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September 29, 2016
1 seriously injured after being struck by Amtrak train
September 29, 2016 - 11:15am
November 4, 2015
Berkshire Hathaway Chairman Warren Buffett talks in front of a mock BNSF railroad engine at the Berkshire Hathaway annual meeting in Omaha May 1, 2010. REUTERS/Rick Wilking
Buffett's BNSF helped lead fight to delay train safety technology
November 4, 2015 - 10:24am
July 17, 2015
Oil train hits powerline as it derails in NE Montana
July 17, 2015 - 7:30pm
May 29, 2015
Other Views: Making the conservative case for Amtrak
May 29, 2015 - 10:48pm
May 28, 2015
Passengers sit in the upper deck of a lounge car on Amtrak's Empire Builder, part of the American rail network's most-expensive and third-longest line, as it travels between Minneapolis and Williston on May 20. As the Empire Builder snakes along 2,230 miles on a 46-hour journey, it offers insights into the financial problems plaguing America's passenger railroad at a time of intensifying scrutiny over its aging infrastructure and safety record. (Ernest Scheyder/Reuters)
To see why Amtrak's losses mount, hop on the Empire Builder train
May 28, 2015 - 2:49pm
January 19, 2015
Jackie Hope: ‘Empire’ state of mind
January 19, 2015 - 9:50pm
May 9, 2014
FNS Photo by Kevin Bonham
Grand Forks City Councilman Dana Sande listens as Joe Boardman, Amtrak president and CEO, talks about the temporary rerouting of passenger rail service around Grand Forks and Devils Lake to allow for repairs on the BNSF tracks and the company’s commitment to the region.
Getting back on the track: Amtrak leader looks for support during rail service disruptions
May 9, 2014 - 12:22am
Rail company brings passenger trains back to St. Paul’s historic Union Depot
May 9, 2014 - 12:20am
March 1, 2014
FNS Photo by John Stennes
The Amtrak depot in Devils Lake has sat unused since early January, when Amtrak suspended Empire Builder service between Fargo and Minot. Without train service and currently witout passenger airline service until June, connecting with the rest of the world has become a logistical and economic headache.
Repairing broken links to the world: Devils Lake looks forward to restored rail service, air service
March 1, 2014 - 1:28am
February 11, 2014
Northeast ND's Amtrak disruptions to continue until March: Heavy freight traffic ties up rail lines
February 11, 2014 - 10:31am
January 28, 2014
Westbound Amtrak passengers facing bus rides to meet train in Minot
January 28, 2014 - 6:14pm
December 11, 2013
Oil field traffic forces Amtrak cancellations
December 11, 2013 - 10:16pm
September 15, 2013
Amtrak passengers watch as the westbound train pulls into the Fargo station late on Sept. 6. Less than one in four Amtrak trains have made it to Fargo on schedule so far this year.
On-time trains a rarity for Amtrak passengers heading east from Fargo
September 15, 2013 - 12:00am
April 5, 2012
Train depot booms with Oil Patch passengers
April 5, 2012 - 12:00am
November 3, 2011
ND seeks federal grant for railroad rebuild
November 3, 2011 - 12:00am