HOT Stories more

Stevens brothers plan Fremont Street expansion

Industry Article

Las Vegas AP reporter moves on to be news editor for Hawaii

March 26, 2012 7:36 PM by Ray Poirier

Oskar Garcia, who for the past four years has served as the Associated Press representative in Las Vegas, is moving on as the news editor for Hawaii and the Pacific Rim.

The AP announcement was made by Traci Carl, regional editor for the West.

Garcia, 30, who studied journalism at the University of California, Santa Barbara, covered all gaming activities during his Las Vegas stint, from the growth of poker to the financial problems incurred by the casinos during the recent recession.

Based in Honolulu, Garcia will oversee Hawaii’s staff and statewide coverage, as well as Guam, American Samoa and Saipan.

More Casino Industry Articles

 

Casino Industry

Will sports books start online video game competitions?ONLINE GAMERS IN SPORTS BOOKS

Does eSports have a future in Las Vegas sportsbooks? 

The answer: a definite maybe but probably not in the next few years with one possible exception, according to my informal survey of sportsbook officials who made it clear they were not necessarily speaking for top officials.

READ MORE

Best Bites by Marco D'Angelo

Race Day Las Vegas Ralph Siraco www.bonus-casino-en-ligne.info

Pay-per-Head football

Cannery April Showers of Cash Smokin hot Mesquite Days BBQ Casablanca

Global Gaming Expo 2015 G2E www.bonus-casino-en-ligne.info

Pay-per-Head Maximum Profits