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Turfway Park increases purse sizes

Turfway Park. File photo Turfway Park. File photo
FLORENCE, KY (FOX19) -

Turfway Park is increasing purses for allowance and maiden special weight races through the end of the current meet, the race track announced Wednesday.

Turfway Park will have live horse racing every Friday and Saturdayin March to close out the current meet schedule.

"Anything we can do to makeracing more lucrative at Turfway is positive," Turfway Park General Manager Chip Bach said "This decision helps mitigate the impact the winter had onour horsemen. We believe this added incentive will increase interest in therace days remaining this meet."

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