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December 16, 2014
Train hits pickup near Hawley, authorities search for victims
December 16, 2014 - 8:31am
August 12, 2014
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton tells emergency services personnel Monday, Aug. 11, 2014, that he is concerned that the state does not know how much oil railroads will transport across the state. FORUM NEWS SERVICE/Don Davis
Minnesota planning ‘Bakken awareness 101’
August 12, 2014 - 7:59am
Crews work to clear the debris at the scene of the BNSF derailment. No one was hurt and the incident did not involve any hazardous material or pose a threat to public safety, according to the Cass County MN Sheriff’s Department, when fifty train cars carrying coal derailed at about 11:48 p.m. Sunday in Sylvan Township, west of Pillager, Minn. BRAINERD DISPATCH/Steve Kohls
50 coal train cars derail in Pillager, Minn.
May 12, 2014 - 12:00pm
March 19, 2014
Brooklyn Park Fire Chief Ken Prillaman tells the Minnesota House public safety committee on Wednesday, March 19, 2014, that he supports a bill that would provide funds for first-responders to be trained and equipped to fight oil fires. Looking on in Rep. Debra Hillstrom of Brooklyn Center. FORUM NEWS SERVICE/Don Davis
Committee moves toward oil disaster preparedness
March 19, 2014 - 9:00pm
Tanker cars that carry crude oil from the Bakken region of North Dakota have become part of the freight mix for Burlington Northern Santa Fe going through DL. DL NEWSPAPERS/Brian Basham
Oil traffic causes BNSF slowdown
March 19, 2014 - 4:00pm
March 14, 2014
BNSF workers and a hazardous materials team clean up fuel that spilled from a CSX locomotive on the outskirts of Randall, Minn., on Thursday morning, March 13, 2014. Emergency personnel were called at 9 a.m. Friday from the central Minnesota town. Railroad workers  and the hazardous materials team were collecting and wiping up fuel that apparently overflowed after a line break on the engine. BRAINERD DISPATCH/Steve Kohls
Train spills small amount of fuel in central Minnesota
March 14, 2014 - 8:33am
February 12, 2014
A BNSF train stopped just in time before it would have hit a semi truck stuck on the tracks in Brainerd, Minn., on Feb. 12, 2014. FORUM NEWS SERVICE/Jennifer Stockinger
Train stops moments before it would have hit truck stuck on tracks
February 12, 2014 - 8:45pm
February 5, 2014
Train sprays oil for nearly 70 miles
February 5, 2014 - 8:21am
February 3, 2014
A destroyed vehicle is towed from the scene after colliding with a train Sunday, Feb.2, 2014, in Sabin, MN. FORUM NEWS SERVICE/David Samsonplay button
Victims of Sabin train-vehicle crash lived just yards from intersection
February 3, 2014 - 8:50am
February 1, 2014
Cold and snow mean train woes
February 1, 2014 - 4:00pm
January 13, 2014
National Transporation and Safety Board member Robert Sumwalt, right, views damaged rail cars at the scene of the BNSF train accident in Casselton, North Dakota January 1, 2014 in this handout provided by NTSB. Mandatory evacuation orders were lifted on Tuesday in Casselton, where a fiery oil train crash a day earlier triggered a series of blasts and forced residents from their homes. The 106-car BNSF Railway Co oil train struck a derailed grain train about a mile west of Casselton. REUTERS/NTSB
Report puts train crash damage estimate at $6.1 million
January 13, 2014 - 12:22pm
December 30, 2013
A fire from a train derailment burns uncontrollably as seem from a mile away Monday, Dec. 30, 2013, west of Casselton, N.D. FORUM NEWS SERVICE/Michael Vosburgplay button
Train carrying crude oil derails near Casselton, N.D.
December 30, 2013 - 4:45pm
December 16, 2013
A semi-truck was hit by a train at the Sixth Avenue NW railroad crossing in Perham on Saturday night. The semi's three occupants managed to escape just before impact. SUBMITTED PHOTO
Semi struck by train in Perham; three escape just before impact
December 16, 2013 - 8:13pm
December 12, 2013
Oil field traffic forces Amtrak cancellations Friday and Sunday
December 12, 2013 - 9:01am
The driver of a truck traveling westbound on Fifth Street in Morris was killed when her truck was hit by a train at about 2 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 11. FORUM NEWS SERVICE/Brooke Kern
Minnesota woman killed in truck-train collision in Morris
December 12, 2013 - 8:22am