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March 10, 2015
Rep. Paul Marquart, of Dilworth, points  Tuesday to a map showing where rail crossing repairs are needed. With him is Rep. Lyndon Carlson, of Crystal. (FORUM NEWS SERVICE/Don Davis)
State leaders disagree on rail oil safety plans
March 10, 2015 - 11:26pm
February 20, 2015
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WCT News Update for Feb. 20
February 20, 2015 - 1:52pm
February 18, 2015
The 14th Street railroad crossing in Benson is immediately south of the busy intersection where U.S. Highway 12 and Minnesota Highways 9 and 29 meet. (TRIBUNE/Tom Cherveny)
Plan ups safety at Benson railroad crossings
February 18, 2015 - 11:46pm
February 16, 2015
BNSF workers replace the front wheels on a grain car a half-mile northeast of Maynard in November. BNSF recently announced its biggest capital spending plan in company history, at $6 billion. (TRIBUNE/Rand Middleton)
BNSF allots $326 million for Minnesota updates
February 16, 2015 - 11:26pm
TRIBUNE / Rand Middleton
The new railroad crossing on Willmar Avenue Southwest opened in October. Construction began in June 2013.
Changes increased costs and delayed opening of Willmar Avenue ‘quiet zone’ railroad crossing
February 16, 2015 - 12:05am
February 12, 2015
No injuries reported as result of train crash Wednesday in Willmar
February 12, 2015 - 11:24am
January 5, 2015
FORUM NEWS SERVICE
Updated 11 P.M. Tuesday: Two dead, multiple injuries when BNSF Railway train hit school bus in N.D.
January 5, 2015 - 5:15pm
December 29, 2014
A pair of locomotives move Monday past a variety of freight cars on tracks in Willmar. The Willmar City Council, Kandiyohi County Board, Minnesota  Department of Transportation and Kandiyohi County and City of Willmar Economic Development Commission will partner in funding part of the bypass. (TRIBUNE/Gary Miller)
Group reapplies for grant to build Willmar railroad bypass
December 29, 2014 - 10:08pm
December 14, 2014
Documents cast doubt on BNSF’s reasons for shipping delays
December 14, 2014 - 11:37pm
December 2, 2014
A large array of equipment was deployed Tuesday morning as Burlington Northern Santa Fe crews and private contractors worked to rebuild a stretch of railway northwest of Wadena. (FORUM NEWS SERVICE/Brian Hansel)
BNSF expects to restore service stalled by Wadena derailment by Thursday
December 2, 2014 - 11:16pm
December 1, 2014
A BNSF Railway worker inspects damage at the site of a train car derailment Monday four miles northwest of Wadena along U.S. Highway 10. (FORUM NEWS SERVICE/Brian Hansel)
Eighteen cars derail near Wadena
December 1, 2014 - 11:07pm
Train cars are derailed near Bluffton, Minn., Monday morning. Photo Courtesy of Bryce Haugen
Officials: Train derails on BNSF Railway tracks near Bluffton, Minnesota
December 1, 2014 - 9:38am
November 13, 2014
Train derails west of Casselton
November 13, 2014 - 11:32pm
November 12, 2014
A variety of cars, including tanks, are parked on tracks in Willmar. (TRIBUNE/Gary Miller)
BNSF puts a moratorium on adding more oil tank cars
November 12, 2014 - 11:29pm
November 6, 2014
BNSF workers replace a defective set of wheels of on a covered hopper car around noon Thursday. The southbound freight was stopped a half-mile northeast of Maynard. No cars were derailed, but traffic on the line out of Willmar was delayed. (TRIBUNE/Rand Middleton)
FIxin’ a flat
November 6, 2014 - 11:22pm
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