Railroad threatens a quiet Amish way of life
(Source: USA Today, February 10, 2013)
COLSTRIP, Mont. — David Borntreger and his family moved from Missouri to a remote corner of southeastern Montana in 1997 to escape the increasing pressures of the modern world.
Now that simple lifestyle is being threatened by a proposed railroad owned by a coal giant and two of the world's wealthiest men. The proposed line would bisect the Amish community's land and disrupt farm and ranching operations, the Borntregers said.
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Wednesday, February 13, 2013