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February 1, 2018
The scene where a plane piloted by Loren Larson, 55, of Kerkhoven, crashed July 28, 2016, in a cornfield northeast of the La Crosse, Wisconsin, airport. Larson was killed in the crash. Submitted photo
Loss of flight control cited in Kerkhoven pilot's fatal crash
February 1, 2018 - 9:05pm
January 12, 2018
Wreckage of the BNSF oil train derailment smoulders  just outside of Heimdal, N.D.,  more than 10 hours after the accident on May 6,2015. Eric Hylden/ Forum News Service file photo
Federal safety board releases final cause, recommendations after fiery ND oil train derailment in 2015
January 12, 2018 - 2:35pm
November 7, 2017
A vintage plane crashed in a field near the Moorhead airport Sunday, July 2, 2017, killing Breckenridge, Minn., pilot Mark Yaggie. Forum News Service
Final NTSB report: Plane was in trouble before crash that killed Breckenridge farmer
November 7, 2017 - 7:45pm
October 24, 2017
A fire from a train derailment burns uncontrollably as seen in this photograph Monday, Dec. 30, 2013, west of Casselton, N.D.  Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
Rail industry phasing out tank cars involved in Casselton derailment ahead of deadline
October 24, 2017 - 12:27pm
August 3, 2017
Sophie Olson, who graduated in the spring from Minnehaha Academy,cries against a fence and leaves a bouquet of flowers Thursday, Aug.3, a day after two of the school's employees died in a natural gas explosion at the school. Dave Orrick / Pioneer Press
NTSB: Gas meter was being moved at time of school explosion
August 3, 2017 - 9:18pm
February 7, 2017
A fireball rises after an explosion following a train derailment near Casselton, N.D., Dec. 30, 2013. William Hejl / Special to Forum News Serviceplay button
VIDEO: Bad train car axle likely to blame for explosive 2013 derailment in ND, final NTSB report says
February 7, 2017 - 8:29pm
December 29, 2016
National Transportation Safety Board board member Robert Sumwalt views damaged rail cars on scene of BNSF train accident in Casselton, N.D. Photo: National Transportation Safety Board (NOTE FILE MAY NOT BE LARGE ENOUGH FOR PRINT)
Three years later, federal investigation of ND oil train blast coming to an end
December 29, 2016 - 5:45pm
December 8, 2016
The tail from a crashed Cessna 340 rests in near a soybean field Friday, Dec. 2, 2016, where the plane crashed Thursday east of Horace, N.D., killing the sole occupant. Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
NTSB report: Pilot in fatal plane crash south of Fargo reported onboard fire
December 8, 2016 - 12:18pm
April 7, 2015
NTSB calls for new oil rail cars
April 7, 2015 - 9:01am
June 24, 2014
US rules for crude tank cars may go beyond 2011 industry standard
June 24, 2014 - 4:20pm
NTSB calls for audits and safer routes for crude trains
January 24, 2014 - 8:43am
January 14, 2014
National Transporation and Safety Board member Robert Sumwalt, right, views damaged rail cars at the scene of the BNSF train accident in Casselton, N.D. Jan. 1, 2014 in this handout provided by NTSB. Mandatory evacuation orders were lifted on Tuesday in Casselton, where a fiery oil train crash a day earlier triggered a series of blasts and forced residents from their homes. The 106-car BNSF Railway oil train struck a derailed grain train about a mile west of Casselton. REUTERS/NTSB/Handout
Casselton crash was one of biggest oil spills on rails in US
January 14, 2014 - 9:10am
January 13, 2014
Report estimates train crash damage at $6.1M
January 13, 2014 - 2:01pm
January 6, 2014
Workers clean up Dec. 31, 2004, after a 32-car derailment the day before near Casselton, N.D. Federal Railroad Administration records show this happened near the same point on the tracks as a derailment last week. Forum News Service file photo
4 derailments near Casselton, ND, in past 9 years
January 6, 2014 - 9:58am
December 31, 2013
Oil cars still burning after crash near Casselton, ND
December 31, 2013 - 12:46pm