After derailment, rail line opens near Mahnomen | Detroit Lakes Online

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Cleaning up the mess in Mahnomen are crews with speciality contractors that deal with railroad spills and derailment cleanups. Eight tanker cars, each with 20,000 gallons or more of canola oil, were involved in the derailment, though not all cars lost all their oil. Railroad officials were assessing the damage and pumping out the oil on Tuesday. (Nathan Bowe/Tribune)

After derailment, rail line opens near Mahnomen

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Canadian Pacific Railways got their line in Mahnomen opened about 2 a.m. Wednesday as cleanup continued in the derailment of 13 cars on a through train Monday evening.


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