An initiative to put video keno on the November ballot survived a court challenge, but opponents said theyre not yet done with the battle. The Omaha-based group 'Gambling With the Good Life' has also come out against video keno.
September is the start of the iGaming season and Keno.com Ltd. will be launching its new version of Keno.com this September. Relying on its more than 15,000 members as its marketing foundation it aims to capture a share of the market.
The Nebraska Cooperative Government is hoping to take a percentage of the payout pool set aside in the Nebraska Lotto. Low Lotto payouts have cuased the fund to swell to approximately two million dollars.
Lincoln County, Nebraska is finally seeing the benefits of their keno licenses. The county came in 2.5% over their expectations which will be used to offset property taxes for the Iron Eagle Golf Course.
Figures showed slow growth this quarter compared to last year for Tabcorp. But despite that Tabcorp has played down the impact of rising petrol prices and interest rates on its gaming revenue which continued to increase at a much lower rate than in previous years.
Nebraskans will have the chance to vote on the video keno initiative on November 7th at the polls. Enough residents signed a petition that was verified by Nebraska Secretary of State John Gale on August 30th.