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January 3, 2014
Officials meet with BNSF CEO regarding rail safety
January 3, 2014 - 10:25pm
January 2, 2014
FNS Photo by Darren Gibbins
BNSF claims representative Tony Freidig of Fargo helps a Casselton couple file for reimbursement expenses Thursday at the Days Inn in Casselton.
Claims come in from Casselton train crash
January 2, 2014 - 9:39pm
December 21, 2013
Press Photo by Katherine Lymn
Rail cars sit on the Burlington Northern Santa Fe railroad in Dickinson on Friday. Increased rail traffic has led to delays in service for Amtrak and agriculture.
Railroad delays affecting agriculture
December 21, 2013 - 9:00pm
December 12, 2013
Fears about oil train safety, impacts voiced in Washington
December 12, 2013 - 8:08pm
December 3, 2013
South Heart rail project approved
December 3, 2013 - 8:25pm
September 27, 2013
Belfield landowner Laurie Solberg asks Stark County Zoning Board members to deny a rezoning request that would allow for a 24/7 rail spur to be built next to her property.
Stark County Zoning Board axes two rail projects
September 27, 2013 - 12:00am
September 19, 2013
Upgrades key to Bakken rail shipments, safety
September 19, 2013 - 12:00am
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
March 9, 2013
A new source of power
March 9, 2013 - 12:00am
January 13, 2013
Mary Hodell, seen here in Beach on Friday, survived a bone-crushing accident in the Oil Patch. Accidents and the death toll associated with them are on the rise as an oil boom takes hold in the region.
Death toll rises as boom takes hold: South Heart woman broken in accident, survives
January 13, 2013 - 12:00am
December 1, 2012
A BNSF train sits on the railway in the Dickinson city limits Friday morning. One of the largest railroad transporters in the nation, BNSF boasts moving 40 percent of oil drilled in the Bakken to U.S. refineries.
Tracking Bakken oil movement: 40 percent of SW North Dakota crude leaves via railway
December 1, 2012 - 12:00am
October 7, 2012
A BNSF train passes through the quiet zone Oct. 24, 2011, in Moorhead, Minn. A quiet zone was established in Medora more than two years ago, and most recently in Beach.
SSSHHH! Beach joins growing community of quiet zones
October 7, 2012 - 12:00am
September 9, 2012
The train tracks near Main Street in Belfield were lined by weeds and shrubbery Saturday. After a complaint from the city of Belfield, which worried that the overgrown greenery could be a fire hazard as well as being unsightly, Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railroad agreed to have someone in Belfield to cut the shrubbery by the end of the month.
BNSF to mow high grass by tracks after Belfield officials send letter
September 9, 2012 - 12:00am
July 5, 2012
Empty cargo train derails in northeastern Montana
July 5, 2012 - 2:00pm
June 20, 2012
Railroad oil capacity up more than 50 percent
June 20, 2012 - 12:00am