Station Casinos announced this morning it swung to a loss in the third quarter as the slowing economy took its toll on the largest operator of suburban casinos in Las Vegas. The locals casino company reported a loss of USD 23.4 million for the quarter ending Sept. 30. That compares to income of USD 3.7 million for the third quarter in 2007. Net revenues dropped 10 percent from last year to USD 317 million. Station’s earnings, before certain expenses, fell 13 percent in the third quarter to USD 108.7 million.