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May 5, 2016
Railroads promise more Minnesota safety money
May 5, 2016 - 8:13am
February 7, 2016
Dayton’s Jobs Bill includes $124 million in rail safety
February 7, 2016 - 5:30am
September 3, 2015
U.S. Sens. Al Franken of Minnesota and Tammy Baldwin of Wisconsin host a Minneapolis forum Wednesday, Sept. 2, 2015, during which political and public safety leaders from both states discuss issues they have with oil train safety. FORUM NEWS SERVICE/Don Davis
Better communications may mean safer oil trains
September 3, 2015 - 9:01am
July 8, 2015
Cathy Velasquez Eberhart of St. Paul tells reporters Tuesday, July 7, 2015, that a new group is working to get oil trains out of her city's neighorhoods. FORUM NEWS SERVICE/Don Davis
Minnesota emergency managers want better railroad communications
July 8, 2015 - 8:42am
June 27, 2015
Sen. Al Franken: Making rail safety a top priority in MN
June 27, 2015 - 5:45am
June 12, 2015
MnDOT working to reduce rail crossing fatalities, injuries
June 12, 2015 - 5:10am
May 17, 2015
Oil safety lawsuit unhelpful
May 17, 2015 - 5:15am
May 7, 2015
Smoke from the wreckage of several oil tanker cars that derailed in a field near the town of Heimdal, N.D., on Wednesday, May 6, 2015. A train carrying crude oil detailed and caught fire early Wednesday morning, officials said, just days after the U.S. government announced sweeping reforms to improve safety of the volatile shipments. FORUM NEWS SERVICE/Andrew Cullen
Derailment focuses attention on lack of Minnesota rail deal
May 7, 2015 - 8:16am
May 1, 2015
Oil trains' dangers fuel debate at Minn. Capitol
May 1, 2015 - 8:35am
March 17, 2015
Dayton touts transportation plan that would raise gasoline taxes
March 17, 2015 - 10:56am
March 14, 2015
Marquart advances rail debate
March 14, 2015 - 5:55am
March 10, 2015
Minnesota Rep. Paul Marquart of Dilworth points to a map showing where rail crossing repairs are needed Tuesday, March 10, 2015, as he presses for more funding. With him is Rep. Lyndon Carlson of Crystal. FORUM NEWS SERVICE/Don Davis
State leaders disagree on rail oil safety approach
March 10, 2015 - 11:13pm
February 6, 2015
New derailment ignites calls for safer rail cars
February 6, 2015 - 5:05am
BNSF Railway crews construct track in northern Minnesota near Canadian border. Photo courtesy BNSF Railway
BNSF announces $326 million in projects for Minnesota in 2015
February 6, 2015 - 5:00am
January 16, 2015
Minnesota study shows lack of oil safety training
January 16, 2015 - 8:14am