A pair of GPs out of Willmar have been given the task of clearing drifts on the Watertown Sub this afternoon. They are heading west to rescue a stuck Watertown Local that is sitting right on the M... (more)
A trio of GEs cruise east for Willmar as they make easy work of a plow ridge left by a Swift Co road grader. Gusty winds yesterday blew a lot of snow around and left quite a bit of work for the ro... (more)
After the snow stopped falling and the gusty winds finally calmed down, the first train after the snow plows cleared the streets was this westbound manifest train behind a visiting Norfolk Souther... (more)
A loaded coal train for Portage, WI heads east over a frozen creek just outside of Dassel, MN. On my way back to the car, I had a little run in with a patch of thin ice and water up to my knees...... (more)
A pair of evolution series GEs lead train 280 east out of Kellogg after meeting a westbound train at Midland (Wabasha).
Just a bit behind the advertised, the eastbound Empire Builder flies through one of the trademark curves south of Lake City in Maple Springs, MN.
Close on the tail of 811, 581 heads west thru Maple Springs for its next stop in Lake City behind a pair of veteran EMDs.
With BNSF power leading the way, COLX empties from Wisconsin Power in Portage head west through one of the big S curves in Maple Springs, MN.
Behind a pair of GEs, double stacks from Vancouver, BC pull out of Weaver as they head east for Chicago.
After meeting 299 at South Haven, 490 heads east out of Maple Lake through some very nice hoar frost that has managed to hang on the trees since the sun came up.
A pair of GEs head for the siding at Wayzata to wait out maintenance work on a very frosty morning in Long Lake.
The last westbound before the afternoon Northstar rush slowly crawls out of Minneapolis along the Cedar Lake bike trail.
Coal empties from Superior, WI move at restricted speed out of Minneapolis along the Cedar Lake bike trail that runs downtown.
Behind a trio of GEs, a unit tank train full of corn syrup heads east through the frest powder in downtown Morris, MN.
A nice pair of GPs head west via trackage rights on CP's Elbow Lake Sub for their daily work in Hankinson, ND. The train is crossing over the Bios de Sioux River, which is the border between North... (more)