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2 Arrests as Anti-oil Demonstrators Block Vancouver Railroad
VANCOUVER, Wash. (AP) — Authorities have arrested two people who were among those blocking train tracks in Vancouver, Washington, to oppose oil trains and fossil fuels.
Demonstrators blocked BNSF's main rail line Monday to protest a proposed oil terminal at the Port of Vancouver that could…
Mudslides Halt Rail Traffic Between Seattle and Portland
TACOMA, Wash. (AP) — Officials with BNSF Railway say mudslides have forced the suspension of train traffic on a heavily traveled section of rails between Seattle, Washington, and Portland, Oregon.
Gus Melonas, spokesman for the Burlington Northern and Santa Fe Railway, says early Friday that 10…
Wapato Man Struck and Killed by Train
A man from Wapato was killed Monday afternoon after being struck by a train near the intersection of North Track and Jones Roads near Wapato. State patrol troopers say Tyrone Colwash died at the scene just before 3:00 p.m. A spokesperson for the railroad says the man was trespassing and the crew use…