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Gaming

2008 Session - January through May

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, January through May, 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
January through May, 2008


John Hanna
Las Vegas firm making play for casino
Hutchinson News, 1/1/2008 [Newsbank article]


John Hanna
Group wants in on Dodge City casino bids
Wichita Eagle, 1/1/2008 [Newsbank article]
Deb Gruver
Casino campaigns name donors
Wichita Eagle, 1/1/2008 [Newsbank article]
John Hanna
Casino draws late entry
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/1/2008
Eric Swanson
Third developer hoping to submit bid for casino
Dodge City Daily Globe, 1/1/2008


Sam Hartle
WyCo casino proposals head to state
Kansas City Kansan, 1/2/2008


Look west
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/3/2008 [Newsbank article]

Matthew Clark
Camptown halts construction
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 1/3/2008 [Newsbank article]


Letters to the Editor
Casino will not add to community's moral wealth
Dodge City Daily Globe, 1/4/2008

Rick Alm
Sands back with casino plans
Kansas City Star, 1/4/2008 [Newsbank article]


J-W Editorials

Casino gamble [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 1/4/2008


Associated Press
Camptown, lottery clash over profits
Wichita Eagle, 1/4/2008 [Newsbank article]

Nick Sloan
Golden gaming surprised by new proposal
Kansas City Kansan, 1/5/2008


Jessica Tims-Seeliger
A compromise must be reached for slots to operate [editorial]
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 1/6/2008 [Newsbank article]

Carl Manning
Casinos focus on Kansas
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/7/2008


Carl Manning
Casino operators set sights on Kansas
Hutchinson News, 1/7/2008 [Newsbank article]


Associated Press
State's alliance with private casino operators
Manhattan Mercury, 1/7/2008

Martin Hawver
A lot rides on court's decision on casinos
Junction City Daily Union, 1/7/2008

Carl Manning
Late casino application refused
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/8/2008
Rick Alm
Kansas casinos await court ruling on slots
Kansas City Star, 1/8/2008
State refuses casino firm's late bid in Ford County
Wichita Eagle, 1/8/2008 [Newsbank article]

Carl Manning
Las Vegas firm can't compete for casino
Hutchinson News, 1/8/2008 [Newsbank article]


Eric Swanson
State rejects late casino plan
Dodge City Daily Globe, 1/8/2008


Kansan Staff Reports
Casino to open Thursday
Kansas City Kansan, 1/9/2008


Carl Manning
Casino operators focusing on new turf in Kansas
Chanute Tribune, 1/9/2008 [Newsbank article]

Fred Mann
Mulvane OKs annexing Harrah's site
Wichita Eagle, 1/9/2008 [Newsbank article]

Associated Press
Harrah's Mirage seek endorsement of projects
Hutchinson News, 1/10/2008
[Newsbank article]


David Twiddy
Tribe betting on KCK casino
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/11/2008
Rick Alm
Tribal casino opens in KCK
Kansas City Star, 1/11/2008 [Newsbank article]
Martin Hawver
At the rail
Metro News, 1/11/2008
Mark Fagan
Gambling decisions are 'not for sale,' leader says
Lawrence Journal World, 1/11/2008
David Twiddy
Wyandotte Nation opens KCK casino
Junction City Daily Union, 1/11/2008
Sam Hartle
UG casino conundrum
Kansas City Kansan, 1/11/2008
Nick Sloan
Legislators mum on Sands
Kansas City Kansan, 1/12-14/2008

Fred Mann
Mulvane may back Harrah's casino plan
Wichita Eagle, 1/13/2008
[Newsbank article]


Other Editors
The Topeka Capital-Journal, on gambling in Kansas:
Chanute Tribune, 1/15/2008


Tim Carpenter
Gambling revenue earmarked for debt reduction, programs
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/16/2008


John Hanna
Governor bets budget on gambling
Hutchinson News, 1/16/2008
John Hanna
Senator sues commission over background rejection
Hutchinson News, 1/16/2008 [Newsbank article]
Associated Press
Governor proposes new spending taps gambling revenues
Emporia Gazette, 1/16/2008 [Newsbank article]

