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  • State, railroad reach agreement

    OLYMPIA – State transportation officials have worked out an agreement with the Eastern Washington Gateway Railroad to keep the company running trains on 110 miles of taxpayer-owned track west of …

  • State to buy crucial stretch of rail line

    OLYMPIA – After years of often-rancorous negotiation with a Kansas-based rail operator, the state has agreed to buy a 108-mile stretch of rail line between Cheney and Coulee City. As …

  • Railing against the costs

    OLYMPIA – Two years ago, moved by pleas from grain growers and local communities, state lawmakers spent $6.5 million to buy about 200 miles of Palouse River and Coulee City …

  • State bungles rail deal

    OLYMPIA – Three years ago, faced with imminent closure of “significant sections” of the 372-mile Palouse River and Coulee City Railroad, state lawmakers agreed to spend $33.5 million to buy …



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