MUSIC FOR THE ACR – FUNDRAISER FOR ALGOMA PASSENGER TRAIN

The Coalition for Algoma Passenger Trains (CAPT) has announced a major fundraising event toward re-starting passenger rail service on the Algoma Central Railway. On April 6th, celebrated Canadian folksinger Ian Tamblyn will perform at Algoma’s Water Tower Inn & Suites in Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario. Money raised will support efforts by Missanabie Cree First Nation…

MYSTERY TRAIN – ALGOMA CENTRAL RAILWAY SET TO BE SAVED

Efforts to save the Algoma Central Railway (ACR) passenger service have yielded results. A yet-to-be-named rail company is now poised to take over operations from Canadian National (CN) on the line that runs from Sault. Ste. Marie on the Michigan border to Hearst, Ontario.  In the winter of 2014 the Canadian federal government announced it…