Sections

Weather Forecast

Close

oil by rail

July 25, 2016
Tankers of the train wreck are seen in Lac Megantic, in this July 9, 2013 file photo. REUTERS/Mathieu Belanger/Files
Canada to phase out older crude-by-rail tank cars by November
July 25, 2016 - 12:23pm
June 17, 2016
Smoke billows from a derailed oil train near Mosier, Oregon U.S. in this handout photo released to Reuters June 3, 2016. Courtesy of Columbia Riverkeeper/Handout via REUTERS
Oregon legislator wants to stop oil shipments by rail
June 17, 2016 - 1:40pm
September 1, 2015
Big Rail's little cousins find boon in U.S. oil-by-rail bust
September 1, 2015 - 10:43am
Regulatory boost for rail tank car makers could be short lived
June 1, 2015 - 5:05pm
May 16, 2015
BNSF drops plan to buy tank cars on customer concerns
May 16, 2015 - 9:28pm
Other Views: Oil safety lawsuit not helpful
May 16, 2015 - 9:03pm
May 15, 2015
STB sets ag rail hearings
May 15, 2015 - 7:18pm
Our View: Rail companies can do better
May 15, 2015 - 6:58pm
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 13, 2015
Oil companies challenge new crude train safety rules
May 13, 2015 - 2:41pm
May 6, 2015
Smoke from burning railroad tanker cars fills the valley at Heimdal, N.D., as rescue personnel stay a safe distance Wednesday. (John Steiner/Forum News Service)
Derailment focuses attention on lack of Minnesota rail deal
May 6, 2015 - 7:20pm
May 4, 2015
Dickinson Press file photo
ND Legislature spends on inspectors, training to address rail safety
May 4, 2015 - 10:50pm
ICYMI: Sandwiches, Sanders, safety
May 4, 2015 - 2:00am
May 2, 2015
The railyard in Mandan sees plenty of use by trains with loads of oil and coal. An estimated 325,000 Minnesotans live within a half-mile of a track carrying North Dakota oil. (Tom Stromme/Bismarck Tribune file photo)
Oil trains’ dangers fuel debate at Minnesota Capitol
May 2, 2015 - 9:17pm
May 1, 2015
A firefighter works on the scene of a train derailment in Lac-Megantic, Quebec, in this July 7, 2013 file photo. (Christinne Muschi/Reuters)
New oil train speed limits unlikely to stop explosive crashes, critics say
May 1, 2015 - 6:37pm