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Gaming

June through December 2008
Newspaper Clippings Index

The State Library of Kansas' Legislative Reference Section maintains a collection of clipped newspaper articles on topics relating to subjects pertinent to issues in Kansas state government. Below is a listing of clipped articles taken from several different newspapers relating to GAMING, June through December, 2008.

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The Clippings List is generally arranged chronologically through the year.

Each article cited contains the following information:

Author of article (if any is present)
Title of Article
Newspaper title and date of issue

ARTICLES ON GAMING
June through December 2008


Jeannine Koranda
Studies: Mulvane casino will earn more
Wichita Eagle, 6/4/2008 [Newsbank article]


Sam Hartle
State hears lower casino revenue projections
Kansas City Kansan, 6/4/2008


Associated Press
Sumner casino lawsuit to continue
Junction City Daily Union, 6/8/2008


Lawrence Journal-World
On casino loss limits
Junction City Daily Union, 6/8/2008


Carl Manning
Review board's job isn't glitz, glamour
Leavenworth Times, 6/9/2008


Associated Press
Casino board not the high life
Topeka Capital Journal, 6/9/2008


Sam Hartle
Edwardsville OKs hotel tax...but they don't have a hotel yet
Kansas City Kansan, 6/11/2008


Eric Swanson
Aspiring casino developer looks to future
Dodge City Daily Globe, 6/12/2008


Rick Alm
Land near Wichita eyed for tribal casino
Kansas City Star, 6/19/2008


Bill Wilson
Florida company wins Wild West bid
Wichita Eagle, 6/19/2008 [Newsbank article]


Fred Mann
Judge dismisses Mulvane lawsuit
Wichita Eagle, 6/19/2008 [Newsbank article]


Fred Mann
Casinos and their community
Wichita Eagle, 6/22/2008 [Newsbank article]


James Carlson
Developers bet on future
Topeka Capital Journal, 6/23/2008


Sam Hartle
Casino cases to be in court soon
Kansas City Kansan, 6/26/2008


Rick Alm and David Klepper
Kansas high court upholds gambling law
Kansas City Star, 6/27/2008 [Newsbank article]


Carl Manning
Gambling law ruled constitutional
Junction City Daily Union, 6/27/2008


James Carlson
No bluff: State-owned casinos constitutional
Topeka Capital Journal, 6/28/2008


Casinos cleared [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 6/28/2008


Eric Swanson
Dodge City casino hopefuls react to ruling
Dodge City Daily Globe, 6/28/2008


The Morning Sun
Court made right decision on gaming issue [editorial]
Pittsburg Morning sun, 6/28/2008 [Newsbank article]


Sam Hartle
High court OKs Kansas casinos
Kansas City Kansan, 6/28-30/2008


Casinos pay 'privilege fees'
Kansas City Kansan, 6/28-30/2008


Kevin Flaherty
Locals happy with court decision
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 6/28/2008 [Newsbank article]


Citizen runaround [editorial]
Hutchinson News, 7/2/2008 [Newsbank article]


Chris Green
Casino money no budget fix
Hutchinson News, 7/2/2008 [Newsbank article]


The Morning Sun
Lottery errs in pick 3 numbers
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 7/4/2008 [Newsbank article]


Lottery botches numbers
Kansas City Star, 7/4/2008


The Capital-Journal
Lotto: You're a winner, and you, too
Topeka Capital Journal, 7/4/2008


Fred Mann
Sumner Co. residents can weigh in on casino plan
Wichita Eagle, 7/6/2008 [Newsbank article]


Rick Alm
Taxes have the power to destroy racetrack
Kansas City Star, 7/8/2008 [Newsbank article]


Jeannine Koranda
Lottery will pay out for glitch
Wichita Eagle, 7/8/2008 [Newsbank article]


Chris Green
Casino developers to show plans to board
Hutchinson News, 7/9/2008 [Newsbank article]


