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Santa Maria Times
Santa Maria man arrested on suspicion of vandalizing train in San Luis ObispoSan Luis Obispo County Jail on suspicion of vandalism greater than $400 and res
Santa Maria Times / Posted 2 minutes ago
San Luis Obispo County Jail on suspicion of vandalism greater than $400 and resisting arrest. His bail was set at $20,000. Union Pacific Railroad has estimated that the replacement/repair cost to the train that was vandalized is more... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Damage to new pier support less than fearedgeneral contractor on the bridge project. A 210-foot span made up of six girde
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted yesterday
general contractor on the bridge project. A 210-foot span made up of six girders crossing over Seventh Street and the Union Pacific Railroad came down at once around 8 p.m. Tuesday when one of the old bridge piers gave way as crews were using... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Kilgore's Quiet Zone is just around the benda day or more. But soon the horns will fall silent. A Quiet Zone has been appr
KXXV Waco / Posted 2 days ago
a day or more. But soon the horns will fall silent. A Quiet Zone has been approved and the needed $100,000, half from Union Pacific, is available for construction. Longview already has a Quiet Zone near their downtown. And in downtown Kilgore... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Kilgore's Quiet Zone is just around the benda day or more. But soon the horns will fall silent. A Quiet Zone has been appr
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 2 days ago
a day or more. But soon the horns will fall silent. A Quiet Zone has been approved and the needed $100,000, half from Union Pacific, is available for construction. Longview already has a Quiet Zone near their downtown. And in downtown Kilgore... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Kilgore's Quiet Zone is just around the benda day or more. But soon the horns will fall silent. A Quiet Zone has been appr
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 2 days ago
a day or more. But soon the horns will fall silent. A Quiet Zone has been approved and the needed $100,000, half from Union Pacific, is available for construction. Longview already has a Quiet Zone near their downtown. And in downtown Kilgore... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Kilgore's Quiet Zone is just around the benda day or more. But soon the horns will fall silent. A Quiet Zone has been appr
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 2 days ago
a day or more. But soon the horns will fall silent. A Quiet Zone has been approved and the needed $100,000, half from Union Pacific, is available for construction. Longview already has a Quiet Zone near their downtown. And in downtown Kilgore... Read more
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The Aspen Times
Damage to new Grand Avenue Bridge pier support less than fearedgeneral contractor on the bridge project. A 210-foot span made up of six girde
The Aspen Times / Posted 3 days ago
general contractor on the bridge project. A 210-foot span made up of six girders crossing over Seventh Street and the Union Pacific Railroad came down at once around 8 p.m. Tuesday when one of the old bridge piers gave way as crews were using... Read more
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Business Wire
KCS President and CEO Patrick J. Ottensmeyer Joins U.S. CBP and Mexican SAT Officials for Dedication of Joint Unified Cargo Processing Facility at Laredo, Texas Rail Border-Crossingsteel, grain and petroleum products. It is vital to the economic security of bo
Business Wire / Posted 3 days ago
steel, grain and petroleum products. It is vital to the economic security of both countries. CBP, Mexico Customs, KCS and Union Pacific are committed to continually improving this border-crossing for security, safety and efficiency through... Read more
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Aspen Daily News
Bridge project marches on, ‘mishap’ in rear view mirrorregional transportation manager. No one was injured, despite the proximity of o
Aspen Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
regional transportation manager. No one was injured, despite the proximity of onlookers from the nearby pedestrian bridge. Union Pacific and Amtrak service was not interrupted. On Monday, eastbound traffic on Interstate 70 was at a standstill from... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Metra Board selects new executive director to lead agencybe paid a salary of $275,000. “With Jim’s background, railroad knowledge and c
Northwest Herald / Posted 3 days ago
be paid a salary of $275,000. “With Jim’s background, railroad knowledge and collaborative working relationship with BNSF, Union Pacific and the regulatory agencies, I am confident he will hit the ground running when he takes the helm at Metra in... Read more
