Grundy County Sheriff Rodney Herring reports he has received an increased number of complaints lately regarding trains stopping on the tracks and blocking the Route E crossing in Laredo. Herring says the Canadian Pacific Railroad claims the reason trains are stopping in that location is because of flooding, traffic backups, and work on the rails. […]
Tips and information are sought from the public while the investigation continues into a fire on October 29 at the railroad bridge that crosses the Grand River just south of Chillicothe. Investigator Adam Crouch of the state fire marshal’s office has called the fire arson – meaning it was intentionally set. The blaze, described at […]
The Chillicothe Fire Department this morning responded to a brush and debris fire in the vicinity of the Canadian Pacific Railroad bridge over the Grand River. The fire was called into authorities by Matthew Stirling, who was driving on Highway 65. Upon arrival at 6 o’clock Monday morning, Chief Darrell Wright reported there was a […]
Crews working with Canadian Pacific Railroad plan to close Route D in Ludlow next week. Route D will close for routine maintenance of the railroad crossing in Ludlow. The road will close at approximately 7 a.m. on Tuesday morning, October 31, 2017, and will remain closed until approximately 2 p.m. Wednesday, November 1. During the closure, […]
Crews working with the Canadian Pacific Railroad will close a portion of the track in Putnam County for repairs next week. The railroad crossing on Route E in Powersville will be closed from Monday at noon through next Thursday, August 31 at 11 o’clock. The scheduled work will be done as weather permits.