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Smoking Ban Burns Windsor Bingo Parlours

News Brief: Nearly a month into Ontario's smoking ban, Windsor bingo hall operators say many Michigan customers are staying home.

Catholic School Parents Support Gambling Funds

ews Brief; Edmonton's Catholic school parents aren't ready to fold on casino fundraisers just because the church frowns on gambling, says one Edmonton Catholic School Board trustee.

US Casino May Benefit from Ontario Smoking Ban

ews Brief: A new indoor smoking ban that became law late last month across the Niagara River in Ontario now makes the Seneca casino the only gambling hall in Niagara Falls that allows patrons to light up.

NY Company Gambles on Ontario Casino

ews Brief: A New York-based holding company could be bucking insurmountable odds in a proposal for a Woodstock hotel-casino.

St. Eugene Resort Partners Celebrate

News Brief: Many came together to celebrate the First Nation partners assuming operational control for Casino of the Rockies.

Calgary Casino Construction Begins

ews Brief: Construction on a controversial $27-million First Nation casino-hotel project west of Calgary can proceed after a judge granted an injunction preventing protesters from interfering further.

Former SIGA CEO Files Lawsuit

News Brief: Edward Lerat is suing the Saskatchewan Indian Gaming Authority and the Federation of Saskatchewan Indian Nations Inc. for firing him when he was SIGA's chief executive officer.

Two Bids for BC Casino

News Brief: Both the Osoyoos Indian Band and Rocky Mountain Turf Club from Lethbridge, Alta. are working on applications to the B.C. Lottery Corporation for two distinct gaming facilities for the town of Osoyoos.

New Brunswick to Hold Gambling Referendum

News Brief: The New Brunswick government says it will hold a plebiscite next year on whether video gambling machines should be banned.

Full House for Calgary

ews Brief: It’s a full house when it comes to casinos in Calgary and no further gambling dens will be approved for the foreseeable future, says Alberta Gaming Minister Gordon Graydon.

Slot Machine Profits Outpace Races

News Brief: Slots and steaks are beating horses by a furlong in the race to pad the bottom line at Ontario racetrack.

Manitoba Casino Investigators Laid Off

News Brief: Manitoba Lotteries has laid-off 16 casino investigators in an effort to save money.

Halifax Casino Adds New Features

News Brief: Casino Nova Scotia is in the middle of a $20 million renovations which includes improved security, new VLT machines and a new poker room.

Calgary Catholic Schools Debate Gambling Funding

News Brief: Trustees with the Calgary Catholic School District will debate on Wednesday the issue of raising funds through gambling, a practice the city's bishop has called morally problematic.

Saskatchewan Government Relaxes Charitable Gaming Rules

News Brief: The Saskatchewan government will soon allow charitable organizations to raise extra money by holding poker tournaments and gaming nights.

Niagara Casinos President Named

Art Frank, former President and CEO of Casino Rama, has been named President of Niagara Casinos by the board of directors of Falls Management Company.

Natives Protest Ontario Casino Site

News Brief: Aboriginal protesters took their fight on the road Wednesday, setting up an information picket at the Brantford Casino, claiming the site as theirs.

Casino City CEO Runs For Charity At GIGSE

Casino City CEO Michael Corfman is finally ready to put his stunning loss at the Global Interactive Gaming Summit and Expo (GIGSE) Velcro Drag Races behind him, vowing, “Just wait until next year.”

Smoking to Cease at Ontario Casinos

News Brief: Wednesday is the last day for smokers to light up at Canadian casinos, then business could light up on the American side of the U.S.-Canada border.

College Poker Players Donate to Charity

College Poker Championship top finalists not only walked away with a more secure college future, but they also enriched the lives of the less fortunate by donating $1,000 each to the charity of their choice.

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