OUR OPINION: Oil-train safety starts in the oil fields
Several times a day, oil trains rumble through Grand Forks, prompting red lights to flash, rail safety arms to fall — and stopped motorists to ponder their fiery fates if that train were to explosively derail.
Grand Forks has a new stake in rail safety, as does just about every other community in the upper Midwest.
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