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UP Invites Nebraska Firefighters Trackside for Training

Posted December 9, 2014 2:00 p.m. CST

Union Pacific Manager of Hazardous Materials Ben Salo, center, discusses tank car safety with members of the Omaha Fire Department.

"If it ain't rainin', we ain’t trainin'," joked Union Pacific Manager of Hazardous Materials Ben Salo who wasn't deterred by sideways sleet as he prepped the railroad's new boxcar classroom and training tank car for Omaha's Fire Rescue 33 team.

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UP Plays Important Role During Harvest Season

Dec. 01, 2014 9:27 a.m. CST

Jeremy Ostransky is a fourth generation farmer in Bennington, Nebraska. When Ostransky was in high school, his grandpa gave him 15 acres to work. “I held on to the land while I studied agriculture business in college. After I graduated, I wanted to farm, but it just wasn’t going to work,” Ostransky said. “So I went and got a full-time job, and farmed after work and on the weekends.”

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From Rocket Scientist to Railroader, Meet Amber McDaniel

Nov. 24, 2014 11:17 a.m. CST

Amber served her country as a member of the Army National Guard as well as in the Air Force. She is just one of the 10,000 veterans working for Union Pacific, answering the call, and helping to build America.

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Union Pacific Delivers
A Holiday Tradition

Nov. 20, 2014 1:48 p.m. CST

Omaha's "official" Christmas tree makes its way to The Durham Museum with a little help from Union Pacific.

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Military Veteran Employees Featured in New Union Pacific Commercial

Nov. 11, 2014 1:40 p.m. CST

Meet three of the Veterans featured in Union Pacific's new "Answering the Call" commercial.

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