UP 3070 pulls an empty coal train out of Xcel Energy's Allen S. King power plant. UP's entire fleet of Tier IV EMDs had been stored for several months, but a power imbalance caused by flooding was... (more)
Refueling by UP's own backshop personnel, seen here at their Spence Street location. Refueling and many other shop and mechanical services are now "outsouced" to third party companies.
Southbound with evidence of the snow drifts across Wisconsin.
A set of CNW hoppers make for a nice silhouette in the consist of Union Pacific's Valley Park, MN to Proviso manifest.
A trio of former Chicago & North Western SD40-2s are about to cross Wisconsin & Southern's Cambria Subdivision just outside of Randolph, WI.
SSPR has extra power tacked into the consist today, probably headed for service at Butler or Proviso.
UP 3070 leads this auto train through LaFox.
A manifest train pauses under the Nelson coaling tower to gain a fresh crew.