With only the lead unit online, BNSF 1439 is being pushed to the limit as it struggles hard to bring this manifest west on the Staples Sub late in the evening.
Amtrak train A-920-1-05A creeps through Elk River after making multiple stops in inspect hot axles.
On May 29, Amtrak 7 collided with a John Deere tractor/sprayer in Bainville, MT. The end resu... (more)
Noticeable missing its usual 2nd Genesis engine, BNSF 9186 leads an 8 hour late Empire Builder through Elk River.
3 BNSF Pumpkins lead an oil train past Spike's farm store selling recently harvested pumpkins for Halloween.
A relatively freshly repainted GP60M-3 leads the St. Cloud local. This train operates and serves customers between St. Cloud and Northtown and interchanges cars with Northern Lines Railway in St.... (more)
Empire Builder rolls thru lush green fields enroute to St. Paul Union Depot.
The second of five afternoon Northstar commuter trains races towards its final station stop of Big Lake.
Amtrak's Empire Builder roars towards its next station stop at St. Paul Union Depot.
A crude oil train rolls into downtown Elk River past the historic grain elevator that now serves as a feed, seed and pet supply business.
Amtrak Empire Builder rolls into downtown Elk River past the historic grain elevator that now serves as a feed, seed and pet supply business.
Northstar 512 leads a outbound train into Elk River.
A pair of H1 geeps lead a local west into Elk River.
A pair of BNSF H1 locomotives lead a local to Saint Cloud, MN.
MNRX 501 leads an outbound train in Elk River, MN.
A pair of MP36PH-3C's billow smoke as they accelerate departing the station in Elk River on the North Star Rail line.Locomotives:MNRX 504 MP36PH-3CMNRX XXX MP36PH-3C