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SaukValley.com
SVM Editorial Board Roundtable: What's your reaction to Rochelle being in the running for a $1.6 billion auto manufacturing plant?has done a good job in recent years of parlaying its location and infrastructur
SaukValley.com / Posted 3 days ago
has done a good job in recent years of parlaying its location and infrastructure into new economic development. From the Union Pacific Global 3 railroad intermodal terminal to the MightyVine tomato production plant, Rochelle has experienced... Read more
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The Mercury News
Historic downtown Richmond Post Office to be sold over community oppositionstreets, is not conveniently served by mass transit and additionally is cut off
The Mercury News / Posted 3 days ago
streets, is not conveniently served by mass transit and additionally is cut off from downtown Richmond by the BART and Union Pacific railroad tracks. Congressman Mark DeSaulnier, Contra Costa County Supervisor John Gioia and Mayor Tom Butt... Read more
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CBS 58 Milwaukee
DNA from Mountain Dew helps catch copper thieves in western WisconsinApril of 2015, but officers kept looking for the people who did it. Two men st
CBS 58 Milwaukee / Posted 4 days ago
April of 2015, but officers kept looking for the people who did it. Two men stole $76,000 worth of copper from wires that Union Pacific uses to align railroad tracks. “While they were doing their activities of breaking into trailers, of taking... Read more
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The Aspen Times
New Grand Avenue bridge infrastructure damaged in collapseoff the following morning. The unexpected collapse of a full 210-foot span of
The Aspen Times / Posted 4 days ago
off the following morning. The unexpected collapse of a full 210-foot span of the bridge crossing Seventh Street and the Union Pacific Railroad tracks did cause some damage to two columns already in place for the new bridge, a project official... Read more
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Newsmax
Union Pacific Layoffs to Include 500 Managers, 250 OthersUnion Pacific Corp layoffs announced Wednesday will include roughly 500 managem
Newsmax / Posted 4 days ago
Union Pacific Corp layoffs announced Wednesday will include roughly 500 management jobs and 250 railroad workers by mid-September as the No. 1 U.S. railroad continues broader cost-cutting. The layoffs, which represent about 8 percent of its... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Part of new bridge damaged during collapseThe unexpected collapse of a full 210-foot span of the old Grand Avenue bridge
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 4 days ago
The unexpected collapse of a full 210-foot span of the old Grand Avenue bridge crossing Seventh Street and the Union Pacific Railroad tracks in downtown Glenwood Springs damaged two columns already in place for the new bridge, a project official said... Read more
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The Aspen Times
VIDEO: Colorado Mountain College webcam captures Grand Ave. bridge collapseWednesday, crews were busy using heavy equipment to move the remaining pieces o
The Aspen Times / Posted 4 days ago
Wednesday, crews were busy using heavy equipment to move the remaining pieces of steel to be cut into sections. The Union Pacific train tracks where the north end of the girders rested after the collapse were all clear, and trains —... Read more
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Summit Daily News
Part of new Glenwood Springs bridge damaged during collapse, likely adding to project costThe unexpected collapse of a full 210-foot span of the old Grand Avenue bridge
Summit Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
The unexpected collapse of a full 210-foot span of the old Grand Avenue bridge crossing Seventh Street and the Union Pacific Railroad tracks in downtown Glenwood Springs damaged two columns already in place for the new bridge, a project official said... Read more
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Aspen Daily News
Full impact of Grand Ave. Bridge collapse still to comeall six of the girders that crossed 210 feet over I-70 and the Colorado River t
Aspen Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
all six of the girders that crossed 210 feet over I-70 and the Colorado River to scatter across the railroad tracks used by Union Pacific and Amtrak, Eller said. The pieces fell within the identified construction boundaries. While the girders did... Read more
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Aspen Daily News
Pedestrian bridge wasn’t in danger, says an officialof the overall safety plan. The walking bridge is considered a pivotal part of
Aspen Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
