Ellis Park http://wkms.org en N. Y. Company Buys Interest in Ellis Park http://wkms.org/post/n-y-company-buys-interest-ellis-park <p>The <font color="red">Kentucky</font> Horse Racing Commission has approved a bid from Saratoga Harness Racing Inc. to purchase a minority interest in Ellis Park.</p><p>The Gleaner reports Saratoga, which owns Saratoga Casino and Raceway in Saratoga Springs, N.Y., will pay $4 million in the deal that calls for a 30-percent ownership stake and oversight of all activities at the track, including the newly installed instant racing machines. Wed, 19 Sep 2012 20:06:09 +0000 The Associated Press 22290 at http://wkms.org N. Y. Company Buys Interest in Ellis Park Afternoon Round-Up 8/15/12 http://wkms.org/post/afternoon-round-81512 <p><strong>Today on NPR: </strong><a href="http://www.npr.org/2012/08/14/158778052/tammy-smith-first-openly-gay-u-s-general">Tammy Smith: The First Openly Gay U.S. General</a></p><p> Wed, 15 Aug 2012 21:43:11 +0000 Rose Krzton-Presson 20831 at http://wkms.org Afternoon Round-Up 8/15/12 NY Horse Track Looks to Invest in Ellis Park http://wkms.org/post/ny-horse-track-looks-invest-ellis-park <p>A New York-based horse racing park wants to invest in Henderson&rsquo;s Ellis Park. Horse racing industry magazine Blood-Horse reports Saratoga Raceway and Casino, of Saratoga Springs, has filed an investment request with the Kentucky Horse Racing Commission. Investment details haven&rsquo;t been released. Wed, 15 Aug 2012 17:13:07 +0000 Angela Hatton 20807 at http://wkms.org NY Horse Track Looks to Invest in Ellis Park