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Ride the “Hurricane Turn Train” on the mighty Alaska Railroad - 6/18/17
By Scott McMurren

Ride one of the last “flagstop” trains in the country. There are many homesteaders north of Talkeetna that use the train to get to and from their cabins.

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Soldotna area woman plans to open businesses in railroad cars - 6/11/17
Peninsula Clarion
By Megan Pacer

When Soldotna area resident Mary Krull began her journey toward filling a niche in the business community, she wasn’t actually thinking about what kind of business she wanted to open. She just really wanted a train car.

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‘The Iron Horse disease’ - 6/10/17
By Katie Stark

WASILLA -- For the past five years, in a bright orange warehouse, near the middle of Wasilla, a historic steam engine is coming back to life through the efforts of a team of dedicated volunteers.

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