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Bryan Horwath

Gaming reporter

Bryan came to the Las Vegas Sun from Wichita, Kan., where he worked as a reporter for the Wichita Eagle and the Wichita Business Journal. After growing up in western Wisconsin and graduating from the University of Wisconsin-Stout, Bryan got his first full-time reporting job in 2007 and worked for a handful of newspapers in the Midwest for the next decade. He also holds a master’s degree in mass communication from South Dakota State University.

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Hearing over cannabis licenses likely to extend into August
Thursday, July 18, 2019
A hearing over an injunction to stop the state’s retail marijuana licensing process recessed for the week today and may not pick up again until August. Three witnesses involved in the injunction lawsuit brought against the ...
Marijuana official describes 'very real damages' during cannabis licensing hearing
Monday, July 15, 2019
A marijuana industry executive testified Monday that his company is losing up to $1.5 million per month because of a cannabis license injunction hearing that could go into August ...
In testimony, ex-tax department boss defends cannabis-licensing practices
Thursday, July 11, 2019
The former director of the Nevada Department of Taxation on Thursday defended the division’s process for selecting recipients of retail cannabis licenses in 2018 ...
Testimony in cannabis licensing case turns to application wording
Wednesday, July 10, 2019
A Nevada regulator said it would have been a mistake if the state failed to properly instill a voter mandate into a licensing process for retail marijuana businesses ...
After California quakes, Las Vegas homeowners wonder if they're underinsured
Wednesday, July 10, 2019
While no major damage has been reported in the Las Vegas area from the recent seismic jolts, many residents felt the activity and were unnerved. Nevada has had 76 ...
Man wins nearly $1.5 million jackpot playing Three Card Poker
Tuesday, July 9, 2019
A guest at Caesars Palace won a nearly $1.5 million jackpot Monday while playing Three Card Poker. The man won $1.46 million after being dealt ...
Las Vegas home prices called 'surprisingly stable' after June bump
Tuesday, July 9, 2019
Local home prices are trending up. The median price for a home sold in Southern Nevada in June was $304,000, up just slightly from May, according to a report released today by the Greater Las Vegas Association of Realtors. The figure, which is up nearly 5% from June 2018, represents ...
Las Vegas center continues founder’s vision for problem gambling treatment
Monday, July 8, 2019
Last month, the Dr. Robert Hunter International Problem Gaming Center hosted an event to announce the rebranding of the nonprofit organization, formerly known simply as ...
Free museum admission for Bank of America cardholders
Friday, July 5, 2019
For those looking to explore some Las Vegas museums on the cheap this weekend, Bank of America is offering some options. As part of its Museums on Us program, the bank is offering ...
Las Vegas home resale prices stagnant; rental rates up
Thursday, July 4, 2019
Las Vegas home values aren’t appreciating like they have been in recent years, and a reversal doesn’t seem to be on the horizon. Southern Nevada ranks ...