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Burlington Northern railroad will be closing the railroad crossing located on Country Club Road, south of Lonnie Abbott Boulevard.
NAPPANEE - A representative from CSX railroad, Roadmaster Hector Almanza, was at Monday's Board of Public Works meeting delivering the news that several railroad crossings would be closed starting the next day. He explained to the board, ...

City leaders have unveiled the concept plan for Ludlow Yards, a vibrant mixed-use development proposed at the gateway to the community's main business ...
FULTON - Coming this November 12 and 13, Oswego Valley railroad will present its 34th showing of the Holiday Express Model railroad Show. On Saturday the show opens at 10 a.m. and ends at 5 p.m.. On Sunday they open again at 10 a.m. and close at ...
A 37-year-old Birmingham man is behind bars and charged in the death of another man whose body was found in an overgrown area near railroad tracks in Birmingham's Norwood community. Ryan Handel Lowe, who lives not far from where the body was ...

SEWARD - Richard Beuth shared a map of the proposed Great Lakes Basin railroad route with Seward Township trustees because he though it was running ...
The railroad is increasing service on its Aurora Winter Train to allow travelers who can't take a full week off to take an extended weekend and ride the Anchorage to Fairbanks route, stopping along the way to perhaps take in a pie-making class at the ...
Model train sets and historic railroad equipment drummed up memories and childhood enthusiasm on Saturday and Sunday during the third annual Tucumcari railroad Days. "Seeing all of these displays and photographs brings back memories of my past," ...
(WHTM) - A woman was taken to the hospital Tuesday morning following a crash in Camp Hill. police responded to the 300 block of Poplar Church Road around 11:40 a.m.
Because the incident happened on an auxiliary track, the railroad could move slowly with clean-up efforts. The main line was not affected and stayed open.
MOSES LAKE - Port of Moses Lake commissioners voted unanimously Monday to build a railroad link connecting the port to a Columbia Basin railroad line in Wheeler, allowing the port to have rail access while at the same bypassing the tracks that wind ...
"As long as there have been trains, there have been people who have loved trains," states Mike Fleming, president of Memphis railroad & Trolley Museum Inc. and superintendent of the Bluff City Division of the Southeastern Region of the National Model ...
Robert Sullivan on "Shine a Light: Field Recordings from the Great American railroad," a new album of train songs by Billy Bragg and Joe Henry.
Escambia County officials alerted Channel 3 News, informing us that CSX started repairs a day ahead of schedule. The company is making repairs to the newy completed crossing rehabilitation.
Families can enjoy trick or treating at the train, carnival games, live music, a haunted train, hay ride and much more. Admission is $5 and kids under ...

