Bidder Ira Lubert is a partner in Rivers Casino Pittsburgh.

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania has again found a taker for a mini-casino, auctioning a license for $10 million to a Philadelphia-area private equity investor who could build it near Penn State University’s flagship campus.

Ira Lubert beat one other bidder, the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board said after Wednesday’s auction.

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Lubert helped open Valley Forge Casino Resort before selling it and is a partner in Rivers Casino Pittsburgh.

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He doesn’t have to name an exact location until he submits formal paperwork, required within six months.

But, the State College area is in the 15-mile radius area in which he said he’ll locate it. A possible candidate is the Nittany Mall, just outside State College.

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