of the overall safety plan. The walking bridge is considered a pivotal part of the project, allowing people to traverse the Union Pacific railroad tracks and the Colorado River during the three-month closure of the main span. The bridge project has... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Union Pacific to shed 750 jobsOMAHA, Neb. -- Union Pacific is eliminating 500 management positions and 250 ot
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
OMAHA, Neb. -- Union Pacific is eliminating 500 management positions and 250 other jobs to save about $110 million annually and delete about 8 percent of the railroad's managers from payroll. The railroad told the affected workers Wednesday that... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Clean-up continues on train wreck, derailmentCrews worked Tuesday night and through the morning Wednesday to clear derailed
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
Crews worked Tuesday night and through the morning Wednesday to clear derailed cars and upright locomotives after two Union Pacific freight trains crashed Tuesday afternoon in Mid-Missouri. As of Wednesday afternoon, UP officials said track repairs... Read more
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Reuters
Union Pacific to layoff 750 U.S. employees amid broader cost-cutting(Reuters) - Union Pacific Corp (UNP.N) said on Wednesday it will cut roughly 50
Reuters / Posted 4 days ago
(Reuters) - Union Pacific Corp (UNP.N) said on Wednesday it will cut roughly 500 management jobs and 250 railroad workers by mid-September as the No. 1 U.S. railroad continues broader cost-cutting. The layoffs, which represent about 8 percent of its... Read more
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TribLIVE
Union Pacific lays off 500 managers, 250 rail workers | TribLIVE Obituaries Front Bridgeville Area NewsSewickley HeraldMurrysville
TribLIVE / Posted 4 days ago
| TribLIVE Obituaries Front Bridgeville Area NewsSewickley HeraldMurrysville StarSouth Hills RecordThe HeraldHampton JournalShaler JournalPine Creek JournalTriblive Online Only Union Pacific... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Union Pacific to layoff 750 US employees amid broader cost-cuttingREUTERS: Union Pacific Corp said on Wednesday it will cut roughly 500 managemen
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
REUTERS: Union Pacific Corp said on Wednesday it will cut roughly 500 management jobs and 250 railroad workers by mid-September as the No. 1 U.S. railroad continues broader cost-cutting. The layoffs, which represent about 8 percent of its management... Read more
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Aspen Daily News
Breaking News: Bridge collapse could delay project, add costsix of the girders that crossed 210 feet over I-70 and the Colorado River to sc
Aspen Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
six of the girders that crossed 210 feet over I-70 and the Colorado River to scattered across the railroad tracks used by Union Pacific and Amtrak, Eller said. The pieces fell within the identified construction boundaries and no injuries were... Read more
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FOX Business
Union Pacific to lay off 750 workersUnion Pacific (NYSE:UNP) said Wednesday it will lay off 750 workers in an effor
FOX Business / Posted 5 days ago
Union Pacific (NYSE:UNP) said Wednesday it will lay off 750 workers in an effort to cut costs. The layoffs include 500 managers and 250 other workers. The move, which eliminates about 8% of Union Pacific's managers, will save about $110 million... Read more
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FOX Business
Union Pacific to lay off 750 workersUnion Pacific (UNP) said Wednesday it will lay off 750 workers in an effort to
FOX Business / Posted 5 days ago
Union Pacific (UNP) said Wednesday it will lay off 750 workers in an effort to cut costs. Continue Reading Below The layoffs include 500 managers and 250 other workers. The move, which eliminates about 8% of Union Pacific's managers, will save... Read more
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Vail Daily
Section of Grand Avenue bridge collapses during Glenwood Springs demolition workthey had the fallen section in a stable position, and went to work quickly to g
Vail Daily / Posted 5 days ago
they had the fallen section in a stable position, and went to work quickly to get it chopped up and removed, said Wilson. Union Pacific also was notified that its tracks were out of commission, said the chief. The railroad company could not be... Read more
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5 Eyewitness News St. Paul
Union Pacific lays off 500 managers, 250 other rail workersUnion Pacific said the layoffs are expected to produce about $110 million in an
5 Eyewitness News St. Paul / Posted 5 days ago
