Category: Las Vegas

SEPTEMBER GAMING REVENUE DICHOTOMY

Revenue was up across the state but down in Laughlin as evidenced by the Nevada Gaming Control Board’s September report. Total casino revenue across the silver state was up 3.55% in September compared with the same month last year. Properties along the Colorado River in Laughlin had a gaming revenue total of $35.9-million, down about 3.6% from September,...

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LAUGHLIN GAMING DOWN IN JULY

Casinos along the Colorado River didn’t fare as well as the rest of the state during the month of July. The Nevada Gaming control board reported that the statewide gaming win for July inched just above the $1-billion mark, almost a 10% increase from the same month last year. The trend was opposite in Laughlin. Casinos there reported a $37.4-million gaming win, down 1.6% from July of last...

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SUICIDE DETERMINATION

Nevada authorities have positively identified a woman whose burned body was located outside Laughlin nearly six weeks ago. The Clark County coroner’s office also determined that 65 year-old Helen Dawson of Las Vegas committed suicide. The coroner ruled that Dawson died of “self-immolation”. Her body was discovered off the Needles highway on July...

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