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The American West (2016), an eight-episode docu-drama series currently running Saturday evenings on AMC, has been exploring the subject of Jesse James thru its first four installments. 580 more words


Passenger rail brings more development to Moline

MOLINE, Illinois – A construction site and empty lots sit in downtown Moline but it could be very different less than a year from now. 214 more words


Illinois proceeding with QC-Chicago passenger rail proposal

QUAD CITIES (KWQC) – The Illinois Department of Transportation says the Quad Cities passenger rail project is a go.

IDOT Director of Communications Guy Tridgell issued a statement on Quad Cities passenger rail on Tuesday, June 21, 2016. 47 more words


If Illinois doesn't act fast, QC will lose funding for passenger rail

MOLINE, Illinois – Time is running out for a huge transportation project in the Quad Cities.

The passenger rail project from the Quad Cities to Chicago could lose funding if the governor doesn’t act by the end of the month. 271 more words


Adventures in Rail Travel of a Michigan College Student

Justin Vagnozzi is currently interning at the Michigan Environmental Council and is a senior at Western Michigan University majoring in Geography and Sports Management. He is an avid traveler who has visited all 50 states, Ontario, the Bahamas, and the District of Columbia. 769 more words

Trains: They Bring Us Together

As the Munich bound train from Venice neared the Brenner Pass and the Austrian border, I could tell the woman across from me was growing nervous. 962 more words


Railroad Association Denies Smart Train Cyber Vulnerabilities

Railroad industry representatives are disputing a recent claim that its network security practices are inadequate.

In the Boston Review last week, writer Bryce Emley argued… 521 more words