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Flaring policy changes keep benchmarks but give ND oil industry flexibility
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March 13, 2015
Regulator: Oil industry must help to boost train safety
WASHINGTON — Rail operators are going to great lengths to prevent oil train derailments but the energy sector must do more to prevent accidents from becoming fiery disasters, the leading U.S. rail regulator said on Friday. Oil train tankers have jumped the tracks in a string of...
March 13, 2015 - 9:51pm
March 6, 2015
Derailed N.D. oil train still burning in Illinois; shipment delays expected
A BNSF Railway train loaded with crude oil that derailed and caught fire Thursday afternoon was still burning Friday, and the company warned...
March 6, 2015 - 3:55pm
February 17, 2015
CHS plans Gwinner grain loading addition, fertilizer plant
GWINNER — Minnesota-based CHS Inc. is planning a grain shuttle loading facility, a 2.2 million bushel storage addition and a dry fertilizer hub plant in the southeastern North Dakota city of Gwinner. The farmer-owned cooperative’s project would be on a 196-acre campus with a...
February 17, 2015 - 11:21pm
February 11, 2015
BNSF releases ND capital program: Dickinson rail yard included in $326M expansion, maintenance project
Construction to expand parts of Dickinson’s railways will begin later this year as part of Burlington Northern Santa Fe LLC’s multimillion-dollar...
February 11, 2015 - 10:12pm
January 24, 2015
Potato growers sue BNSF for damages
GRAND FORKS — A potato growing cooperative based in Grand Forks has sued BNSF Railway over damaged potatoes. The Associated Potato Growers filed its suit against BNSF last week.
January 24, 2015 - 10:09pm
Working on the railroads: BNSF announces expansion plans for Dickinson railways
Burlington Northern Santa Fe LLC is planning on expanding its railway facilities in Dickinson, one of a number of major capital projects the...
January 24, 2015 - 10:13am
January 20, 2015
Larimore crossing to get automated arms
LARIMORE -- Local and state agencies are moving forward with BNSF Railway to fund the installation of automated crossing arms at the intersection near Larimore, N.D., where a school bus and train collided killing a student and the bus driver.
January 20, 2015 - 11:11pm
January 15, 2015
Trains roll through region with low oil prices
ST. PAUL, Minn.
January 15, 2015 - 12:00am
January 9, 2015
Bus-train crash victims discharged
LARIMORE — All seven patients from Monday’s bus crash in Larimore previously admitted at Altru Hospital in nearby Grand Forks have been discharged, the hospital said Friday afternoon. The bus driver, 62-year-old Max Danner, and 17-year-old Larimore High School senior Cassidy...
January 9, 2015 - 11:24pm
January 6, 2015
Victims identified in train-bus crash
LARIMORE — North Dakota Highway Patrol has released the names of the train workers and of the two people killed when a Larimore Public Schools bus pulled into the path of a train Monday afternoon. Cassidy Sandstrom, 17, of Emerado, and Max Danner, 62, of Gilby, died in the bus...
January 6, 2015 - 11:40pm
December 16, 2014
P3 project to provide $56M for SD railway system
PIERRE, S.D. — South Dakota Gov.
December 16, 2014 - 11:29pm
December 13, 2014
Mandan man in steer loader killed by train
MANDAN — A 77-year-old Mandan man was killed Saturday afternoon after the loader he was operating was struck by a BNSF Railway Co. train about 10 miles west of Mandan. The crash occurred at about 1:41 p.m. at the railroad crossing on Morton County Road 83. The man, whose name has...
December 13, 2014 - 7:05pm
November 26, 2014
Other Views: Casselton rail line a priority
The people in and near Casselton can take some heart in an announcement that BNSF Railway will start upgrades and intensify inspections on a stretch of track that has seen a troubling number of derailments and other failures. The announcement came from the offices of Sen. Heidi Heitkamp,...
November 26, 2014 - 8:42pm
November 25, 2014
BNSF commits to upgrades in Casselton area
WASHINGTON — BNSF Railway has agreed to reinforce tracks in and around Casselton where several trains have derailed in recent years, according to an announcement from North Dakota Sens. John Hoeven and Heidi Heitkamp and Rep. Kevin Cramer. According to the joint announcement, BNSF...
November 25, 2014 - 9:43pm
November 12, 2014
Source: BNSF puts halt on adding oil cars
NEW YORK — BNSF Railroad, the Warren Buffett-owned company that has benefited most from the North Dakota shale boom, has told some customers...
November 12, 2014 - 11:34pm