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Pro-Racino Motion Coming In Sudbury

May 12, 2014:

It is expected that at council meeting on Tuesday, May 13, Sudbury Councillor Claude Berthiaume will introduce a Notice of Motion, which calls for local casino gaming to only be conducted at Sudbury Downs....read on

Noble On Sudbury Negotiations

May 8, 2014:

Standardbred racing participants in the Sudbury area are growing more impatient with the uncertainty of the 2014 season of live racing at Sudbury Downs. Track officials applied for a May 24 start date at the track, and with that date looming and no deal in place, local horsepeople are beginning to speak out....read on

Profile On Whelan, SARP Cancellation

May 1, 2014:

Horseman and training centre operator Jim Whelan has been profiled in an article that examines just some of the fallout from the cancellation of the Slots-at-Racetracks program....read on

Snobelen Responds To Pettapiece

April 30, 2014:

Ontario Horse Racing's John Snobelen has issued a statement in response to MPP Randy Pettapiece's request for clarification on breeder support from Premier Kathleen Wynne....read on

Sudbury Still In Limbo

April 30, 2014:

Officials from Sudbury Downs, the Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corp. and the Northern Horsemen’s Association have provided comments regarding live racing at Sudbury Downs and possible revenue streams for the provincial racing industry....read on

Pettapiece: Breeders Want Answers

April 29, 2014:

In an open letter issued Tuesday to Premier Kathleen Wynne, MPP Randy Pettapiece urged the province's Premier to explain why it appears that Standardbred breeders are the only group excluded by the announced government support programs....read on

OLG Status Update Regarding Integration

April 25, 2014:

On Friday, April 25, the Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation issued an update in regard to the status of the Ontario horse racing industry’s integration into the provincial gaming strategy....read on

Bodkin On Sudbury Negotiations

April 22, 2014:

Northern Horsemen's Association President Bob Bodkin has commented in regard to the 2014 season of racing at Sudbury Downs....read on

Frustration After Sudbury Meeting

April 21, 2014:

It has been reported that northern Ontario horsepeople that met with representatives from Sudbury Downs on Saturday (April 19) came out of the talks disappointed....read on

Deal Close For Sudbury Dates?

April 18, 2014:

Reports from Northern Ontario indicate that a meeting set for Saturday could bring the 2014 harness racing season at Sudbury Downs one step closer to reality....read on

Eaves Discusses ‘Historical Racing’

April 16, 2014:

"Thankfully, a lot of people, including the panel and [Ontario Horse Racing] more recently, are still talking about [‘Historical Racing’] being one of the products that could be an important piece of expanding the product mix and generating new revenue."...read on

Kawartha Downs Not Done Yet

April 16, 2014:

When the Ontario Racing Commission issued race dates for 2014 earlier this month, one track that raced in 2013 was not on this year's list: Kawartha Downs....read on

Bain’s Update On Date Negotiations

April 10, 2014:

Tom Bain of the Lakeshore Horse Raceway Group has offered comments regarding 2014 race date negotiations with Ontario Horse Racing....read on

Eaves Opens Up

April 9, 2014:

Woodbine Entertainment Group President and CEO Nick Eaves has opened up in regard to the cancellation of the Slots-at-Racetracks program, the Province’s new funding agreement, and the future of the Ontario horse racing industry....read on

OHRIA Wants Integration Discussion

April 4, 2014:

On Friday, April 4, the Ontario Horse Racing Industry Association issued a press release stating that the future of the provincial horse racing industry beyond the recently announced five-year plan hinges on racing’s integration into the OLG gaming modernization plans....read on


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