Community Ties

May 2013 Archive

CT: Rail Runners

UP Group Helps Runners Go the Extra Mile

May. 31, 2013 09:16 AM CDT

The run benefited the Lied Learning and Technology Center for Childhood Deafness and Vision Disorders. Each year more than 2,200 registered runners take part.

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CT: Green River

UP Hosts Wyoming Dignitaries at Green River Depot

May. 28, 2013 10:54 AM CDT

UP was honored that the City of Green River chose to highlight its operation as a community centerpiece as part of Capital for the Day.

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CT: Firebox Steam

Hot Times in Cheyenne

May. 17, 2013 08:58 AM CDT

Firebox repair for No. 844 means re-tooling at 1900 F.

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CT: Lost Child

UP Signal Maintainer Rescues Lost Boy

May. 16, 2013 02:55 PM CDT

"He was lost and very excited to see me," Cook said. "And he was not shy about asking for help."

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CT: Rochelle

UP Shows Off New Training Car and Foam Trailer During Drill

May. 14, 2013 09:11 AM CDT

More than 100 first responders took part in the multi-agency disaster drill in Rochelle, Ill.

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CT: Ainsworth

Trucking Leader Advocates Crossing Safety

May. 9, 2013 03:06 PM CDT

Ainsworth Trucking has become an advocate for rail safety, hauling a wrecked semi on a flatbed trailer throughout the Lone Star State so other truck drivers can see firsthand the damage that results from a collision with a train.

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CT: Santa Teresa

Show and Tell at Santa Teresa

May. 1, 2013 02:21 PM CDT

UP hosted special guests from local businesses as well as the Mexican states of Juarez and Chihuahua.

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