Category: January/February 2020

Tribes back sports betting initiative

An initiative for the 2020 ballot in California, sponsored by a coalition of Native American tribes, would legalize sports betting at licensed racetracks and Indian...

Expansion planned at Corning’s Rolling Hills Casino

The announced multi-million dollar remodel and expansion of the Paskenta Band of the Nomlaki Indians’ Rolling Hills Casino in Corning was timed to coincide with the...

Report shows cardrooms’ effect on state employment and economy

An economic impact analysis report released in November found the total annual impact of California’s cardroom industry to be $5.6 billion dollars, providing over...

$200,000 embezzlement plot alleged at Red Hawk Casino

More than $200,000 was lost at Placerville’s Red Hawk Casino as part of an alleged embezzlement scheme. Floor manager Prak Pich and casino patron Luc Mooc were...

Raymer shares tournament strategy

By Raymond T. Akers Greg “The Fossilman” Raymer came to sudden prominence in the poker world when he seemed to come out of nowhere to win the Main Event at the World...