Downtown Las Vegas casinos gains were up 8.1 percent for the month.
Reno casinos earned less this October than last, down 12.3 percent after bringing in $45.8 million. Overall, Washoe County casinos were down 9.3 percent .
South Lake Tahoe casinos brought in in $15.7 million, up 4 percent for October.
According to state officials, they collected more than $65 million in taxes based on casino winnings in October. That’s an 8.6 percent increase from last year.