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Jackpot? City getting $360K in latest cut for hosting casino

Over the last fiscal year, the city has received more than $1.4M from the OLG - and more than $35M in total since the casino opened its doors in May 1999 The City of Sault Ste. Marie will be receiving a quarterly payment of over $360000 for hosting the local Gateway Casino. The fourth quarter payment, which covers the period running from Jan. 1 to…
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What to eat and drink at Detroit's casinos

They've been around for more than 20 years now, so Detroit's three casinos are kind of taken for granted to locals as part of downtown fun, like visiting Campus Martius, the Detroit Institute of Arts or seeing a concert or sporting event. While most states allow some form of gambling, not every metropolis has full-on casinos. We're no Las Vegas or…
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Online casinos like Sports Illustrated [SI] in MI

Gone are the days when you needed to remain loyal to your trusted online casino in MI. So many top online casinos are available these days that it is much easier to get someone else to do all the research for you. We at MLive think so anyway. Get ready to learn more about what each Michigan online casino provides for its users and discover…
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Michigan warns illegal operators after gaming machine crackdown

The Michigan Gaming Control Board (MGCB) and state authorities issued some 64 businesses with orders to cease illegal gambling in 2023. This led to 167 illegal gambling machines being removed or being taken out of operation. As a result of MGCB investigations, and in partnership with the Michigan attorney-general's office, nine individuals received…
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Michigan Gaming Control Board escalates efforts against illicit casino-style machines

The Michigan Gaming Control Board (MGCB) announced Wednesday that it continued to identify and remove casino-style gaming machines last yearfrom businesses and dismantle illicit gambling operations. Michigan law broadly prohibits any kind of gambling unless specifically authorized under state law, such as gambling machines operated within licensed…
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MI Woman Finds $227K Jackpot Win After Checking Her Email Junk Folder

SAGINAW COUNTY, MI - A Saginaw County woman checked her email's junk folder and found a message from the Michigan Lottery telling her that she had won a $227000 jackpot, according to lottery officials. The 56-year-old woman, who chose to remain anonymous, won the $227383 after she was selected in a random drawing that took place March 13, according…
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Not a scam: Saginaw Co woman surprised by $227K+ lotto win

It had all the hallmarks of a scam-an email that went straight to junk mail, a voicemail from an unrecognized number, and being randomly selected to win a large sum of cash. A Saginaw County woman was ready to hit delete but is glad she decided to double-check. After listening to the voicemail, she called the Michigan Lottery office directly and…
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Saginaw County Woman Wins $227,383 BIG CA$H Second Chance Jackpot Prize

A Saginaw County woman checked her junk mail, and it changed her life when she found an email from the Michigan Lottery informing her she'd won a $227383 BIG CA$H second chance jackpot prize! The 56-year-old player, who chose to remain anonymous, won $227383 after she was selected in a random drawing that took place March 13. She earned entries…
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$865 Million Jackpot Up for Grabs in Tonight’s Powerball Drawing

The Mega Millions jackpot may have been won, but the Powerball jackpot is still climbing, giving players a shot at $865 million tonight! The cash option for the jackpot is $416.1 million. If a player wins tonight's jackpot, it would be the second Powerball jackpot won this year and the fifth largest Powerball jackpot ever won. Tonight's drawing…
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Cass County Man Wins $1 Million Powerball Prize from the Michigan Lottery

A Cass County man may not have won the Powerball jackpot, but his $1 million Powerball prize was enough to take the day off work to celebrate! Tori Simpson, of Marcellus, matched the five white balls in the March 16 drawing to win the big prize: 12-23-44-57-61. He bought his winning ticket online at MichiganLottery.com. Marcellus is about 30 miles…
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Montcalm Co. woman wins $791,957 playing Fast Cash progressive jackpot