Union Pacific said the layoffs are expected to produce about $110 million in annual cost savings, but the railroad will record $90 million in pretax severance costs — mostly in the third quarter — because of them. Railroads have been under pressure... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Union Pacific lays off 500 managers, 250 other rail workersOMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Union Pacific is laying off 500 managers and 250 other worke
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Union Pacific is laying off 500 managers and 250 other workers to save about $110 million annually and eliminate about 8 percent of the railroad's managers. The railroad told the affected workers Wednesday that their jobs will be... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Union Pacific lays off 500 managers, 250 other rail workersOMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Union Pacific is laying off 500 managers and 250 other worke
Stamford Advocate / Posted 5 days ago
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Union Pacific is laying off 500 managers and 250 other workers to reduce costs and eliminate about 8 percent of the railroad's managers. The railroad told the affected workers Wednesday that their jobs will be eliminated by... Read more
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Summit Daily News
Portion of Glenwood Springs bridge collapses during constructionthe deck of the 1953 structure had been stripped of the concrete bed earlier, a
Summit Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
the deck of the 1953 structure had been stripped of the concrete bed earlier, and fell at about 8:05 p.m. across Union Pacific railroad tracks and Seventh Street. Witnesses said workers and police officers scrambled and dust flew, but no... Read more
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FOX Business
Union Pacific lays off 500 managers, 250 other rail workersUnion Pacific is laying off 500 managers and 250 other railroad workers to redu
FOX Business / Posted 5 days ago
Union Pacific is laying off 500 managers and 250 other railroad workers to reduce costs. The cuts will eliminate about 8 percent of Union Pacific's managers. The railroad told the affected workers Wednesday that their jobs will be eliminated by... Read more
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FOX Business
Union Pacific lays off 500 managers, 250 other rail workersOMAHA, Neb. – Union Pacific is laying off 500 managers and 250 other railroad w
FOX Business / Posted 5 days ago
OMAHA, Neb. – Union Pacific is laying off 500 managers and 250 other railroad workers to reduce costs. Continue Reading Below The cuts will eliminate about 8 percent of Union Pacific's managers. The railroad told the affected workers Wednesday that... Read more
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Aspen Daily News
Major portion of bridge collapses prematurelyoff the construction site, but project leaders were assessing possible damage t
Aspen Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
off the construction site, but project leaders were assessing possible damage to the railroad tracks beneath that carry Union Pacific and Amtrak trains. “We will clean up the railroad tracks and get the girders off that,” Newland said late... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
One big crime scenebetter to preserve historical sites than have to reproduce them years later. T
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
better to preserve historical sites than have to reproduce them years later. The real depot served as a terminal for the Union Pacific railroad ("The route of the Eagles") and stretched from St. Louis south to New Orleans. It was the first rail... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Portion of Glenwood bridge fallsportion of the old Grand Avenue bridge that began undergoing deconstruction Mon
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
portion of the old Grand Avenue bridge that began undergoing deconstruction Monday suffered an unplanned collapse onto the Union Pacific railroad tracks Tuesday evening. Glenwood Springs Police Chief Terry Wilson said the incident happened at 8:12... Read more
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The Aspen Times
Section of old Grand Avenue bridge collapses during night workAvenue Bridge structure over I-70 and the Colorado River has been assessed and
The Aspen Times / Posted 5 days ago
Avenue Bridge structure over I-70 and the Colorado River has been assessed and is secure," CDOT said in a news release. Union Pacific has been notified that their tracks are out of commission. The railroad company could not be reached... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Putting Lee County in the driver’s seat300,000 vehicles a year. DeKalb and Rockford also are in the running. Rochell
SaukValley.com / Posted 5 days ago
300,000 vehicles a year. DeKalb and Rockford also are in the running. Rochelle is home to three rail lines – the city’s, Union Pacific and BNSF – as well as an intermodal port. Wittenauer said development is inevitable in that area with the... Read more
