2005 article on Amtrak refurbishing Empire Builder equipment to increase ridership

September 9, 2018 -

Leavenworth, Washington: The Empire Builder's albatross

November 2, 2018 -

Amtrak has reached a crossroads. Congress can help.

May 4, 2019 - https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/amtrak-has-reached-a-crossroads-congress-can-help/2019/05/03/49869d18-6c37-11e9-a66d-a82d3f3d96d5_story.html?noredirect=on&utm_term=.cc105b47d53e

Havre Daily News: The facts on Empire Builder ridership

November 29, 2019 -

North Coast Hiawatha Restoration Study released by the Rail Passengers Association

October 19, 2021 -

Passenger train service can offer many benefits to rural communities

November 23, 2021 - Passenger train service can benefit Montana communities, but commissioned study doesn't indicate as such