Associated Press
Pick 2 lottery blunder puts casino contract in doubt
Chanute Tribune, 7/10/2008 [Newsbank article]


Associated Press
Pick 3 mistakes could jeopardize firm's casino contract
Lawrence Journal World, 7/10/2008


Associated Press
Lotto glitch may sink contract
Wichita Eagle, 7/10/2008 [Newsbank article]


Andrew Nash
Gaming meeting hears Penn proposal
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 7/10/2008 [Newsbank article]


Dusti Fansler
Penn National says they will be good for Kansas
Winfield Daily Courier, 7/11/2008


Dusti Fansler
Celebrity chef makes case for Harrah's
Winfield Daily Courier, 7/11/2008


Area gambling report for June 2008
Kansas City Star, 7/11/2008 [Newsbank article]


Joe Stumpe
Deen charms while pushing for Harrah's
Wichita Eagle, 7/11/2008 [Newsbank article]


Fred Mann
Casinos pitch to state board questions Harrah's, Penn
Wichita Eagle, 7/11/2008 [Newsbank article]


Fred Mann
Marvel faces revenue questions
Wichita Eagle, 7/12/2008 [Newsbank article]


Carl Manning
Commission won't delay state casino decisions
Hutchinson News, 7/12/2008 [Newsbank article]


Joshua Ames
Marvel gives pitch to reluctant Sumner County residents
Winfield Daily Courier, 7/12/2008


Associated Press
Casino review board questions bidders
Salina Journal, 7/13/2008


Associated Press
Casino review board questions Marvel gaming projections
Hays Daily News, 7/13/2008


Rick Alm
Oh, for the days of numbered balls
Kansas City Star, 7/15/2008


Fred Mann
UAW challenges Harrah's bid
Wichita Eagle, 7/15/2008 [Newsbank article]


Cherse Forno
Outlining their plan
Dodge City Daily Courier, 7/17/2008


Damon Smith
Track opts to close operations
Topeka Capital Journal, 7/23/2008


Carl Manning
Consultants: Harrah's biggest money maker
Topeka Capital Journal, 7/23/2008


Dan Margolies and Tom Smith
Last race set for Aug. 24
Kansas City Star, 7/23/2008


Cherise Forno
Gaming official speaks about the steps being taken to pick casino developer
Dodge City Daily Globe, 7/24/2008


David Klepper and Tom Smit
Woodlands plan sparks speculation
Kansas City Star, 7/24/2008


Dan Margolies and Mark Wiebe
Casino proposal: And then there were four
Kansas City Star, 7/24/2008 [Newsbank article]


Scott Rothschild
Gambling dealt setbacks
Lawrence Journal World, 7/24/2008


Declining odds [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 7/24/2008


Carl Manning
Kansas gambling landscape changes
Hutchinson News, 7/25/2008 [Newsbank article]


Fred Mann
Consultant puts Harrah's at top of earning list
Wichita Eagle, 7/25/2008 [Newsbank article]


Carl Manning
Board: Casino pick will be tough
Hutchinson News, 7/26/2008 [Newsbank article]


Fred Mann
Wellington casinos have say with review board
Wichita Eagle, 7/26/2008 [Newsbank article]


Matthew J. Palcher
Bring back the woodlands as casino, amusement area
Kansas City Star, 7/29/2008


Carl Manning
Woodlands' haggling coming down the stretch
Topeka Capital Journal, 7/30/2008


Michael Hooper
Do you have lucky ticket?
Topeka Capital Journal, 7/30/2008


Associated Press
State, Woodlands in talks over slots
Wichita Eagle, 7/30/2008 [Newsbank article]


Cherise Forno
Another look
Dodge City Daily Globe, 7/30/2008


Kevin Flaherty
Lottery talks Camptown, casinos
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 7/30/2008 [Newsbank article]


Fred Mann
Olathe-based casino group has support in Dodge City
Wichita Eagle, 8/1/2008 [Newsbank article]


