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Ride the “Hurricane Turn Train” on the mighty Alaska Railroad - 6/18/17
Alaskatravelgram.com
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
Frontiersman.com
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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