To absolutely no fanfare, other than a 35 cannon salute, one for each state, the Statue of Freedom was installed on the top of the Capitol in Washington DC on December 2, 1863. 163 more words
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After several days of cooking for a large Thanksgiving meal and gathering– poof! It was all over! And yes, we were able to eat outdoors. Warm and dry, we gathered under the tent, and spent several hours leisurely visiting and sharing family time. 583 more words
UTAH COUNTY — A Mountain Crest High School teacher died Saturday after he was hit by a train in Spanish Fork Canyon while hunting with his son. 185 more words
A new bridge on the Union Pacific route that hosts Amtrak’s Missouri River Runner trains opened today at Osage City, Mo.
Federal Railroad Administrator Joseph Szabo, along with representatives of the Missouri Department of Transportation, UP, Amtrak and the contractor celebrated the opening of the $28 million 1,200-foot railroad bridge across the Osage River. 242 more words
A notorious bottleneck that has delayed Amtrak’s Missouri River Runner trains will be mitigated with the opening of a new bridge.
The Union Pacific built the bridge at Osage City, Mo., over the Osage River and opened it this past week. 125 more words
WASHINGTON (AP) — The lack of safety planning by parade organizers and the city of Midland, Texas, was faulted by federal investigators Tuesday in an accident last year in which a freight train rammed a tractor-trailer truck towing a parade float with veterans and their wives. 815 more words