The Story Of The Lost Train Of Pine City Is An Unforgettable Minnesota Urban Legend
By Betsy Rathburn|Published November 04, 2020
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Here in Minnesota, more than a few urban legends have made the rounds in every region of the state. Stories of extraterrestrial encounters, bigfoot sightings, and haunted roads, are the subject of many stories. Some of these stories, like the 1979 UFO encounter in Marshall County, are commonly told. Others, like the story we’d like to share today, are known only among locals. Though it’s not well known, it’s still a fascinating story with a decades-old mystery that remains unsolved to this day. Read on below to learn about the lost train of Pine City, Minnesota.