Sports gambling inches closer to Wisconsin, but its legalization in the state is uncertain
This city along the Mississippi River has long been a draw for Wisconsinites. Lead miners from what is now Grant County crossed the river in the 1800s and those seeking manufacturing jobs at John Deere came here after World War II. More recently, the draw has been tourism.
article When Wisconsin tribal casinos reopen, it's likely the slot machines will be the only gambling -- no craps or bingo
(Wisconsin) -- Wisconsin tribes plan to reopen their casinos on May 26 or shortly after, sources said. But those gambling halls will likely have a different and smaller...
article Bad River, Red Cliff bands closing casinos, lodges
(Wisconsin) -- The Bad River Band and Red Cliff Band of Lake Superior Chippewa will temporarily close their casinos and lodges to the public for a period of two weeks....
article All Indian gaming in state folds March 21
(Wisconsin) -- The Stockbridge-Munsee Community will join other native nations with state reservations in voluntarily shutting down its gaming operations for two weeks...
article Former Oneida Nation Chairman Rick Hill passes away
(Wisconsin) -- Former Oneida Nation Chairman, Rick Hill has passed away. According to the tribe, the news came somewhat unexpectantly, “The Oneida Nation is...
article Bob Egan Praised For Helping Vilas County Grow Business Opportunities
(Wisconsin) -- Bob Egan, retiring as executive director of the Vilas County Economic Development Corporation (VCEDC), received a standing ovation at the group’s...
article Bill would let lottery ticket sellers in Wisconsin accept debit payment in addition to cash
(Wisconsin) -- In an age when more people are making purchases with plastic cards and digital devices, some Wisconsin lawmakers say it's time for lottery players to...
article Wisconsin debate on legalizing sports gambling weighs economic benefits, addiction, changing state constitution
(Wisconsin) -- Following a U.S. Supreme Court case that overturned a 25-year law prohibiting sports gambling, individual state legislatures can decide whether to...
article Wisconsin lawmakers want a seat at the table for legal sports gambling
(Wisconsin) -- States can now decide to legalize sports gambling after a 2018 Supreme Court decision — and some Wisconsin lawmakers want to get in on the action....
article Wisconsin lawmaker pushes for legal sports betting
(Wisconsin) -- Wisconsinites can now cross state lines to bet on sports, but a Plymouth lawmaker doesn't think people should need to leave the state. Tyler Vorpagel...
article Oneida Casino appointed official casino partner of Green Bay Packers
(Wisconsin) -- The Green Bay Packers has appointed Oneida Casino as its official team casino as part of an enhancement of its long-standing partnership with the Oneida...
article Wisconsin sports betting regs lagging behind neighbors
(Wisconsin) -- Everywhere Wisconsin looks, it is there. To the southwest in Iowa, directly south in Illinois, and around the bend of Lake Michigan in Indiana. All three...
article Wisconsin lawmakers teasing sports betting could be coming
(Wisconsin) -- At the moment, if you’re living in Wisconsin and want to place a bet on the Green Bay Packers, your best option is to drive to Iowa, where sports...
article Sports gambling inches closer to Wisconsin, but its legalization in the state is uncertain
(Wisconsin) -- This city along the Mississippi River has long been a draw for Wisconsinites. Lead miners from what is now Grant County crossed the river in the 1800s and...
article Is sports betting in the cards for Wisconsin?
(Wisconsin) -- A new season of NFL football is underway. With a return of first downs and touchdowns, some fans want to bet big on the green and gold. "Absolutely,...
article Wisconsin Lawmaker Calling For Legal Sports Betting In State
(Wisconsin) -- Wisconsin was one of just eight states nationwide to not consider a sports betting bill this year. The state’s lack of interest in the industry...
article Casinos: Potawatomi Bids For Waukegan Location, Ho-Chunk Waits For Beloit Decision
(Wisconsin) -- You may see more casinos popping up in Illinois in the next year or two. Gov. J.B. Pritzker recently signed legislation allowing a massive expansion of...
article Is it legal for bars, restaurants to have video gambling machines in Wisconsin?
(Wisconsin) -- After owners of a Middleton bar pleaded guilty to skimming cash from video gambling machines, News 3 Now started asking about whether it's legal for...
article Just Ask Us: Why are Native American tribes allowed to run casinos?
(Wisconsin) -- Q: Why can Native American tribes run casinos in Wisconsin when municipalities and other businesses can't? A: Federal law stipulates that tribes can...
article Oneida Nation names Thundercloud GM
(Wisconsin) -- A former Oneida Nation leader is returning to serve as the tribe's general manager. Debbie Thundercloud will begin her responsibilities April 7....
article The long legal path from tribal sovereignty to Native American casinos in Wisconsin
(Wisconsin) -- Dotted across Wisconsin’s landscape, Native American casinos are a relatively recent addition to the state’s economic and social fabric. In...
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