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Friday, December 19, 2008
West Virginia Commuter Train Gets Reprieve
West Virginia officials have found the money to keep a Washington - Martinsburg commuter train running into their state, the Charleston Daily Mail reports. MARC, the Maryland agency that provides the service, wanted to terminate the train in Brunswick, MD, in a cost-cutting move. The action would have left Martinsburg and Harpers Ferry with two daily trains.