Wild Rose Jefferson
 
The nonprofit associated with Wild Rose Jefferson Monday donated $900,354 to a host of causes and organizations in the region.

Grow Greene County Gaming Corporation, the nonprofit that holds the casino license for Wild Rose Jefferson, made its first distributions within a wide geographic reach around Jefferson, including each contiguous county--Boone, Calhoun, Carroll, Dallas, Guthrie and Webster. The donated $900,354 represents a partial year of operation, as the casino has only been open for nine months. Read more »

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Wild Rose President and Chief Operating Officer Tom Timmons (right) and food and beverage manager Kay Adams (left) speak with the Jefferson Herald.

Tom Timmons, a familiar face in Jefferson and the veteran gaming industry professional who shepherded Wild Rose’s casino here from a long-shot prairie daydream to functioning, slot-ringing reality, is helming the property during a general-manager transition. Read more »

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Grow Greene County Gaming Corporation (Grow Greene), the local non-profit license holder for Wild Rose Jefferson, is developing its operational plans for distribution of casino grant funds. Read more »

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Since opening on July 13, the casino has averaged 12,500 casino-floor patrons a week, or about 25 percent more than Wild Rose Emmetsburg, a facility the gaming operator and its allies used for many comparisons during the Jefferson campaign. This success makes Wild Rose Jefferson the perfect location for the GCDC Annual Dinner. Read more »

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Wogernese and Fandel cut the ribbon with the Chamber ambassadors’ assistance.

More than 100 persons attended the ribbon cutting event for the new Cobblestone Hotel and Suites adjacent to Wild Rose Jefferson. Read more »

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Fireworks explode over the front entrance at Wild Rose Jefferson during a grand-opening celebration Friday night.

Wild Rose Jefferson’s grand opening last weekend drew 12,976 people through the casino-and-entertainment’s gaming floor — and even more to enjoy The Gambler himself, live and in the flesh, fireworks, food at a new restaurant, Coaches Corner, Las Vegas showgirls and plaudits from top casino executives, community leaders and state officials. Read more »

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While construction crews and the newly-hired employees of Wild Rose Jefferson are preparing for the Aug. 1 opening of the casino, Grow Greene County Gaming Corporation is working at developing guidelines for distributing the charitable funds generated there. Read more »

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Wild Rose Jefferson is on schedule to open Aug. 1, with a grand opening slated for one week later, Aug. 7-8. Another job fair slated for June 27. Read more »

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