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Pope County JPs Vote in Support of Cherokee Casino

Cherokee Nation Businesses of Catoosa, Oklahoma, won a political victory Thursday in the years-long back-and-forth battle to build a casino near Russellville. The Pope County Quorum Court, following the wishes […] read more >
Gold Strike Casino in Tunica, Mississippi
Tourism

Cherokee Nation Now Operating Gold Strike in Tunica

Meanwhile, the tribal gaming company provided an update on its legal battle in Arkansas. read more >
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Tourism

US Casinos Top $60B in Revenue in 2022, Their Best Year Ever

Online betting provided nearly a fifth of the industry's revenue. read more >
The new gaming floor at Southland Casino Hotel in West Memphis
Construction / Tourism

Southland Casino Hotel Completes $320M Transformation

The three-year project includes a gleaming new 20-story hotel with 300 rooms. read more >
Legal / Tourism

Execs: US Internet Casino Gambling is Poised for Expansion

So far, such gambling is legal in only six states: New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Michigan, West Virginia, Delaware and Connecticut. read more >
Agriculture & Poultry / Government & Politics / Retail / Tourism

Arkansas Officials OK Signatures for Marijuana Initiative

The measure to legalize recreational use of the drug is one step closer to making the ballot. read more >
Agriculture & Poultry / Government & Politics / Tourism

Signatures for Recreational Pot, Casino Measures Submitted

Friday was the deadline for groups to turn in the signatures needed to qualify for the November ballot. read more >
Gamblers enjoying the modern slot machines at the Saracen Annex in Pine Bluff earlier this month.  Casino gaming made its debut in Arkansas in 2019.
Tourism

US Casinos Had Best Month Ever in March, Winning $5.3B

Arkansas set a quarterly revenue record to start the year. read more >
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Tourism

US Casinos Won $53B in 2021, Their Best Year Ever

Casino winnings were more than 21% higher than the previous best year, which came in 2019. read more >
Government & Politics / Legal / Tourism

40 Arkansas Lawmakers Back Anti-Casino Campaign

Forty state legislators are opposing a ballot measure that would legalize casinos in three Arkansas counties. read more >
Government & Politics / Tourism

Measure Allowing Casinos in 3 Arkansas Counties Makes Ballot

Arkansas election officials have approved for the ballot a measure that would legalize casinos in three border counties. read more >
Government & Politics / Tourism

Arkansas Casino Campaign Wins More Time to Gather Signatures

Supporters of a plan to legalize casinos in three Arkansas counties have won additional time to gather signatures to put the proposal on the November ballot. read more >
Government & Politics / Tourism

Election Officials Reject Casino Measure; Nancy Todd to Sue

Arkansas election officials say a casino legalization proposal isn't sufficient to appear on the November ballot. But a potential legal challenge by the amendment's chief supporter could force them to keep it there while a court reviews the decision. read more >
Opponents of competing proposals to allow casinos in Arkansas have been arguing against giving private businesses a monopoly over an industry.
Government & Politics / Tourism

Measures Test on Monopolies, Not Casinos (AP Analysis)

Opponents of competing proposals to allow casinos in Arkansas haven't just been arguing against an expansion of gambling. They've been arguing against giving private businesses a monopoly over an industry. read more >