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February 10, 2024 – The House Always Wins – America’s Gambling Explosion

February 10, 2024 Jim Maher & Gayle Knutson Season 5 Episode 9
River Radio
February 10, 2024 – The House Always Wins – America’s Gambling Explosion
Show Notes

Hosts Gayle Knutson and Jim Maher talk to, Dr. Timothy Fong, Clinical Professor of Psychiatry and co-director of the UCLA Gambling Studies Program (5:00); and Brianne Doura-Schawohl, consultant and lobbyist on responsible gambling strategies (26:00). Also included is an update on local news (47:50). Matt Quast is technical director.

Dr. Timothy Fong, UCLA Gambling Studies Program 

Brianne Doura-Schawohl, Doura-Schawohl Consulting


Government Links:
City of Marine on St. Croix

City of Scandia

May Township

Washington County


Gambling Help Links
1-800-Gambler (for those with addiction issues)

Minnesota Alliance on Problem Gambling

Wisconsin Council on Problem Gambling

UCLA Gambling Studies Program


Gambling broadcast pieces
“60 Minutes” Gambling segment from Feb. 4, 2024

ESPN Outside the Lines


Business/Organization Links:
Marine Community Library

Marine Mills Folk School

Elim Lutheran Church – Scandia

Christ Lutheran Church - Marine