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Haskell Pleads Guilty In Superior Court

November 21, 2016:

On Monday, November 21 in Ontario Superior Court, horseman Chris Haskell pleaded guilty charges to fraud and attempted fraud over $5,000 in relation to incidents in 2010 at the now-shuttered Windsor Raceway....read on

Fire Burns Windsor Raceway

July 1, 2015:

Multiple reports indicate that an early morning fire that engulfed the remains of Windsor Raceway has been left to burn under supervision....read on

Joyride From Windsor Demo Site

June 30, 2015:

From a distance it had appeared as though the demolition of the former Windsor Raceway was going as planned. Published reports did not indicate that anything out of the ordinary was occurring throughout the process. Well, that all changed this past weekend....read on

Windsor Demolition Update

June 17, 2015:

Demolition of Windsor Raceway is still underway after having been initiated in late April. New photos of the progress have emerged and are available here....read on

Windsor Grandstand Demo Underway

June 2, 2015:

Monday, June 1 marked a sad day for harness racing fans in the Windsor, Ont. area, as demolition of Windsor Raceway’s grandstand got underway....read on

Windsor Demolition Underway

April 28, 2015:

It has been reported that demolition at the defunct Windsor Raceway is ongoing, and that the main grandstand building, which also housed a restaurant, slot machines and mutuel locations, could be the next building to be torn down....read on

Appeals Court Finds Riesberry Guilty

October 30, 2014:

The Ontario Court of Appeal released a decision this week which states that Standardbred trainer Derek Riesberry has been found guilty of fraud....read on

Leamington Meet Discussion On Radio

August 28, 2014:

Trot Insider has learned that the Lakeshore Horse Racing Association’s upcoming meet of live racing at Leamington Raceway will be a topic of discussion this Saturday (August 30) on mainstream radio....read on

Windsor Raceway Items Auctioned Off

November 14, 2013:

A two-day auction of items from the now-defunct Windsor Raceway culminated Wednesday, November 13 with buyers walking away with scores of items from the harness track. It has been reported that some of the items purchased are now earmarked for the Lakeshore Horse Raceway Association....read on

Winrac Standing Pat With Building, Land

November 12, 2013:

Winrac Development President Pat Soulliere has been quoted as saying that the company currently has no plans to sell Windsor Raceway or the land it sits on....read on

Hatfield: Bring Slots Back To WR

September 23, 2013:

On Monday, September 23 in the Ontario Legislature, Windsor-Tecumseh NDP MPP Percy Hatfield asked Premier Kathleen Wynne to release the revenue numbers for Caesars Windsor and to bring slot-machine gaming back to the now-defunct Windsor Raceway....read on

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

Ont. Fans Flocking To Hazel Park

June 5, 2013:

The CBC has reported that Canadian fans of live harness racing have been making the trip across the border to Hazel Park in Michigan to catch live racing since the closure of Windsor Raceway....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

Could Windsor Race Again?

May 25, 2013:

Reports out of Windsor indicate that the owners of the now-shuttered Windsor Raceway are not necessarily counting out racing again at the Essex County five-eighths mile oval....read on


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