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March 19, 2018
Amtrak quietly ends student, AAA discounts
March 19, 2018 - 2:48pm
February 3, 2018
A fire from a train derailment burns uncontrollably as seen in this aerial photograph Monday, Dec. 30, 2013, west of Casselton, N.D.  Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
Heitkamp introduces bill to require two-person freight train crews to improve rail safety
February 3, 2018 - 1:35pm
January 13, 2018
Amtrak ridership down in North Dakota
January 13, 2018 - 7:01am
October 24, 2017
A fire from a train derailment burns uncontrollably as seen in this photograph Monday, Dec. 30, 2013, west of Casselton, N.D.  Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
Rail industry phasing out tank cars involved in Casselton derailment ahead of deadline
October 24, 2017 - 12:27pm
August 23, 2017
Crews from BNSF work to repair the damaged rail  bridge over the Red River in downtown Grand Forks after a fire Aug. 18. Photo by Eric Hylden/Grand Forks Herald
Grand Forks rail bridge fire had human cause, repairs near completion
August 23, 2017 - 5:10pm
July 3, 2017
Train derailment spills 20,000 gallons of crude oil in Illinois
July 3, 2017 - 1:33pm
A derailed Amtrak passenger train lies on its side before the Chambers Bay Bridge on Puget Sound in Steilacoom, Washington, U.S. July 2, 2017. West Pierce Fire Department/Handout via REUTERS
Several passengers injured when Amtrak train derails in Washington state
July 3, 2017 - 7:59am
June 13, 2017
An engineering contractor employee looks down the rails Tuesday to the North Dakota Mill after a string of 15 empty rails were blown down the tracks by high winds. The string of cars collided with two other cars being used at the nearby Residual Materials Inc. scrapyard, causing one of the cars to partially derail. (Andrew Haffner/Grand Forks Herald)
High winds push rail cars, cause derailment near state mill
June 13, 2017 - 1:40pm
June 6, 2017
Passengers ride in historic refurbished train cars that made its way west of Grand Forks along the BNSF  rail line to Devils Lake on June 6, 2017. (Joshua Komer / Grand Forks Herald)
Photos: Historic train cars roll through Grand Forks for BNSF family appreciation day
June 6, 2017 - 10:56pm
May 26, 2017
This vintage steam locomotive will chug through southeastern North Dakota soon. (Special to Forum News Service)
All aboard: Passenger steam locomotive to visit Fargo area next week
May 26, 2017 - 7:06pm
March 15, 2017
A load out technician fills a railroad tank car with ethanol fuel, converted from corn, in the town of Nevada, Iowa, December 6, 2007. REUTERS/Jason Reed
New, safer U.S. rail cars gather dust even as ethanol trains grow longer
March 15, 2017 - 2:30pm
February 8, 2017
Amtrak's Empire Builder train makes a stop in Fargo on its way from Chicago to Seattle in this 2010 file photo.
Amtrak's Empire Builder route resumes after avalanche
February 8, 2017 - 10:14am
January 4, 2017
People are transported after a commuter train derailed at Atlantic Terminal in New York Wednesday, Jan. 4. REUTERS/Alex Wroblewski
N.Y. train derailment injures more than 100 commuters
January 4, 2017 - 10:59am
December 6, 2016
A two-mile Canadian Pacific train loaded with oil tank cars idles on a track in Enderlin, N.D., Nov. 14, 2014. REUTERS/Ernest Scheyder
With Dakota Access in limbo, more Bakken crude to move on trains
December 6, 2016 - 1:36pm
October 9, 2016
Oil tanker cars are lined up at a crude oil rail loading terminal in Tioga, N.D.   File photo by Eric Hylden/Grand Forks Herald
Shell ditches West Coast rail plan for Bakken oil
October 9, 2016 - 2:45pm