GREEN BAY, WI (WSAU) — There’s one thing a little bit totally different about this Tremendous Bowl Sunday in Wisconsin.
For the primary time, Wisconsinites don’t have to cross state strains to position a authorized wager on the NFL Championship Recreation. The truth is, for Inexperienced Bay residents it solely takes a visit down the road.
The Oneida Nation On line casino is closing out its first season with a authorized sportsbook after amending its gaming settlement with the state to permit betting on skilled and a few faculty sporting occasions in addition to main leisure award exhibits.
For now, the ability affords about two dozen betting kiosks that enable clients to position bets, however they’re planning a Las Vegas-style sports activities lounge that can enable bettors to position their wager and likewise watch video games on quite a few massive screens.
Different Tribes are within the strategy of negotiating the same settlement with the state. Subsequent up is the Turtle Lake On line casino close to the Wisconsin/Minnesota border, run by the St. Croix Chippewas. They’re anticipated to open their guide as quickly because the Division of the Inside indicators off on their proposal. That facility is anticipated to usher in massive enterprise from the Twin Cities, as sports activities betting stays unlawful in Minnesota.
The Potawatomi are additionally trying to supply the service within the Milwaukee space.