LANSING - A Montcalm County woman turned a few dollars in winnings into a $791957 payday playing the Michigan Lottery's Jackpot Slots Fast Cash game. The 55-year-old player, who chose to remain anonymous, bought her winning ticket Feb. 26 at Trufant Gas and Party Store, located at 1101 Kohler Road in Trufant. Trufant is about 30 miles south of Big…
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Montcalm County woman wins nearly $800,000 with lottery ticket

She recently visited the Michigan Lottery headquarters to claim her prize. With it, she said she plans to travel, help her kids and invest. MONTCALM COUNTY, Mich. - A Montcalm County woman won nearly $800000 playing the Michigan Lottery's Jackpot Slots Fast Cash game. The 55-year-old player chose to remain anonymous and bought her winning $791957…
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$800 Million Jackpot Up for Grabs in Tonight’s Powerball Drawing

No one matched all six numbers in Saturday's Powerball drawing, giving players a shot at $800 million tonight. The cash option for the jackpot is $384.8 million. If a player wins tonight's jackpot, it would be the second Powerball jackpot won this year and the sixth largest Powerball jackpot ever won. Tonight's drawing will be the 36th drawing…
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Montcalm County Woman Wins $791,957 Jackpot Slots Fast Cash Progressive Jackpot

A Montcalm County woman turned a few dollars in winnings into a $791957 payday playing the Michigan Lottery's Jackpot Slots Fast Cash game. The 55-year-old player, who chose to remain anonymous, bought her winning ticket Feb. 26 at Trufant Gas and Party Store, located at 1101 Kohler Road in Trufant. Trufant is about 35 miles northeast of Grand…
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Michigan Lottery: Man wins $321K Fantasy 5 jackpot playing ‘hot’ numbers

ROSCOMMON COUNTY, Mich. - A Michigan Lottery player used the hot/cold numbers feature when he purchased a jackpot winning Fantasy 5 ticket. The 69-year-old player from Roscommon County chose to remain anonymous. He matched the Fantasy 5 numbers in the Jan. 16 drawing: 05-09-13-16-24 to win a $321542 Fantasy 5 jackpot. "It was snowing out, so I…
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You’re Not Alone: The madness of being addicted to gambling

LANSING, Mich. (WILX) - March Madness is underway, and according to the American Gaming Association, $2.7 billion will be bet this year on both the men's and women's NCAA Basketball Tournaments. For the next two weeks, bars and restaurants will be packed with college basketball fans who have an appetite for watching and wagering. Since 2021, online…
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Roscommon County Man Wins $321,542 Fantasy 5 Jackpot from the Michigan Lottery

Using the hot/cold numbers feature on MichiganLottery.com led to cold hard cash for a Roscommon County man who won a $321542 Fantasy 5 jackpot. The 69-year-old player, who chose to remain anonymous, matched the Fantasy 5 numbers in the Jan. 16 drawing to win the big prize: 05-09-13-16-24. He bought his winning ticket online…
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Michigan Internet Casino Revenue Hits Record $188M In February

for February, fueled by all-time bests from three online gaming platforms for the month. February's figure was a stunning 26.9% rise from the same month in 2023. It was the fourth consecutive month Michigan's online casino platforms had a record revenue haul, a stepladder they began climbing in November with $175.3 million. Operators crossed $180…
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Michigan Internet Casino Revenue Hits Record $188M In February
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This Detroit Casino Has Historically Had the Best Payouts

Motor City is home to some fantastic casinos. As well as the has to offer, anyone in Detroit can visit MotorCity Casino, MGM Grand Detroit, and Greektown Casino. All three venues are packed with slots, table games, eateries, bars, and leisure facilities. Put simply, they're all fantastic entertainment venues where you can eat, drink, and have fun.…
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Mega Millions Jackpot Climbs to $735 Million for Tonight’s Drawing

Cash is still piling up in the Mega Millions jackpot, which stands at $735 million for tonight's drawing. The cash option for the jackpot is $354.3 million. If a player wins the jackpot, it would be the first Mega Millions jackpot won this year, and the sixth largest Mega Millions jackpot ever won. The Mega Millions jackpot was last won in…
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Mega Millions ticket purchased in Michigan wins $1M; jackpot at $687M

