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February 1, 2014
FNS Photo by David Samson
A cross section from a damaged oil tanker car is shown from the wreckage of the derailment and fire that occured near Casselton on Dec. 30.
Old risks, new worries: Long-maligned rail cars shoulder mounting oil traffic, but inspections stay static
February 1, 2014 - 8:52pm
January 23, 2014
After Casselton, NTSB calls for audits and safer routes for crude trains
January 23, 2014 - 1:16pm
January 22, 2014
Gov. Dalrymple: Crude oil railcar safety rules needed now
January 22, 2014 - 8:01pm
January 21, 2014
The charred remains of railroad cars after an oil tanker train derailed and exploded Monday, Dec. 30, 2013, west of Casselton, N.D. The cars have been moved from the site of the crash to a nearby field. Dave Wallis / Forum News Service
Burned-out rail cars sit as monument to Casselton crash
January 21, 2014 - 10:49pm
January 18, 2014
N.D. congressional delegation wants tank car rules on fast track
January 18, 2014 - 6:08pm
January 17, 2014
Companies taking steps to make oil by rail safer, officials say
January 17, 2014 - 9:49pm
January 15, 2014
FNS Photo by Amy Dalrymple
Older model DOT 111-A rail cars are loaded with Bakken crude on Wednesday at the Enbridge Rail terminal in Berthold. The rail car on the right is marked that it was qualified in 2008.
New rules on tank cars not coming until at least 2015
January 15, 2014 - 10:50pm
January 13, 2014
Casselton crash one of biggest oil spills on rails in decades
January 13, 2014 - 8:55pm
January 10, 2014
Morrison: Train explosion raises questions, call for more proactive approach
January 10, 2014 - 11:48pm
Sinner: Form ideas to prevent another Casselton
January 10, 2014 - 11:47pm
January 9, 2014
Crew member who thought train carried ethanol was on train carrying soybeans
January 9, 2014 - 10:27pm
Hoeven: U.S. rail tank car safety standards due in weeks
January 9, 2014 - 3:17pm
January 8, 2014
FNS Photo by Dave Wallis
Posters alert the public to be on the lookout for John Kellems’ dog Oliver, who was ejected from a truck during an accident near button
‘I’m not going to give up on him’: Montana man searches for missing dog in Casselton
January 8, 2014 - 9:42pm
Hamm fires back after call to slow oil development
January 8, 2014 - 6:22pm
Heitkamp seeks information on derailments near Casselton
January 8, 2014 - 4:52pm