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Windsor Raceway Up For Sale, Lease

June 7, 2013:

According to a report by The Windsor Star, Winrac Development Inc., the owners of the now-shuttered Windsor Raceway, is seeking proposals to lease or sell the facility....read on

Windsor-Essex Horseplayers Up In Arms

May 27, 2013:

It has been reported that horseplayers in Windsor-Essex are up in arms with Club Alouette, the only off-track wagering establishment in the area since Windsor Raceway shut its doors. Patrons are looking for the Ontario Racing Commission to pull the club's licence or have a public meeting conducted to address what they are claiming to be unacceptable conditions....read on

Comparing SARP To Resort Casinos

May 21, 2013:

Steve Buist of The Hamilton Spectator has written an article that compares the financial productivity of Ontario's destination casinos to the former slots-at-racetracks program. His report finds that four of the resort-casinos have lost a combined $360 million in the last six years. On the other hand, Ontario's 17 racinos and six smaller charity casinos returned $5.6 billion in profits over the last six fiscal years....read on

Province's New Hosting Fee Formula

May 21, 2013:

Ontario's Ministry of Finance has released the updated hosting-fee formula for municipalities that play host to an Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corp. gaming facility....read on

Windsor Council Supports Track Group

March 19, 2013:

On Monday, March 18, Windsor City Council voted to support the Lakeshore Raceway Group's business plan relating to its push to stabilize and grow the local standardbred horse racing industry....read on

Purses To Be Released For Track Push?

December 20, 2012:

More information has come out regarding the push to race more at Leamington Raceway in the next couple of years in order to potentially build a new track in the Greater Windsor Area....read on

New 5/8 Track For Windsor?

December 19, 2012:

With horsemen in the Windsor area dealing with the shutdown of Windsor Raceway, reports indicate plans for a new racetrack to be built in Essex county....read on

Windsor Raceway Remembered

November 19, 2012:

Horsemen, employees and fans of the now-shuttered Windsor Raceway congregated last night (Sunday, November 18) in Tecumseth at Canadian Legion Branch 594 to reflect on what was a great run at the historic five-eighths mile track....read on

Winrac Applies To Open Windsor OTB

August 28, 2012:

Winrac, the operators of the soon to be closed Windsor Raceway, have filed an application to open an off-track wagering facility in Windsor....read on

Sarnia, Windsor Stand Defiant

April 19, 2012:

It has been reported that the mayors of Windsor and Sarnia are refusing to sign the necessary paperwork which would see gaming revenue cease to flow into municipal coffers...read on

"I Don't Think The Province Has Thought This Through"

February 15, 2012:

In advance of the Ontario Government's unveiling of the Drummond Report, politicians and officials in the province's horse-racing industry have not waited to voice their utter confusion regarding how a cut to the economically-stimulating and vastly successful slots-at-racetracks program can actually help...read on

ORC Officials – How To Contact

March 8, 2011:

As part of its commitment to officiating excellence, the Ontario Racing Commission is publicizing the cell phone numbers of the panel of officials at each track...read on

OHHA, OPP, ORC Comment On Charges

November 10, 2010:

Representatives from the Ontario Provincial Police, Ontario Harness Horse Association and Ontario Racing Commission have commented on the situation regarding trainer Christopher Haskell, Cassie Nantais and Derek...read on

Putnam Mackenzie To Make Gold Series Debut

September 26, 2009:

Of the 14 freshman pacing fillies heading to Windsor Raceway on Wednesday for a pair of $40,000 Gold eliminations, five will be making their first start at the Gold Series level....read on

SC Announces 2009 Standardbred Wagering Conference

January 26, 2009:

Standardbred Canada is pleased to announce that it will host the 2009 Standardbred Wagering Conference at Caesars Windsor from...read on


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