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March 8, 2017
This photo from Miranda Fenner, Minot, shows the eastbound Amtrak passenger train, left, where it was lodged in a huge snowbank west of Rugby, Wednesday morning. Efforts to remove the train from the snowbank continued on Wednesday. Submitted photoplay button
Amtrak train freed after being stuck almost 13 hours in 25-foot ND snowbank
March 8, 2017 - 10:06pm
October 5, 2016
Tylertown; Detroit Lakes first settlement
October 5, 2016 - 8:48am
November 8, 2015
Detroit Lakes city officials  and Amtrak representatives met at the railroad depot Thursday morning to discuss handicap accessibility and other issues. The city was presented with a new sign to put on the local railroad platform. SUBMITTED PHOTO
Amtrak officials visit DL, planning improvements for depot
November 8, 2015 - 5:40am
May 1, 2015
The Thorpes’ journey began in St. Paul at the Union Depot. John said that they enjoyed the relaxing trip on Amtrak because they were able to sit back and enjoy the scenery along the way rather than having ton concentrate on the road in front of them. SUBMITTED PHOTO
Couple decides to take train west, enjoy scenery instead of driving
May 1, 2015 - 5:25am
October 10, 2014
ND Amtrak trains reverse directions
October 10, 2014 - 1:56pm
September 27, 2014
Amtrak detour continues: Construction delays slow BNSF track work
September 27, 2014 - 1:30pm
February 12, 2014
BNSF pledges to improve service, end Amtrak detour
February 12, 2014 - 12:05pm
Oil field traffic forces Amtrak cancellations Friday and Sunday
December 12, 2013 - 9:01am
December 7, 2013
Bemidji truck driver dies in crash with Amtrak train
December 7, 2013 - 5:30pm
September 11, 2013
Amtrak passengers watch as the westbound train pulls into the Fargo, N.D., station late on Friday, Sept. 6. Less than one in four Amtrak trains have made it to Fargo on schedule so far this year. KYLE POTTER/FORUM NEWS SERVICE
On-time trains a rarity for Amtrak passengers
September 11, 2013 - 10:04am
July 17, 2013
Amtrak’s Empire Builder offers passengers a 360-degree view from the comfortable Sightseer Lounge. SAM BENSHOOF/FORUM NEWS SERVICE
Tips for traveling via the Empire Builder
July 17, 2013 - 11:37am
June 21, 2013
Amtrak passenger arrested after police find 12.5 pounds of pot during Grand Forks stop
June 21, 2013 - 11:48am
March 24, 2009
Amtrak detours trains in North Dakota
March 24, 2009 - 10:14am