After the rotay has cleared the cut, Mandan to Beulah local passes by the cleared area.
Ground Level view of Rotary 972552 clearing snow dragged down from cut south of Stanton on ZAP Line.
If there is a certainty in chasing Jordan Spreaders is they will need maintaining often. They are mostly old and take a beating. Here DMVW 124 is getting worked on so we moved on to find a Russ... (more)
DMVW hustles SOO plow train from Wishek toward Max to work the New Town line.
Plow derailment. Several days before the CP derailed their Russell plow. The plow was already removed but SOO 4423 and CP 5926 remained at the site.
Rotary 972552 clears snow dragged down from cut south of Stanton on ZAP Line.
Power cutoff from a Southbound train(right) at Ellendale is at the site of northbound stalled in snow to pull it back to Ellendale and open the Spine Line. The 8394 is ready to couple to the stu... (more)
Minnesota - A Union Pacific northbound became stuck in a drift south of Ellendale, MN and rescue engine also became snowbound. The crews were extracted by emergency personnel. Late on 2/26 Hulch... (more)
Plow train north from Mason City passes through Northwood.
Jordan Spreader plow train has re-crewed on the south side of Mason City and will work its way north on the Spine Line.
Iowa Northern was cautious at every grade crossing while plowing this line as the line had been closed for days. At each crossing a loader scrapped across and a MOW worker watched the plow truck... (more)
Power cutoff from a Southbound train left at Ellendale is nearing northbound stalled in snow to pull it back to Ellendale and open the Spine Line
Snow piled high after the latest storm Iowa Traction shoves a cut of cars into the AGP plant.
Shortly after the road was cleared of car window height drifts Iowa Northern plow train train heads west on the former CGW toward Oelwein
L-571 was held for several hours at Mills siding waiting for late running L-570 is now on way to Sioux City.