After staring at the red signal at the end of Main 1 and watching five northbounds depart the single track portion of the Joint Line, the Pikes Peaks Local is underway again as the crew gives an e... (more)
BNSF's Pikes Peak Local works south into Larkspur behind a matched pair of blue EMDX leasers. One nice thing this local brings to the Joint Line, besides standard cab units, is the chance to see ... (more)
A light movement heads west past Highlands probably to switch Pepperidge Farms in Downers Grove.
A Alabama Railcar GE 25 tonner sits on blocks infront of a scrapyard by Pegram Shops near NS's South Yard. Any further information on this unit would be appreciated.
The Brainerd Local returning to the yard after servicing the Wausau Paper mill. It will run about seven blocks down 1st Ave NE to the yard where it picked up a few more mtys, then back to Superio... (more)
A bluebird leads the Mayville Local westward at MP 1 on a cold, frosty Veterans' Day morning.
The second duo of EMD and Soo SD60s seen in two days in Grand Forks accelerates out of town bound for Dilworth.
The last leased SD60 and a rare GP60B round the curve toward F.O. Switch with high priority merchandise for Northtown Yard.
EMDX 758 strolls eastward alongside Demers Avenue as it leads the South Local back into Grand Forks.
A rare merchandise train bound for Dilworth, MN, rounds the curve to the Hillsboro line.
An old Oakway leads a mixed freight through the curves in downtown Mendota.
The Greatest Show On Earth arrived in Grand Rapids last week for its annual performance. Here, the train sits briefly awaiting switching orders from Norfolk Southern's Hughart Yard dispatc... (more)
Yard power huddles at Cicero.
The daily manifest from Dilworth, MN, cruises toward Grand Forks with a great mix of older six axle EMDs. The third unit, BNSF 7812, is the only SD40-2 with the Burlington Northern treatment and h... (more)