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Casino Bill Passes State House

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – A bill that creates a multi-step process for possibly opening a new tribal casino in Connecticut is heading to the governor. The House of Representatives voted 88-55 in favor of the […]

12 hours ago

The Casino of the Sky at the Mohegan Sun. (Photo by Matthew J. Lee/The Boston Globe via Getty Images)

Letter Assures Lawmakers Casino Bill Won’t Impact Compact

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Attorney General George Jepsen is reiterating how legislation that could eventually lead to a new casino won’t impact Connecticut’s existing financial arrangement with the owners of Mohegan Sun and Foxwoods Resort Casinos.

05/27/2015

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Slots Revenue Up For Mohegan Sun, Down For Foxwoods In April

Winnings from slot machines were up 6 percent at Mohegan Sun in April but down 2.7 percent at the Foxwoods Resort Casino compared with the same month last year.

05/15/2015

Mohegan Tribal Gaming

Mohegan Official Admits Casinos Competing With Themselves

The president of the Mohegan Tribal Gaming Authority says a joint casino venture proposed with rival Foxwoods Resort Casino will likely take business from the two southeast Connecticut casinos, but it’s preferable to losing business to Massachusetts.

05/04/2015

The Casino of the Sky at the Mohegan Sun. (Photo by Matthew J. Lee/The Boston Globe via Getty Images)

Mohegan Sun Casinos Report 2nd Quarter Profits Boost

UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) – The parent company of the Mohegan Sun casinos in Connecticut and Pennsylvania says revenue dropped slightly in the second quarter, while profit jumped 56 percent as more gamblers headed to table […]

04/28/2015

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Mohegan Sun To Build Casino At Korean Airport

NEW LONDON, Conn. (AP) – The Indian tribe that operates the Mohegan Sun casino in Connecticut has reached an agreement to build and run a gaming resort on the grounds of Incheon International Airport in […]

04/21/2015

The Casino of the Sky at the Mohegan Sun. (Photo by Matthew J. Lee/The Boston Globe via Getty Images)

Financial Pressures Weigh On Tribes Casino Expansion Plans

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – Tough financial questions confront Connecticut’s two beleaguered tribal casinos proposing a major investment to fend off new competitive threats looming in Massachusetts. Mohegan Sun and Foxwoods Resort Casino are looking to […]

04/11/2015

Mohegan Tribal Council Chairman Kevin Brown holds a map showing the gambling business at stake from the Hartford area north, if a new casino opens in the Springfield area. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Report Says New Casinos Would Siphon Millions Of Dollars From State

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – A consultant hired by two Connecticut tribes says that new facilities planned in New York and Massachusetts could siphon away $570 million annually in gambling revenue from the state’s industry by […]

04/06/2015

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Schaghticoke Chief Wants Gambling Hall

Schaghticoke Indian Tribe says it may pursue a gambling hall on its small, nearly empty reservation alongside the
Appalachian Trail.

03/12/2015

Mohegan Tribal Council Chairman Kevin Brown holds a map showing the gambling business at stake from the Hartford area north, if a new casino opens in the Springfield area. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Lawmakers, Tribes Voice Support For New Casinos

A coalition of Connecticut legislators, the state’s two federally recognized Indian tribes and union leaders are backing a bill that would allow up to three new, smaller casinos to help combat gambling competition in neighboring states.

03/10/2015

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