Associated Press
Kansas Racing and Gaming Commission expanding
Winfield Daily Courier, 1/16/2008

Kevin Flaherty
Barone files petition against KRGC
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 1/16/2008 [Newsbank article]


Carl Manning
Racing and Gaming Commission expanding
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 1/16/2008


Carl Manning
Kansas Lottery Commission hires consultant to review casino contracts
Lawrence Journal World, 1/17/2008


Rick Alm
KC casinos facing tougher odds
Kansas City Star, 1/17/2008 [Newsbank article]
Fred Mann
Mulvane council endorses casino plan
Wichita Eagle, 1/17/2008 [Newsbank article]
Carl Manning
Lottery consultant hired to review casino contracts
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/17/2008
John Hanna
Senator sues over rejected background report
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/17/2008
J-W Editorials

Budget gamble [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 1/17/2008


Associated Press
Mulvane City council endorses proposed casino
Winfield Daily Courier, 1/17/2008


Lottery hires casino consultant
Manhattan Mercury, 1/17/2008


Sam Hartle and Matt Kelsey
Group asks state to reject KCK casino proposals
Kansas City Kansan, 1/17/2008


Nick Sloan and Sam Hartle
Sands submits plan by Edwardsville's planning deadline
Kansas City Kansan, 1/17/2008


Daily Union Staff and News Service
City council endorses proposed casino
Junction City Daily Union, 1/17/2008
Odds again favor Mulvane for casino
Wichita Eagle, 1/18/2008 [Newsbank article]
Mark Wiebe
Sands files new casino application
Kansas City Star, 1/19/2008

Billy Friend
Wyandotte Nation proud to present new KCK casino
Kansas City Star, 1/20/2008


Associated Press
Citizens air fears on rural casinos
Wichita Eagle, 1/22/2008 [Newsbank article]


Rick Alm
Slots get more stingy as pennies proliferate
Kansas City Star, 1/22/2008 [Newsbank article]


Associated Press
Suit approved over SEK casino
Iola Register, 1/23/2008

Ashley Nietfeld
Endorsement postponed
Dodge City Daily Globe, 1/23/2008


Rick Alm
Sands submits new casino application
Kansas City Star, 1/26/2008
[Newsbank article]


Sam Hartle
Sands submits revamped casino plan
Kansas City Kansan, 1/26-28/2008


Dion Lefler
Ruffin pushes for new slots vote
Wichita Eagle, 1/27/2008 [Newsbank article]


Chris Green and Sarah Kessinger
Lawmakers to get ruling on gambling bill's constitutionality within days
Hutchinson News, 1/27/2008 [Newsbank article]


Mark Vierthaler
Zoning board recommends approval of casino re-zoning
Dodge City Daily Globe, 1/29/2008


Carl Mannning
Gambling ruling set for Friday
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/31/2008


Carl Manning
Judge upholds expanded gambling law
Hays Daily News, 2/1/2008
Associated Press
Gambling law upheld
Iola Register, 2/1/2008
Carl Manning
Court upholds expanded gaming bill
Dodge City Daily Globe, 2/2/2008

Associated Press
State-run gambling jumps its first hurdle
Hutchinson News, 2/2/2008 [Newsbank article]


Carl Manning
District judge upholds Kansas' expanded gambling law
Lawrence Journal World, 2/2/2008
Rhonda Holman
Ante up casino odds improving
Wichita Eagle, 2/2/2008 [Newsbank article]
Fred Mann
Casino law gets OK from district judge
Wichita Eagle, 2/2/2008 [Newsbank article]
James Carlson
State dealt winning hand
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/2/2008 [Newsbank article]
Jim Sullinger and Rick Alm
Kansas gambling law backed
Kansas City Star, 2/2/2008

Kevin Flaherty
Gaming passes muster at court test
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 2/2/2008 [Newsbank article]


Carl Manning
Judge upholds Kansas' expanded gambling law
Winfield Daily Courier, 2/2/2008


