29 June 2006

June 29th Headlines

Horse racing enthusiasm can actually happen. You wouldn't know it in Canada though:


New Chair announced for OLGC

Casino construction in Calgary begins


Niagara New York Casino expects to gain because of Ontario smoking ban.

Woodstock getting a casino? Not according to mayor.

Horse thieves found guilty of stealing Fort Erie trainer's(Mike Newell) horses.

Lotto Quebec signs deal with Bally Technologies

Shortage of harness horses in Ontario causes cancellations.

Standardbred owners of Ontario enhanced website.
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27 June 2006

July 27th Headlines


Do you think Queen's Plate winning jockey Emile Ramsammy dyes his hair?

Smoking Ban hurting Windsor's Bingo halls.


Plate handle down 14%; no Royal representative for first time since Woodbine opened in 1956 because of clerk strike.


Woodbine Pick-Seven carryover up to $79,450 for Wednesday.

Tioga VLTs open Wednesday

Ohio still fighting for fall slots referundum

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20 June 2006

Headlines For Jun 20th

CMPA Looking For Bettors Opinions Simple, cut the take-outs and try to attract more gamblers by doing so. Also, set up a Canadian hub for exchange betting, where the racetracks get the profits.

Wednesday Pick 7 carryover for Woodbine thoroughbreds is up to $27,685

Horse passes 11 in stretch to win sprint in Japan:

Hat tip Equidaily

Flamboro increasing purses by 5%


River City Group publishes 296 page report on 97 publicly listed gambling companies.