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Horse Racing N.B. Sues Province

August 5, 2014:

Horse Racing New Brunswick announced today that it has launched a lawsuit against the Province of New Brunswick for breach of contract....read on

Purse Drop For Delaware Runners

August 5, 2014:

It has been reported that officials with the Thoroughbred raceway Delaware Park have decided to cut purses for the first time since slot machine gaming was introduced in 1995....read on

NB Wants Provincial Help

August 5, 2014:

The well documented struggles of the New Brunswick harness racing industry hit the mainstream press once again this past weekend....read on

Sudbury Discussed In Legislature

July 25, 2014:

On Thursday, July 25, during the last sitting of the Ontario Legislature before its summer recess, Nickel Belt New Democratic Party MPP France Gelinas demanded that the provincial government include a key stipulation in the Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corp.’s Request for Proposals for gaming companies that could potentially operate in the northern Ontario region....read on

Industry Info Session Coverage

July 24, 2014:

On Thursday afternoon, Trot Insider provided live coverage from the Ontario Horse Racing Industry Information Meeting Session which took place at the Country Heritage Park outside Milton, Ont....read on

Industry Meeting Set For Thursday

July 18, 2014:

On today's edition of Trot Radio we speak to John Snobelen for more information regarding next Thursday's Industry Information Session in Milton, Ont. and get an update on what's happening behind the scenes with Ontario Horse Racing....read on

Codey: NJ Racing Should Be Included

July 8, 2014:

Recent comments by New Jersey Governor Chris Christie and by state Senate President Stephen Sweeney have given momentum to the idea of casinos being built in North Jersey – quite possibly the Meadowlands....read on

OLG Hanover Opens New Gaming Floor

July 5, 2014:

OLG Slots at Hanover Raceway unveiled a new and improved look by welcoming customers to a refreshed and updated gaming floor in an official ribbon cutting ceremony on Friday, July 4....read on

Sudbury Downs Cancels ORC licence

July 4, 2014:

In accordance with Section 25 of the Racing Commission Act, 2000, the Director of the Ontario Racing Commission (ORC) has conditionally cancelled Sudbury Downs’ ORC licence effective June 30, 2014 at 11:59 p.m....read on

Dayton Raceway Gearing Up

June 30, 2014:

On Monday, June 30, officials with Penn National Gaming, Inc. issued a release stating that Hollywood Gaming at Dayton Raceway will open its doors to the public in Ohio on Thursday, August 28, pending final regulatory approval....read on

Alarm Bells After UNY Racino Proposal

June 30, 2014:

It has been reported that a proposal has been made which would see a racino featuring harness racing and VLTs come to the upstate New York border town of Alexandria. News of the proposal has some in Gananoque, Ont. worried even more for the future and viability of OLG Casino Thousand Islands....read on

Update: Five-Year Deal For Leamington

June 30, 2014:

Trot Insider has learned that a five-year deal for live harness racing at Leamington Raceway has been finalized....read on

'Jug' Gets $150,000 Purse Increase

June 26, 2014:

It was announced on Thursday that the 2014 Little Brown Jug would receive a susbstanial purse increase to raise the total purse of the historic race to over $600,000....read on

Reports: Deals For Hiawatha, KD

June 26, 2014:

Although there has yet to be official announcement from the Ontario Government, key players surrounding live Standardbred racing at Sarnia’s Hiawatha Horse Park and Kawartha Downs in the Peterborough area have stated that live horse racing will be staying at the respective tracks for at least the next five years....read on

Leal Named Ag Minister

June 25, 2014:

The Ontario Horse Racing Association has issued a release stating that it is pleased with the announcement that Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne has named Jeff Leal as Minister of Agriculture and Food, taking over those duties from Wynne....read on


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