Sam Hartle
Casino lawsuit rejected
Kansas City Kansan, 2/2-4/2008
Chris Walker
State in casino business
Emporia Gazette, 2/4/2008
Rick Alm
Watchdog questions legality of casinos
Kansas City Star, 2/5/2008
[Newsbank article]

Associated Press
Bill would use gambling revenues for state retirees
Hays Daily News, 2/5/2008


Mark Wiebe
Sands proposal vexes county
Kansas City Star, 2/6/2008 [Newsbank article]
Chris Green
Lawmakers want gambling revenues to aid KPERS retirees
Salina Journal, 2/6/2008 [Newsbank article]
Sam Hartle
Legality of KCK plans questioned
Kansas City Kansan, 2/6/2008
Sam Hartle
Casino opinions from AG sought
Kansas City Kansan, 2/6/2008
Associated Press
Wyandotte officials question renewed casino proposal
Emporia Gazette, 2/6/2008
Twisted logic [editorial]
Hutchinson News, 2/7/2008 [Newsbank article]
Associated Press
County seeks clarification on casino
Manhattan Mercury, 2/7/2008
Carl Manning
Supreme Court to hear gambling lawsuit
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 2/7/2008
Associated Press
Supreme Court to hear gaming lawsuit in May
Dodge City Daily Globe, 2/7/2008
Ron Fields
Retiree bonus [editorial]
Hays Daily News, 2/7/2008
Chris Green
House members seek hike for retiree pensions
Chanute Tribune, 2/7/2008 [Newsbank article]
Rick Alm
Commission all in for casino in Sugar Creek
Kansas City Star, 2/8/2008
Scott Rothschild
Gambling cut could threaten higher ed
Lawrence Journal World, 2/8/2008

Dan Voorhis
Mulvane sued over annexing for casino
Wichita Eagle, 2/9/2008 [Newsbank article]


J-W Editorials

Valid concern [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 2/10/2008


Associated Press
Casino dealt risky hand?
Junction City Daily Union, 2/10/2008
David Klepper
Hearing set on Kansas gambling law
Kansas City Star, 2/11/2008 [Newsbank article]

Russell Steen
Sebelius' handpicked green casino
Hutchinson News, 2/11/2008 [Newsbank article]


Associated Press
Bill allows another vote on slots at dog track
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 2/15/2008
Dion Lefler
Bill would allow second vote on slots
Wichita Eagle, 2/15/2008 [Newsbank article]
Associated Press
Bill allows another vote on slots
Manhattan Mercury, 1/15-16/2008
Kansas Racing and Gaming Commission
Some key provisions of the commission's code of conduct for members, staff and agents
Dodge City Daily Globe, 2/16/2008
Eric Swanson
Next step toward Ford Co. casino could be finished by late March
Dodge City Daily Globe, 2/16/2008
Jackpot [editorial]
Hutchinson News, 2/16/2008 [Newsbank article]
Risky betting
Hutchinson News, 2/16/2008 [Newsbank article]
Ashley Nietfeld
Permit given to casino developer
Dodge City Daily Globe, 2/20/2008
Sound plans for tax relief, stronger neighborhoods [the star's editorial]
Kansas City Star, 2/21/2008
Rick Alm
Ameristar cancels expansion plans
Kansas City Star, 2/22/2008 [Newsbank article]
Sam Hartle
Sands asks for delay in Edwardsville
Kansas City Kansan, 2/22/2008
Other voices
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/23/2008
The Hutchinson News
A world of vice is waiting to be exploited [editorial]
Manhattan Mercury, 2/24/2008
If a casino is built in Ford County, who will own it?
Dodge City Daily Globe, 2/25/2008
Kevin Flaherty
Camptown waiting on lottery contract
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 2/26/2008 [Newsbank article]

Rick Alm
Open market would rewrite history
Kansas City Star, 2/26/2008 [Newsbank article]


Fred Mann
Belle Plaine council to discuss annexation for casino
Wichita Eagle, 2/27/2008 [Newsbank article]
Bob Wetmore
What's up with the events center? [editorial]
Dodge City Daily Globe, 2/27/2008


