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Bingo Restrictions In Minnesota Soon To Be Lifted

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — It turns out, a single complaint helped change Minnesota’s law on bingo games.

For decades, nursing homes and senior centers have only been allowed two bingo days a week. 324 more words


1st Electronic Pull-Tabs Approved For Minn. Bars

ROSEVILLE, Minn. (WCCO/AP) — Minnesota regulators have approved the first electronic pull-tab games to help pay for a new Vikings stadium.

The Gambling Control Board signed off Tuesday on five new animated versions of the paper pull-tabs that have long been a fixture in bars. 392 more words


Gambling Regulators OK Rules For Electronic Games

ROSEVILLE, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota regulators on Monday approved guidelines for new electronic gambling devices that are a major revenue source to offset debt on a new Vikings football stadium. 555 more words


Vikings Stadium Wagers On Payback From E-Gambling

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota is betting big that bringing technology to small-dollar bar gambling will draw a surge of new players whose wagers will help build a $975 million football stadium for the Vikings. 911 more words


Officials, Lawmakers Respond To Pull Tab Remarks

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Funding has always been a crucial part of the debate for a new Vikings stadium.

The House cut the state’s share of the funding down to $293 million, which is planned to be paid for by electronic pull tabs. 312 more words