The Sierra Club and other special interest groups give coal trains a bad rap because they lack knowledge of the facts. I have read that three to four trains a day have passed through Clark County for decades. Before the current anti-coal campaign, there was never a complaint about coal dust to my recollection. We are told that coal trains also have traveled through the Puget Sound region for decades…

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