Minnesota rail group pitches new train in Winona


WINONA — Representatives from All Aboard Minnesota and Amtrak spoke to a crowd of about 30 Tuesday afternoon at the Winona County Historical Society about plans to bring a second train to Winona.

The city is now served twice daily by the Empire Builder, which runs from Chicago to Seattle and back. The leg between the Twin Cities and Chicago includes stops in Red Wing, Winona; six Wisconsin cities, including Milwaukee; and one other stop in Illinois.

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