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Montana coal railroad line faces federal review

(Source: Bloomberg Businessweek, November 12, 2012)

BILLINGS, Mont. — Eastern Montana residents will weigh in this week on a proposed 83-mile coal railroad with the potential to usher in a dramatic expansion of mining in the state and increase exports of the fuel to Asia. The Surface Transportation Board is hosting a series of public meetings beginning Monday in Lame Deer for its environmental review of the proposed Tongue River Railroad.

Full story: Bloomberg Businessweek

Tuesday, November 13, 2012

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