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January 12, 2018
Wreckage of the BNSF oil train derailment smoulders  just outside of Heimdal, N.D.,  more than 10 hours after the accident on May 6,2015. Eric Hylden/ Forum News Service file photo
Federal safety board releases final cause, recommendations after fiery ND oil train derailment in 2015
January 12, 2018 - 2:35pm
November 29, 2017
Pilot, passenger injured in plane crash last week
November 29, 2017 - 7:42pm
October 24, 2017
A fire from a train derailment burns uncontrollably as seen in this photograph Monday, Dec. 30, 2013, west of Casselton, N.D.  Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
Rail industry phasing out tank cars involved in Casselton derailment ahead of deadline
October 24, 2017 - 12:27pm
February 7, 2017
A fireball rises after an explosion following a train derailment near Casselton, N.D., Dec. 30, 2013. William Hejl / Special to Forum News Serviceplay button
VIDEO: Bad train car axle likely to blame for explosive 2013 derailment in ND, final NTSB report says
February 7, 2017 - 8:29pm
December 29, 2016
Oil tanker cars move along the railroad past the charred remains from the December oil car derailment and explosion on the west side of Casselton. David Samson / The Forum
Three years later, federal investigation of ND oil train blast coming to an end
December 29, 2016 - 6:48pm
December 8, 2016
The tail from a crashed Cessna 340 rests in near a soybean field Friday, Dec. 2, 2016, where the plane crashed Thursday east of Horace, N.D., killing the sole occupant. Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
Pilot in fatal plane crash south of Fargo reported onboard fire
December 8, 2016 - 12:48pm
April 28, 2015
Black smoke billows from the site of the December 2013 train derailment in Casselton, N.D. The National Transportation Safety Board released documents Monday saying a more stringent inspection of old tank car axles may have prevented the explosive BNSF train collision. (Forum News Service file photo)
NTSB: Axle test might have averted North Dakota oil train crash
April 28, 2015 - 5:37pm
April 6, 2015
A train carrying oil passes through Fairfield, N.D., in July. The National Transportation Safety Board on Monday called for the faster replacement of rail cars that carry flammable liquids like crude oil or ethanol. (Dickinson Press file photo)
NTSB issues 'urgent' recommendations to boost oil train safety
April 6, 2015 - 6:08pm
May 16, 2014
Bakken crude not the problem, industry-commissioned study finds: Refining group asked for study into volatility of crude’s characteristics
May 16, 2014 - 7:05pm
April 1, 2014
NTSB releases report on crash that killed Fargo AirSho pilot
April 1, 2014 - 11:34pm