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$150K progressive jackpot hits for local player

How does one go from “the Bayou” to the Islands in relatively quick time? Hitting a six-figure jackpot certainly helps.

Richard, a local and longtime patron of The Orleans, won $150,403 on New Year’s Eve, according to a Boyd Gaming news release.

The $10 bet on the Dollar Storm slot machine triggered the Super Grand progressive jackpot at 4:30 p.m.

He said he plans on using his jackpot winnings to take a trip to Hawaii.

Winners across the Las Vegas Valley


The jack of hearts completed the royal flush on the Double Double Bonus Poker machine for a Progressive Jackpot of $13,844.


Yossi, a Washington state resident, is heading home with a $29,287.86 jackpot from the Money Storm Bonus Progressive.

Dragon Link’s gongs filled the screen, good for $17,600.94 for a local player.


Juliette won $27,307.07 on Triple Strike Diamonds.


Josefina also benefited from Dragon Link, winning a $11,417 jackpot.

Four Queens

Adriana, a visitor from California, won $14,818.08.


A slots player turned a $2.64 bet into a $10,871.19 payout on Abundant Fortune.

Harrah’s Laughlin

Julie won $37,506 on Fortune Totems.

The Orleans

A player hit for $10,025 on a five-hand video poker machine.

Oyo Las Vegas

Dancing Drums gave one player a $13,890.04 jackpot.

The Strat

A slots player hit for $24,721.

Contact Tony Garcia at tgarcia@reviewjournal.com or 702-383-0307. Follow @TonyGLVNews on Twitter.

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