The Mega Millions jackpot is now the sixth largest ever after no ticket matched all the numbers drawn Tuesday. The jackpot is now an estimated $687 million ($332.3 million cash option) for the next drawing Friday, according to the Mega Millions website. The jackpot was last won Dec. 8. While there wasn't a jackpot winner Tuesday, a ticket purchased…
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$1 million winning Mega Millions ticket sold online to Michigan player

BAY CITY, Mich. - A Michigan Lottery player won $1 million by matching five white ball numbers in Tuesday night's Mega Millions drawing. The $1 million winning Mega Millions ticket for the Tuesday, March 5, 2024, drawing was purchased online by someone living in Bay City. There were no jackpot winners in the Tuesday drawing. A person from Michigan…
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$842 million Powerball jackpot won in Grand Blanc still unclaimed

GRAND BLANC TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WJRT) - Two months after someone won the 10th largest lottery prize in U.S. history with a ticket purchased in Grand Blanc Township, nobody has stepped forward to claim their riches. The Michigan Lottery continues waiting for the winner of the $842.4 million Powerball jackpot to contact them. The Food Castle convenience…
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Delighted Cumnock woman scoops competition jackpot

A delighted Cumnock woman has scooped a fantastic jackpot in an online competition. Fiona Jackson was announced as the winner of £500 tax free cash by Epic Competitions, which runs competitions online. The business says that Fiona only started playing after her son Ryan won £250 from the competition the week before. Lots of instant wins are…
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Detroit casino revenue remains down in November

Detroit's three casinos reported $79.1 million in revenue for the month of November - down nearly 24% from November of last year. According to the Michigan Gaming Control Board, $76 million of the $79.1 million in monthly aggregate revenue (AGR) for the month of November was generated from table games and slots, and $3.1 million from retail sports…
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BetRivers Michigan Launches Medieval-Themed Slots in February

BetRivers Casino is not in the habit of allowing its gaming library to stagnate. This brand continues to infuse new games in its lobby and has developed a practice of promoting new games in batches of four titles per month or week. The additions for February were announced on BetRivers' social media platform X and include three slot games: Frozen…
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FanDuel Michigan Player Won $153K on Almighty Buffalo Megaways

Popular operator FanDuel announced on its official X page, formerly Twitter, that a Michigan player won more than $153.000 at the start of February while playing online slot Almighty Buffalo Megaways Jackpot Royale. The massive win landed on the reels with a wager of only 60-cent, which is the lowest accepted bet in this slot game. The identity of…
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Michigan investigators seize slot machines and cash in illegal gambling raid

Create a free account, or log in. The raids took place on August 18 at The Cellular Vault and Cellular Bank, with investigators confiscating 11 video slot machines, 56 computers and $10141 in suspected gambling proceeds and gift cards. The machines, cash, associated equipment and business records were removed as part of joint investigations of the…
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MI AG tells residents to stay aware when online gambling ahead of Super Bowl

Posted at 5:55 AM, Feb 09, 2024 As we approach Super Bowl Sunday this weekend, Michigan Attorney General Dana Nessel is warning residents of scams, risks and deceptive internet gaming sites. According to Nessel, those who are looking to place bets on the Super Bowl should research the online platform by reading reviews on sites like the Better…
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AG Urges Safety On Online Gambling Sites Ahead Of Superbowl

Dan Martin / news@whmi.com With Super-Bowl Sunday fast approaching, Michigan Attorney General Dana Nessel is cautioning residents to be on the lookout for potential scams, and sometimes deceptive gaming sites. Nessel says, "The Super Bowl is the biggest game of the year for the players, the fans, the betting platforms, and sadly too, for the bad…
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New restaurant, game room included in $10M Gun Lake Casino renovation

