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