Kansas Lottery News

30 Aug 2023
The provider of player acquisition services for the regulated global online gambling industry announced finalists across 11 categories for the 2023 edition of the American Gambling Awards.
13 Oct 2022
The Kansas Lottery released the first revenue report for legal sports betting in the state, as it saw $1.29 million in total revenue in September.
29 Aug 2022
After Governor Laura Kelly’s announcement last week that sports wagering in Kansas will begin with a soft launch starting at noon on Thursday, 1 September, followed by a full opening on 8 September.
19 Aug 2022
The contract provides for the management of sports wagering, both in-house at the Boot Hill Casino, as well as through three Kansas Lottery-approved online sports betting platforms when the market launches next week.
27 Mar 2020
The state's four casinos will be closed until further notice, following Governor Laura Kelly’s executive order to ban gatherings of more than 10 people.
17 Mar 2020
The decision was made following Governor Laura Kelly’s executive order to ban gatherings of more than 50 people pursuant to CDC recommendations in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
24 Jun 2013
Kansas state to benefit from $74.5 million from lottery ticket sales.
17 Jun 2011
Gaming revenue down 1.5 percent during 2011.
10 Sep 2010
Harrah's pull out on proposal to build $260 million casino near Mulvane, Kansas.
18 Jun 2008
News Brief: An official with Penn National Gaming on Tuesday night asked the Galena City Council to support the company at a July 9 meeting of the Kansas Lottery Gaming Facility Review Board.
4 Jun 2008
News Brief: The Kansas committee that will determine where a casino will be placed in Sumner County will take a first-hand look at the area next month.
29 May 2008
Butler National Service Corporation has received approval from the Kansas Lottery Commission of its management proposal and contract for the Southwest Gaming Zone.
17 Apr 2008
News Brief: The Kansas Lottery Commission will meet May 19 and 20 in Topeka to hear presentations from all 12 developers seeking to become casino managers under the state's new gambling law.
8 Apr 2008
GTECH Corporation has been named the apparent successful bidder by the Kansas Lottery to supply and operate the central gaming system that will monitor electronic gaming machines at six gaming facilities in the state of Kansas.
4 Mar 2008
News Brief: The Kansas Lottery plans to ask Gov. Kathleen Sebelius to extend its casino contract deadlines by 60 days.
14 Jan 2008
News Brief: Things are still at a stand still between the Kansas Lottery and Camptown Greyhound Park north of Frontenac.