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April 7, 2016
Tim Middagh/Daily Globe
Railroad Crossing: Commerce continues to roll through Worthington
April 7, 2016 - 4:27pm
April 1, 2016
Senators tell railroads: begin to talk safety
April 1, 2016 - 9:00pm
March 27, 2016
Callaway Fire Chief Keith Heinlein, left, speaks with Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton, Rep. Collin Peterson and Sen. Kent Eken and other state and local officials Saturday morning as the governor toured the site of Thursday’s propane explosion in Callaway. Brian Basham/Forum News Service
‘I wouldn’t wish this on anybody’: Visiting site of truck-train collision, Gov. Dayton urges statewide rail safety upgrades
March 27, 2016 - 8:40pm
March 24, 2016
Backers of three Minnesota rail crossing projects argue their cases
March 24, 2016 - 9:08pm
September 25, 2015
The Northwest Iowa Model Railroad Club runs one of its trains along the north rail on the Otter Valley Railroad at the fairgrounds in Sibley. Jesse Trelstad/Daily Globe
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Just the ticket: Northwest Iowa Model Railroad Club still chugging along after 30 years
September 25, 2015 - 9:07am
September 2, 2015
U.S. Sens. Al Franken of Minnesota and Tammy Baldwin of Wisconsin host a Minneapolis forum Wednesday, during which political and public safety leaders  from both states discuss issues they have with oil train safety. Don Davis/Forum News Service
Better communications may mean safer oil trains
September 2, 2015 - 8:46pm
August 13, 2015
Jesse Trelstad/Daily Globe
All aboard: Union Pacific spends $5.3 million to improve railway in Nobles County
August 13, 2015 - 9:26pm
July 31, 2015
Column: It's by no means China in southwest Minnesota
July 31, 2015 - 9:36pm
July 13, 2015
Body found on train tracks north of Sibley
July 13, 2015 - 9:39pm
July 7, 2015
Emergency managers want more railroad communications
July 7, 2015 - 9:15pm
June 11, 2015
Janet Timmerman explains how teachers would conduct a class in a one-room schoolhouse. Kristin Kirtz/Daily Globe
Lessons to be learned
June 11, 2015 - 8:14pm
June 3, 2015
Letter: Magnolia also had link to railroad president Drake
June 3, 2015 - 5:53pm
May 28, 2015
Train cars collapsed bridge near International Falls. Photo by Laurel Beager
Trestle burns, collapses along busy Minnesota rail line
May 28, 2015 - 9:57pm
February 10, 2015
Proposed Willmar wye remains on track in state rail plan
February 10, 2015 - 8:53pm
January 20, 2015
Accusations fly over short-line railroad maintenance
January 20, 2015 - 9:52pm