A fairly new ES44C4 and four other units sit on the siding with a rock train at Kerkhoven.
Thanks to a heads up from Mike Vandenberg, I was able to nab this nice pair of SD40-2s leading a manifest toward Willmar, seen from the US 12 overpass just east of Kerkhoven.
Three CSX units lead a unit hopper train across the frozen Minnesota countryside just east of Kerkhoven.
Four 4 axle units lead an empty grain train into Kerkhoven on a pristine early December afternoon. They'll make good time to Benson where track work will force them to pause before heading on to ... (more)
On a brisk fall morning, a trio of Norfolk Southern units head for a crew change in Willmar with ethanol loads from Aberdeen, SD. This train will be handed over to Norfolk Southern in Chicago to ... (more)
Only the first three units of the five leading this westbound merchandise train heading for Aberdeen, SD would fit in the frame with this pair of old elevators.
After passing by another eastbound at Kerkhoven, this empty grain train clears the way as it heads for Willmar.
After meeting the eastbound Watertown local at Kerkhoven, this westbound unit train pulls through a tunnel of trees.
Empties meet loads at Kerkhoven on a sunny Halloween morning in central Minnesota.
Though this area of MN still needs the rain, the corn is head high next to the passing Grand Forks-BRC.
A unit tank train with east coast visitors heads west through Kerkhoven.
It's easy to see where the nickname worm train comes from as these grain empties head through Kerkhoven.
Six units head today's BRC train from Grand Forks. The four trailing SD40-2's are BNSF: 7002, 8073, 8063, and 8075.
Maintenance equipment moving west near Kerkhoven, Minnesota.