Kansas Lottery http://kmuw.org en Terry Presta Of Overland Park Named Executive Director Of The Kansas Lottery http://kmuw.org/post/terry-presta-overland-park-named-executive-director-kansas-lottery <p>Gov, Sam Brownback appointed Terry Presta as the Executive Director of the <a href="http://www.kslottery.com/">Kansas Lottery </a>Wednesday.&nbsp;</p><p>Presda was the president of Overland Park-based Presto Convenience Stores until December of 2010. Gov.&nbsp;Brownback says Presda brings more than 30 years of experience as a business owner and operator to his new role with the Kansas Lottery.&nbsp;</p><p></p> Wed, 27 Nov 2013 17:57:47 +0000 Kate Clause 26883 at http://kmuw.org Terry Presta Of Overland Park Named Executive Director Of The Kansas Lottery Kansas Star Casino Exceeding Revenue Expectations http://kmuw.org/post/kansas-star-casino-exceeding-revenue-expectations <p>The Kansas Star Casino near Mulvane continues to easily exceed revenue projections.</p><p>The Kansas Lottery said Wednesday that entering September, the casino generated $129.5 million since it opened in mid-December last year. It has been averaging more than $15 million a month. The&nbsp;lottery owns and operates the casino's games.</p><p>If that pace continues, the casino will bring in more than $180 million this year. In 2010, consultants predicted the casino would generate $159.1 million in 2012.</p> Thu, 13 Sep 2012 18:22:01 +0000 Associated Press 5588 at http://kmuw.org Kansas Star Casino Exceeding Revenue Expectations