Amtrak Empire Builder rolls into downtown Elk River past the historic grain elevator that now serves as a feed, seed and pet supply business.
The late afternoon shadows are long as the last Northstar commuter train of the day has just backed into the maintenance facility garage for servicing.
The last afternoon Northstar commuter train of the day waits to depart east to Target Field in Minneapolis. The Northstar Link bus will shuttle commuters to St. Cloud. In the background is Cargi... (more)
Northern Lines Railway's newest acquisition is this GP15-1 proudly wearing Burlington Northern cascade green. NLR operates ex-BN trackage for customers in the St. Cloud area.
A sole GP40-2 powers the MIR job LBT-81 that's tied down for the rest of the day.
A late Empire Builder crosses over the Rum River after a fresh snowfall.
Coal loads pass over Red Lake River.
A single CP SD40-2 is in charge on a rail train that's tied down for the weekend on the spur track at Hamel on CP's Paynesville Subdivision.
An ex-BRC unit now works at Superior Silica Sands plant at Poskin WI.
A TCWR unit sits outside the shop at Glencoe blue flagged awaiting repairs.
Today's Commercial sported three matched B39-8's lugging 97 cars on the transfer job from BNSF Northtown Yard back to the Commercial's Yard in St. Paul.
Northern Lines Railway's roster lays overnight under the stars on a brisk late fall evening.
A freshly repainted SD40-2 leads a 89 car Grand Forks-Northtown manifest.
A pair of GP20C's in sequential order, 2052/2051, tow a string of 29 tank cars.
A pair of SD50F's handle a 50 car coal train past a spillway on Painted Woods Creek south of Washburn.