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January 15, 2015
FNS Photo by Don Davis) 
Dave Christianson of the Minnesota Department of Transportation tells senators Wednesday in St. Paul, Minn., that a low price for oil probably will not slow train traffic through the state.
Trains roll through region with low oil prices
January 15, 2015 - 12:00am
January 9, 2015
Bus-train crash victims discharged
January 9, 2015 - 11:24pm
January 6, 2015
Victims identified in train-bus crash
January 6, 2015 - 11:40pm
December 16, 2014
P3 project to provide $56M for SD railway system
December 16, 2014 - 11:29pm
December 13, 2014
Mandan man in steer loader killed by train
December 13, 2014 - 7:05pm
November 26, 2014
Other Views: Casselton rail line a priority
November 26, 2014 - 8:42pm
November 25, 2014
BNSF commits to upgrades in Casselton area
November 25, 2014 - 9:43pm
November 12, 2014
Press Photo by April Baumgarten 
A BNSF Railway engine waits on the tracks next to an oil well pump Oct. 15 east of Medora. The rail company has told sources it cannot add new oil tank cars to its fleet, which delivers crude from the Bakken formation in western North Dakota.
Source: BNSF puts halt on adding oil cars
November 12, 2014 - 11:34pm
November 8, 2014
FNS Photo by Eric Hylden
Construction is under way this fall on a new railroad bridge at Des Lacs in preparation for 36 miles of new double track between Minot and Williston that will be built in 2015.
BNSF finishes $400 million in upgrades in ND: Double track connecting Minot to Williston part of major improvement
November 8, 2014 - 5:36pm
November 7, 2014
Press Photo by April Baumgarten 
A BNSF train travels west on tracks southeast of Medora. Trains like this one are being tested with shipments of agricultural commodities that will be shipped from North Dakota across the country to the West Coast.
Test rail shipments from North Dakota arrive in West Coast port
November 7, 2014 - 11:45pm
November 1, 2014
Rail delays hitting construction industry hard
November 1, 2014 - 6:52pm
OSHA orders BNSF to pay $30,000 to injured worker
October 1, 2014 - 10:20pm
September 27, 2014
BNSF executive says Keystone XL won’t harm rail business
September 27, 2014 - 10:05pm
September 12, 2014
Our View: BNSF derailment in Dickinson warrants answers, solutions
September 12, 2014 - 4:37pm
September 11, 2014
U.S. lawmakers fault rail sector for slow service: Heitkamp calls for more federal power for Surface Transportation Board
September 11, 2014 - 9:45pm