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Regina Track Sues SLGA

March 23, 2014:

West Meadows Raceway Inc. (Regina) has filed a statement of claim against the Saskatchewan Liquor & Gaming Authority for government negligence, misfeasance, and favouritism....read on

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

Yorkton, West Meadows Race Date News

January 29, 2013:

Saskatchewan harness tracks have received some good news from the Saskatchewan Liquor & Gaming Authority and they are now half way to finalizing race dates for 2013....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

Saskatchewan To Drop Pari-Mutuel Tax

October 10, 2012:

On Wednesday, October 10, the Province of Saskatchewan announced that, effective March 31, 2013, it will no longer be taking the 10 per cent tax it currently collects on horse-racing wagers....read on

Saskatchewan Looks For Answers

October 8, 2012:

With a new track and a renewed interest in harness racing, horsemen in the province of Saskatchewan are now left pondering their future after losing government support effective next year....read on

West Meadows Meet Wraps Up

October 7, 2012:

The 2012 meet at West Meadows Raceway concluded on Sunday afternoon with pacers Kalahari Cajun and Red Star Egyptian taking the spotlight after winning the co-featured Open events....read on

West Meadows Hosts First Sires Stakes

September 30, 2012:

G Gs Dominator made harness racing history by winning the first Saskatchewan Sires Stakes -- and richest race in the province -- on Sunday at West Meadows Raceway....read on

‘Princesse’ Prevails In Record Time

September 23, 2012:

The track record for older pacing mares at West Meadows Raceway now belongs to Princesse Dorleans thanks to her 1:59.4 score in come-from-behind fashion on Sunday afternoon....read on


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