Casino reopens after repairs from storm damage

By The Associated Press

NATCHEZ — The Isle of Capri Casino in Natchez is back in business after being temporarily closed to repair damage from a weekend storm.

Isle spokeswoman Jill Alexander says the damage was sustained Friday night during a severe thunderstorm. The casino reopened Tuesday night.

Alexander says the boat was hit with high wind, causing damage to the entry ramps as well as the backup generator.

The Isle of Capri Hotel remained open.

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