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  1. Gov. Cuomo Requests Casino Bidding Process be Reopened, Wants Casino in Southern TierRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2012 | Your News Now

    ... recommendation. The gaming facility location board awarded a recommendation to a development proposal in Seneca County in the Finger Lakes region. Cuomo, who wrote that a fourth license in the state was lawful, insisted during the siting process he ...

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  2. Cuomo: give casino license to Southern TierRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2014 | Albany Times Union

    Gov. Andrew Cuomo has sent a letter to the state Gaming Commission and the Gaming Facility Location Board urging them to give a fourth license to a casino in the Southern Tier. The letter comes after the Cuomo administration announced Dec. 17 a ban on hydraulic fracturing for natural gas, which would have helped the Southern Tier economically - the same day the Region Five Eastern Southern Tier/Finger Lakes license was recommended for a casino in northern Seneca County in the Finger Lakes.

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  3. Cuomo: Give a casino to the Southern TierRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2014 | Albany Times Union

    ... same day the Region Five Eastern Southern Tier/Finger Lakes license was recommended for a casino in northern Seneca County in the Finger Lakes. "The Binghamton area is tied for the region with the highest unemployment rate in Upstate New York, and ...

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  4. Southern Tier in running for casino again, but why the initial snub?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... investment now." Yet the initial decision has baffled almost all that have heard of it. Tyre, NY is located in Seneca County, which is not a part of the Southern Tier, but the Finger Lakes region of New York State. Indeed according to the ...

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  5. Read the letter: Cuomo calls to reopen Southern Tier casino biddingRead the original story

    Dec 28, 2014 | Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

    ... in Nichols and Traditions resort in the Town of Union, Broome County -- lost to a casino proposal in Tyre, Seneca County, more than one hour away. The casino picks were made at the Capitol on the same day Cuomo and his administration said the state ...

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  6. NY to put casino in between tribes' exclusive gaming zonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

    NY to put casino in between tribes' exclusive gaming zones Check out this story on DemocratandChronicle.com: http://on.rocne.ws/16N1u8y After giving the three upstate tribes gaming exclusivity in their regions last year, the state Gaming Facility Location Board agreed to put a casino in the Finger Lakes -- right between the Senecas and the Oneidas exclusive gaming rights. The state's decision last Wednesday to locate a casino in Tyre, Seneca County, midway between Rochester and Syracuse, will affect the Seneca Nation of Indians' three casinos in western New York and its potential plans to move into Monroe County, Gannett's Albany Bureau reported today.

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  7. 2 former foes combine to secure casino for the TierRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    ... Resort. On Wednesday, the board awarded the Southern Tier casino slot to Lago Resort & Casino in the Seneca County Community of Tyre, a location that stretches the definition of the Southern Tier to an area north of the state Thruway, between ...

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  8. Expected Reactions in an Unexpected PlaceRead the original story

    Dec 23, 2014 | Left At The Gate

    ... the news "a punch in the gut to the Southern Tier." [ Syracuse.com ] "To not pick a Southern Tier location - Seneca County, in all due respect, is not in the Southern Tier," [Sen. Tom] Libous said. "I'm extremely upset. I'm very, very disappointed." ...

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  9. Rochester Mayor Names Smith to Head City CommunicationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | WHAM-AM Rochester

    ... was acquitted in 2010 of all charges brought against him in the Robutrad scandal, and currently serves as the Seneca County manager.

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  10. NY to finalize details before casino work ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | 106.7 KISS FM

    ... week from among 16 proposed casinos. The winners were Montreign in Sullivan County in the Catskills, Lago in Seneca County in the Finger Lakes and Rivers casino in Schenectady. The developers of Rivers hope to begin work early next year. The team ...

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  11. Winning casino developers eager to begin constructionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 | Times Herald-Record

    ... from among 16 casino proposals last week. The three are Montreign Resort Casino in Sullivan County, Lago in Seneca County in the Finger Lakes and Rivers casino in Schenectady. It's likely to be at least several weeks before construction can begin. ...

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  12. Here is the latest New York news from The Associated PressRead the original story

    Dec 22, 2014 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    ... coming to upstate New York. Selected for licensing were Montreign in Sullivan County in the Catskills, Lago in Seneca County in the Finger Lakes and Rivers casino in Schenectady. ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - New York regulators say Bank Leumi will pay $130 ...

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  13. Gaming experts: New casinos won't have huge economic impact in New York stateRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 | The Post-Standard

    ... open in 2015. On Thursday, the state announced it had approved three other new casinos: Lago Resort & Casino , Seneca County: The $425 million project would include 2,000 slot machines, 85 table games, a 40,000-square-foot pool area able to ...

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  14. Final round of reviews underway of new casino sitesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 | WSTM-TV Syracuse

    ... week from among 16 proposed casinos. The winners were Montreign in Sullivan County in the Catskills, Lago in Seneca County in the Finger Lakes and Rivers casino in Schenectady. The developers of Rivers hope to begin work early next year. The team ...

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  15. Wilmot on Oneidas' expansion: Casino competition is good for NY businessRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 | The Post-Standard

    The more casinos the merrier. That's the message from Thomas Wilmot, the developer of Lago Resort & Casinos in Seneca County, about the Oneida Indian Nation's plans to expand its gaming empire in Central New York.

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  16. Waterloo man faces charge in connection with Naples incidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 | WHEC-TV Rochester

    The blood on the hands and clothing of a Seneca County driver stopped after allegedly driving while intoxicated may have tipped off deputies to a criminal mischief incident in the village of Naples. Zachery M. McVicker, 28, of 2670 Lt.

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  17. Oneida Indian Nation to build $20 million central New York casino with 'Wizard of Oz' themeRead the original story

    Dec 22, 2014 | Neepawa Press

    ... recommended licensing three non-Indian casinos, including a $425 million casino and hotel west of Syracuse in Seneca County. Halbritter said because the Chittenango casino will be on Oneida reservation land, no permission is needed from federal, ...

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  18. Winners, losers in upstate NY casino decisionRead the original story

    Dec 22, 2014 | Planning

    ... Casino & Resort at Mohawk Harbor in Schenectady ; and Lago Resort & Casino in the Finger Lakes town of Tyre in Seneca County . The facilities are projected to support more than 3,200 full- time jobs and generate $265 million in taxes, along with ...

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  19. Tribe plans to build $20 million Wizard of Oz casino in upstate New YorkRead the original story

    Dec 22, 2014 | RGT Online

    ... licensing three non-Indian casinos, including a $425m casino and hotel 42 miles west of Syracuse in Seneca County. Because the Chittenango casino will be on Oneida reservation land, no permission is needed from federal, state or local governments ...

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  20. Inside Bets: Will Lago hurt Finger Lakes Gaming?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2014 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    ... sure that can be debated." Finger Lakes Gaming will be the closest competitor to Lago, if and when it opens in Seneca County. But it won't be the only challenger. While the Lago site is 27 miles from Finger Lakes Gaming in Farmington, Ontario ...

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