| Oct 19, 2012
| 5:12 PM
ABOARD AMTRAK TEST TRAIN – The fierce, unresolved debate over whether the U.S. can afford to invest billions of dollars on high-speed passenger rail seemed to fall by the wayside, at least temporarily, in the heartland on Friday when an Amtrak train...
| Oct 27, 2012
| 9:09 PM
Mass of Christian burial for Robert “Bob” Mecseji, Grandpa “Bobcat”, 74, of Aberdeen will be 10:30 a.m.j Tuesday, Oct. 30, 2012, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Aberdeen. The Rev. Shaun Haggerty will officiate. A time of...
| Oct 31, 2012
| 12:09 AM
BRAWLEY — The Brawley Bypass Project in Imperial County opened to motorists Tuesday afternoon.
The bypass will relieve area traffic congestion and improve the flow of international goods between California and Mexico by providing an alternate route...
| May 21, 2012
| 6:50 PM
COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa — With its just-opened million-dollar makeover, the Union Pacific Railroad Museum beckons visitors of all ages to downtown Council Bluffs. But to get the full experience, be sure to bring a kid along.
Youngsters are more likely...
| May 22, 2012
| 7:30 AM
Christa Herta Anderson, 78, of Charlevoix, died Thursday, May 17, 2012, at her home.
She was born Feb. 17, 1934, in Berlin, Germany, to Gunther and Margaret (Herold) Kramer, and immigrated to Canada at age 18.
Christa worked as a secretary for the Union...
| Aug 28, 2012
| 12:46 PM
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Abigail's American Bistro
493 Roger Williams Ave., Highland Park, 847-849-1009
Abigail's surrounds diners with a sophisticated setting of soothing earth tones with splashes of color and a menu of...
| Jun 4, 2012
| 1:24 PM
Richard R. Holmes, 89, died Friday, June 1, 2012, in Omaha, Neb.
He was born Nov. 12, 1922, in Smithsburg, Md.
He was a retired officer of the U.S. Army, a World War II veteran and a member of the Military Officers Association Heartland Chapter at...
| Jun 21, 2012
| 5:18 PM
A huge plume of black smoke rose from below i-80 near Arden Way Thursday afternoon, stopping passing firefighters.
A FOX40 crew was along Arden Way when they saw the smoke rising from an area north of the highway, near a homeless camp and train tracks....
| Jun 25, 2012
| 2:43 PM
It was a bad weekend in Goodwell, Oklahoma. Two Union Pacific Railroad freight trains crashed, in the Oklahoma panhandle Sunday morning, creating a field of debris that looked like something out of a Hollywood movie.
The crash sparked a diesel fire...
| Sep 12, 2012
| 8:41 PM
The Army Corps of Engineers and its contractors are working extra hours in an effort to complete levee repairs before winter rains set in.
In Marysville a two thousand foot section of levee protecting the city from the Feather and Yuba Rivers is being...
| Jul 31, 2012
| 11:33 PM
What are they building or doing next to the railroad tracks on the corner of B Street and Cesar Chavez Street in Brawley? — Nearby Neighbor, Brawley
There is no construction going on at that site, just storage of some really big pieces of...