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FNS Photo by Amy Dalrymple Older model DOT 111-A rail cars are loaded with Bakken crude on Wednesday at the Enbridge Rail terminal in Berthold. The rail car on the right is marked that it was qualified in 2008.

New rules on tank cars not coming until at least 2015


WASHINGTON — New regulations to upgrade or replace thousands of tank cars prone to punctures and explosions similar to what happened in the fiery Casselton train crash won’t be coming as soon as lawmakers and industry groups hoped.

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Kyle Potter
Kyle Potter is an enterprise reporter at the Forum. He came to Fargo-Moorhead in May 2013 after stints at the Associated Press, the Las Vegas Review-Journal, the St. Paul Pioneer Press and the Minnesota Daily. 
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