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Feature: Things Looking Up for Hot Fair Grounds Trainer Howard

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Wins? Eight from 22 starters, up to a healthy 36 percent. Horses in the money? Naturally, 45 percent of the time. Earnings thus far? $204,220 – compared to just $162,930 brought in here over the entire course of last season. Yes, things are looking up for Neil Howard at Fair Grounds, and no one could be more humbly thankful than the 60-year-old horseman himself.

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