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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
September 4, 2014
Surface Transportation Board holds rare hearing addressing rail concerns
September 4, 2014 - 11:02pm
FNS Photo by Mikkel Pates
Doug Hruby is chairman of the Wilton Farmers Union Elevator Co. board in Wilton. The co-op is desperate for rail space.
Cry for rail help: ND co-op asks for aid; CP shipments 5 months behind
September 4, 2014 - 5:20pm
August 30, 2014
As rail jam persists, U.S. power plants rush to roads, rivers
August 30, 2014 - 8:04pm
August 26, 2014
North Dakota mill posts second-highest profit ever
August 26, 2014 - 10:26pm
August 7, 2014
Democrats talk grain train delays: Ag roundtable held in Cavalier
August 7, 2014 - 11:51pm
Press File Photo
ND ag industry voices worries to BNSF chairman
August 7, 2014 - 11:38pm
August 6, 2014
PSC urges STB to take action against railroad delays
August 6, 2014 - 10:40pm
July 26, 2014
Minn. man remains in serious condition after collision with train
July 26, 2014 - 12:47am