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An artist rendering of the proposed Wynn Casino in Everett. (WBZ-TV)

Soundbytes Of The Week: 9/19

Top audio clips from each week, as selected by WBZ News Editor Dave Mager.

09/19/2014

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Mass. Casino Opponents Seek Debate On Ballot Question

Anti-casino activists are calling for a debate with lawmakers and casino executives.

09/17/2014

An artist rendering of the proposed Wynn Casino in Everett. (WBZ-TV)

Wynn Resorts In Everett Gets Boston-Area Casino License

The Massachusetts state gaming commission voted Tuesday to award the eastern Massachusetts casino license to Wynn Resorts for its plan in Everett.

09/16/2014

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Mohegan Sun, Foxwoods Report Decline In Bets, Revenue

Connecticut’s Indian-run casinos have reported declines in slot machine betting and revenue for August.

09/15/2014

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Keller @ Large: Casino Decision Not An Easy Call

Because believe it or not, Beacon Hill doesn’t always know best.

06/25/2014

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Keller @ Large: Casinos Could Dominate Campaign Season

Now that the SJC has ushered casino repeal onto the November ballot, there are more unanswered questions to mull over than choices at the roulette wheel.

06/24/2014

A rendering of what Wynn Everett could look like. (Credit: WBZ NewsRadio 1030's Bernice Corpuz)

Revere, Everett Casino Public Hearings Set For Tuesday, Wednesday

Mohegan Sun has proposed a $1.3 billion casino on the Revere side of the Suffolk Downs horse racing track and Wynn Resorts has proposed a $1.6 billion casino on a former chemical plant site in Everett.

06/21/2014

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Study: Casino Boom In Northeast Could Create Gaming Glut

Twenty-six casinos have opened since 2004, generating a 39-percent increase in total annual gambling revenue in the Mid-Atlantic and New England, the Wall Street Journal reports.

06/20/2014

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Keller @ Large: Casinos No Longer A Sure Bet For Mass.

Any day now, the state Supreme Judicial Court will issue its ruling on the legality of the initiative petition to stop casinos from coming to Massachusetts.

06/10/2014

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Keller @ Large: Missed The Boat On Casinos?

In Massachusetts, we’re all about getting it right, as the bureaucrats keep reminding us. But are they getting it right on casinos?

05/01/2014

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