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Illinois to California Amtrak collides with semi, 2 killed

June 24, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

A collision between an Amtrak train and a semi-truck at a railroad crossing on a rural northern Nevada highway killed two people Friday, authorities said.
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Crews hope to change how people interact with trains

August 26, 2010 in Grand Forks Herald

All too often, a collision with a train is a deadly one. And there is nothing the train engineer can do about it. But, with a little education, railroad crews hope to change the way the public reacts to trains, making crossings a safer place. Continue Reading