Matt Laubach was able to walk away after his combine was hit by a train Saturday afternoon south of Glenwood. It was the second mishap to happen to him in less than 48 hours. The day before, he and his daughter tested positive for COVID-19.
The combination will create the first direct railway linking Canada, the United States and Mexico, with a network spanning 20,000 miles and approximately $8.7 billion of annual revenue. It marks the end of a high-stakes bidding war.
Canadian Pacific Railway's proposed purchase of the Kansas City Southern would create a railway network spanning from Canada, United States and Mexico. The Canadian Pacific Railway network runs through west-central Minnesota.
March 22, 2021 09:33 AM
By Nandakumar D, Ann Maria Shibu and Rebecca Spalding / Reuters
Grant Hustad Jr., 71, formerly of Glenwood, was a certified pilot who has been living in Florida. He and another occupant in a single-engine plane were killed in a fiery crash Monday that also took the life of a 4-year-old boy who was in an SUV struck by the plane.