TribLIVE

| News


 
Larger text Larger text Smaller text Smaller text | Order Photo Reprints

Slot machine revenue at state's casinos in September down 6.3 percent from year ago

Daily Photo Galleries

Wednesday, Oct. 2, 2013, 7:48 p.m.
 

Gross revenue from slot machines at the state's 12 casinos in September was 6.3 percent lower than revenue reported in September 2012, when 11 casinos were in operation, the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board announced on Wednesday.

September slots revenue at Rivers Casino on the North Shore was down 1.2 percent and 12.1 percent lower at The Meadows Racetrack and Casino in Washington County.

Slots revenue at Lady Luck Casino at Nemacolin was $1.97 million in September, down slightly from the previous month, according to the gaming board. The $60 million casino opened July 1 at Nemacolin Woodlands Resort and Spa in Fayette County.

Tax revenue from the slots was $100,658,385 in September, the gaming board said.

 

 
 


Show commenting policy

Most-Read Stories

  1. CDC’s misinformation spreads faster than Ebola virus
  2. Syrian border town emerges as pivot point in Islamic State fight
  3. Pirates must weigh risk, reward in attempt to sign Martin
  4. Starkey: Chryst missed his only shot
  5. Harlan: Central Catholic’s Petrishen won’t rush decision
  6. Pittsburgh Mills mall stability questioned
  7. Penguins’ Crosby OK with Neal comments about trade
  8. Penn State succumbs to No. 13 Ohio State in double overtime
  9. Tech companies lay claim to ‘Silicon Beach’
  10. Real estate notes: Hotel going up in Chippewa; CSX honored
  11. Steelers notebook: Ex-Steeler Sanders living up to his word
Subscribe today! Click here for our subscription offers.