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September 23, 2018
Repairs have finished on a railroad track near Cavalier and Walhalla, N.D., that's vital to area's agriculture sector. Photo courtesy of Curt Kirking
Back on tracks: Rail line soon will be up and running in Cavalier, Walhalla
September 23, 2018 - 8:00am
September 4, 2018
Curt Kirking, co-owner of Cavalier Bean Co., said he learned about a railroad fire south of Cavalier Thursday morning. This fire came not long after the rail company sent a letter stating they would no longer pay for major repairs in the area. Curt Kirking / Submitted photo
Railroad-dependent Cavalier companies eager for new bridge
September 4, 2018 - 11:46am
July 27, 2018
Cavalier area ag businesses are considering options for replacing a rail line that was damaged in a fire in July.  Curt Kirking / Submitted photo
Cavalier businesses consider options to restore damaged rail line
July 27, 2018 - 3:20pm
April 30, 2018
There is optimism that block grants in the Infrastructure Plan that could help fix thousands of rural bridges and roads that are deteriorating. Michelle Rook / Forum News Service
Agriculture sector excited about president's infrastructure package
April 30, 2018 - 7:36am
February 8, 2018
A portion of a long line of BNSF locomotives are lined up on a curved section of tracks Monday, May 9, 2016, north of the 12th Avenue North bridge over the tracks in Fargo. Dave Wallis / Forum News Service
North Dakota state rail inspectors issued 49 violations last year
February 8, 2018 - 2:56pm
September 22, 2017
A BNSF Railway worker inspects one of the freight trains at the railyard in Grand Forks on Thursday, June 8, 2017. (Joshua Komer / Grand Forks Herald)
Railroad to replace, close crossings in north Grand Forks
September 22, 2017 - 5:14pm
August 19, 2017
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Businesses search for alternative ways to move grain after rail bridge fire in Grand Forks
August 19, 2017 - 10:40am
August 18, 2017
An early morning fire engulfed a wooden buttress system on the Grand Forks railroad bridge sometime before 6 a.m. Friday. Firefighters had mostly extinguished the flames by 7:15 a.m. (Andrew Haffner/Grand Forks Herald)play button
UPDATE: Grand Forks railroad bridge burns in early morning fire
August 18, 2017 - 8:36am
July 29, 2017
Officials irked by toxic train: St. Paul not alerted after chlorine-carrying train car derails
July 29, 2017 - 4:59pm
June 13, 2017
Our view: Better railroad access good (and bad) for ND
June 13, 2017 - 7:19am
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
October 25, 2016
Crews from three major railroad companies worked Tuesday, Oct. 25, 2016 to secure the scene of a train derailment and the resulting spill of the combustible chemical octene south of Superior, Wis. (Jed Carlson / Forum News Service)
Train derailment results in chemical spill in northern Wisconsin
October 25, 2016 - 6:00pm
October 9, 2016
Emergency responders work near a train that sits derailed near the community of New Hyde Park on Long Island in New York, U.S, October 9, 2016.  REUTERS/Eduardo Munozplay button
Train derailment injures dozens, disrupts service on Long Island, New York
October 9, 2016 - 2:18pm
April 12, 2016
Grand Forks committee gives nod to bid for downtown-area recreational dock
April 12, 2016 - 8:00pm
Railroad study open house set for Nov. 17
November 12, 2015 - 6:31pm