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Pennsylvania smashes record for gambling revenue in a year

The rebound comes after pandemic-related shutdowns helped knock casino revenue down significantly.

By The Associated Press

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Pennsylvania gambling revenue fell by more than 20% in 2020

Pennsylvania’s 13 operating casinos, fantasy sports operators and truck stops took in $2.65 billion in gross revenue in 2020, compared to $3.4 billion taken in by 12 casinos in 2019, the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board said.

By The Associated Press

Updated: September 2, 2020 | 2:48 pm

New casino could be built near Penn State’s flagship campus

A possible candidate is the Nittany Mall, just outside State College.

By Marc Levy/The Associated Press

Pennsylvania casino revenues down 18%, hammered by pandemic

The state’s 12 operating casinos spent much of the spring shut down, while online gambling went on.

By The Associated Press

Pennsylvania tries luck again in mini-casino license auction

The state received bids in five auctions in 2018, but interest petered out in the sixth auction and another auction ordered by lawmakers last year drew no bids.

By Marc Levy/The Associated Press