Kathy Hanks
Developers detail their casino plans
Hutchinson News, 8/1/2008 [Newsbank article]


Eric Swanson
Developer says casino would turn Dodge into 'entertainment capital'
Dodge City Daily Globe, 8/1/2008


Rick Alm
Butler seeks partner in casino bid
Kansas City Star, 8/5/2008


Eric Swanson
Butler National cash partner for seeking $25M casino venture
Dodge City Daily Globe, 8/7/2008


Rick Alm
Officials in video may face trouble
Kansas City Star, 8/15/2008


Carl Manning
Board to decide if officials illegally endorsed casino
Wichita Eagle, 8/16/2008 [Newsbank article]


Fred Mann
Lawsuits could negate casino board decision
Wichita Eagle, 8/17/2008 [Newsbank article]


Chris Green
Dog racing decline hurts breeders
Salina Journal, 8/18/2008


Michael Hooper
Area tribe files suit
Topeka Capital Journal, 8/19/2008


Rick Alm
Link raises troubling questions
Kansas City Star, 8/19/2008


Michael Hooper
Lottery to leave lawsuit to courts
Topeka Capital Journal, 8/20/2008


Rick Alm
Tribe sues Harrah's on casino plans near Wichita
Kansas City Star, 8/20/2008 [Newsbank article]


James Carlson
Casino firms learn soon if they hit the jackpot
Topeka Capital Journal, 8/21/2008


Fred Mann
State gets down to nitty-gritty on casinos
Wichita Eagle, 8/21/2008 [Newsbank article]


James Carlson
Vote set for today on two casino plans
Topeka Capital Journal, 8/22/2008


Fred Mann
Board to vote today on casino proposal
Wichita Eagle, 8/22/2008 [Newsbank article]


Carl Manning
Board set to pick managers for 2 Kansas casinos today
Lawrence Journal World, 8/22/2008


James Carlson
Winners and losers
Topeka Capital Journal, 8/23/2008 [Newsbank article]


Staff and Wire Reports
Kansas bets on Harrah's
Kansas City Star, 8/23/2008 [Newsbank article]


Fred Mann
Harrah's wins; lawsuits lurk
Wichita Eagle, 8/23/2008 [Newsbank article]


Beccy Tanner
Cheers and jeers in Mulvane, Wellington
Wichita Eagle, 8/23/2008


Carl Manning
Board picks casino managers
Lawrence Journal World, 8/23/2008


Rick Alm
There goes Woody!
Kansas City Star, 8/24/2008


Fred Mann
Casino group has no fear of size of project
Wichita Eagle, 8/24/2008 [Newsbank article]


Jim Pedley
Speedway enhances casino proposal
Kansas City Star, 8/25/2008


Rick Alm
Casino smoking ban is cloudy
Kansas City Star, 8/26/2008


Jim Pedley
Auto racing the bid becomes sweeter
Kansas City Star, 8/27/2008


Carl Manning
Kansas Speedway adds casino incentive
Salina Journal, 8/28/2008


Rick Alm
Judge dismisses lawsuit contesting casino projects
Kansas City Star, 8/28/2008


Carl Manning
Tribe asks judge to stop Harrah's casino in Kansas
Lawrence Journal World, 8/30/2008


Fred Mann
Future of casino hinges on injunction
Wichita Eagle, 8/30/2008 [Newsbank article]


David Klepper and Rick Alm
Tribe sues Harrah's over plans for casino
Kansas City Star, 8/30/2008 [Newsbank article]


Steve Fry
Casino project on ropes
Topeka Capital Journal, 8/30/2008 [Newsbank article]


Chris Green
Board to review financial status of casino developers
Salina Journal, 8/30/2008


Chris Green
Board set to review financial status of casino developers
Hutchinson News, 8/31/2008 [Newsbank article]


