Eastern Iowa river towns sing blues over tripling railroad traffic

A Canadian Pacific (CP) train goes through LeClaire. CREDIT DAVE THOMPSON.

“So, how often do the trains go by?” Jake Blues asked while staring out the window of a one-room apartment at a steady stream of elevated trains crisscrossing on opposite tracks. “So often, you won’t even notice!” Elwood Blues answered. – The Blues Brothers, 1980 Denise Bulat laughed out loud upon hearing those classic lines […]

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