Railroad Newsline for Saturday, 02/09/08
Author: Larry W. Grant
Date: 02-08-2008 - 20:02






Railroad Newsline for Saturday, February 09, 2008

Compiled by Larry W. Grant

In Memory of Rob Carlson, 1952 – 2006






RAIL NEWS




BNSF ISSUES SERVICE ADVISORY REGARDING DERAILMENT AT IMBODEN, ARKANSAS

[domino.bnsf.com]




DEER CONGREGATE IN DULUTH RAILYARD (With photo)

[www.duluthnewstribune.com]




MOKENA, ILLINOIS LAYS DOWN THE LAW ON EJ&E RAIL SALE

[www.suburbanchicagonews.com]




FOR KANSAS CITY SOUTHERN, 2007 WAS A VERY GOOD YEAR

[www.kansascity.com]




STATISTICS ON TRAIN ACCIDENTS SHOW NO RHYME OR REASON

[media.www.californiaaggie.com]

Courtesy, Coleman Randall, Jr.




COMMENTARY, THE BEMIDJI PIONEER: SWANSON MISREPRESENTS RAILROAD ISSUES

[www.bemidjipioneer.com]




VELOCIPEDE: BACK ON TRACKS AT MUSEUM (With photos)

[www.parrysound.com]




EDITORIAL, THE NEVADA APPEAL: OBSTACLES WON'T BE ABLE TO DERAIL THE V&T

[www.nevadaappeal.com]




GUEST COMMENTARY, THE SEATTLE TIMES: TIME IS RIPE FOR REFORM OF SEATTLE, TACOMA PORTS

[seattletimes.nwsource.com]




FREIGHTCAR AMERICA POSTS LOSS ON DROP IN ORDERS

[www.chicagotribune.com]




VALLEY RAIL PART OF $100 MILLION ALASKA RAILROAD CAPITAL BUDGET

[www.adn.com]




OPINION, THE VANCOUVER (WA) COLUMBIAN: CANADA BY TRAIL A RAIL ADVENTURE

[www.columbian.com]




MANLY TERMINAL, NORTHERN RAILWAY, HAWKEYE PARTNER (With photo)

[ethanolproducer.com]




NEVADA FIREFIGHTERS RECEIVE RAIL INCIDENT RESPONSE TRAINING FROM UNION PACIFIC

[news.rgj.com]




POLICE: TRUCK DRIVER WHO HIT RAILROAD BRIDGE DID NOT HEED ROAD SIGNS

[www.chron.com]




PORT OF TACOMA'S WINTER PACIFIC GATEWAY ONLINE

[www.tacomadailyindex.com]




HIGHBALLING THROUGH THE LIVING ROOM

[suburbanjournals.stltoday.com]




BALDWYN, MISSISSIPPI RESIDENTS LASH OUT AT RAIL COMPANY

[www.djournal.com]




NOT YOUR TYPICAL TEEN INTEREST

[www.fortcollinsnow.com]




LOW BRIDGE, TALL TRUCKS: TIN-CAN ALLEY (With photo)

[www.boston.com]




MICHIGAN RAIL JOBS IN JEOPARDY

[www.battlecreekenquirer.com]




JACKSON, TENNESSEE OK'S FUNDS TO MOVE HISTORIC RAIL CAR TO CASEY JONES VILLAGE

[www.jacksonsun.com]




B&ML RAILROAD CALLS IT QUITS

[www.mainebiz.biz]




REMEMBER THE B&ML

[waldo.villagesoup.com]




NOW HERE'S A CHOO-CHOO (With video)

[www.nj.com]




COAL TRAIN RAISES SAFETY CONCERNS IN WINDBER, PENNSYLVANIA

[www.dailyamerican.com]




LOOK, LISTEN, AND LIVE: INDIANA PROGRAM ENCOURAGES RAIL CROSSING SAFETY

[www.batesvilleheraldtribune.com]




TRANSIT NEWS




HOUSTON METRO TO WORK ON RAIL LINE SATURDAY

[www.chron.com]




NO INJURIES IN METRA TRAIN COLLISION ON CHICAGO'S NORTHWEST SIDE

[newsblogs.chicagotribune.com]




DENVER LIGHT-RAIL WINS $60 MILLION GRANT

[www.denverpost.com]




NEW SEATTLE STREETCAR LINES SHOULD BE IN CENTER OF ROAD, COUNCIL MEMBER SAYS

[seattletimes.nwsource.com]




HUGE PROJECT PROPOSED OVER METRA RAILROAD TRACKS NEAR CHICAGO'S McCORMICK PLACE

[www.chicagotribune.com]




EDITORIAL, THE TRACY PRESS: ACE SHOULD RIDE ON ITS OWN RAILS

[tracypress.com]




THE FUTURE OF MINNEAPOLIS/ST. PAUL LIGHT-RAIL LINE DEBATED (With video)

[wcco.com]




MARKETING PROGRAM HELPS BUSINESSES NEAR NEW PHOENIX LIGHT-RAIL

[www.azcentral.com]




FEDS OK $75 MILLION FOR FITCHBURG-BOSTON COMMUTER RAIL LINE

[www.telegram.com]




LAGNIAPPE (Something extra, not always railroad related, for Saturday’s only.)




EVERY SNOWFLAKE TELLS OWN STORY: NATURE CAN CRANK OUT MILLIONS A DAY -- COMPUTER, JUST ONE (With photos and graphic)

[www.chicagotribune.com]




GUESS WHO'S COMING TO DINNER? (With photos)

[www.rockymountainnews.com]




OUR HOUSE, THE WAREHOUSE: NORTH CAROLINA FAMILY LIVES LARGE, TURNING A CENTURY-OLD COTTON STORAGE STRUCTURE INTO HOME (With photo gallery)

[www.philly.com]




DEATH PHOTO OF WAR REPORTER PYLE FOUND

[hosted.ap.org]




MEMORIES SWELL IN 1950'S HOUSE (With photo gallery and video)

[www.chicagotribune.com]




TRIBES CONFRONT PAINFUL LEGACY OF INDIAN BOARDING SCHOOLS (With photo gallery)

[seattletimes.nwsource.com]




CHARLEY'S NEARLY LETHAL WINTER WALK

[www.sierrasun.com]




COMPANIES MAP NEW USES FOR TRACKING CHIPS; CRITICS CONCERNED TECHNOLOGY WOULD COMPROMISE PRIVACY

[www.sfgate.com]




EXPLORING THE WEST

[www.sierrasun.com]




'ON THE WAY DOWN, IT'S A NEWSREEL OF YOUR LIFE' (WITH PHOTO AND MAP)

[www.concordmonitor.com]




THE END





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