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Challenges In Saskatchewan

August 8, 2013:

The Regina Leader-Post has run an article outlining the challenges that the Saskatchewan harness racing industry is facing, particularly at West Meadows Raceway in Regina and at the Yorkton Exhibition to the northeast....read on

No 2013 Racing At West Meadows

June 26, 2013:

On Wednesday, West Meadows Raceway President Jane Grainger announced that the Regina-area track will not host live harness racing in 2013....read on

Fight For HMA Continues

May 10, 2013:

Concerned Davidson standardbred trainer Gary Schmiedge recently presented Arm River-Watrous MLA Greg Brkich’s constituency office with a petition signed by local residents requesting the Saskatchewan ...read on

Help West Meadows Raceway

April 14, 2013:

As West Meadows Raceway continues to meet with members of the Saskatchewan government in an effort to gain Home Market Area status in Regina and continue live harness racing, the track is asking supporters to reach out to Members of the Legislative Assembly....read on

Can West Meadows Be Saved?

March 6, 2013:

"Everybody in the industry that we've talked to here understands that it just doesn't seem right that commissions and revenues from horse racing wagers that take place in Regina wouldn't go towards supporting the live racing track in Regina."...read on

SLGA Comments On HMA Decision

March 3, 2013:

Following the announcement last week that the Saskatchewan Liquor & Gaming Authority (SLGA) has denied West Meadows Raceway's request for Home Market Area status in Regina threatening the track's future operations, a spokesperson for the crown corporation has commented on the decision....read on

West Meadows To Close?

February 26, 2013:

The Minister responsible for horse racing in Saskatchewan, the Honourable Donna Harpauer, advised the West Meadows Raceway board of directors today that all revenues generated from horse racing in the form of teletheatres and telephone account betting in the province would be allotted to Prairieland Park in Saskatoon....read on

Plenty Of News Coming Out Of Sask.

November 28, 2012:

An abundance of standardbred racing news items has come out of Saskatchewan in the past few days, from Home Market Area news, to 2013 race-date talk, to AGM outcomes, and to 2012 award winners....read on

WMR Organizers Thrilled With First Meet

October 12, 2011:

"I think it was very well received by the community and it's too bad we couldn't keep it going a little longer. We had great crowds, a lot of wagers. I think it all exceeded our expectations."...read on

West Meadows Produces Another Record Handle

October 3, 2011:

This past weekend, West Meadows Raceway, Regina's newest entertainment venue, hosted the third of the four live race dates it was granted for the 2011 racing season...read on

LeDrew Getting The Word Out

September 27, 2011:

It is now half-way through the track's inaugural meet, but officials with the newly-opened West Meadows Raceway have gotten word about the Regina half-miler out...read on


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