is up and running again at Lumiere Place, following a night chaos and confusion when hundreds of slot machines when on the fritz.
KMOX recently reported that casino revenues are down, but how low can they go?
A recent decline in Missouri’s casino revenues is raising questions among lawmakers about the extent to which the state can continue to rely on gambling revenue.
A fire breaks out at the River City Casino.
Cashing in a lost casino ticket could land patrons in hot water.
Police are investigating several cases of possible debit card fraud at a Mississippi River casino in northeast Missouri.
The proceeds would be turned over to the Department of Healthcare and Family Services to be distributed to the families.
The biggest decline was at Lumiere Place in downtown St. Louis, where revenue dropped nearly 18 percent. Gambling revenue has fallen at the metropolitan St. Louis casinos every month this year.