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Frac sand boom contributes to crowded tracks, Amtrak delays

(Source: The Cap Times, August 11, 2014)

MADISON, Wisc. — When it comes to traffic on Amtrak’s main passenger line from Chicago, through Wisconsin and out to Seattle, Wash., and Portland, Ore., passengers are increasingly taking a backseat to freight traffic.

Full story: www.madison.com

Tuesday, August 12, 2014

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