Railroad strike possible Friday
September 15, 2022
With harvest about to start, concern is surfacing over a potential interruption in rail service in the midwest.
With the threat of a possible strike affecting both the Union Pacific and Burlington Northern coming on Friday, Amtrak on Monday suspended passenger service between Chicago and the West Coast. This affected passenger trains normally running Kansas and Nebraska.
With three elevators capable of loading unit trains and a cement terminal, rail service remains important in Nuckolls County. During the fall harvest multiple unit trains of grain are normally shipped from Nuckolls County...