reporting mark: N/A
railroad class: Shortline Railroad
Below are the the states we have Northern Plains Railroad radio scanner frequencies for:
The Northern Plains Railroad is a shortline railroad that operates over 344 miles (552 kilometers) of track in the northern U.S. state of Minnesota and the northern U.S. state of North Dakota. The railroad interchanges with the Canadian Pacific Railway in Kenmare, North Dakota and Thief River Falls, Minnesota; the Minnesota Northern Railroad in Thief River Falls, Minnesota; and the BNSF Railway in Ardoch, North Dakota. The railroad has Northern Plains Railroad's headquarters in Fordville, North Dakota, where it operates Northern Plains Railroad's largest yard facility, and also has a field office located in Lansford, North Dakota, where it operates another large yard and roundhouse. As of 2006, the Northern Plains Railroad employed 43 people and handled approximately 17,000 carloads per year.