WAYLAND, MI - A new restaurant, bar and lounge, high-limit table games room and more are among a host of interior renovations planned for Gun Lake Casino. Construction on the improvements, which total $10 million, is expected to start this spring and be complete before the end of the year, according to a news release. "We are excited to announce…
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Huron County woman takes sick day after winning $410,000 jackpot

HURON COUNTY, Mich. (WJRT) - A Huron County took a sick day after learning a Club Keno The Jack ticket she bought on her way into work won a $410125 jackpot. The 56-year-old, who chose to remain anonymous, bought a Club Keno The Jack ticket at the Speedy Q Market in Harbor Beach. She watched the drawings on the Michigan Lottery mobile app before…
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Experts Say Increased Access to Online Gambling May Put Teens at Risk

Home / Featured Content /Experts Say Increased Access to Online Gambling May Put Teens at Risk As young people increasingly have access and exposure to online gambling, only one in four parents say they have talked to their teen about some aspect of virtual betting, a national poll suggests. But over half of parents aren't aware of their state's…
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Hesperia man $111K plus in lottery

An Oceana County man "quickly became popular" after winning a $111368 Jackpot Slots Fast Cash jackpot while at his local bar. James Conley, of Hesperia, bought his winning ticket Jan. 16 at Freeman's Leaky Tap, at 10193 Dickinson Ave. in Walkerville. Hesperia is about 30 miles northeast of Muskegon. "I play Fast Cash a lot and I bought a ticket as…
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Tuscola Co. man wins $260K prize in lottery

TUSCOLA CO., Mich. (WNEM) - A Tuscola County man won $260975 after playing the BIG CA$H Second Chance jackpot. The 44-year-old player, who is remaining anonymous, won the prize money after he was selected in a random drawing which took place on Wednesday, Jan. 10. "I have been playing the eligible BIG CA$H online games hoping to win the big…
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The Best Live Dealer Games to Play at MI Online Casinos

Allowing players to experience the casino floor excitement from the comfort of their homes, live dealer casino games are among the most popular gaming options at online casinos in Michigan. Michiganders have enjoyed this specific genre ever since June 2021, when live dealer titles became available at Michigan online casinos, six months after online…
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Michigan Lottery: Man wins $260K jackpot

The first thing on a Tuscola County man's to do list after winning a $260975 BIG CA$H Second Chance jackpot is to buy a lot of cake to celebrate. The 44-year-old player, who chose to remain anonymous, won $260975 after he was selected in a random drawing that took place Jan. 10. He earned entries into the giveaway by playing the eligible BIG CA$H…
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The MGCB Halts Illegal Gaming Operations in Michigan

The Michigan Gaming Control Board (MGCB) issued three cease-and-desist letters to two U.S.-based online gambling entities and one international operator. The regulatory agency announced on its official website that its investigations showed these entities are offering online gaming services to residents of Michigan without proper licenses, which is…
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Tuscola County man wins $260,000 Michigan Lottery drawing

TUSCOLA COUNTY, Mich. (WJRT) - A Tuscola County man found that life gives second chances sometimes and they still can pay off. The 44-year-old, who chose to remain anonymous, won more than $260000 from the Michigan Lottery's BIG CA$H second chance drawing on Jan. 10. He came forward recently to claim his prize. The lucky winner played an online…
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Michigan Lottery: Man, 84, wins Jackpot Slots Fast Cash jackpot

An 84-year-old Michigan man says he went into shock after he won a Michigan Lottery jackpot prize worth $111368. James Conley of Hesperia won on a Jackpot Slots Fast Cash ticket he purchased Jan. 16 at Freeman's Leaky Tap located at 10193 Dickinson Avenue in Walkerville, according to the Michigan Lottery. Hesperia and Walkerville are located about…
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Michigan Lottery: Man wins $111K at his favorite local bar

