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2 new games joining Wyoming Lottery lineup in 2015

2 new games joining Wyoming Lottery lineup in 2015

GILLETTE, Wyo. — Two new games are expected to join the Wyoming Lottery lineup next year.

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3 accused of altering gambling receipts

BUTTE — Authorities allege three people bilked Anaconda casinos out of $2,100 by doctoring receipts.

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Ex-director of aid program admits to embezzling from Blackfeet to fund gambling

GREAT FALLS — The former director of a federally funded aid program on the Blackfeet Indian Reservation has pleaded guilty to embezzling almost $300,000 from the program to fund her gambling.

February 28, 2014 9:38 am Related Loading…
Billings ticket wins $10K in Powerball

Billings ticket wins $10K in Powerball

HELENA -  A ticket sold at Market Basket in Billings won $10,000 in Saturday's Powerball drawing.

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Montanans win 4 major lottery prizes

HELENA — Tickets sold at Belfry Country Store in Belfry and at Hellgate Trading Post in Missoula won $40,000 each in the Powerball drawing. A ticket sold at Thriftway Super Stop in Anaconda won $6,000 in the Wild Card drawing while a ticket sold at Dave's E-Z Stop in Helena won $5,000 in the…

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Sales Moves: Great leaders share many common traits

“Where’s the action? Where’s the game?” is a line in the song “Oldest Established” from the immortal Broadway show, and my personal favorite, "Guys and Dolls."

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Winning numbers drawn in '10 Spot Midday' game A

HELENA — The winning numbers in Saturday afternoon's drawing of the Montana Lottery's "10 Spot Midday" game were:

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Lottery board nears lender, CEO decisions

CASPER, Wyo. — The board charged with establishing the Wyoming Lottery Corporation expects to secure its first lender and interview three chief executive officer finalists within the next three weeks.

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Bettors will have to wait to buy Wyoming lottery tickets

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Wyoming's lottery bill becomes law today. However, eager bettors will have to wait a few months before they can walk into a retailer and purchase their first tickets.

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Mead still mulling state lottery board members

CHEYENNE — Gov. Matt Mead says he's still going over names of people to serve on the board that will bring the lottery to Wyoming.

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Belmont wagering available

Montana Simulcast Racing has eight locations across the state where it will be possible to wager and watch Saturday’s Belmont Stakes in New York.

June 06, 2013 2:30 pmLoading…

Winning numbers drawn in '10 Spot Midday' game

HELENA — The winning numbers in Wednesday afternoon's drawing of the Montana Lottery's "10 Spot Midday" game were:

May 22, 2013 1:28 pmLoading…
Big Sandy man claims $100K Montana Cash jackpot

Big Sandy man claims $100K Montana Cash jackpot

HELENA — A Big Sandy main has claimed the $100,000 Montana Cash jackpot from the May 1 drawing.

May 09, 2013 2:46 pm Related Loading…
Construction Zone: Customer service is the name of the game at Lucky 7's Casino

Construction Zone: Customer service is the name of the game at Lucky 7's Casino

Not everyone thinks of customer service when considering a gaming location. But for John and Bobbi Gies, owners of the newly-opened Lucky 7’s Casino at 416 Lake Elmo Drive, customer service is the name of their game.

May 01, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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Ekalaka man claims $50K lottery prize

HELENA — An Ekalaka man has claimed a $50,000 top prize for the "Price is Right" scratch game.

April 05, 2013 3:39 pmLoading…
Mead signs bill allowing lottery games in Wyoming

Mead signs bill allowing lottery games in Wyoming

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Wyoming residents can start thinking about their lucky numbers and dreaming about hitting the big one.

March 13, 2013 7:08 pm Related Loading…
Wyoming lottery bill faces final Senate vote

Wyoming lottery bill faces final Senate vote

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — A bill that would allow a Wyoming lottery and multistate games such as Powerball comes up for a final Senate vote on Friday.

February 21, 2013 2:51 pm Related Loading…
Wyoming House committee advances lottery bill

Wyoming House committee advances lottery bill

CHEYENNE -- A state House committee advanced a bill on Tuesday that would allow the state to join the multistate Powerball lottery. The profits would go to fix county and city roads.

January 29, 2013 11:45 pm Related Loading…
Bill to raise live poker pots draws support

Bill to raise live poker pots draws support

HELENA — A bill to raise the pot limits for live poker games in Montana won the backing Tuesday of gambling and tavern interests and the state Justice Department.

January 15, 2013 5:38 pm Related Loading…

$50M Powerball ticket sold in Florida

HELENA — A $50 million Powerball ticket was sold in Florida for Wednesday's drawing.

December 27, 2012 9:37 amLoading…

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