Old, meet new. Former UP 2906 is now part of Minnesota Northern's fleet of power and is preparing the Warroad Local as old timers MNN 1383, ILSX 1381, and MNN 1380 look on.
The two newcomers to the Minnesota Northern switching fleet roll back toward the yard along the south leg of the wye with a set of cars just collected off of the Ada Subdivision. ILSX 924 was prev... (more)
With a newly applied MNN logo under her cab window, ILSX 1381 works in the Crookston yard along with recently acquired MNN 1356. She has previously spent time with the Northern Plains Railroad in ... (more)
This unit grain train loaded two days earlier at the nearby Wilds elevator was supposed to be gone by the morning of the previous day, but for some reason the BNSF had not yet gotten it out of Min... (more)
The Warroad Local has departed the Crookston Yard and is now rounding the curve to head out to the BNSF main for the run to Erskine, MN.
ILSX 1399 and MNN 1380 have backed down onto their cut of cars and are preparing to head for Roseau, MN, on a sunny Monday morning. Photo taken on Minnesota Northern property with permission.
The famous cow and calf roll westward through the yard en route to the Ada Subdivision, where they will push a string of 100+ baretables 20+ miles down the line to be stored on the out of service ... (more)
MNN 1383 and MNN 909 prepare to move the second half of the Warroad Local "push-pull" style out of the Crookston yard while other stored cars and locomotives rest in the background.