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Emerald Downs stall applications due Jan. 18

The stables at Emerald Downs officially open Feb. 1, beginning the winter training season at the Auburn track.  - Reporter file photo
The stables at Emerald Downs officially open Feb. 1, beginning the winter training season at the Auburn track.
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Emerald Downs Director of Racing Bret Anderson reminds horsemen that stall applications for the 2013 meet close Friday, Jan. 18.

The stable area opens Friday, Feb. 1, and Track Superintendent Wayne Damron said the track would be open for training from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. daily.

Track officials said dates for the 2013 season, which are expected to be approved next month, will be similar to the 81-day 2012 meet that ran mid-April through September.

Stall applications are available online at emeralddowns.com.

Stall applications and stall eligibility information, along with a comprehensive fact sheet addressing the adjusted L&I rules, can be downloaded online.

Anderson also can be contacted at 253-288-7751.

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