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Another Grade Crossing
On 11 Mar 2017 at approximately 23:09 the Kamloops RCMP received a report that a vehicle had been struck by a train at the Tanager road crossing.
CP Potential
The Calgary-based carrier offers the biggest potential return among major North American railroads as Harrison protege Keith Creel takes over as chief executive officer.
K+S Potash
K+S Potash Canada has welcomed the first 177 of 531 custom-built rail cars at its Legacy Project near Bethune, Saskatchewan.
Bombardier and Yakunin
Canadian train manufacturer Bombardier pressured Ottawa to exclude a former Russian railway boss with close ties to the Kremlin from sanctions levied over the annexation of Crimea.
Lake Megantic Fund
According to estimates done by Radio-Canada's Enquete the Garcia Law Group pocketed between $10 million and $15 million from the Lake Megantic Compensation Fund despite the fact that they did very little legal work.
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GTR Snowstorm
Few, if any, among the 150 passengers on a Grand Trunk train that left Montreal's Bonaventure Station the evening of 9 Mar 1869, bound for Toronto anticipated what would happen during the trip.
VIA Offer
VIA offers a 25 percent reduction on the best available fare to members of the Canadian Forces, as well as veterans and their families.

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