Resting between assignments are a TC&W GP20C and CF7.
Most eyes were on the visiting steamer across the street, but me? I take it all in.
The Twin Cities & Western is still at work at the sugar beet plant near Renville as blizzard conditions slow most everything else in the area to a halt. Groundhog Day doesn't mean much to Minneso... (more)
A little CAT pulls her train onto the TCW main at Norwood.
Chugging along the frigid expanses of rural Minnesota, a little CAT powered Geep handles two reefers, a coil car, and a healthy string of ethanol along the Minnesota Prairie Line.
With seconds to spare, the MPLI local sees the last rays of light for the remainder of their trip to Norwood/Young America. They have a boxcar, buffer, and 24 loads of ethanol from Winthrop, MN i... (more)
A second Twin Cities & Western train heads west near Target Field in downtown Minneapolis.
Slowly creeping towards Pig's Eye Yard a mix of power leads today's St. Paul Turn.
CAT Diesel powered GP20C at the lead of train waiting to leave the yard.
Holding at the Bluff for the all-clear.