Rick Alm
Woodlands ex-manager sentenced
Kansas City Star, 2/28/2008 [Newsbank article]


Associated Press
Cherokee County sues over Okla. casino
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 2/28/2008


Associated Press
Cherokee Co. sues federal agency over Oklahoma casino
Chanute Tribune, 2/28/2008 [Newsbank article]
Rick Alm
Loss limit language ok'd
Kansas City Star, 2/29/2008 [Newsbank article]
Where more gambling could mean lower taxes
Wichita Eagle, 3/2/2008 [Newsbank article]
Fred Mann
Lottery may take longer on casinos
Wichita Eagle, 3/4/2008 [Newsbank article]
Sam Hartle
Lottery commission requests extension
Kansas City Kansan, 3/4/2008
Carl Manning
Commission needs more time to negotiate casino contracts
Lawrence Journal World, 3/4/2008
Carl Manning
Lottery needs more time on casinos
Hutchinson News, 3/4/2008 [Newsbank article]
Mark Vierthaler
Gaming commission asks for more time
Dodge City Daily Globe, 3/4/2008
Eric Swanson
More time given to gambling commission
Dodge City Daily Globe, 3/5/2008
Rick Alm
Delay in casinos sought
Kansas City Star, 3/5/2008
Rick Alm and Mark Wiebe
Six clears the way for Sands casino proposal
Kansas City Star, 3/7/2008
Sam Hartle
Ruling: UG not required to review Sands
Kansas City Kansan, 3/7/2008


Rick Alm
Kansas fights problem gambling
Kansas City Star, 3/11/2008 [Newsbank article]


Fred Mann
Mulvane council to air views on casino
Wichita Eagle, 3/12/2008
[Newsbank article]


Fred Mann
Judge lets suit advance
Wichita Eagle, 3/13/2008 [Newsbank article]

Sam Hartle
Edwardsville planning commission to review Sands plan
Kansas City Kansan, 3/13/2008


Associated Press
New casinos near Ark City gets mixed reviews
Chanute Tribune, 3/13/2008 [Newsbank article]

Tim Carpetner
Group aims to help gamblers
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/14/2008


Rick Alm
Sugar Creek off agenda
Kansas City Star, 3/14/2008 [Newsbank article]
Deb Gruver
Mulvane approves MGM plan
Wichita Eagle, 3/14/2008 [Newsbank article]
Sam Hartle
As state considers casino plans, groups hope to highlight addiction
Kansas City Kansan, 3/14/2008
Rick Alm
AG Six sidesteps casino opinion
Kansas City Star, 3/15/2008

Nick Sloan
Golden gaming responds to Sands
Kansas City Kansan, 3/15/2008


Bob Wetmore
DC Resort and Gaming names local agency of record
Dodge City Daily Globe, 3/15/2008


Sam Hartle
Sands moves forward to Edwardsville council: Attorney general will not rule on AFP claims
Kansas City Kansan, 3/15-17/2008
Sam Hartle
City's planning commission unanimously approves casino application: Council will review on April 14
Kansas City Kansan, 3/15-17/2008
Sam Hartle
AFP claims, AG decision pose even more casino questions
Kansas City Kansan, 3/18/2008
Sam Hartle and Matt Kelsey
Still awaiting local, state approval Sands Kansas to host casino job fair
Kansas City Kansan, 3/18/2008

Beccy Tanner
Tribe may try to put casino in Park City
Wichita Eagle, 3/20/2008 [Newsbank article]


Scott Rothschild
Casino-choosing process extended
Lawrence Journal World, 3/20/2008


Sam Hartle
Gaming companies gave thousands to legislators
Kansas City Kansan, 3/20/2008
Michael Hooper
City pitches in to help HPT
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/21/2008
Associated Press
Okla. tribe wants Wichita land in trust
Emporia Gazette, 3/21/2008
Brent D. Wistrom and Tim Potter
Path to tribal casino is long
Wichita Eagle, 3/24/2008 [Newsbank article]
Rick Alm
Tax group is part of suit on casinos
Kansas City Star, 3/25/2008 [Newsbank article]
Residents sure to block casino proposals
Manhattan Mercury, 3/26/2008

