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Flathead County done with live horse racing


November 3, 2006     E-mail this page to a friend!

The news is out word from Flathead County Fair Commissioners in Kalispell, Montana is that they will not revive live horse racing in the future.

Fair commissioners unanimously decided against live racing at their meeting October 12.

The track was dark this past season, and although there was a reported drop in attendance of 7,000, the commissioners say revenue was up and costs were lower.

Commissioners voted not to request live race dates for the 2007 season.