Jim Pedley
Speedway sweetens the deal for casino
Kansas City Star, 9/1/2008 [Newsbank article]


Carl Manning
Changing the law on slots at race tracks proves iffy
Manhattan Mercury, 9/2/2008


Rick Alm
Final Kansas Casino reports not surprising
Kansas City Star, 9/2/2008


Carl Manning
Alterations made to casino proposals
Topeka Capital Journal, 9/3/2008


Chris Green
Rival developers make their case for best casino
Hutchinson News, 9/3/2008 [Newsbank article]


Carl Manning
Board walks fine line in casino consideration
Dodge City Daily Globe, 9/3/2008


Casino contracts play it straight [editorial]
Topeka Capital Journal, 9/5/2008


Fred Mann
Harrah's can move forward with casino
Wichita Eagle, 9/6/2008 [Newsbank article]


James Carlson
Ruling: Casino plans can resume
Topeka Capital Journal, 9/6/2008


Carl Manning
Judge rules in tribal casino case
Winfield Daily Courier, 9/6/2008


Rick Alm
Woodlands' racing license at risk
Kansas City Star, 9/9/2008 [Newsbank article]


Rick Alm
Gambling suits flood courts
Kansas City Star, 9/9/2008 [Newsbank article]


Associated Press
Questions raised about Wyandotte County casino
Manhattan Mercury, 9/10/2008


John Hanna
Gambling company folds plans
Topeka Capital Journal, 9/12/2008 [Newsbank article]


Rick Alm
7th Street Casino case may finally be at an end
Kansas City Star, 9/12/2008


Rick Alm
Bidder nixes casino plan
Kansas City Star, 9/12/2008


Andrew Nash
Penn National pulling out of SEK
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 9/12/2008


The Morning Sun
Penn National official explains decision
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 9/12/2008 [Newsbank article]



Rick Alm
Kansas waiting on its day in court
Kansas City Star, 9/16/2008 [Newsbank article]


Rick Alm
Deal time for Wyco
Kansas City Star, 9/16/2008


Capital-Journal Editorial Board
Highway funding let's get creative [editorial]
Topeka Capital Journal, 9/16/2008


Rick Alm
Pinnacle pulls out of efforts for casino
Kansas City Star, 9/17/2008


Associated Press
4th company pulls out of running for casino
Wichita Eagle, 9/17/2008 [Newsbank article]


Carl Manning
Pinnacle pulls the plug on Kan. casino proposal
Hutchinson News, 9/17/2008 [Newsbank article]


Carl Manning
State board considers casino applications
Topeka Capital Journal, 9/19/2008 [Newsbank article]


Rick Alm
Decision by state could be delayed
Kansas City Star, 9/19/2008 [Newsbank article]


Associated Press
State board quizzes casinos about cash
Wichita Eagle, 9/19/2008 [Newsbank article]


Eric Swanson
Locals eager to hear final casino decision
Dodge City Daily Globe, 9/19/2008


Sam Hartle
Ford County casino financial called into question
Dodge City Daily Globe, 9/19/2008


Chris Green
Casino developers make final plea
Hutchinson News, 9/19/2008 [Newsbank article]


Carl Manning
Speedway casino on track
Topeka Capital Journal, 9/20/2008 [Newsbank article]


Rick Alm and David Klepper
Hard Rock to roll in KCK
Kansas City Star, 9/20/2008


Fred Mann
Gaming board delays Dodge City casino vote
Wichita Eagle, 9/20/2008 [Newsbank article]


Chris Green
Casino selection is delayed
Hutchinson News, 9/20/2008 [Newsbank article]


Eric Swanson
Casino decision delayed
Dodge City Daily Globe, 9/20/2008


Prudence over haste [editorial]
Hutchinson News, 9/21/2008 [Newsbank article]


Eric Swanson
Still waiting for a decision
Dodge City Daily Globe, 9/22/2008


Rick Alm
Casino bidder formally rejected
Kansas City Star, 9/24/2008


Rick Alm
Wyandotte County casino opponents plan another suit
Kansas City Star, 9/25/2008


