weather icon Mostly Cloudy

2 guests hit $70K royal flushes at off-strip casino

Updated October 16, 2020 - 2:10 pm

Thursday morning proved to be extremely lucky for a pair of visitors to Green Valley Ranch Resort.

The guests each hit a royal flush worth more than $70,000.

The first jackpot came at 12:38 a.m. when a guest hit a sequential royal flush on a $1.25 bet on a Double Double Bonus Progressive machine for $73,403.50.

Then at 10:49 a.m., another guest bet 50 cents on a Reversible Royals Progressive nickel game and hit a sequential royal flush for a $71,861.16 jackpot.

Don't miss the big stories. Like us on Facebook.
Circa upping the ante for sportsbooks

Industry watchers say Circa’s glamorous new offering will put pressure on other properties to invest in their sportsbooks, even as the lion’s share of many sportsbooks’ revenue comes from online bets.