Defazio Pushes for Rail Car Safety

Springfield, Ore. — Congressman Peter Defazio says it’s time for the federal government to act when it comes to rail car safety. That was the focus of a tour Thursday, at a site where rail tank cars are manufactured and repaired. At the event, Defazio said old, dangerous train cars dominate US railways, and as seen … Continue reading »

35th Annual Model Railroad Show

EUGENE, Ore. — Crowds were all aboard today at the Valley River Center mall in Eugene for the 35th annual Model Railroad Show. Organizers say four different non-profits were present today, all sharing a hobby for model trains. Shoppers stopped to admire the many different trains on the tracks and while the event brought smiles … Continue reading »