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January 12, 2018
Wreckage of the BNSF oil train derailment smoulders  just outside of Heimdal, N.D.,  more than 10 hours after the accident on May 6,2015. Eric Hylden/ Forum News Service file photo
Federal safety board releases final cause, recommendations after fiery ND oil train derailment in 2015
January 12, 2018 - 2:35pm
October 24, 2017
Canadian Pacific railroad’s upgrades allow faster speeds in ND
October 24, 2017 - 9:12pm
September 20, 2017
Crews work Wednesday afternoon at getting some rail cars back on the track at the Gavilon Grain, Jamestown West facility. John M. Steiner / The Sun
BNSF cars, engines derail upright west of Jamestown
September 20, 2017 - 5:22pm
May 30, 2017
Mike Jacobs: Of railroads, newspapers and education
May 30, 2017 - 8:09am
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
January 14, 2017
A BNSF train approaches a pedestrian crossing near Broadway in Fargo in this Dec. 31, 2012 photo. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Serviceplay button
Severe winter weather creates challenges for railway
January 14, 2017 - 9:17am
August 11, 2015
First state rail safety program inspector hired
August 11, 2015 - 6:43am
August 8, 2015
Small number of U.S. railroads meet safety deadline
August 8, 2015 - 6:59am
Rail regulators must phase out unsafe oil tank cars
January 8, 2014 - 10:00am
January 6, 2014
Senator Schumer seeks to turn up heat on railcar safety
January 6, 2014 - 10:00pm
January 4, 2014
John M. Steiner / The Sun
With trains hauling cargo like Bakken crude oil, coal and other hazardous material through Jamestown each day, local emergency response agencies have a general plan in place to respond to any incident that could arise from a train crash.
Emergency plan; Officials have general one for incidents like Casselton train derailment
January 4, 2014 - 7:26am
March 26, 2012
Railroads have mutual benefit
March 26, 2012 - 6:45am