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  1. Rail Break Involved in Canadian Train DerailmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | Wall Street Journal

    Canadian National Railway Co. said Wednesday that a derailment earlier this month of a crude-carrying train in remote northern Ontario involved a rail break, and it is now examining whether track inspections completed just days earlier were done properly.

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  2. CN says harsh winter one reason for spike in 2014 accidentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | Manitoba Co-Operator

    An unusually harsh winter is one of the reasons Canadian National Railway suffered a sharp increase in the number of train accidents in 2014, a top official said Tuesday. Chief operating officer Jim Vena told a committee of federal legislators that deep cold can cause rails and wheels to crack.

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  3. Town gets $25,000 tree grant from CNRRead the original story

    Mar 24, 2015 | Rainy River Record

    By Ken Johnston Editor Rainy River will be getting $25,000 in help from Canadian National Railway when it revitalizes its Main Street this summer! Read more...

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  4. CN Rail, Unifor reach agreement to avert lockout of 4,800 workersRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | Nanaimo Daily News

    A Canadian National locomotive is seen Monday, February 23, 2015 in Montreal. Canadian National Railway and Unifor are in last minute contract negotiations in the face of a threat by the company to lock out nearly 5,000 employees at 11pm Monday, Feb. 23, 2015.THE CANADIAN PRESS/Ryan Remiorz A Canadian National locomotive is seen Monday, February 23, 2015 in Montreal.

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  5. AGT mulls rail investment, as focus returns to Canada's networkRead the original story

    Mar 23, 2015 | Agrimoney.com

    ... to extend performance targets which are due to expire on March 28. The current orders require Canadian National Railway and Canadian Pacific Railway to shift 345,000 tonnes of grain, before a seasonal rise on March 22 to 465,000 tonnes. The Ag ...

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  6. New Saskatchewan shortlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2015 | Yorkton This Week & Enterprise

    ... a $550,000 interest-free loan to assist their purchase of 59 kilometres of rail line from Canadian National Railway (CN). The province has supported the purchase of shortline railways by community groups, local stakeholders and local governments in ...

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  7. Prince Rupert port to hike capacityRead the original story

    Mar 19, 2015 | The Western Producer

    ... the existing container yard. Rail loading capacity at the port will also be boosted.a Canadian National Railway, which operates the only rail line at the port, said it will continue to invest in capacity improvements on the route from Prince ...

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  8. Canada Stocks-TSX advances as resource shares climbRead the original story

    Mar 20, 2015 | Reuters

    ... and mining sectors helped overcome the broader weakness. The industrial sector slipped, with Canadian National Railway Co losing 1.4 percent to C$85.90 and Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd giving back 0.7 percent to C$237.76. But shares of energy ...

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  9. CN company director Denis Losier sells 10,000 shares of company stockRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen

    NEW YORK - Canadian National Railway Company Director Denis Losier sold 10,000 shares of Canadian National Railway Company stock in a transaction dated Thursday, March 19. The shares were sold at an average price of C$87.07, for a total transaction of C$870,700.00.

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  10. Chamber breakfast meeting hears more details of CN's planned intermodal terminal in MiltonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | InsideHalton.com

    What could have been a nasty exchange between the Canadian National Railway and stakeholders of a proposed intermodal terminal in south Milton turned out to be more of an information session about what can be expected in the coming months. 1 comment

  11. Sask. groups want rail service cost reviewRead the original story

    Mar 19, 2015 | The Western Producer

    A coalition of Saskatchewan farm groups is renewing its call for a costing review of rail services in Canada.a The Agricultural Producers of Sask-atchewan, the Saskatchewan Barley Commission, the Saskatchewan Wheat Commission and the Saskatchewan Pulse Growers Association issued a joint news release March 10 calling on Ottawa to conduct a complete examination of "railway costs and efficiency gains" as part of its current review of the Canada Transportation Act.a The groups released a report suggesting that the amount of money earned by railways for hauling prairie grain is hundreds of millions of dollars above levels that were previously deemed acceptable by the Canadian Transportation Agency.a The report, which was prepared by John Edsforth of Travacon Research, said Canadian Pacific Railway and Canadian National Railway earned nearly $2 billion "in excess of the ... (more)

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  12. South Milton residents regrouping to oppose intermodal terminalRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | InsideHalton.com

    A group of local residents are trying, yet again, to stop the Canadian National Railway from what they believe will be "bulldozing over the whole community" to build an intermodal terminal in south Milton. Residents Against Intermodal Lines is quickly regrouping from several years of inactivity after a media release from the Town of Milton confirmed that CN plans to develop a railway terminal on a 400-acre plot of CN-owned land. 1 comment

  13. Decisions loom on grain transportation, temporaryaRead the original story

    Mar 19, 2015 | The Western Producer

    ... volumes for grain, which have now been in place for more than a year. The current orders require Canadian National Railway and Canadian Pacific Railway to move 345,000 tones of grain until March 22, when the volume jumps for one week to 465,000 ...

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  14. CN plans new intermodal hub for Milton: Showdown loomsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen

    TORONTO - There's a showdown ahead in Milton, Ont., today as residents and civic officials square off against representatives of the Canadian National Railway who are pitching a major new development for the area. 1 comment

  15. 5 key questions about CN rail's plans for MiltonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | CBC News

    ... in Milton, Ont., today as residents and civic officials square off against representatives of the Canadian National Railway who are pitching a major new development for the area. At issue is a CN proposal to build a new intermodal terminal - a ... 1 comment

  16. Canada Wants Deployment of New Rail Tank Cars as Soon as PossibleRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | International Business Times

    IN PHOTO: Tanker rail cars burn after a crude oil train derailment 50 miles south of Timmins, Ontario, in this picture from the Transportation Safety Board of Canada taken in Gogama, Ontario, February 16, 2015. Canadian National Railway Co is still cleaning up spilled oil and removing damaged rail cars after a weekend derailment on its line at a remote site.

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  17. Rail shipping targetsRead the original story

    Mar 12, 2015 | The Western Producer

    ... its current March 28 expiry date.a The federal order requires Canadian Pacific Railway and Canadian National Railway to move 345,000 to 465,000 tonnes of grain per week between now and the end of the month.a The 2014-15 crop year is ...

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  18. Stronger greenback giving Canadian railways a leg up: J.P. MorganRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | Canada.com

    ... S&P rail index underperform the broader market." As a result, Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd. and Canadian National Railway Co. have "inherent relative advantages" over their U.S. competitors as the weaker loonie makes it cheaper to export Canadian ...

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  19. U.S., Canada under pressure on oil-train safetyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | UPI

    ... trains carrying oil. Canadian officials are still responding to a March 7 derailment of a Canadian National Railway Co. train carrying crude oil through Ontario. Three of the 39 cars that derailed fell into an area river in a ball of flames . ...

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  20. Canada Transport Watchdog to Introduce New Tank Cars Ahead of ScheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | Insurance Journal West

    Canada's transportation watchdog said that recent fiery derailments of trains hauling crude oil mean a new generation of stronger tanker wagons should be introduced ahead of schedule. The Transportation Safety Board is probing two accidents within the last month involving Canadian National Railway Co.

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