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Sunday, June 30, 2013

Coal trains raise concerns in congested cities

A BNSF coal train heads west in the Columbia Gorge near Bingen on the Washington state side. It’s headed to Vancouver, B.C., for export to the Far East. The engine seen is at the end of the train with multiple engines up front. State Highway 14 is at top, right.