Fri September 21, 2012
Reporter's Notebook

Romance Of The Rails: Diner Cars & Drinking Companions

The conductor is a blur of activity during a late night stop in Lincoln NE.
Nathan Heffel KUNC

Community seating is a unique concept in the California Zephyr dining car. You have no choice, if you're traveling alone, of who you sit with. Truly, it’s a roll of the dice.

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Fri September 21, 2012
Reporter's Notebook

Romance Of The Rails: A Ride On The California Zephyr

Farm country rolls by my window on the Zephyr
Nathan Heffel KUNC


Fri September 7, 2012
The Two-Way

Texas Road Will Inaugurate 85 MPH Speed Limit, Nation's Highest

Originally published on Fri September 7, 2012 4:18 pm

The highest speed limit in America will be officially unveiled in November, when drivers on one portion of a Texas highway will be allowed to reach 85 mph without keeping an eye out for police cars and speed cameras.

As Transportation Nation reports, the new speed limit allows drivers to "legally drive faster than hurricane force winds."

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Tue September 4, 2012
Parks & Rec

Road to Top of Mt. Evans Closing For the Season

Jim Hill KUNC

Although winter still seems a long way off in Colorado, the top portion of the highway up Mount Evans is closing for the season at 7:00 a.m. Tuesday.

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Wed August 29, 2012

DIA South Terminal Construction Reaches Significant Milestone

Construction equipment stands ready to break ground on the DIA South Terminal Project at a ceremony in 2010.
Nathan Heffel

Denver International Airport officials along with Denver Mayor Michael Hancock celebrated what they called a significant milestone in the development of the airport's South Terminal.

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