STAFF BLOG OIL PATCH DISPATCH WITH FORUM COMMUNICATIONS' AMY DALRYMPLE Group floats idea of a ferry across Lake Sakakawea
WILLISTON, N.D. A ferry to float vehicles across Lake Sakakawea could relieve traffic on overburdened Oil Patch highways, says a group working to plan western North Dakotas future.
Members of the Vis... Posted on 3/8/14 at 1:49 AM
THE BRIDGEHUNTER'S CHRONICLES Twin Spans in Minnesota: The Answer
And now to the answer to the question of Twin Spans in Minnesota, which is in connection with the recently published article on the Winona Bridge (see here). Some people may contest to the fact that... Posted on 10/23/13 at 6:52 AM
NORTH DAKOTA OUTDOORS AND BEYOND waterfowl questions
With the non-resident opener today in North Dakota I've had a number of questions on legal transportation requirements. Here it is:
Transportation and Storage
License holders must accompany th... Posted on 9/28/13 at 11:53 AM
NORTH DAKOTA COMMUNITY ACTION Know the Laws of Bicycling In North Dakota
As the dog days of summer continue, bicyclists around North Dakota are taking to the streets and sidewalks for both leisure and commuting. The increased pedal traffic can lead to confusion and danger ... Posted on 7/10/13 at 12:19 PM
ST. PAUL – A proposal to increase Minnesota fuel taxes by the equivalent of 15 cents a gallon is similar to a proposal lawmakers may consider after the 2014 legislative session convenes next week, the two legislative transportation finance chairmen said Tuesday.
GRAND FORKS – BNSF Railway promised Tuesday to provide more locomotives and workers in the next few weeks to break the logjam of rail shipments that has dismayed North Dakota farmers and forced the detour of passenger trains through the state.
Kevin Bonham, Forum News Service
, February 11, 2014
FARGO – Heavy freight train traffic in the oilfields has canceled several of Amtrak’s passenger trips between Chicago and Spokane, Wash. through the weekend, disrupting service for hundreds of customers.
Two Grand Forks area bridges are scheduled to be renovated or replaced by the end of the decade, but federal funding uncertainty has some state and municipal officials worried about the fate of the two projects.
GRAND FORKS – The head of BNSF Railway says federal regulators will have to find a balance in creating incentives for railroads to upgrade to newer tank cars while ensuring there’s enough old cars available to handle the huge volumes of Bakken oil being shipped by rail.
Amy Dalrymple, Forum News Service
, September 18, 2013
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