Sam Hartle
Lawsuit filed over KCK casino proposals
Kansas City Kansans, 3/26/2008


Staff Reports
Original casino review deadline
Dodge City Daily Globe, 3/26/2008


Associated Press
Casino proposals under fire
Garden City Telegram, 3/26/2008

No gambling?
Wichita Eagle, 3/28/2008


Fred Mann
Mulvane to annex 'string'---again
Wichita Eagle, 3/29/2008 [Newsbank article]
Jeannine Koranda and Fred Mann
House OKs plan to block Mulvane
Wichita Eagle, 4/1/2008 [Newsbank article]
Sam Hartle
UG to review casino process Thursday night
Kansas City Kansan, 4/2/2008

Mark Wiebe
Sands force KCK's hand
Kansas City Star, 4/3/2008


Hurst Laviana
Mulvane sues county, lottery over casino
Wichita Eagle, 4/3/2008 [Newsbank article]


Kevin Flaherty
Lottery negotiates with New Frontier
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 4/4/2008 [Newsbank article]


Rick Alm
Judge oks reopening casino suit
Kansas City Star, 4/5/2008
Sam Hartle
Gaming debate to take on a new look
Kansas City Kansan, 4/5/2008
Associated Press
Casino's 'battle legale' persists
Lawrence Journal World, 4/6/2008
Associated Press
State can challenge Wyandotte Nation casino
Wichita Eagle, 4/6/2008 [Newsbank article]
Associated Press
State wins another chance to challenge Indian casino
Topeka Capital Journal, 4/6/2008
Rick Alm
Untangling Kansas' mess over casinos
Kansas City Star, 4/8/2008 [Newsbank article]
Rick Alm
Casino firm balks at investment rule
Kansas City Star, 4/9/2008
Rick Alm
Charities to share in Woodlands grants
Kansas City Star, 4/9/2008 [Newsbank article]

Associated Press
Firm seeks to phase in investments in Cherokee County casino
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 4/10/2008


Kansan Staff Report
State will pick WyCo casino on Sept. 19
Kansas City Kansan, 4/11/2008


Sam Hartle
Sands accuses Golden Gaming of dirty tactics in Edwardsville
Kansas City Kansan, 4/11/2008

Tim Carpenter
Board: Casino links 'benign'
Topeka Capital Journal, 4/11/2008


Carl Manning
Sumner casino decision is likely in August
Wichita Eagle, 4/11/2008 [Newsbank article]
Fred Mann
Lottery: Picking vendor was hard
Wichita Eagle, 4/12/2008 [Newsbank article]
Martin Hawver
Sebelius, lawmakers headed for a showdown
Junction City Daily Union, 4/14/2008


Mark Wiebe
Edwardsville OKs casino bid
Kansas City Star, 4/15/2008 [Newsbank article]


Sam Hartle
Edwardsville endorses Sands
Kansas City Kansan, 4/15/2008

Rick Alm
Basketball gives boats a bounce
Kansas City Star, 4/16/2008


Kevin Flaherty
Officials speak out on casino issue
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 4/16/2008 [Newsbank article]


Fred Mann
Lottery to hear from casino applicants
Wichita Eagle, 4/17/2008
Rick Alm
Officials can speak as citizens about casinos
Kansas City Star, 4/17/2008 [Newsbank article]
Carl Manning
Kansas Lottery Commission to consider casino applicants
Winfield Daily Courier, 4/17/2008
Sam Hartle
State plans review of endorsed casino proposals
Kansas City Kansan, 4/18/2008
Sam Hartle
Woodlands must make next move for slots
Kansas City Kansan, 4/18/2008

Fred Mann
Mulvane gearing up for a casino battle
Wichita Eagle, 4/21/2008 [Newsbank article]
Fred Mann
Mulvane to launch campaign for casino
Wichita Eagle, 4/22/2008 [Newsbank article]