Rick Alm
Penn gaming suit
Kansas City Star, 9/25/2008


Andrew Nash
Questions raised about gaming future
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 9/25/2008 [Newsbank article]


Kevin Flaherty
Camptown to face license hearing
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 9/25/2008 [Newsbank article]


Carl Manning
Firm chosen for casino in Dodge
Topeka Capital Journal, 9/27/2008 [Newsbank article]


Fred Mann
Olathe group chosen for Dodge City casino
Wichita Eagle, 9/27/2008 [Newsbank article]


Rick Alm
Firm selected for casino bid
Kansas City Star, 9/27/2008


Carl Manning
Olathe company is chosen to build casino in Ford County
Lawrence Journal World, 9/27/2008


Eric Swanson
Butler awarded casino contract
Dodge City Daily Globe, 9/27/2008


Our Voice
Casino developer must be held accountable
Dodge City Daily Globe, 9/27/2008


Eric Swanson
Locals hail casino decision
Dodge City Daily Globe, 9/29/2008


J-W Editorials
Casino crunch [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 9/30/2008


Jack Weinstein
Olathe firm lands development, operation of Kansas casino
Olathe Daily News, 10/1/2008


Kevin Flaherty
Lottery reopens SEK for gaming
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 10/3/2008 [Newsbank article]


Carl Manning
Southeast Kansas casino applications due Jan. 21
Dodge City Daily Globe, 10/3/2008


Rick Alm
Kansas appeals casino ruling
Kansas City Star, 10/4/2008


Eric Swanson
Residents near future casino site offer mixed viewpoints
Dodge City Daily Globe, 10/4/2008


Associated Press
State appeals dismissal of its KCK casino case
Lawrence Journal World, 10/5/2008


Carl Manning
Casino design, service crucial
Topeka Capital Journal, 10/6/2008


Associated Press
Penn National faces second legal challenge
Dodge City Daily Globe, 10/6/2008


Judy Lin
Crash shows casino lure for seniors
Lawrence Journal World, 10/9/2008


Rick Alm
Opening of casino may have to wait
Kansas City Star, 10/10/2008


Associated Press
Kansas Speedway track owner hedges bet on casino opening
Lawrence Journal World, 10/11/2008


Carl Manning
Kansas lottery sales decline
Topeka Capital Journal, 10/16/2008


Mark Wiebe
Casino wary of ban on smoking
Kansas City Star, 10/17/2008


Carl Manning
State board considers casino applications
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/19/2008 [Newsbank article]


Eric Swanson
Casino developers anticipate November 2009 opening
Dodge City Daily Globe, 10/17/2008


Associated Press
Casino could dodge KC smoking ban
Wichita Eagle, 10/18/2008 [Newsbank article]


Rick Alm
Cordish abandons threat on smoke ban
Kansas City Star, 10/18/2008


Rick Alm
Kansas could end up bust on casinos
Kansas City Star, 11/4/2008 [Newsbank article]


The Lawrence Journal-World
Questions remain for Kansas casinos
Dodge City Daily Globe, 10/23/2008


Eric Swanson
Preparing for the future
Dodge City Daily Globe, 10/25/2008


Rick Alm
A six-casino market would be a sure bust
Kansas City Star, 10/28/2008 [Newsbank article]


Tamara Audi
Casinos in a slump-except for one
Wichita Eagle, 11/2/2008 [Newsbank article]


Carl Manning
Kansas ponders slots change
Kansas City Star, 11/8/2008


Rick Alm
Now, only rubber will burn
Kansas City Star, 11/11/2008


Rick Alm
Law includes linguistic leaps
Kansas City Star, 11/11/2008 [Newsbank article]


Carl Manning
Kan. lottery awards slots contract to GTECH
Hutchinson News, 11/13/2008 [Newsbank article]