An Oceana County man "quickly became popular" after winning a $111368 Jackpot Slots Fast Cash jackpot while at his local bar. James Conley, of Hesperia, bought his winning ticket on Jan. 16 at Freeman's Leaky Tap, located at 10193 Dickinson Avenue in Walkerville. Hesperia is about 30 miles northeast of Muskegon. "I play Fast Cash a lot and I bought…
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Oceana County Man Wins $111,368 Jackpot Slots Fast Cash Progressive Jackpot

An Oceana County man "quickly became popular" after winning a $111368 Jackpot Slots Fast Cash jackpot while at his local bar. James Conley, of Hesperia, bought his winning ticket on Jan. 16 at Freeman's Leaky Tap, located at 10193 Dickinson Avenue in Walkerville. Hesperia is about 30 miles northeast of Muskegon. "I play Fast Cash a lot and I bought…
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How much money Detroit casinos lost during last year’s strikes

The financial impact of this past fall's Detroit casino workers' strikes is clearer with the release of new earnings figures. Workers walked away with wage and benefits gains without causing much long-term impact on the casinos' revenue. City of Detroit Deputy Chief Financial Officer and Budget Director Steve Watson said in a statement to Outlier…
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Would you know if your teen was gambling online?

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) - Do you know where your children are? Are they gambling online? One in six parents say if their teenager was betting online, they probably wouldn't know, a poll from the University of Michigan Health C.S. Mott Children's Hospital found. More than half said they would definitely know if their teen was gambling online, and…
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Michigan online gambling revenue hits record $2.30bn in 2023

Revenue for 2023 was 18.3% higher than the $1.98bn generated in Michigan in 2022. It also far exceeds the $1.40bn from the first year of legal betting in 2021. Reported figures include licensed commercial and tribal igaming operators in Michigan. Breaking this down, $1.90bn of total revenue came from igaming and $420.4m gross sports betting…
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Stakelogic appoints experienced Isajevs to live casino role

Isajevs will oversee the development of live casino content at Stakelogic, including bringing new games to market. He also becomes a member of the Stakelogic management team. He joins Stakelogic after working with several other major content developers in more than a decade within the igaming sector. These include Evolution Gaming, serving as both…
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Canton woman wins $3 million Michigan lottery prize from online ticket

CANTON, Mich. (CBS DETROIT) - A Metro Detroit woman couldn't believe her eyes when she discovered she had won a $3 million Mega Millions prize. Reagan Blanton, 52, of Canton, matched the five white balls: 12-24-46-57-66 in the Oct. 6 drawing to win $1 million. The lucky player's prize was multiplied to $3 million due to the Megaplier, which can be…
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Detroit casinos report nearly $120M in revenue last month, $1.237B for 2023

DETROIT (WXYZ) - During December of 2023, Detroit's three casinos reported $116.2 million in monthly aggregate revenue (AGR) with $111.4 million generated solely from table games and slots, and $4.8 million from sports betting. According to the Michigan Gaming Control Board (MGCB), December's revenue among the three casino's represents the…
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Upper Peninsula Woman Wins $2 Million Playing Michigan Lottery’s $2,000,000 Cash Multiplier Instant Game

A store clerk's lucky pick led to a Delta County woman winning a $2 million prize playing the Michigan Lottery's $2000000 Cash Multiplier instant game. The 30-year-old player, who chose to remain anonymous, bought her winning ticket at North Bluff Grocery, located at 6287 State Highway M35 in Gladstone. "I don't buy instant tickets often, but I…
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Michigan woman 'mindblown' after over $900K lotto win

A 39-year-old woman from Macomb County, Michigan, has won nearly a million dollars after she thought her lottery app was broken. The woman, who did not wish to be identified, won $925434 from a Super Lucky 7s Fast Cash ticket, according to the Michigan Lottery in a Jan. 5 press release. She bought the ticket on Nov. 16 at a liquor store in Romeo,…
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Michigan Lottery: Macomb County woman wins $925K jackpot

A Macomb County woman was "mind-blown" when what she thought was a non-winning ticket ended up being a $925434 winning Super Lucky 7s Fast Cash ticket. The 39-year-old player, who chose to remain anonymous, bought her winning ticket on Nov. 16 at Romeo Vandyke Liquor, located at 70951 Van Dyke in Romeo. "Every few weeks, me and my husband will go…
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Sweepstakes casinos vs Social casinos: What’s the difference?

