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Rick’s Racing Roundup: Weather Gets in the Way of Opening Weekend

Rick’s Racing Roundup: Weather Gets in the Way of Opening Weekend

| April 17, 2018

The local racing season was set to get underway this weekend at Tri-City but Mother Nature had other plans.

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Rick’s Racing Roundup: Area Tracks Get Set for Racing Starting this Weekend at Tri-City Raceway

Rick’s Racing Roundup: Area Tracks Get Set for Racing Starting this Weekend at Tri-City Raceway

| April 10, 2018

It’s been a long cold winter, but with warmer temps forecasted for this weekend, Tri-City Raceway will try to get the Western Pennsylvania racing season started Saturday.

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Cranberry Mall Race Car Show Photos

Cranberry Mall Race Car Show Photos

| March 19, 2018

Scenes from the Cranberry Mall Race Car Show held March 16 through March 18 at the Cranberry Mall.

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Rick’s Racing Roundup: Hummingbird Speedway Closes Season on High Note

Rick’s Racing Roundup: Hummingbird Speedway Closes Season on High Note

| September 26, 2017

It felt more like midsummer than fall as unseasonably warm weather welcomed fans and racers this past weekend.

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Rick’s Racing Roundup: DuBois’ Gordon Wins at Tri-City

Rick’s Racing Roundup: DuBois’ Gordon Wins at Tri-City

| September 12, 2017

It felt like Fall this past weekend, but despite the cool temps there was still plenty of racing action in the area.

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Rick’s Racing Roundup: Thunder Mountain Holds Championship Night

Rick’s Racing Roundup: Thunder Mountain Holds Championship Night

| September 6, 2017

It was Championship Night at Thunder Mountain Speedway this past Friday where Mike Blose won a wild late model feature.

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Rick’s Racing Roundup: Local Racing Season Winding Down as Tracks Focus on Season-Ending Special Races

Rick’s Racing Roundup: Local Racing Season Winding Down as Tracks Focus on Season-Ending Special Races

| August 29, 2017

The regular local racing season is winding down as area tracks start to focus on season-ending special races.

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Rick’s Racing Roundup: Knox’s Colwell Captures Race at Thunder Mountain

Rick’s Racing Roundup: Knox’s Colwell Captures Race at Thunder Mountain

| August 22, 2017

It took a month but Lernerville Speedway finally returned to action this past Friday with the next-to-last Fab 4 racing program of the season. (Photo: Jeremiah Shingledecker finally stopped Mat Williamson’s winning streak Friday at Lernerville Speedway. Photo by Rick Rarer) When the checkers flew there were a pair of new faces in victory lane. […]

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Rick’s Racing Roundup: Blose, Surra, Frantz, Waltman Win at Thunder Mountain

Rick’s Racing Roundup: Blose, Surra, Frantz, Waltman Win at Thunder Mountain

| August 15, 2017

Another rainy Friday meant frustration for Lernerville Speedway along with their racers and fans.

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Rick’s Racing Roundup: Rains Limited Weekend Action; Holtgraver Gets Exciting Win

Rick’s Racing Roundup: Rains Limited Weekend Action; Holtgraver Gets Exciting Win

| August 8, 2017

Like last week, rain was the story this past Friday.

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