Railroads http://wkar.org en Current State #148 | August 29, 2013 http://wkar.org/post/current-state-148-august-29-2013 <p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15.454545021057129px; line-height: 21.988636016845703px;">Today on&nbsp;</span><a href="http://www.wkar.org/programs/current-state"><em style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15.454545021057129px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 21.988636016845703px;">Current State</em></a><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15.454545021057129px; line-height: 21.988636016845703px;"><a href="ht Thu, 29 Aug 2013 17:38:45 +0000 Current State 41503 at http://wkar.org Michigan railroads crucial to state; conference meets to discuss challenges http://wkar.org/post/michigan-railroads-crucial-state-conference-meets-discuss-challenges <p></p><p><span style="background-color: transparent; font-family: Arial; font-size: 15px; white-space: pre-wrap; line-height: 1.15;">Michigan railroads employ thousands of workers, maintain thousands of miles of track, move millions of tons freight, and generate billions of dollars. The system’s health is crucial to commerce in the state.</span></p> Thu, 29 Aug 2013 17:35:39 +0000 Current State 41493 at http://wkar.org Michigan railroads crucial to state; conference meets to discuss challenges