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FOX Business
2 Attractive Dividend Stocks Whose Dividends Could Doublecan investors find dividend stocks poised to deliver strong dividend growth in
FOX Business / Posted 5 days ago
can investors find dividend stocks poised to deliver strong dividend growth in the coming years? Apple(NASDAQ: AAPL) and Union Pacific(NYSE: UNP) are a great place to start. Not only do their dividends look set to grow strongly in the years to... Read more
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FOX Business
2 Attractive Dividend Stocks Whose Dividends Could Doublecan investors find dividend stocks poised to deliver strong dividend growth in
FOX Business / Posted 5 days ago
can investors find dividend stocks poised to deliver strong dividend growth in the coming years? Apple(NASDAQ: AAPL) and Union Pacific(NYSE: UNP) are a great place to start. Not only do their dividends look set to grow strongly in the years to... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Union Pacific freight train cars derail in central Missouri<MORRISON, Mo. (AP) _ Authorities say cars from two Union Pacific freight trains
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 5 days ago
MORRISON, Mo. (AP) _ Authorities say cars from two Union Pacific freight trains derailed after one train hit the other from behind in central Missouri. Jeff DeGraff, a spokesman for Union Pacific, says the conductor of one of the trains was taken to... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
Trains collide in Gasconade County causing injuryfreight trains collided in the Gasconade County town of Morrison Tuesday, causi
KOMU Columbia / Posted 5 days ago
freight trains collided in the Gasconade County town of Morrison Tuesday, causing a crew member to suffer minor injuries, Union Pacific railroad said. Some cars, which were carrying cargo, derailed and some contained hazardous materials, the... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
MSHP: Trains collide in Gasconade County causing injuriesChamois and Morrison in Osage County. Amtrak spokesman Marc Magliari said ther
KOMU Columbia / Posted 6 days ago
Chamois and Morrison in Osage County. Amtrak spokesman Marc Magliari said there was a temporary track closure on the Union Pacific railroad east of Jefferson City. Amtrak's train status said service between Jefferson City and St. Louis was... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
A solution for future downtown parking needstax deal provided $400 million to extend ACE to Ceres by 2023. It essentially i
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 6 days ago
tax deal provided $400 million to extend ACE to Ceres by 2023. It essentially involves putting down a second track in the Union Pacific right of way, building several new stations and expanding parking at the Manteca station. The train service to... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Police reports for Monday, Aug. 14, 2017given notice to appear in court. Gage M. Engelkens, 21 of Camanche, Iowa; 12:3
SaukValley.com / Posted 6 days ago
given notice to appear in court. Gage M. Engelkens, 21 of Camanche, Iowa; 12:35 a.m. Saturday; on state Route 84 near the Union Pacific Railroad; operating uninsured motor vehicle, unlawful possession of cannabis (10 to 30 grams), and driving... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
Trees Come Down as Crews Clear Brush Around Lodi Condominium ComplexLODI -- Fire safety is on everyone's mind these days -- including Union Pacific
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 6 days ago
LODI -- Fire safety is on everyone's mind these days -- including Union Pacific Railroad. The rail operator cleared out overgrown brush along its line in Lodi last week, but some neighbors say they went too far. Twenty-nine trees were cut... Read more
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The Washington Times
Solar eclipse to fill small towns across Americavisitors to fall in love with the Nebraska Sandhills and return someday to tour
The Washington Times / Posted 6 days ago
visitors to fall in love with the Nebraska Sandhills and return someday to tour its other attractions, such as the Union Pacific Bailey Yard or the crane migration. “They all have to eat at our restaurants, buy our gas, stay at our... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Solar eclipse a boon for Northeast Kansas businessesaddition to preparing to feed the crowds at Lakeview, Lyhane is catering other
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 6 days ago
addition to preparing to feed the crowds at Lakeview, Lyhane is catering other events, including a breakfast buffet for the Union Pacific Depot Preservation Society that will be held Aug. 21. Brenda Staggenborg, executive director of the Marysville... Read more
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