Macedonia police said the Ohio Department of Transportation is running a water line across the roadway as part of the Interstate 271 widening project.
Ongoing construction will impact Interstate 95 ramps and railroad crossings in Fort Lauderdale, a major intersection in Pompano Beach, and a bridge in Dania Beach this week.
DEADWOOD - Deadwood History, Inc. and the Deadwood Historic Preservation Commission will host a presentation by Rick Mills, South Dakota Humanities Council Speakers' Bureau Scholar, at noon on Thursday, Nov. 3, at the Homestake Adams ...
Richmond police are investigating the death of a man whose body was found late yesterday afternoon on CSX railroad tracks near Tredegar Street under the Lee Bridge.
Louisville Metro police are investigating after a body was found on the railroad tracks in the 2900 block of West Kentucky Street.
Recently, you have printed several excellent articles and letters to the editor regarding the proposed Great Lakes Basin Transportation rail project.
LAUDERDALE COUNTY, Tenn. -- balloons now block the path family says 9-year-old Kelli Payton used to slide down to get to the railroad tracks behind her ...
A human leg found in the Ohio River back in August belongs to a man who is estimated to be about 5'9". More >>. A human leg found in the Ohio River back in ...
Despite its misleading name, the Texas Railroad Commission actually regulates the oil and gas industry, not railroads. The price of oil has cratered since the last time this commission had a seat to fill, and its power to affect production in this ...
A familiar sight for Darien residents - a truck is stuck under the overpass on the Post Road by the Darien Train Station. A truck has once again gotten stuck under the railroad overpass bridge on the Post Road in Darien on Sunday afternoon. The ...
Having been away from Ridgefield for several weeks, it was a pleasant surprise to arrive home and see the progress being made on the rebuilding of the Ridgefield railroad station. When the Price family, owners of Ridgefield Supply, began their ...
railroad, rebel Toad, Lorelei, and Lazy Beach are all bringing their best craft beers to the event. Munchies Food Truck and Good Frank Hot Dogs will be joining the fun as well.
MILLBURY - A railroad crossing that CSX Transportation once pushed to close may now get lights and gates. At Tuesday's meeting, Lake Township Trustee Ken Gilsdorf said he will be attending a "diagnostic review" with railroad officials on Monday to ...
The Villa Rica City Council has scheduled a town hall meeting for Oct. 25 to discuss with the public the possibility of closing the Cheeves Street railroad crossing downtown as a way of saving the landscaping the city has installed to beautify the area.
LAS CRUCES - Forty-four years after the doors of My Brother's Place opened to the public, owner John Gutierrez raised a small tent at the Las Cruces railroad Museum and revealed of a small replica of the iconic downtown eatery. Well, 44 years and one ...
The Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) and Metro-North railroad have issued a "request for expressions of interest" for the development of the abandoned Beacon Line, 27.6 miles of track that run from the city to the Dutchess-Putnam county line.
Mark Miller, Libertarian candidate for Texas Railroad Commissioner. Nevertheless, the engineer is gaining an unusual amount of attention in a turbulent election cycle, including endorsements from the state's biggest newspapers.
MARION - County Road 66 Kenton-Galion at its railroad tracks, and County Road 68 Marion-Wyandot at its railroad tracks will both be closed Sunday, Oct. 23 through Sunday, Oct. 30 for railroad track repairs.
The new rail line is designed to create a new rail bypass around Chicago, which Blaszak said would lead to economic opportunity in counties outside of Chicago, permanent jobs to maintain the railroad and reduce cost in the supply chain. The rail ...
A burned body was found on the side of a driveway leading to railroad tracks in Philadelphia's Kensington neighborhood Friday morning.
Anchorage police are working to identify a decomposed body discovered Wednesday evening near Alaska railroad tracks in South Anchorage.
The headwinds facing coal this year created an "ugly inferno" that forced the railroad to put the Seward Coal Loading Facility in "cold storage" in September, said Bill O'Leary, chief executive of the Alaska railroad, speaking Thursday to the Resource ...
NJ Transit had a significantly higher accident rate during that span than the rest of the nation's 10 largest commuter railroads, ranked by weekday ridership, and had the highest rate of accidents attributed to human factors, such as speeding and drug ...
The railroad is using the drones, equipped with cameras capable of ultra high definition video cameras, to inspect the tiniest details and look for any signs of trouble.
Rochelle has convinced Fortune 500 companies that use rail to locate along the city-owned, privately-operated railroad that connects two major transcontinental railroads. By charging a fee for switching freight cars between the BNSF and Union Pacific ...
One of the board's proposals would require railroads to let competitors use their lines at potentially below-market prices determined by the government - without showing anticompetitive conduct or abuse by a railroad. This "forced access" approach ...
The Historical Association of Lewiston's October program is titled, "The Great Gorge railroad and the Lewiston Station.
The new rail line is designed to create a new rail bypass around Chicago, which Blaszak said would lead to economic opportunity in counties outside of Chicago, permanent jobs to maintain the railroad and reduce cost in the supply chain. The rail ...
The burning car was reported to police at 4:45 a.m. by a passerby, according to Jamestown police. The 2010 Toyota Camry had been stolen from the driveway of ...
A lady named Megan Kelly one of the park's department staff kept a running commentary relating the history of the railroads, Henry County, and the cities of Windsor, and Leeton as we rode. As someone who loves hearing any history of Missouri I thought ...
MARION - County Road 66 Kenton-Galion at its railroad tracks, and County Road 68 Marion-Wyandot at its railroad tracks will both be closed Sunday, Oct. 23 through Sunday, Oct. 30 for railroad track repairs.
The following CSX RR crossings are currently closed with the predicted reopen days: E Maxwell St - closed last week - End of day Friday, possibly Saturday; E Jordan St - open; E Blount St - End of day Friday possibly Saturday; E Lee St - closed this ...
Last week you found me exploring the iconic and historic place at Promontory Summit, Utah, where the last spike was placed to complete our nation's first transcontinental railroad in 1869. The project was the result of sheer genius on many levels. When ...


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