Photo highlights of IWC in Jackson Hole, Wyo.

Several members pay close attention during a meeting with FRA Administrator Molitoris prior to her speech. Seated at the table, from left, are: John R. Koonce, Illinois Central General Chairman; C. Edward Way, Illinois State Legislative Board Chairman; Mike Muscha, North Dakota State Legislative Board Chairman; Craig A. Richins, BLE Division 228 (Pocatello, Idaho); and Don Bergman, Arizona State Legislative Board Chairman.

Division 94 (Gillette, Wyo.) Legislative Representative Lawrence Kemper quotes from the Locomotive Engineer Newsletter during a discussion about working conditions on the BNSF.

IWC Chairman Jim Lance (center) presents years of service pins to retirees from BLE Division 228 (Pocatello, Idaho) during the luncheon on Thursday. They are, from left, Bob Talbot, R.K. Smith, Lance, and J.O. Buffaloe. Retirees who were honored but not pictured include D.H. Fink, V.H. Long Sr., and K.N. Myers. Together, these Brothers have over 240 years of combined membership in the Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers.

From left: Mike Weston of BLE Division 186 (Denver, Colo.) discusses IWC happenings with J.A. Thompson, local chairman of BLE Division 115 (Cheyenne, Wyo.).


2000 Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers