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April 18, 2014
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ASHEVILLE, N.C. – Norfolk Southern has hosted a meeting with operating employees in Asheville to inform them it is negotiating to sell or lease 93 miles o... More »
WASHINGTON – A YouTube video of a teenager getting kicked in the head by a railroad employee on a passing train has gone viral and Operation Lifesaver say... More »
NORTH CONWAY, N.H. – Conway Scenic Railroad 0-6-0 No. 7470 will pull a farewell excursion on May 31 prior to be taken out of service in July for its ... More »
DULUTH, Minn. – Washouts have closed BNSF Railway’s Casco Subdivision in northern Minnesota. The line serves as a conduit for BNSF taconite trains w... More »
RIDGEFIELD, Conn. – Canadian Pacific CEO E. Hunter Harrison is selling his nearly 100-acre Connecticut property. The farm, just over an hour from New York... More »
JIM THORPE, Pa. – Reading & Northern 4-6-2 No. 425 will head up Autumn Leaf excursions for the Lehigh Gorge Scenic Railway on Oct. 11-12. The tri... More »
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