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CN locomotive collides with wooden pallets at Tyendinaga

(Source: Belleville Intelligencer, February 26, 2020)

BELLEVILLE, Ontario — The takedown of a Tyendinaga Mohawk blockade on CN Railway tracks at a level crossing east Belleville on Monday hasn’t ended disruptions in the area for rail officials trying to reopen the Toronto-Montreal corridor after nearly three weeks of hundreds of freight train cancellations. A second protest group of local Mohawks camped not far down the tracks near the original protest site continue to hamper CN officials and Ontario Provincial Police working to get freight and passenger train traffic moving again.

Full story: Belleville Intelligencer

Thursday, February 27, 2020

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