GAMECO TO BUY BLACK HAWK GAMING

April 28, 2001 7:47 PM
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Colorado-based Blackhawk Gaming has agreed to be purchased by Gameco, Inc. for $12 per share, in cash, for each share not owned by Jeffrey Jacobs, CEO for Blackhawk Gaming.

Black Hawk owns and operates hotel-casinos in Colorado and Reno. Gameco is controlled by Jacobs, who previously proposed a purchase of $11 per share.