rail http://northernpublicradio.org en Free Range Radio: All Aboard! http://northernpublicradio.org/post/free-range-radio-all-aboard <p>It's time to ride the rails with Free Range Radio as we celebrate National Train Day. &nbsp;</p><p> Sun, 11 May 2014 21:26:58 +0000 Susan Stephens 47335 at http://northernpublicradio.org Free Range Radio: All Aboard! Is Rail In The Future For Illinois Tollway Authority? http://northernpublicradio.org/post/rail-future-illinois-tollway-authority <p>The Illinois Tollway Authority <a href="http://www.ilga.gov/legislation/billstatus.asp?DocNum=4078&amp;GAID=11&amp;GA=97&amp;DocTypeID=HB&amp;LegID=63342&amp;SessionID=84">now has state approval </a>to consider adding rail service on its property. But supporters of the new law say it would probably take a while for any such project to materialize.&nbsp; Mon, 10 Sep 2012 12:33:54 +0000 Mike Moen 18126 at http://northernpublicradio.org Is Rail In The Future For Illinois Tollway Authority? Japanese trainmaker cuts ribbon at Rochelle factory http://northernpublicradio.org/post/japanese-trainmaker-cuts-ribbon-rochelle-factory <p></p><p>A host of public officials and hundreds of invited guests came to Rochelle Thursday to mark the grand opening of Japanese company Nippon Sharyo&rsquo;s new rail car manufacturing facility there.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p> Thu, 19 Jul 2012 22:37:53 +0000 Guy Stephens 15246 at http://northernpublicradio.org Japanese trainmaker cuts ribbon at Rochelle factory