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A newspaper clipping with a headline reading "Grandstand Addition Project Begins At Northlands Park"
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A moment in history: March 1, 1965

On this day 58 years ago, construction was starting on a major expansion to the Northlands Park horse track.

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A newspaper clipping with the headline "$170,000 Arena Extension To Be Started April 1; Capacity Will Be Increased To Almost 8,000"
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A moment in history: Feb. 9, 1949

On this day in 73 years ago, the wheels were in motion for $170,000 worth of renovations to Edmonton's longest-standing arena, including more seating, new restrooms, and a concession stand.

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