Mechoopda Tribe Hopes Temporary Casino Will Be Ready By ‘Late 2023’

November 21, 2022 | By: Cheryl Coward

The Mechoopda Indian Tribe of Chico Rancheria hopes its temporary casino will be ready for guests by “some time in late 2023.” That’s according to Doug Elmets, a spokesperson for the tribe, who spoke with¬†California Casinos¬†over the phone. “Construction is underway,” Elmets said. “And it is initially going to be a temporary structure. And the […]

Prop 26 and Prop 27 Lost in California. So … Who Won?

November 8, 2022 | By: Brant James

California voters rejected both Prop 26 and Prop 27 on Tuesday, rebuking two distinctly different attempts to legalize sports betting in the state. Prop 26 would have allowed for retail sportsbooks at tribal casinos and the state’s four licensed horse racetracks. Prop 27 would have allowed national sports betting companies like BetMGM, DraftKings, or FanDuel […]