If you've ever hopped online to find casino games or similar forms of entertainment, you've likely encountered a sweepstakes or social casino. But what is a s weepstakes casino? Is it different from a social casino? We're here to answer that question and provide some of our top recommended sites to play at which can all be found Let's start simple:…
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Kenosha City Council approves Hard Rock casino proposal

The Kenosha City Council voted decisively Wednesday night in favor of a multi-million dollar intergovernmental agreement with the Menominee Tribe's gaming authority, a major milestone that helps pave the way for a future Hard Rock casino on the city's west side in the coming years. Alderpersons voted 11-6 during a packed regularly scheduled City…
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Online sweepstake casinos like Funzpoints

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Woman playing online lottery games for first time wins $150,000

Dec. 28 (UPI) -- A Michigan woman decided to try playing online lottery games for the first time and scored a $150000 jackpot. The 25-year-old Macomb County woman told Michigan Lottery officials she was a complete novice when it came to online games. "I had never played Lottery games online before, but I decided to try out the Cashword game while…
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$685 Million Jackpot Up for Grabs in Tonight’s Powerball Drawing

Cash is still piling up in the Powerball jackpot which stands at $685 million for tonight's drawing. The cash option for the jackpot is $344.7 million. If a lucky player wins tonight's Powerball jackpot, it would be the fourth largest Powerball jackpot won this year. The Powerball jackpot was last won on Oct. 11 when one ticket purchased in…
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Michigan's Online Gaming Revenue Sees Record November

Michigan had a great month when it came to online casino gaming. According to the state's Gaming Control Board, the gross revenue in November was $175.3 million, which is a record-breaking amount. To that amount can be added$37 million earned from online sports betting apps, since they weren't included in the first place. New record broken: The…
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Michigan Online Casinos Score Record $209.2M Amid Strike

In a striking turn of events, Michigan's virtual gaming establishments appeared to strike the jackpot last month, coinciding with casino floor dealers and staff waving picket signs instead of playing cards in Detroit. With casino personnel clamoring for enhanced compensation in a spirited November protest, online gambling platforms quietly raked in…
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Powerball Jackpot Climbs to $620 Million for Saturday’s Drawing

A Michigan Lottery player could be stuffing their stocking with cash this holiday season if they win Saturday night's $620 million Powerball jackpot. The cash option for the jackpot is $310.8 million. If a lucky player wins Saturday's Powerball jackpot, it would be the fourth largest Powerball jackpot won this year. The Powerball jackpot was last…
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Powerball Jackpot Climbs to $620 Million for Saturday’s Drawing
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Livingston County Woman Wins $459,441 Fantasy 5 Jackpot from the Michigan Lottery

A Livingston County woman was so shocked she won a $459411 Fantasy jackpot, she kept it a secret from her husband for three days! The 72-year-old player, who chose to remain anonymous, matched the winning Fantasy 5 numbers on Dec. 1 - 02-16-24-27-34 - to win the big prize. She bought her winning ticket online at MichiganLottery.com. "I started…
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Live dealer casino games: Which online casino has the best ones?

In the digital age, online gambling has significantly transformed with the introduction of live dealer games. These games are designed to take the online casino experience to a new level by combining the excitement of real-time interaction with human dealers and players with the convenience of a virtual casino. Read on as we explore the world of…
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Michigan Lottery: Macomb County man wins $342K second chance jackpot

A Macomb County man still can't believe he won a $342747 BIG CA$H Second Chance jackpot prize from the Michigan Lottery. The 32-year-old player, who chose to remain anonymous, won $342747 after he was selected in a random drawing that took place Nov. 8. He earned entries into the giveaway by playing the eligible BIG CA$H Second Chance Jackpot games…
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Wayne County Woman Wins $1 Million Lotto 47 Jackpot from the Michigan Lottery

