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March 15, 2017
A load out technician fills a railroad tank car with ethanol fuel, converted from corn, in the town of Nevada, Iowa, December 6, 2007. REUTERS/Jason Reed
New, safer U.S. rail cars gather dust even as ethanol trains grow longer
March 15, 2017 - 2:30pm
February 8, 2017
Amtrak's Empire Builder train makes a stop in Fargo on its way from Chicago to Seattle in this 2010 file photo.
Amtrak's Empire Builder route resumes after avalanche
February 8, 2017 - 10:14am
January 25, 2017
Man struck, killed by train in eastern ND identified
January 25, 2017 - 2:53pm
December 6, 2016
A plume of smoke rises from scene of a derailed oil train near Casselton, N.D., Dec. 30, 2013. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
With Dakota Access in limbo, more Bakken crude to move on trains
December 6, 2016 - 1:36pm
May 9, 2016
A portion of a long line of BNSF locomotives are lined up on a curved section of tracks Monday, May 9, 2016, north of the 12th Avenue North bridge over the tracks in Fargo. (Dave Wallis / Forum News Service)
BNSF stores locomotives as commodity downturns slow shipping demand
May 9, 2016 - 6:04pm
March 31, 2016
Downtown Bismarck train horns could be silenced by Halloween
March 31, 2016 - 7:06pm
November 4, 2015
Berkshire Hathaway Chairman Warren Buffett talks in front of a mock BNSF railroad engine at the Berkshire Hathaway annual meeting in Omaha May 1, 2010. REUTERS/Rick Wilking
Buffett's BNSF helped lead fight to delay train safety technology
November 4, 2015 - 10:24am
August 7, 2015
U.S. sees few railroads meeting safety deadline
August 7, 2015 - 4:59pm
July 29, 2015
Miles City upset about train speed limit
July 29, 2015 - 10:37pm
ND PSC inks deal with feds for state-run rail inspection program
July 29, 2015 - 3:37pm
July 14, 2015
Buffett may benefit as train lobby bids to weaken safety rule
July 14, 2015 - 9:40am
March 23, 2015
A firefighter works on the scene of a train derailment in Lac-Megantic, Quebec, on July 7, 2013. The oil on the train originated from North Dakota's Bakken shale formation. (Reuters)
As oil trains roll across America, volunteer firefighters face big risk
March 23, 2015 - 10:16pm
March 10, 2015
Minnesota Rep. Paul Marquart of Dilworth points to a map showing where rail crossing repairs are needed Tuesday, March 10, 2015, as he presses for more funding. With him is Rep. Lyndon Carlson of Crystal. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Minn. state leaders disagree on rail oil safety approach
March 10, 2015 - 4:50pm
March 6, 2015
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National Transporation and Safety Board members view damaged rail cars on Jan. 1, 2014, at the scene of the Burlington Northern Santa Fe LLC train accident site in Casselton.
White House mulled, then balked at curbing explosive gas on oil trains
March 6, 2015 - 12:34am
February 23, 2015
Cleanup continues after derailed CSX train spills oil
February 23, 2015 - 10:15pm