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March 29, 2019
Other View: Continue studying passenger rail to Twin Ports
March 29, 2019 - 2:39pm
March 11, 2019
Amtrak Vice President Joe McHugh speaks during Monday’s news conference at the Duluth Depot. Steve Kuchera / skuchera@duluthnews.com
Amtrak official: 'We're going to deliver'
March 11, 2019 - 6:47pm
March 10, 2019
A Siemens Charger SC-44 passenger locomotive used by Amtrak Midwest. This type of locomotive could be used on the Northern Lights Express between Duluth and the Twin Cities. Amtrak/Marc Glucksmanplay button
Rail to Twin Cities intrigues Amtrak
March 10, 2019 - 5:00am
February 19, 2019
A train of empty cars passes the scene of Saturday’s derailment on Monday afternoon. The derailment scattered coal alongside and onto the frozen St. Louis River upstream of Cloquet. (Steve Kuchera / skuchera@duluthnews.com)play button
Railroad reopens as coal train derailment cleanup continues
February 19, 2019 - 8:29am
July 11, 2018
Law enforcement vehicles block the 13th Street Southeast railroad crossing as a BNSF Railway coal train sits on the tracks before 3 a.m. in Brainerd. Renee Richardson / Forum News Service
Train kills Brainerd man lying on tracks
July 11, 2018 - 9:29pm
January 2, 2018
Four of eight freighters at anchor on Lake Superior offshore from Duluth on Monday afternoon make a picturesque scene with the Aerial Lift Bridge. Bob King / rking@duluthnews.com
Cold snap hampers shipping on Great Lakes; vessels huddle at anchor as operators alter plans
January 2, 2018 - 7:18pm
December 25, 2017
A BNSF train hauling taconite crosses Arkola Road west of County Highway 7 in Kelsey Township, west of Cotton, earlier this month. (Clint Austin / caustin@duluthnews.com)
Collision as case study: Are stop signs enough at rural railroad crossings?
December 25, 2017 - 7:02pm
July 17, 2017
Two injured near Bemidji in train-pickup crash
July 17, 2017 - 3:56pm
April 1, 2017
Reader's view: Run high-speed rail down I-35’s median
April 1, 2017 - 11:00pm
February 11, 2014
Oil from Tioga spill seeped 30 feet into ground, maybe farther: Committee also briefed on progress of Casselton derailment cleanup
February 11, 2014 - 9:28pm
January 22, 2014
Gov. Dalrymple: Crude oil railcar safety rules needed now
January 22, 2014 - 8:01pm
January 6, 2014
9 years, 4 derailments in span near Casselton: Answers in fiery wreck still long off, but track issues cited in two prior accidents
January 6, 2014 - 12:48pm
January 2, 2014
Workers inspect an oil car Wednesday near Casselton, N.D. The tanker was one of those not destroyed during the two-train accident that occurred Monday. Forum News Service photo.play button
Federal agency issues safety alert on Bakken crude oil shipped by rail (with video)
January 2, 2014 - 1:03pm
December 31, 2013
Amy McBeth, a spokesperson for BNSF Railway, and Ed McConnell, 16-year mayor of Casselton, speak during a press conference Tuesday at Central Cass High School.
Damage Assessment: NTSB arrives to investigate collision near Casselton
December 31, 2013 - 9:16pm
Casselton residents can return home
December 31, 2013 - 3:18pm