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Update On Truro Raceway

March 26, 2018:

Truro Raceway officially began a period of transition last month when it made moves to separate its operations from those of the Nova Scotia Provincial Exhibition Commission. On Monday (March 26), raceway officials commented on the progress that has been made, including the introduction of a board of directors....read on

Officials: Changes Coming At Truro

January 4, 2018:

It has been reported that plans are in the works which call for Truro Raceway to be separated from the Nova Scotia Provincial Exhibition Commission....read on

Positive Wagering News From Truro

March 29, 2017:

Nova Scotia Provincial Exhibition Commission General Manager Joe Nicholson has reported some promising news in regard to wagering at Truro Raceway....read on

Ex-Truro GM Running For Mayor

July 18, 2016:

The name Raymond Tynes may not immediately ring a bell with many in the Standardbred racing industry. Although, horsepeople that recently endured some turbulent years at Truro Raceway have probably heard of the local councillor who is now looking to become Truro’s next mayor....read on

Rath Comments On New Board

June 29, 2015:

“I lived here forever and I recognize what it (the Exhibition) did for us, even as we went through the Somebeachsomewhere days. If the track wasn’t there, we wouldn’t have Somebeachsomewhere.”...read on

NS Government Announces New Board

June 26, 2015:

On Friday, June 26, the Nova Scotia Government announced the make up of the Nova Scotia Provincial Exhibition Commission’s new Board, which will overseas live racing operations at Truro Raceway....read on

Report Critical Of Former Board

May 19, 2015:

It has been reported that a recently-completed operational review of the Nova Scotia Provincial Exhibition Commission found that ‘meddling’ and ‘poor planning’ by the former board were key factors in the precarious financial position that the organization had found itself in recent years....read on

NSPE Board To Be Replaced

February 14, 2014:

It has been reported that Nova Scotia Agriculture Minister Keith Colwell will be replacing the Board of the Nova Scotia Provincial Exhibition Commission with a three-member interim Board....read on

Mayor Mills On Truro Situation

February 12, 2014:

Truro Mayor Bill Mills has offered comments in regard to the situation surrounding the Nova Scotia Provincial Exhibition, which is home to Truro Raceway....read on

NPSE, Colwell To Meet Wednesday

February 11, 2014:

It has been reported that the Board of the Nova Scotia Provincial Exhibition Commission is scheduled to meet with Nova Scotia Agriculture Minister Keith Colwell on Wednesday (Feb. 12)....read on

Kennedy, Taylor On NPSE Situation

February 7, 2014:

Nova Scotia Provincial Exhibition Commission Chairman Bruce Kennedy and Colchester County Mayor Bob Taylor have provided more feedback regarding the situation which has seen the Nova Scotia Farm Loan Board call its loan to the NPSE Commission and thus take possession of the commission’s properties and assets, which includes Truro Raceway....read on

Kennedy On NPSE Situation

February 6, 2014:

Nova Scotia Provincial Exhibition Commission Chairman Bruce Kennedy has gone on the record as saying that he hopes operations at the exhibition, which includes Truro Raceway, will continue as normal, for now....read on

Truro Council Okays Loan For NSPEC

November 7, 2013:

It has been reported that Truro Town Council has approved a $24,000 loan that will help the Nova Scotia Provincial Exhibition Commission continue to host live harness racing at Truro Raceway until December 6....read on

Article Profiles Truro Troubles

August 22, 2013:

The Chronicle Herald has run a story which states that the not-for-profit Nova Scotia Provincial Exhibition Commission that operates Truro Raceway is $1.1-million in debt and is on 'a collision course with bankruptcy.'...read on

Andrews Comment On Truro Situation

July 12, 2013:

Meridian Farms owner Bill Andrew and Meridian Farms East operator Brian Andrew have spoken out in light of the announcement from the Nova Scotia Provincial Exhibition Commission that live racing and simulcasting at Truro Raceway will be discontinued after Sunday, July 14....read on


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