Longtime Las Vegas business and real estate executive Chuck Ruthe, who spent several years as the president of Boyd Gaming Corp., died Wednesday after a long battle with Parkinson’s disease. He was 79.
More change is in the wind for the Silver State Health Insurance Exchange’s troubled Nevada Health Link website. The exchange’s board met Friday, the day after its executive director announced his resignation.
Members of the powerful Culinary union have voted to end contract extensions for several downtown and independent casinos.
Credit union loan growth in Nevada is in positive territory for the first time since 2007, posting a 0.6 percent increase, according to a report released Friday.
Emeritus Senior Living, which owns three senior housing facilities in Las Vegas, has been bought by Brookdale Senior Living in a deal valued at about $2.8 billion, including $1.4 billion of Emeritus’ mortgage debt.
Three powerful women who carved out roles in Nevada’s gaming industry as it moved away from gambling halls to megaresorts shared their stories at the Mob Museum on Wednesday, riveting an audience with their substance and laughter.
Singapore’s two casinos experienced a 3.8 percent increase in gaming revenues during 2013, but it wasn’t enough to carry the island nation past the Strip.