New Mexico, Colorado and Kansas communities face the potential loss of passenger rail service if Amtrak fails to reach a new agreement by 2016 for maintaining and upgrading portions of the Southwest Chief route through those states.
Amtrak trains are running again between Denver and western Colorado now that tracks damaged by last month’s flooding have been repaired.
Amtrak service will resume in western Colorado and Utah this weekend now that tracks damaged by last month’s flooding have been repaired.
Coloradans who ventured back into the flood-ravaged town of Lyons found scenes of stomach-churning destruction, with dozens of homes destroyed, family keepsakes missing, food spoiling and mud everywhere.
Amtrak’s California Zephyr passenger train is taking detours because of temporary track closures in Colorado.
Amtrak has reached a settlement with a former convict who was taken off a train in southeastern Colorado and arrested after a fellow passenger thought she heard him make threatening statements.
Denver’s Union Station is now closed as crews prepare to renovate the historic landmark. The building is expected to reopen in the middle of 2014 as an urban transit center and tourist attraction.
A retired California firefighter who disappeared from a Chicago-bound train has been found dead in western Nebraska.
Investigators from Amtrak and several other police departments continue searching for the retired California firefighter who disappeared from a train somewhere between eastern Colorado and western Nebraska.
The family of a retired California firefighter who disappeared from an Amtrak train says it now appears that he may have fallen from the train somewhere in eastern Colorado or western Nebraska.