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September 21, 2016
State rail board prepares to rehab Napa-Platte line
September 21, 2016 - 5:11pm
April 1, 2016
Corn (Republic file photo)
High corn forecasts not expected to cause another railway backlog
April 1, 2016 - 5:57pm
March 29, 2016
Man arrested for abandoning truck on railroad
March 29, 2016 - 6:21pm
March 25, 2016
Police investigate vehicle abandoned, stuck on railroad tracks
March 25, 2016 - 11:44am
January 18, 2016
Rail crossing safety questioned
January 18, 2016 - 4:41pm
September 29, 2015
Official: Routine inspection keeps public rails safe in South Dakota
September 29, 2015 - 8:36am
September 21, 2015
Burlington Northern Sante Fe Emergency Responders hose off the tanker cars that derailed early Saturday morning approximately 7 miles southeast of Scotland. Seven tanker cars derailed with three of them having been compromised. The tankers were carrying ethanol. (Matt Gade/Republic)play button
Ethanol tanker cars derail, catch fire near Scotland
September 21, 2015 - 12:29pm
August 12, 2015
Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway workers work on the tracks south of Mitchell on Tuesday afternoon. (Matt Gade/Republic)
Workin' on the railroad south of Mitchell
August 12, 2015 - 9:56am
April 23, 2015
State board puts rail loan requests on hold until Presho bids analyzed
April 23, 2015 - 8:53am
March 26, 2015
Three big railroad projects remain in a holding pattern
March 26, 2015 - 3:35pm
January 29, 2015
A segment of the Mitchell-Rapid City railroad line is pictured Thursday west of Mitchell. (Marcus Traxler/Republic)
Rail officials not happy with encroaching farm practices
January 29, 2015 - 7:22pm
November 24, 2014
South Dakota workers 'hi-rail' for safety
November 24, 2014 - 7:57am
November 18, 2014
Thune: Railroads clearing up backlog
November 18, 2014 - 9:37pm
U.S. Sen. John Thune, R-S.D., speaks to the Mitchell Rotary Club during their monthly luncheon on Wednesday at The Depot in Mitchell. (Marcus Traxler/Republic)
Thune says Senate needs to work better
November 18, 2014 - 1:17pm
From left, Gov. Dennis Daugaard, Sen. John Thune, R-S.D. and U.S. Secretary of Transportation Anthony Foxx listen during Tuesday's event in Oacoma. (Marcus Traxler/Republic)
US transportation boss raves about rail
November 18, 2014 - 1:17pm