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October 15, 2016
ND rail safety takes another step forward
WILLISTON --- The state of North Dakota has added another step to help ensure the safety of crude transport by rail with the addition of two...
October 15, 2016 - 3:57pm
May 18, 2015
BNSF trains slow down: Railway announces plans to improve safety measures for oil shipments
BISMARCK -- One of the top rail companies in the U.S. has announced steps to improve rail safety in North Dakota. BNSF Railway Executive Chairman...
May 18, 2015 - 3:03pm
May 6, 2015
Photo gallery: Train derails, tanker cars burn near ND town
HEIMDAL, N.D.—A tanker train carrying crude oil derailed near Heimdal, N.D., Wednesday morning, causing the evacuation of the town and surrounding...
May 6, 2015 - 8:07pm
Derailment focuses attention on lack of Minnesota rail deal
ST. PAUL - A North Dakota oil train derailment reinforces the fact that Minnesota legislators have a week and a half left in their 2015 session...
May 6, 2015 - 7:20pm
May 4, 2015
ND Legislature spends on inspectors, training to address rail safety
Lawmakers and regulators have mixed feelings after Casselton about how legislators have addressed rail safety over the past four months.
May 4, 2015 - 10:50pm
ICYMI: Sandwiches, Sanders, safety
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May 4, 2015 - 2:00am
May 1, 2015
New oil train speed limits unlikely to stop explosive crashes, critics say
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May 1, 2015 - 6:37pm
North American rail industry angered by new brake rule
U.S. regulators took on the powerful rail industry Friday, announcing plans to require expensive, high-tech braking technology the railways insist is unproven and unreliable. Regulators say the new electronically controlled pneumatic (ECP) brakes could reduce the severity of crashes,...
May 1, 2015 - 6:29pm
What they had to say
Stakeholders in the Bakken oil boom react to new, tougher oil train safety regulations announced by the U.S. and Canada Friday.
May 1, 2015 - 4:47pm
April 28, 2015
NTSB: Axle test might have averted North Dakota oil train crash
NEW YORK - A more stringent inspection of old tank car axles might have prevented an explosive BNSF train collision in Casselton, N.D., in December...
April 28, 2015 - 5:37pm
April 27, 2015
Lawmakers approve rail safety pilot program
Updated Monday, 6:30 p.m. BISMARCK – North Dakota lawmakers agreed Monday to spend more than $500,000 on a rail safety pilot program proposed...
April 27, 2015 - 7:26pm
April 24, 2015
Committee reaches consensus on state-run rail safety program
BISMARCK – A committee of House and Senate lawmakers agreed Friday to insert money back into a new state-run railroad safety program that was...
April 24, 2015 - 6:09pm
April 22, 2015
Committee nears agreement on state-run rail safety program
BISMARCK – A committee of House and Senate lawmakers is close to reaching consensus on partially restoring a proposed state-run rail safety...
April 22, 2015 - 7:52pm
April 14, 2015
ND House approves cutting rail safety program from PSC budget
BISMARCK – House Republicans thwarted an attempt by Democrats on Tuesday to restore funding for a proposed state-run rail safety program that...
April 14, 2015 - 8:16pm
April 8, 2015
Democrats decry cutting of rail safety program from PSC budget
BISMARCK – Democrats slammed House Republican budget writers Wednesday for stripping a proposed state-run rail safety program from the Public...
April 8, 2015 - 5:03pm