A unit that I grew up watching, yet never have been able to photograph, finally opens itself up to me as it crosses over the Red River into East Grand Forks. The sound of the GP30 rebuild is hard ... (more)
Due to a derailment of two covered hoppers at the east end of the yard, the City and Mill Jobs had to back out of the west end of the yard and run the passenger main around it. Here, the City Job ... (more)
A recently repainted GP28 waits on the Crystal Sugar sidings while coal loads for Cohasset, MN, roll by on the main.
GP28M 1521 was one of Burlington Northern's Operation Lifesaver "Think Before You Cross!" units. It has now been repainted into the swoosh scheme, unfortunately.
BNSF 2753 was damaged in Tacoma, WA, on June 15, 2009, when it was accidentally backed into the side of a Union Pacific stack train. While it was being repaired, it managed to receive new paint an... (more)
A familiar geep is back on the point of the City Job as it shoves a set of hoppers around the Crystal Sugar sidings.
Still wearing its original logos and sounding pretty good for its age, one of the many former BN GP39s rolls through East Grand Forks on its way to the sugar plant.
A nice old Santa Fe geep leads a short City Job across the Red River of the North into East Grand Forks.
A classic GP30 rebuild shoves a set of cars around at the sugar plant in East Grand Forks. Photo taken on American Crystal Sugar property during work-related activities.
The City Job strolls eastward across the Red River of the North behind a nicely painted MP15.
People in the Red River valley have every right to be upset about all the recent heavy rains that have caused early summer flooding, but every cloud has a silver lining. Here, BNSF 3702 leads the ... (more)
One of the best looking switchers today leads the city job onto the bridge over the Red River of the North to head back into Grand Forks on a cold Valentine's Day afternoon.
A bright W2 switcher leads the city job eastward at the 5th Street crossing in downtown Grand Forks.
Right on the tail of coal loads, the City Job trundles eastward over the Red River of the North with a typical remote controlled switcher leading the way.
The city job shoves a short cut of cars onto the siding to reach the rest of their train left on the main track.