What was described as a labor of love by the man who built it could definitely be seen and heard during Galesburg’s 37th Annual Railroad Days. A Leviathan 63 steam engine moved from one part of a track near the Galesburg Amtrak Depot to another Saturday.
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CHICAGO (AP) — Kids may ride for free on Amtrak trains between Chicago and Milwaukee during weekends this summer.
Galesburg police initially said yesterday morning there was no accident involving a man and a train, and as it turns out, that’s partially true.
Authorities say it may have been a prior train that struck a man instead.
MOLINE, Ill. (AP) — A passenger rail service connecting Moline and Chicago is scheduled to be up and running in two years.
LOWDER, Ill. (AP) — A freight train has derailed at a grain elevator in central Illinois, injuring two and spilling an estimated 100,000 bushels of corn.