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  1. John MikolajazykRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Hawk Eye

    ... On Sept. 7, 1994, he married Carla Rezab in Kahoka, Mo. Mr. Mikolajazyk worked for the Burlington Northern Santa Fe and retired in March 2016 after more than 40 years of service. Survivors include his wife; two children, Tanya Frank of Fort Madison ...

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  2. IL: Metra to Close Ticket Office in La Grange's Newly Renovated Stone Avenue StationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 19 | Mass Transit

    July 19--It's a sign of the times that the Metra ticket office in La Grange's Stone Avenue train station will close in August, and more closures at other stations are likely. Purchases of tickets at ticket offices are declining at stations across the Burlington Northern Santa Fe line, said Mike Gillis, a Metra spokesperson.

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  3. Metra to close ticket office in La Grange's newly renovated Stone Avenue stationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 18 | Chicago Tribune

    It's a sign of the times that the Metra ticket office in La Grange's Stone Avenue train station will close in August, and more closures at other stations are likely. Purchases of tickets at ticket offices are declining at stations across the Burlington Northern Santa Fe line, said Mike Gillis, a Metra spokesperson.

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  4. Teen killed by freight train near North Bonneville may have been distractedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2017 | Camas-Washougal Post-Record

    ... County deputies and Skamania County EMS responded to a report of a pedestrian struck by a Burlington Northern Santa Fe freight train around noon Sunday, near milepost 40 on state Route 14, between the towns of North Bonneville and Stevenson. ...

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  5. Twin Ports Benzene Spill: 25 Years LaterRead the original story

    Friday Jun 30 | WDIO

    On June 30, 1992, a Burlington Northern train derailed on a bridge over the Nemadji River. Fourteen cars went off the tracks.

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  6. Port of Kalama Files Appeal to Shorelines Conditional Use PermitRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 30 | PRWeb

    While the Port is in no way opposed to regulation of greenhouse gas emissions, the Port believes that GHG emissions are appropriately addressed in the air emissions permit for the manufacturing facility not a shorelines decision. The mission of the Port of Kalama is to induce capital investment in an environmentally responsible manner to create jobs & enhance public recreational opportunities.

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  7. Why Are Railroads So Lucrative?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 29 | The Motley Fool

    Railroad investors have been immensely happy recently as the industry sees year after year of booming growth. In this Industry Focus segment, Motley Fool analyst Sean O'Reilly is joined by contributor Adam Levine-Weinberg to explain the biggest reasons behind why railroads are doing so well while the shipping industry is tanking.

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  8. Warren Buffett, socialistRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 27 | American Thinker

    Warren Buffett thinks a single payer health care system is the way to go. That would certainly destroy millions of private sector jobs in the same way that raising the minimum wage too high has done.

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  9. Buffett wants a big deal. Lately, he's settled for small onesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 27 | The Globe and Mail

    ... in 2015. Since then, profit from Berkshire's dozens of operating businesses like railroad Burlington Northern Santa Fe and auto insurer Geico have refilled the coffers. That situation prompted Mr. Buffett to tell shareholders at Berkshire's annual ...

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  10. Coroner IDs woman hit, killed by trainRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 26 | TheDenverChannel

    ... Gazette reports Laura Martin was on the tracks in a no trespassing area when she was hit by a Burlington Northern Santa Fe train hauling coal Sunday morning. Police Sgt. Mark DeVorss says it's unclear why Martin was on the tracks. Investigators have ...

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  11. ID released for woman killed by train in Colorado SpringsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 26 | The Gazette

    ... Sunday in a "no trespassing" area below the Bijou Street bridge and Interstate 25. The 110-car Burlington Northern Santa Fe train was heading south and hauling coal when the train conductor said he spotted Martin on the tracks and "attempted to stop ...

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  12. Police: Woman killed by train near downtown Colorado SpringsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 25 | The Gazette

    ... 25. The train conductor reported the incident just after 11 a.m. Police said the 110-car Burlington Northern Santa Fe train was heading south and hauling coal. It "attempted to stop and alerted the woman on the tracks but the train could not stop in ...

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  13. These murals will change the way you look at TacomaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2017 | Crosscut.com

    ... erected along the Prairie Line Trail , a one-mile linear park that will stretch along the old Burlington Northern Santa Fe railroad from the Brewery District to the waterfront. One-third of the trail is already finished - a paved path with grasses ...

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  14. Metrolink offering special roundtrip train rides for Angels vs. Dodgers Freeway SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2017 | The Wave

    ... Series train service began in 2013. It took a hiatus last year because Metrolink was operating Burlington Northern Santa Fe freight locomotives that did not meet the clean air requirements of the Mobile Source Air Pollution Reduction Review ...

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  15. June 22, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2017 | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    ... masthead-fixed full-width singular wpb-js-composer js-comp-ver-5.1.1 vc_responsive" Crews with Burlington Northern Santa Fe railroad are working on cleaning up following a partial train derailment in downtown Mitchell. On Thursday afternoon, an ...

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  16. Pedestrian killed when struck by train in Jefferson CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2017 | Hawk Eye

    "On June 19 at approximately 11:00 p.m., a call came into the Jefferson County Law Center that a Burlington Northern Santa Fe train was stopped in town and had all the street crossings blocked," Jefferson County Attorney Tom Dille said in a press release Wednesday. "The had hit something and were trying to determine what they had hit."

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  17. Kathleen Heit: Downtown through the generationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2017 | The Capital-Journal

    ... Two-year-old Morgan particularly enjoys tossing pennies in the fountains and climbing on the Burlington Northern Santa Fe train. "Our connection to downtown comes back to family, community and great career opportunities," Heit said. "Downtown Topeka ...

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  18. In Pursuit of Profession: Following the Frogs- three years laterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2017 | Star-Telegram.com

    ... the world. Jonathon Allen had secured a job as a Finance/Accounting Management Trainee at Burlington Northern Santa Fe (BNSF) before graduation. So did Rebecca Philp; she was hired as a consultant with Deloitte Consulting. Natalie Brown fared well, ...

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  19. Loveland Planning Commission moves DDA plan alongRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2017 | ReporterHerald.com

    The Loveland Planning Commission on Monday checked a box on the list of steps required to place a question on November's ballot asking downtown voters to approve debt for the Downtown Development Authority.

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  20. Railroad Crossing Closures ExtendedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2017 | KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud

    Railroad crossing closures in St. Cloud and Sauk Rapids have been extended until Thursday. The crossings were originally scheduled to open today.

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