John Green
Tax debt prompts seizure at racetrack
Hutchinson News, 4/24/2008 [Newsbank article]


Kit Wagar
Casino-bill sponsor's free room questioned
Kansas City Star, 4/26/2008
Fred Mann
Mulvane casino site projected to earn more
Wichita Eagle, 4/29/2008 [Newsbank article]
Carl Manning
Kansas' revenue from gambling less than projected, report says
Lawrence Journal World, 4/30/2008
Carl Manning
Report: Kansas' gain from gambling less than projected
Hutchinson News, 4/30/2008 [Newsbank article]
Carl Manning
Report says Kansas' gain from gambling less than projected
Winfield Daily Courier, 4/30/2008

Andrew Nash
Camptown negotiations fail
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 5/3/2008 [Newsbank article]


Andrew Nash
Ruffin says SB66 cause of Camptown talk failure
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 5/4/2008 [Newsbank article]

Associated Press
Racetrack owner ends state talks
Topeka Capital Journal, 5/4/2008


Associated Press
Lottery: Camptown owner ended talks
Lawrence Journal World, 5/4/2008
Associated Press
Dog track ends talks with lottery regulators
Kansas City Star, 5/5/2008
Fred Mann
Lottery allows developer 12-year buy-in for casino
Wichita Eagle, 5/6/2008 [Newsbank article]
Carrie Rengers
Camptown track not reopening this year
Wichita Eagle, 5/6/2008
Associated Press
Kansas Lottery Commission approves casino contract
Manhattan Mercury, 5/6/2008
Lottery OKs Cherokee County casino
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 5/6/2008 [Newsbank article]

Associated Press
Cherokee County casino contract OK'd
Chanute Tribune, 5/6/2008 [Newsbank article]


Sam Hartle
Casino developers caught off-guard by Lottery's attempt to keep more revenue
Kansas City Kansan, 5/6/2008
Carl Manning
Lottery panel OKs casino contract
Hutchinson News, 5/6/2008 [Newsbank article]

Fred Mann
Sumner Co. files second suit against Mulvane
Wichita Eagle, 5/7/2008 [Newsbank article]


Rick Alm
Numbers bode ill
Kansas City Star, 5/7/2008

Jessica Tims-Seeliger
Expanded gaming in Kansas should be done right [editorial]
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 5/7/2008 [Newsbank article]


Kevin Flaherty
Law allows for phased casino
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 5/7/2008 [Newsbank article]

Kansan Staff Reports
Woodlands remains optimistic about slots
Kansas City Kansan, 5/7/2008


Sam Hartle
Casino review schedule released
Kansas City Kansan, 5/9/2008
Sam Hartle
Speedway enlists Zogby to conduct WyCo casino poll
Kansas City Kansan, 5/10/2008
Fred Mann
Casinos feeling an economic pinch, too
Wichita Eagle, 5/11/2008 [Newsbank article]

Associated Press
Kansas Supreme Court to hear challenge to state gambling law
Manhattan Mercury, 5/14/2008


Rick Alm
Take at casinos hits record
Kansas City Star, 5/15/2008 [Newsbank article]
Carl Manning
Casino question before court
Kansas City Star, 5/15/2008
Tim Carpenter
Kansas justices consider casinos
Topeka Capital Journal, 5/15/2008
Tim Carpenter
Topeka group, Harrah's to outline casino bid
Topeka Capital Journal, 5/15/2008
Scott Rothschild
Court ponders gambling law
Lawrence Journal World, 5/15/2008

Sam Hartle
Lottery preparing for casino negotiations
Kansas City Kansan, 5/15/2008


Carl Manning
Court hears challenge to state gambling law
Junction City Daily Union, 5/15/2008


