A loaded Minntac I/D with steaming pellets rolls towards Two Harbors after northern Minnesota's first measurable snowfall of the year.
Loaded taconite shuttle heads for the Fairlane processing plant with 77/6..
A short Kelly Lake Local heads for its namesake through former DM&IR territory at Iron Junction.
DM&IR and VMV classed these as SD40-3s, NOT as SD40T-3s (although local fans call them T-3s). The railroad didn't care about the tunnel motor body design, hence no inclusion of a "T" in the model.
Loaded crude taconite train heads for the Fairlane processing plant behind a single SD40-3.
Empty crude taconite train heads back to the mine behind a single SD40-3 (ex-SCL SD45-2 2046).