After a bit of switching in the Minnesota Commercial yard, a lone veteran heads across the Mississippi River in downtown Minneapolis.
With a cloud bank approaching, grain empties head east out of Hancock on their way toward Willmar.
After a meet at Loretto, this loaded tank train heads for a new crew at Humboldt and points east.
A pair of old BN veterans fly through Danvers with a very short manifest train for Aberdeen, SD. The crew has quite a bit of switching work along the way, starting with the rock quarry in Ortonvil... (more)
A southbound stack train, with one brand new GE on each end, crosses over the St. Louis River on a unique double decker bridge between Minnesota and Wisconsin.
After waiting west of town, coal loads for Wisconsin head east along the shores of Lake Minnetonka.
290s train heads over the Mississippi after waiting for traffic to clear on its way to Shoreham for some switching.
With a fresh crew on board, CP train 694 makes its way across the river into Minneapolis.
A matched trio of blue and yellow head down river with a loaded ethanol train.
An eastbound manifest is making good time toward Willmar as it passes an endless line of old telegraph poles.
Just over the MN/SD border, this manifest train is rolling up track behind them for an eastbound train in Minnesota.
The regular Willmar, MN to Watertown, SD pulls out of Bellingham after some switching at the local grain elevator.
After meeting one eastbound at Murray, a pair of GEs head west past the elevator in Brooten.
With a candy apple Soo Line unit playing second fiddle in the consist, a westbound freight snakes through the prairie.
A long unit tank train heads east behind two GEs and a third one just coming into view pushing on the rear.