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TRJ InPrint: July: Racing revivals! Desert Park reopens, LBP revs up its game, Great Falls staffs its comeback

July 9, 2013     E-mail this page to a friend!

The news is great in TRJ territory: Handles and purses are up, once-shuttered tracks are again welcoming fans back for live racing, and the summer's less than half over! For less than the cost of a tank of gas, you can follow all the action. Get TRJ in your mailbox each month for less than $3 a month! (International postal rates add to the cost for some subscribers.) Subscribe today at

The reopening of Desert Park in Osoyoos, B.C., and the strong revival of racing at Les Bois Park in Boise, ID are features in July, joining news about the upcoming Great Falls, MT meeting after a two-year hiatus.

Race results keep you current with action from around the region:
• Assiniboia Downs, Hastings Park, and Rocky Mountain Turf Club are hosting live meets in Canada right now
• Midwestern U.S action includes the Brown County Race Meet in Aberdeen, SD; Chippewa Downs in Belcourt, ND; and Canterbury Park in MN
• Intermountain tracks include Pocatello Downs, Jerome County, and Les Bois Park in ID;the Bucking Horse Sale Racing meet in Miles City, MT; and Arapahoe Park in CO
• Northwest meets have included the Eastern Oregon Livestock Show meet in Union and at Grants Pass Downs in OR, as well as Emerald Downs in WA
• The hottest Quarter Horse action is on tap most nights at California's Los Alamitos, and we're there, too

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