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Raceway to Fun owners Elaine and Richard Oftedahl are a daily presence at the entertainment center. (Bulletin photo by Patricia Drey Busse)

Quite a track record


From 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. every summer day you'll find, Richard and Elaine Oftedahl in the same place they've been 25 summers before -- Raceway to Fun in Newport.

"Toward the end of the season the hours get to you," Elaine said. But you get the winters off, she added.

While this year's season is well underway, it's been a slow start due to the cold weather, Richard said.

"It's really hurting us big time," Richard said.

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