Courtesy American Passenger Rail Heritage Foundation

Photographer Notley Hawkins takes us on a visual tour of the many railroad destinations in La Plata, including its train depot, a train museum, and a train-themed hotel. more

Sep 15, 2017 2:19 PM Life


Courtesy Kearney History Museum

The Kearney Historic Museum is celebrating a recent expansion that makes room for the daily display of 90 percent of the museum’s entire collection more

Aug 16, 2017 5:12 PM Life


Becky Schenewark

The Rock Island Trail, connecting the greater Kansas City area to Missouri’s Katy Trail system, is an experience to savor whether you're walking, cycling or on horseback. more

Aug 8, 2017 3:21 PM Life


The Atlantic and Pacific Railroad, predecessor of the St. Louis San Francisco line (known as The Frisco), was incorporated on this date. more

Jul 27, 2017 1:16 PM Missouri History


Wikipedia Commons

The Pacific Railroad reached Kansas City from St. Louis on this date. more

Dec 19, 2016 9:56 AM Missouri History


St. Louis Post-Dispatch

A railroad bridge across the Missouri at St. Charles collapsed for the third time! Thirty one freight cars plunged into the river. It was also proving to be a hazard for steamboats. more

Dec 8, 2016 1:01 PM Missouri History

Railroads were being built across Missouri. more

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