KALISPELL, Mont. — An increase in freight traffic and hundreds of millions of dollars in improvements on BNSF Railway tracks across North Dakota and Montana combined to make Amtrak travel less than reliable in recent months, BNSF officials said.
By Steven DuBois, Associated Press
December 9, 2013 12:48 p.m.
PORTLAND — Gov. John Kitzhaber was once known as Dr. No for vetoing Republican legislation. Now the Democrat says he’s running for re-election with a record and leadership style he describes as centrist.