4 Things To Know For Nov. 8, 2015Here's a look at the four things you need to know for Nov. 8, 2015.
Train Derails In Western Wisconsin; Alcohol Tankers Leaking Into Miss. RiverA BNSF train derailed Saturday morning just north of the Wisconsin city of Alma, according to the Buffalo County Sheriff's Office. WCCO confirms that 32 cars derailed, 10 of which are empty auto carriers. Several of the other cars are tankers carrying denatured alcohol -- two of which have tipped into the Mississippi River and are leaking from vents atop the cars.
Minneapolis Neighborhood Roiled By Railroad PlanA quiet Minneapolis neighborhood has been roiled by the BNSF Railway's sudden plan to expand its track system. The railroad plans to lay track closer to houses while leveling a thick tree buffer that once shielded residents from the 92 trains that pass through daily, including several that carry crude oil.
Man Injured At Crossing As Truck Cab Struck By TrainAuthorities say a 56-year-old semi-truck driver was injured at an Adams County railroad crossing when his cab was struck by a train. The North Dakota Highway Patrol says David Pastoors of Olivia, Minnesota, was driving the semi-truck north on a gravel township road just before 4 p.m. Tuesday.
4 Things To Know: Theater Shooting, A Vikings Win & Violence AbroadHere's a look at the four things you need to know for Sunday, Aug. 23.
Metro Transit: Train & Car Collide In Downtown MinneapolisMetro Transit says there were no injuries after a train and car collided in downtown Minneapolis Thursday morning.
Woman Fatally Hit By Train In Hinckley ID’dOfficials in Pine County have identified the woman who died Wednesday after being hit by a train.
Officials: Female Dies After Being Hit By TrainOfficials in northern Minnesota say a woman died early Wednesday morning after trying to cross railroad tracks and being hit by a train.
Railway Company Employee Killed In Unloading IncidentA freight transportation company says one of its employees died Monday morning while unloading track material in northeast Minneapolis.
Train, Truck Collide Near New PragueA Union Pacific train collided with a truck Tuesday afternoon near New Prague.
4 Things To Know: Fatal Amtrak Derailment, Tsarnaev Latest & MoreFrom a fatal Amtrak derailment to the latest in the Boston bombing trial, these are the four things to know for Wednesday, May 13.
Latest Train Derailment Has Minn. Lawmakers Looking At PreventionThe train derailment and fire Wednesday, which forced the evacuation of a nearby small town, was the fifth this year involving North Dakota trains.