MNPSS (Manifest; North Platte - South Saint Paul) rolls eastbound through Ames behind two AC-CTE's.
UP 4211 rolls into the late afternoon sunlight through downtown Ames.
Newer UP 5633 is on an eastbound manifest as it rolls past some MOW workers doing some minor repairs on Main 2.
An odd leader, a BN SD70MAC, is the only operating unit on a northbound UP train on the Spine Line. The trailing tunnel motor was suffering from a fuel leak and had to be shut down.
UP EC-4 works eastbound through Ames this morning.
UP 3841 leads a auto train eastbound on the E/W main.
UP 4801 leads an SSW GP60 and a Dash 8 through Ames.
Happy Halloween from UP. Newer ACCTE 5587 leads a coal load east this morning.
Brand new UP 5636 leads her first train westbound through the heartland. Also new, sister 5637 is the last unit in the consist.
UP 6869 heads up a coal load through West Ames this morning.
UP 4488 leads a short stack train east through the heart of Ames.
New UP SD70M 3786 leads a Dash 9 and new NS SD70M west on a stack train.
UP 906 leads a Mason City to Des Moines Extra southward on the Spine Line.
Two true SD90MAC's lead the Elkhart, IN to North Platte manifest through Ames.
A pair of 40-2's and a GP15-1 lead MPRCB past the Ames depot.