After 46 Years Voice of Fairmount Park Goes SilentThe Fairmount Park announcer plans to retire at the end of the season, which runs through Sept. 5.
Fairmount Park Horse Owners and Trainers File Suit Against Horsemen's AssociationThe suit seeks the ouster of president John Wainwright and executive director Lanny Brooks.
TIAM Sunday June 7Triple Crown, Pedal the Cause, Spy and The Original Knights of Swing
Casino Group to Buy Fairmount Park Pending Approval of SlotsCasino Queen owners plan to purchase Fairmount Park, if Illinois lawmakers pass a gambling expansion at horse racing venues in the state.
Gambling Experts Set to Testify on Potential Chicago CasinoProposals to expand Illinois gambling have recently resurfaced as legislators prepare to adjourn at the end of the month.
Fairmount Park Waiting on Green Light for Slot MachinesTuesday marks 90 years of horse racing at Fairmount Park. But still looming over the track is whether other forms of gaming will be allowed.
Police: Woman Sexually Assaulted, Set on Fire in ParkWichita police say a woman was sexually assaulted, hit on the head, and set on fire Monday night in Fairmount Park.
Update On Video Gaming Bill In IllinoisSponsor of legislation that could affect future of Fairmount Park in Collinsville says 2 factors are key.
Sports On a Sunday: Kevin Demoff, Brian Zander, John Mozeliak, Dan McLaughlinSt. Louis Rams COO Kevin Demoff joined Sports On a Sunday discussing Michael Sam being left off the 53 man roster, the lease situation and the season opener next weekend against Minnesota. Brian Zander, President of Fairmount Park joined Sports On a Sunday discussing the latest at the Illinois race track and what to expect for the remainder of the year. St. Louis Cardinals GM John Mozeliak joined Sports On a Sunday, discussing Justin Masterson's struggles and Marco Gonzales's first career win against the Cubs.
Future for Fairmount Park, Slot Machines UnsureIllinois State Representative Bob Rita tells KMOX's Charlie Brennan that Fairmount officials have told him their survival depends on getting slot machines.
Fairmount's Future In DoubtLast week, the Illinois legislature ended its session without approving Fairmount's plea to add slots.
Ill. Gambling Expansion Bill on Hold Until Fall The sponsor of a gaming bill that would allow slot machines at horse racing tracks says he won't call it for a vote before Saturday's end of session.