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Failed Track Deal Could Hurt KY County

January 26, 2017:

It has been reported that Floyd County officials in Kentucky are worried that a failed deal between Thunder Ridge Raceway owners Appalachian Racing Inc. and Keeneland could bankrupt the county....read on

KY Committee Passes Tax-Break Bill

February 11, 2016:

On Wednesday, February 10 in Kentucky, the House Agriculture and Small Business Committee voted in favour of a piece of legislation that calls for taxes on agricultural items related to the horse racing industry to be eased....read on

Kentucky Commission Chair Steps Down

December 1, 2015:

Kentucky Horse Racing Commission Chairman Robert ‘Bob’ Beck announced today that he will step down from his post effective December 7, 2015....read on

Red Mile’s 2016 Race Dates Finalized

October 27, 2015:

The Kentucky Horse Racing Commission met Monday (October 26) and approved a traditional schedule of racing for the Red Mile for 2016....read on

Red Mile Instant Racing Opens

September 14, 2015:

Officials with the Red Mile characterized the opening of the track’s Instant Racing facility this past Saturday (September 12) as a soft opening, but have stated that the first day of operation went well....read on

Keeneland-Red Mile: Simulcast Partners

May 5, 2015:

Keeneland Race Course has filed a request with the state's Horse Racing Commission to move its simulcasting to The Red Mile. There has been no Thoroughbred simulcasting at The Red Mile since the late 1990s, when ownership sold the Thoroughbred rights to Keeneland for $4 million....read on

Commission Passes Lasix Proposal In KY

March 24, 2015:

On Monday, March 23, the Kentucky Horse Racing Commission voted 8-4 in favour of allowing racetracks in the state to card races in which participating horses will not be allowed to be given race-day anti-bleeding medications....read on

KY To Drop Pari-Mutuel Tax For ‘Cup’

March 18, 2015:

It has been reported that a Kentucky bill that calls for the exemption of the pari-mutuel tax on wagering on live races during the two-day Breeders’ Cup at Keeneland this October has been signed into law by Governor Steve Beshear....read on

KY Ethics Bill Moves To Full Senate

February 27, 2015:

Earlier this week, the Senate State & Local Government Committee in Kentucky passed a bill that calls for members of the Kentucky Horse Racing Commission to adhere to the state’s executive ethics code, which also applies to members of similar state boards....read on

Multiple Racing/Gaming Bills In KY

February 25, 2015:

There are currently a handful of horse racing-related bills in Kentucky that are of interest to those in the industry, and a story by The Courier-Journal gives an overview of each of them....read on

KY Senate Passes Lottery-Game Bill

February 13, 2015:

On Friday, February 13, the Kentucky Senate approved Senate Bill 74 – a piece of legislation that calls for the alteration of existing state lottery laws to allow a ‘shared lottery game’ – by a vote of 20-10....read on

KY Committee Passes Lottery-Game Bill

February 10, 2015:

On Tuesday, February 10, Kentucky’s Senate Licensing, Occupations and Administrative Regulations committee passed SB74 – a bill that calls for the alteration of existing state lottery laws to allow a ‘shared lottery game’ – with unanimous approval....read on

EquiLottery Official To Address Senate

February 9, 2015:

Officials with EquiLottery have announced that the company’s CEO, Brad Cummings, will be speaking in Kentucky on Tuesday, February 10 in front of the Senate Licensing, Occupations and Administrative Regulations Committee in regard to SB74, the Senate bill that calls for the alteration of existing state lottery laws to allow a ‘shared lottery game.’...read on

Horse Lottery Bill Filed In Kentucky

January 9, 2015:

It has been reported that a bill which would allow a horse racing lottery product to become legalized in the State of Kentucky was filed on Thursday, January 8....read on

Update On Thunder Ridge

December 3, 2014:

On Tuesday, December 2, the Kentucky Horse Racing Commission approved a measure which will see Keeneland take over the assets of harness racetrack Thunder Ridge Raceway and ‘move’ the track to another location where Quarter Horse racing is expected to take place....read on


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