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June 13, 2018
ND officials still assessing impact of sports betting ruling
BISMARCK — A month after the U.S. Supreme Court opened the door to sports betting across the country, North Dakota officials are still...
June 13, 2018 - 4:22pm
As state lawmaker seeks stakeholder support, Minn. tribal gaming official downplays benefits of sports betting
BISMARCK — The head of the organization representing Minnesota tribal gaming interests downplayed the potential benefits of sports betting...
June 13, 2018 - 3:04pm
June 1, 2018
McFeely: All quiet on the Star Lake casino front
All is quiet on the shores of beautiful Star Lake in Otter Tail County. There is no noise from slot machines, no flashing lights from signs,...
June 1, 2018 - 5:54pm
May 15, 2018
McFeely: Step right up and place your bets -- soon
There will be resistance from the usual corners of paragon and virtue, of course, when it comes to legalized sports betting in North Dakota and...
May 15, 2018 - 6:32pm
May 14, 2018
States are free to authorize sports betting, Supreme Court rules
WASHINGTON - The Supreme Court on Monday struck down a federal law that kept most states from authorizing sports betting, a ruling that is sure...
May 14, 2018 - 1:11pm
May 10, 2018
21st century gambling: Rules for electronic pull tabs developing
JAMESTOWN, N.D.—A new form of charitable gaming could receive final approval later this summer, although gaming operators in Jamestown...
May 10, 2018 - 6:04pm
May 4, 2018
North Dakota to see electronic pull tabs, which have taken off in Minnesota
BISMARCK — A new form of gambling that has taken off in Minnesota is expected to populate North Dakota establishments in the coming months....
May 4, 2018 - 7:45am
April 9, 2018
Lawmakers look at increased penalties for attacking police
ST. PAUL — Tensions have ramped up in the past couple of years between law enforcement officers and some communities they serve. Some states...
April 9, 2018 - 3:19pm
January 6, 2018
Mega Millions says one ticket won the $450 million jackpot
One Mega Millions ticket holder in Florida is the winner of the $450 million jackpot prize, the fourth biggest in the multistate lottery's 15-year history and the 10th largest of any lottery jackpot in U.S. history.
January 6, 2018 - 11:11am
October 9, 2017
Gambling firm founder who had conviction overturned seeks 'certificate of innocence'
FARGO — Susan Bala, whose federal conviction on charges she ran an illegal gaming business was ultimately overturned, is now asking a judge...
October 9, 2017 - 5:53pm
August 22, 2017
McFeely: Star Lake casino opponents get a victory, for now
FERGUS FALLS, Minn. — Opponents of a proposed casino project on Minnesota's Star Lake won an important victory Tuesday, Aug. 22, but whether...
August 22, 2017 - 8:35pm
June 14, 2017
McFeely: Star Lake casino foe says 'it'll never be built'
Ty Dayton is confident a large casino and resort complex won't be built on Star Lake in Otter Tail County, Minn. He can't pinpoint why, exactly,...
June 14, 2017 - 7:30pm
April 4, 2017
ND House defeats historic horse race wagering bill
BISMARCK — House lawmakers narrowly defeated a bill that some considered a major expansion of gambling in North Dakota Tuesday, April 4....
April 4, 2017 - 12:33pm
March 17, 2017
McFeely: Curious about historic horse racing, now being debated in ND? Here's how it works
My column for Wednesday’s Forum took a look at a gambling bill quietly making its way through the North Dakota legislature. Senate Bill 2221...
March 17, 2017 - 2:52pm
March 14, 2017
Lower-profile ND gambling bill could unleash $200 million per year in 'instant' racing bets
FARGO -- North Dakota’s Legislature is doing its best to expand gambling and, possibly, punch the state’s charitable gaming in the gut. We...
March 14, 2017 - 5:51pm