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State Grants 44 Standardbred Race Dates for 2019

The licensee is allocated the following Standardbred horse racing dates in 2019 on which live horse racing shall be conducted by the licensee during the term of its 2019 Race Meeting License: A total of 44 Standardbred race dates, from Read More …

Passing of Joe Black, Sr.

Joe Edward Black, Sr. of Pinckney, Michigan passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his family on October 27, 2018 at the age of 82 years. Joe was born in Lawrenceburg, TN on November 18, 1935 to William and Mary Read More …

USTA District 2 – Michigan and Indiana Annual Meeting

You recently received your USTA District Meeting notice.  Michigan and Indiana makeup USTA District 2, and we try to alternate the district meeting location every other year to give members from each state an opportunity to attend.  This year the Read More …

Passing of Keith Hough

Keith Emery Hough 64 of Allegan Michigan passed away peacefully with his family by his side at spectrum health in Grand Rapids Tuesday evening shortly after the 6 o’clock hour. The son of Clarence (Bud) And Barbara (Bartz) Hough. Keith Read More …

Passing of Guy Cole

Guy Cole, age 62 passed away Saturday, September 29th 2018. Guy was an ambitious man from the start. A very accomplished runner for both Northville High school and Eastern Michigan, Guy set several records on the track, some taking almost Read More …

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