Old Casino Queen maybe use to haul cargo

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(KPLR) - The old 'Casino Queen' getting a new lease in life. The boat may be used as a cargo barge.

The St. Louis Post-Dispatch is reporting the old 'Casino Queen' is now heading to Kentucky.

It's new owner may use it to transport large stacks of shipping containers.

The vessel housed gambling on the East St. Louis Riverfront from 1992 through 2007.