Guernsey residents returning home after Thursday’s train derailment

Feb 8, 2020 | 8:06am

Residents of the village of Guernsey were able to return home Friday after this week’s train derailment. About 80 people had to leave their homes after a CP train carrying crude oil derailed just east of the village on Thursday morning. Of the 104 cars, 31 of them derailed, with another 12 catching fire. While […]

CN & CP Rail grain movement income falls below maximum revenue entitlement

Dec 31, 2019 | 11:21am

  The two major railways will not face penalties for excess income from grain movement in the crop year ending last August 1st. The Canadian Transportation Agency has ruled that CN Rail and CP Rail received grain rate income well below the maximum revenue entitlement. CN Rail was 371 thousand dollars below its maximum revenue […]

TSB prepares to investigate train derailment

Dec 10, 2019 | 11:53am

The Transportation Safety Board is sending a team of investigators to the site of the CP train derailment near Lanigan. Their job will be to gather information, and assess the occurrence. The train was carrying crude oil. Melanie Loessl witnessed the accident. She lives on a rural property near where the train left the tracks. […]

No one injured in train derailment in Regina CP rail yard

Aug 15, 2019 | 5:38am

A train derailed Wednesday morning in the Regina Canadian Pacific rail yard just east of Winnipeg Street. About four cars of potash left the tracks, and crews were immediately dispatched to the area when the incident took place. Along with the derailment, some of the tracks also appeared to be damaged in the incident. The cause […]