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Casino workers with MGM Grand Detroit ratify deal, ending 47-day strike

Sunday, Dec. 3, 2023 | 8:25 p.m. DETROIT - Casino workers for MGM Grand Detroit have voted to ratify a new contract, ending a 47-day strike. MGM Grand Detroit workers are union members of the Detroit Casino Council, which represents nearly 4000 employees of the city's three casinos. Their approval Saturday on a five-year agreement comes weeks after…
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Michigan Lottery: Kent County man wins $3.4 million Lotto 47 jackpot

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MGM Grand Detroit casino workers ratify contract, end strike

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Kent County man scores $3.4M jackpot with Lotto 47 ticket

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Michigan man wins big bucks on $1 ticket in state's lottery jackpot

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Detroit Casinos Reach Deals With Striking Workers

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Michigan Lottery: Wayne County man claims $472K Fantasy 5 jackpot

A Wayne County man ran out of his shoes after winning a $472295 Fantasy 5 jackpot from the Michigan Lottery. The 38-year-old player, who chose to remain anonymous, matched the winning Fantasy 5 numbers on Oct. 28 - 03-04-09-19-39 - to win the big prize. He bought his winning ticket at Victor's Market, located at 17104 Quarry Street in Riverview. "I…
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Former Stony Creek Internet Café employees plead guilty to charges, sentenced for roles in illegal gambling operations case

DETROIT, Nov. 17, 2023 - Four Washtenaw County residents were recently sentenced for their roles in an illegal gambling operation at a former Whittaker Road business in Ypsilanti Township, following guilty pleas entered during court appearances that took place on Oct. 23 and Nov. 14 in Washtenaw County Circuit Court. Following a joint investigation…
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Wayne County man runs out of his shoes after winning $472K jackpot

LANSING, MI -- A Wayne County man's retirement just got a whole lot easier as he won a $472295 jackpot recently playing the Fantasy 5 game. "I play Fantasy 5 regularly and pick my own lucky numbers based on some research I do online," said the 38-year-old winner who chose to remain anonymous. "The morning after the drawing, I was in my garage…
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Detroit casino workers strike: Tentative deal for 5-year contract

A deal has been reached that could soon end Detroit casino workers' 32-day strike. The Detroit Casino Council, representing the 3700 striking casino workers across five unions, announced Friday that they have a tentative agreement for a new five-year contract with the three Detroit casinos - MGM Grand, MotorCity and Hollywood Casino at…
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Wayne County Man Wins $472,295 Fantasy 5 Jackpot from the Michigan Lottery

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Detroit casinos record $82.8M revenue in October amid strike challenges

Detroit's three casinos collectively reported monthly aggregate revenue (AGR) of $82.8 million for October. This figure includes $81.7 million from table games and slot machines, plus $1.1 million from retail sports betting. MGM Grand Detroit led the market share with 46% , followed by MotorCity Casino with 31% , and Hollywood Casino at…
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Oceana County lottery club wins $1 million Powerball prize

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AFL-CIO president to Detroit casinos: ‘Quit gambling with their workers’ livelihoods’

AFL-CIO President Liz Shuler joined hundreds of Detroit casino workers chanting, "The people united will never be defeated" at Motor City Casino during a Wednesday evening rally as their strike nears the one-month mark. "It's time for Detroit casinos to quit gambling with their workers' livelihoods," Shuler said. "Union casino workers kept this…
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Detroit Casinos Struggle Amidst Ongoing Workers' Strike

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Detroit Casino Council says talks to end strike 'down to core issues'

As the strike against Detroit's three gaming houses approaches the one-month mark, union leadership said they bargained with the casinos Wednesday and have more days of negotiations scheduled this week. "We are down to the core economic issues, and we are waiting on a response from the employers to our current economic proposal," the Detroit Casino…
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