Rick Alm
Casino makes its first payment
Kansas City Star, 5/16/2008


Sam Hartle
Pinnacle joins casino lawsuit
Kansas City Kansan, 5/16/2008


Associated Press
KCK casino makes first payment to city
Winfield Daily Courier, 5/17/2008
Fred Mann
Squabble over casino moves to Topeka
Wichita Eagle, 5/19/2008 [Newsbank article]
Carl Manning
Lottery gambles on court ruling
Lawrence Journal World, 5/19/2008
Sam Hartle
UG gets first check from Wyandotte Nation
Kansas City Kansan, 5/19/2008
Carl Manning
Gambling supporters gamble on court ruling
Manhattan Mercury, 5/19/2008
Lottery commission to consider casinos
Junction City Daily Union, 5/19/2008
Mark Vierthaler
What is going on with the whole casino thing?
Dodge City Daily Globe, 5/19/2008
Associated Press
Emporian on panel reviewing casino proposals
Emporia Gazette, 5/20/2008 [Newsbank article]
Kevin Flaherty
Camptown sits empty as racing weekends pass by
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 5/20/2008 [Newsbank article]
WyCo casino presentations today in Topeka
Kansas City Kansan, 5/20/2008
Carl Manning
Kansas lottery commission considering casino applications
Dodge City Daily Globe, 5/20/2008
Fred Mann
Casino groups tout their plans to commission
Wichita Eagle, 5/20/2008 [Newsbank article]
Rick Alm
Reward but no risk is the goal
Kansas City Star, 5/20/2008
James Carlson
Casino choices abundant
Topeka Capital Journal, 5/20/2008 [Newsbank article]
Jon Ruhlen
Companies to roll dice on casino bids
Hutchinson News, 5/20/2008 [Newsbank article]
James Carlson
Las Vegas group pitches casino
Topeka Capital Journal, 5/21/2008
Eagle Staff and News Service
Commission delays vote on casino
Wichita Eagle, 5/21/2008 [Newsbank article]
Scott Rothschild
Casino developers make their pitches
Lawrence Journal World, 5/21/2008
Sam Hartle
Commission needs more time to review
Kansas City Kansan, 5/21/2008
Associated Press
Casino vote is delayed
Iola Register, 5/21/2008
Sam Hartle
WyCo casino hopefuls make their case
Kansas City Kansan, 5/21/2008
Chris Green
Developers present plans for new casino
Hutchinson News, 5/21/2008 [Newsbank article]
The Capital-Journal
Senator's lawsuit to begin in July
Topeka Capital Journal, 5/23/2008

Carl Manning
Gambling supporters gamble on court ruling
Metro News, 5/23/2008


Matthew Clark
Commission discusses state of gaming
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 5/24/2008 [Newsbank article]
Chris Green
Two Ford Co. casino plans advance
Hutchinson News, 5/25/2008
[Newsbank article]

Mark Vierthaler
Casino hopefuls come before lottery commission
Dodge City Daily Globe, 5/26/2008

Rick Alm
Kansas casinos expect jackpot after kickoff
Kansas City Star, 5/27/2008 [Newsbank article]

Rick Alm
10 casino plans OK'd in Kansas
Kansas City Star, 5/28/2008


James Carlson
Topeka group's casino proposal still in play
Topeka Capital Journal, 5/28/2008
Fred Mann
State OKs 3 plans for Sumner casinos
Wichita Eagle, 5/28/2008 [Newsbank article]
J-W Editorials

Who's counting? [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 5/28/2008


Roy Wenzl
Dashed casino plan least of Knight's worries
Wichita Eagle, 5/29/2008 [Newsbank article]


Fred Mann
Lottery corrects casino's potential payouts
Wichita Eagle, 5/29/2008 [Newsbank article]
Carl Manning
10 casino contracts move ahead; 1 applicant drops out
Winfield Daily Courier, 5/28/2008
Sam Hartle
Lottery OKs all 5 casino proposals
Kansas City Kansan, 5/28/2008

Eric Swanson
Both casino proposals get nod
Dodge City Daily Globe, 5/28/2008


Nick Sloan
Indian Springs property development revealed to KCK Public Schools
Kansas City Kansan, 5/29/2008


Sam Hartle
Edwardsville looks at hotel tax for revenue
Kansas City Kansan, 5/29/2008