Michigan Gaming Control Board News

28 Oct 2022
Under an executive order by the Michigan Gaming Control Board, horse racing will run on Fridays and Saturdays from April through September.
4 Oct 2022
State investigators seized 56 gaming machines and more than $12,700 in alleged illegal gambling profits during raids on 28 and 29 September at Redford Township, Taylor and Allen Park gas stations and a Flint-area store.
20 Sep 2022
The state's commercial and tribal operators reported combined total gross internet gaming receipts and gross internet sports betting receipts of $154.9 million during August.
7 Sep 2022
The Hannahville tribe entered an agreement with 888 Holdings after TwinSpires, the original platform provider, announced earlier this year its plans to exit the business.
9 Aug 2022
The Michigan Gaming Control Board voted unanimously to approve the one-year renewal of the licenses for the three Detroit casinos during a public meeting Tuesday morning.
5 Jul 2022
Legislative leaders reached a deal for the State of Michigan’s Fiscal Year 2023 budget which includes $7 million in additional funding for the Michigan Gaming Control Board.
23 May 2022
An agreement signed by Michigan Gaming Control Board Executive Director Henry Williams allows internet poker players in Michigan to compete against players in Delaware, Nevada and New Jersey.
10 May 2022
April table games and slots revenue rose 8.8% compared with April 2021 results while total monthly revenue dropped 3.4% compared with March 2022.
2 May 2022
Current operators, who met the definition of a fantasy contest operator in Michigan on 1 May 2018, are required by law to apply for a license by 1 July 2022, in order to continue offering fantasy contests in Michigan.
14 Apr 2022
Operating under the brand name Eagle Casino and Sports, Soaring Eagle Gaming has partnered with platform provider GAN after being authorized by the Michigan Gaming Control Board.
9 Mar 2022
Live Standardbred horse racing authorized by the Michigan Gaming Control Board begins at Northville Downs on Saturday, 12 March.
14 Feb 2022
Michigan’s horse racing industry will benefit from more than $8.1 million in taxes collected in 2021 on various forms of betting regulated by the Michigan Gaming Control Board.
13 Jan 2022
The Michigan Gaming Control Board and Michigan Liquor Control Commission will conduct a statewide public education and enforcement initiative in 2022 to encourage businesses to remove unregulated machines used for illegal gaming.
12 Dec 2021
Michigan residents who place wagers on unregulated gaming sites may gamble on more than they expected and become identity theft or deposit theft victims, said Michigan Gaming Control Board Executive Director Henry Williams.
29 Oct 2021
In an Executive Order issued 27 October, the Michigan Gaming Control Board granted Northville Downs authorization to host races and simulcast those races in 2022.
20 Oct 2021
The licenses, which were granted in consecutive days by the Michigan Gaming Control Board and the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board, allow DWG to supply its content to regulated online operators in the states.