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LEBANON, OH (FOX19) -
It was supposed to be grand opening night for
horse racing at the new racino in Lebanon, but things didn't exactly go as
About 15 minutes before the first race, the
power went out.
Everyone waited and waited to hoping to see
some action on the tracks but they'll have to wait one more day. Maintenance
crews tried to use backup generators to turn on the lights but that didn't
work. Guests couldn't even place bets because the machines were down.
The majority of the power did come back on
just before 8 p.m. However, in the end, racino officials say they didn't want to
risk another outage especially with horses and drivers on the track.
Officials say they don't know why the power
went out, and customers tried to be patient, but in the end many say it was a
"Not good for business but I've been out
here several times and this is the third time that the power has gone down and
it's always on a Friday night so don't come on a Friday night," said
racino guest Mike West.
Racino officials say all the bets will be
refunded or they'll still be valid for when Friday's card runs next Wednesday.
"We didn't foresee anything like this of
course being a possibility and that's why we have our maintenance team really
trying to find out what the core cause was," said Jeff Nelson with Miami
More than 60 days of racing are planned
through May once the first race officially kicks off.
first race is now set for Saturday evening at 6:30 and they hope to have all
the problems fixed.
Wednesday, July 23 2014 8:10 AM EDT2014-07-23 12:10:49 GMT
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State officials issued an ultimatum at East Fork State Park last month, saying swimming in the lake is at your own risk. The Ohio Department of Natural Resources found the lake to have 3,000%Full Story >
State officials issued an ultimatum at East Fork State Park last month, saying swimming in the lake is at your own risk. Full Story >