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WAMC's Paul Tuthill: Seven Years On The Casino Beat


On Friday, after years of preparation, the nearly $1 billion MGM Springfield casino will open — a major development project for the third-largest city in Massachusetts and a new era in state-sanctioned gambling. Through all the twists and turns leading up to Friday, WAMC’s Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill has been covering the story — even before the state legalized casino gambling seven years ago.