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Passing of Wally McIlmurray Jr

Waldo “Wally” McIlmurray Jr., age 64, passed away November 19, 2020. He was born July 19, 1956 in Detroit, Michigan, son of the late Waldo Sr.and Patricia McIlmurray . He was a talented hockey player when he was younger. He Read More …

Live Racing and Emergency Order from the State of Michigan

Horsemen, Late Sunday, Governor Whitmer held a press conference and informed viewers that the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) had put in place a new Masks and Gatherings order aimed at stopping the spread of covid19. Included in the list of Read More …

A Note from the USTA on the Horseracing Integrity and Safety Act

VOICE YOUR OPPOSITION TO S. 4547 – HISA Please help support the Michigan harness racing industry by contacting our two U.S. Senators from Michigan, Debbie Stabenow (member of Agriculture Committee) and Gary Peters, to voice your opposition to the federal Read More …

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