Keyword: Hettel

  • A DQ originally gave Just As Well the win in the 2009 Northern Dancer Turf.

    Marsh Side's 2009 DQ in Canada Overturned

    The Ontario Racing Commission has overturned the disqualification of Robert Evans' Marsh Side from first to fourth in the 2009 Northern Dancer Stakes (Can-IT) at Woodbine and restored the original order of finish.

  • Gulfstream Trying to Attract Rachel, Others

    Gulfstream Park has waved the nomination fees for grade I winners Mine That Bird, Rachel Alexandra, Summer Bird, and Quality Road to next year's Donn Handicap.

  • Hettel Named Judge for Gulfstream Park Meet

    Bernie Hettel, a former executive director of and chief steward for the Kentucky Racing Commission, will serve as a judge during the upcoming Gulfstream Park meet.

  • Kentucky Panel Finds Violation by Former Official

    The Kentucky Executive Branch Ethics Commission has found the former executive director of the Kentucky Racing Commission violated state law when he accepted a job at Churchill Downs, the Lexington <i>Herald-Leader</i> reported.

  • State Might Probe Hiring of Former Racing Official

    The former executive director of the abolished Kentucky Racing Commission could face ethics charges because he accepted a position as a consultant with Churchill Downs, the Lexington <i>Herald-Leader</i> reported.

  • Churchill Hires Hettel as Racing Consultant

    Bernie Hettel, the former chief state steward and executive director of the defunct Kentucky Racing Commission, has been hired by Churchill Downs as a consultant on racing issues.

  • Sample Named Interim Chief Steward at Keeneland

    Michael "Mickey" Sample has been named interim chief racing steward for the Keeneland spring meet that begins April 2, said LaJuana Wilcher, secretary of the Kentucky Environmental and Public Protection Cabinet.