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February 25, 2016
BNSF to pay fines for oil, diesel spills
February 25, 2016 - 5:46pm
December 29, 2015
BNSF to lay off nearly 100 employees
December 29, 2015 - 6:02pm
November 3, 2015
Heat caused Montana train derailments, BNSF says
November 3, 2015 - 5:18pm
August 10, 2015
ND hires BNSF manager as inspector for rail safety program
August 10, 2015 - 7:47pm
May 22, 2015
BNSF furloughs North Dakota employees, union says
May 22, 2015 - 10:51pm
May 18, 2015
A two-mile train loaded with oil tank cars idles Nov. 14 on a track in Enderlin. BNSF Railway implemented plans to improve rail safety, including slowing oil trains down to 35 mph when they pass through cities with 100,000 or more residents. (Reuters Photo)
BNSF trains slow down: Railway announces plans to improve safety measures for oil shipments
May 18, 2015 - 3:03pm
May 16, 2015
BNSF drops plan to buy tank cars on customer concerns
May 16, 2015 - 9:28pm
May 15, 2015
A BNSF Railway train heads west Oct. 15 through the Badlands near Medora. The rail company has dramatically decreased its grain shipment delays, according to recent reports (April Baumgarten / The Dickinson Press)
BNSF cuts back grain car delays
May 15, 2015 - 3:50pm
May 11, 2015
Dakota Prairie Refining, left, image from derailment near Heimdal
ICYMI: Wind farm fails, train derails, UND Flickertails?
May 11, 2015 - 4:00am
May 7, 2015
GF, Devils Lake firefighters assist in derailment response
May 7, 2015 - 8:03pm
April 28, 2015
Black smoke billows from the site of the December 2013 train derailment in Casselton, N.D. The National Transportation Safety Board released documents Monday saying a more stringent inspection of old tank car axles may have prevented the explosive BNSF train collision. (Forum News Service file photo)
NTSB: Axle test might have averted North Dakota oil train crash
April 28, 2015 - 5:37pm
April 27, 2015
Two escape car on tracks just before train hits
April 27, 2015 - 3:08pm
April 11, 2015
BNSF: Federal law may shielded us from civil lawsuits
April 11, 2015 - 9:21pm
April 4, 2015
A railroad crossing west of South Heart, shown here on Saturday, is one of many across North Dakota that only have signs warning drivers to watch for oncoming trains. (April Baumgarten/The Dickinson Press)
Dangerous crossing: Most ND railroad intersections guarded only by signs despite increased traffic
April 4, 2015 - 9:17pm
March 24, 2015
Dickinson Press file photo.
House refuses to reconsider bill for rail safety study; opponents say DOT already studying issue
March 24, 2015 - 6:20pm