November 16, 2005

Pinnacle Entertainment Inc. held a groundbreaking ceremony last week for the $375 million RiverCity Casino and Hotel in the south St. Louis County city of Lemay, Mo. The project includes construction of a 100-room hotel, a full-service spa, a casino with 3,000 slots and an entertainment complex. The casino will open in 2008. Pinnacle's $400 million casino project in downtown St. Louis also is under construction, due to open in late 2007.