Carl Manning
Lottery picks contractor to run state slot machines
Lawrence Journal World, 11/13/2008


Rick Alm
Lottery contractor awarded slots deal
Kansas City Star, 11/13/2008


Carl Manning
Speculation surrounds Sumner Co. casino
Lawrence Journal World, 11/15/2008


Carl Manning
Lottery: Harrah's still in running
Junction City Daily Union, 11/16/2008


Carl Manning
Racetracks gambling for slots
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/17/2008


Carl Manning
Harrah's backs out of plans in Sumner County
Winfield Daily Courier, 11/18/2008


Michael Hooper
Harrah's withdraws plan
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/18/2008


Jon Ruhlen
Casino plans not deterred
Hutchinson News, 11/19/2008


Michael Hooper
When chips are down
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/19/2008 [Newsbank article]


Courier Views
Loss of Harrah's hits Kansas hard [editorial]
Winfield Daily Courier, 11/19/2008


John Milburn
Gov. hopeful after gambling setback
Lawrence Journal World, 11/19/2008


Rhonda Holman
Sumner Co. still prime site for casino [opinion]
Wichita Eagle, 11/20/2008 [Newsbank article]


Rick Alm
Gambling no sure bet now
Kansas City Star, 11/20/2008


Capital-Journal Editorial Board
Gambling shooting craps [editorial]
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/20/2008


Mark Vierthaler
Still accepting bets
Dodge City Daily Globe, 11/20/2008


Budgetary gambling [editorial]
Hutchinson News, 11/21/2008 [Newsbank article]


Associated Press
Ford County casino still on schedule
Garden City Telegram, 11/21/2008


Mark Wiebe
Kansas clears county officials
Kansas City Star, 11/23/2008


Wichita Eagle
County's casino prospects still look promising
Dodge City Daily Globe, 11/28/2008


Fred Mann
State will set Sumner casino plan deadline
Wichita Eagle, 12/4/2008


Kevin Flaherty
Camptown to hear about license soon
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 12/5/2008


Eric Swanson
State panel to vote on Butler background check today
Dodge City Daily Globe, 12/5/2008


Carl Manning
Economy puts brakes on Speedway casino
Lawrence Journal World, 12/6/2008


Mary Clarkin
Dodge City casino rolling on
Hutchinson News, 12/6/2008 [Newsbank article]


Rick Alm
Partners in KCK casino back out
Kansas City Star, 12/6/2008


Michael Hooper
KCK casino bid pulled
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/6/2008 [Newsbank article]


Eric Swanson
Kansas City casino pulls out, Butler says Ford County still a lock
Dodge City Daily Globe, 12/6/2008


Eric Swanson
One goes down, another holds on
Dodge City Daily Globe, 12/6/2008


Rick Alm
Kansas' casino law should be tossed
Kansas City Star, 12/9/2008 [Newsbank article]


Rick Alm
Will chips stack up?
Kansas City Star, 12/12/2008


Michael Hooper
Local bank, group roll dice
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/12/2008


Matt Campbell
Economy hasn't led to riches for lotteries
Kansas City Star, 12/15/2008


Rick Alm
Kansan is buying casino
Kansas City Star, 12/16/2008


Rick Alm
Casino to break ground
Kansas City Star, 12/19/2008


John Hanna
Ground broken for Dodge City casino
Lawrence Journal World, 12/23/2008


Associated Press
New state casino breaks ground
Wichita Eagle, 12/23/2008 [Newsbank article]


Eric Swanson
Going all in
Dodge City Daily Globe, 12/23/2008


Ralph Swanson
Casino law costs Kansas jobs
Chanute Tribune, 12/22/2008


Fred Mann
Sumner simplifies casino proposals
Wichita Eagle, 12/30/2008 [Newsbank article]


Associated Press
Sumner County reopens casino bidding process
Topeka Capital Journal, 12/31/2008