Sault Tribe Members Approve Lansing Casino Plan

Members of the Sault Ste. Marie Tribe of Chippewa Indians have approved a proposal to seek federal permission to open a $245 million casino in downtown Lansing, the tribe announced Thursday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/04/2012

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Will Latest Legislation Give Horse Racing A Leg Up In Industry?

A new effort is underway to prop-up Michigan’s horse racing industry.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/29/2012

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Plans Would Bring Casino-Style Venues To Kalamazoo

Plans are in the works for venues in Kalamazoo to allow nonprofits to host black jack, poker and other casino-style games.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/25/2012

Charles Sanders Jr. and Kevin Sargent. (Courtesy: Michigan Department of Attorney General)

2 Downriver City Employees Charged With Racketeering In Sports Betting Operation

A police officer and public works employee from Detroit’s southwestern suburbs have been charged in connection with an illegal gambling operation involving bets on pro and college football.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/12/2012

Casino Gambling Coming To Toledo

Ohio leaders are hoping to cut into the traffic and the cash that flows out of their state and into the Michigan and Windsor casinos.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/07/2011

New Research Reexamines Addiction

Researchers are rethinking the roots of addiction — whether it’s to drugs and alcohol, gambling or sex.


Michael Kremski, left; Robert Murray, right (booking photos)

Two Face Charges In Flint Video Poker Bust

Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette has filed several charges against two Flint area men accused of running an illegal video poker operation.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/06/2011

Woman Sentenced For Embezzling Nearly $600K

A woman who admitted embezzling about $600,000 from a Grand Rapids bank has been sentenced to 37 months in federal prison.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/09/2011

Campaign Wants Seven New Casinos In Michigan

A campaign is trying to gather more than 300,000 petition signatures from people who would support building seven new casinos in Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/31/2011

WSU Study: Three Categories Of Addicted Gamblers

A new study by researchers at Wayne State University found that addicted gamblers fall into three different groups.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/16/2011