Live greyhound racing canceled due to unsafe temperatures

WHEELING, W.Va. (WTRF) - Wheeling Island Hotel-Casino-Racetrack has canceled live greyhound racing for Friday, January 5th, due to extreme temperatures.

The 15 to 20 greyhound races scheduled for a post time at 1 p.m. have been canceled due to unsafe temperatures for the athletes and the racing associates.

All other casino operations will remain open. Simulcast racing will be available for casino guests.

Live greyhound racing is set to resume on January 6th.

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