UP 8090 and SD70M 4779 lead a westbound sand train over the Red Cedar River at Menomonie Jct., just north of Menomonie, WI on the former C&NW Twin Cities mainline. Note the older stone piers from ... (more)
A very late westbound roadrailer heads west across the Red Cedar River bridge.
SP power has been working the Altoona Sub for several weeks now, mainly assigned to MALMCS sand trains between Altoona and Mason City. This train was created to bypass switching the cars out at S... (more)
SP 144 leads two patched units on MALMCS (Altoona-Mason City) sand loads.
CNW 8701 and UP 1995 cross the Red Cedar River heading back West towards Saint Paul, MN on this wonderful Easter day. This will be the second run to Saint Paul from Altoona this weekend. I hope th... (more)
Highway 12, the tracks, the train, and the clouds all curve from out behind the trees on this frigid day.
A snoot nosed tunnel motor pokes its head out of the trees as Conductor Doney throws me a wave.
UP OL train on the spur to downtown Menomonie. Tv 250, F 13.0, ISO 200, 76.8 mm