Kelly: Famed trainer Jack Van Berg still furious over closing of Ak-Sar-Ben racetrack
Jack Van Berg, left, and his biographer, Chris Kotulak, an Omaha native.
Posted: Friday, May 10, 2013 12:00 am
The most famous horse trainer from a bygone Omaha era isn't about to let bygones be bygones.
Jack Van Berg, a national horse racing Hall of Fame member who will be in town this weekend to sign copies of his new biography, is still furious that the Ak-Sar-Ben track was closed and dismantled.
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Friday, May 10, 2013 12:00 am.