Grand Island casino’s slot machines expected to open mid-December

LINCOLN, Neb. (KLKN) — Grand Island’s temporary casino at Fonner Park expects to welcome the public as soon as next month.

The casino hopes to have around 280 slot machines, a snack bar and horse betting kiosks open to the public by mid-December.

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As the opening approaches, the casino is looking to hire around 100 employees.

It needs staff for security, surveillance, cleaning, and food and beverage service, along with other departments.

Once open to the public, the casino’s hours of operation will be 10 a.m. to 2 a.m. from Sunday to Thursday and 8 a.m. to 3 a.m. 10 a.m. on Friday and Saturday.

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