Burlington Northern Santa Fe Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. This is what Ramsey County wants built with bonding moneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2015 | TwinCities

    ... -- $1 million for predesign work on a grade-separation project of the Union Pacific and Burlington Northern Santa Fe railroad track near Westminster Junction east of downtown St. Paul. The project's goal is to ease rail congestion in the area. "We ...

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  2. Train tracks wash away in southwest MissouriRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2015 | KAIT-TV

    ... has washed away and caused at least nine cars to topple onto their sides in southwest Missouri. Burlington Northern Santa Fe spokesman Andy Williams says the tracks washed away Sunday morning after crews stopped the train because of flooding along ...

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  3. Winter weather puts hold on EWGRR rail projectRead the original story

    Dec 24, 2015 | Cheney Free Press

    Just as winter slows many traditional construction projects, so it is for the rehabilitation of tracks on the Eastern Washington Gateway Railroad. A cold snap in late November kept crews from finishing replacement of old ties and additional work on the roadbed for the 6.9-mile stretch of track that runs from the junction with the Burlington Northern Santa Fe in Cheney to the Geiger Spur.

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  4. Reject buses on the CKC | LetterRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2015 | Kirkland Reporter

    I would like some explanation of how the former Burlington Northern rail line, now known as the Cross Kirkland Corridor , is being considered as a commuter bus line. For decades this former rail line was used for freight only.

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  5. BuffettRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2015 | CNN

    ... brands like Dairy Queen, Fruit of the Loom, Oriental Trading and Benjamin Moore as well as the Burlington Northern Santa Fe railroad and a bunch of electric utilities and natural gas pipeline companies. And even though lower oil prices have hurt ...

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  6. Maple Valley receives grant for road improvementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2015 | Covington Reporter

    ... The improvements will extend from Southeasat 272nd, Kent-Kangley Road-SR 516, to the Burlington Northern Santa Fe railroad crossing. This project is currently included in the city's approved six year transportation improvement program. We encourage ...

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  7. Meyer calls for White Rock waterfront parking-plan revisitRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2015 | Peace Arch News

    ... Judy Forster casting the deciding vote in opposition. Forster's decision, in part, came after Burlington Northern Santa Fe, which owns the land, announced it was looking to negotiate for an additional $600,000 in parking revenue from the city. Had ...

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  8. CP's credit rating could suffer if Norfolk takeover goes throughRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2015 | Globe and Mail

    ... in 2001, have not been tested. After blocking the deal between Canadian National Railway and Burlington Northern Santa Fe, the Surface Transportation Board said rail mergers must enhance competition, not merely preserve it. "These rules were ...

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  9. Warren Buffett has a year to forgetRead the original story

    Dec 21, 2015 | GantDaily.com

    ... brands like Dairy Queen, Fruit of the Loom, Oriental Trading and Benjamin Moore as well as the Burlington Northern Santa Fe railroad and a bunch of electric utilities and natural gas pipeline companies. And even though lower oil prices have hurt ...

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  10. Pedestrian killed by train in Coon RapidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2015 | TwinCities

    A pedestrian walking on the train tracks was struck and killed by a Burlington Northern Santa Fe train Sunday afternoon in Coon Rapids. Police say the person was struck around 11:59 p.m. while walking on the tracks near the 1000 block of Northdale Boulevard NW.

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  11. CommentsRead the original story

    Dec 18, 2015 | ParsonsSun.com

    The SEK-CAP program of Parsons formed a new organization called the Community Adult Involvement Group.

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  12. 1950 agreement cited in clearcut workRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2015 | Peace Arch News

    ... meeting, Coun. David Chesney said the hillside is not part of the city's lease agreement with Burlington Northern Santa Fe, and questioned why such extensive work would be taking place on property not owned or leased by the city. St. Louis pointed ...

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  13. Truck strikes Burlington Northern train near Ross Monday, December 14Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2015 | KVOX-FM Fargo

    Authorities are investigating after a pickup truck struck the second locomotive of a Burlington Northern train in Mountrail County. Burlington Northern spokeswoman Amy McBeth says that the train crew wasn't injured in the accident Sunday afternoon near Ross.

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  14. Pickup collided Sunday with Burlington Northern train near RossRead the original story

    Dec 13, 2015 | Minot Daily News

    ROSS The second locomotive of a Burlington Northern train was struck by a pickup truck at 12:40 p.m. Sunday near Ross. Amy McBeth, a spokeswoman for Burlington Northern, said none of the train crew were injured.

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  15. New railroad suitor may emergeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2015 | The Columbus Dispatch

    The E-Edition includes all of the news, comics, classifieds and advertisements of the newspaper. And it's available to subscribers before 6 a.m. every day.

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  16. Orbital View: A Massive Rail YardRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2015 | The Atlantic

    This view of the Argentine Rail Yard in Kansas City, Kansas, caught my attention because my dad used to teach middle school just a few miles from it and I would often catch glimpses of it from an overpass: As a 780-acre facility, Argentine Yard is the largest freight-car classification facility on the Burlington Northern Santa Fe system and is one of the largest yards of its type in the United States. The BNSF rail line converges at Kansas City, serving as a major hub where freights are transferred between several major railroads making Kansas City the second busiest U.S. rail center.

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  17. Determining An Intent To Dispose Under CERCLA Remains a PuzzlementRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2015 | JD Supra

    Determining when a person has "arranged" for the disposal of a hazardous substance has long been difficult. The Supreme Court brought some clarity to the issue in Burlington Northern , when it said that: While it is true that in some instances an entity's knowledge that its product will be leaked, spilled, dumped, or otherwise discarded may provide evidence of the entity's intent to dispose of its hazardous wastes, knowledge alone is insufficient to prove that an entity "planned for" the disposal, particularly when the disposal occurs as a peripheral result of the legitimate sale of an unused, useful product.

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  18. BNSF Railway Considering A Bid For Norfolk SouthernRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2015 | Seeking Alpha

    It looks like Warren Buffett's railroad conglomerate BNSF may make a bid for Norfolk Southern , potentially turning Canadian Pacific's current offer for Norfolk into a bidding war . In an interview on Thursday, BNSF Railway Executive Chairman Matt Rose said he does not support further North American rail mergers, but his company won't sit by idly if there's any new deal-making in the sector, and could still make a bid for Norfolk Southern.

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  19. BNSF could join bidding if railroad mergers start, top exec saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2015 | Star-Telegram.com

    The head of Fort Worth-based BNSF Railway is vowing to join any consolidation in the North American industry, saying that Canadian Pacific Railway's $27 billion bid for a U.S. rival inevitably would trigger more deals. Matt Rose, BNSF's executive chairman, is open to making a competing offer for Norfolk Southern, the company targeted by Canadian Pacific, and CSX also would be "very much in play."

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  20. Video: North American railways could face wave of mergersRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2015 | Globe and Mail

    There hasn't been a major railroad merger in North America since 1999. But yesterday Matt Rose, executive chairman at Burlington Northern Santa Fe, warned that North American railroads could face a wave of mergers if regulators approve CP's efforts to take over Norfolk Southern.

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