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Train 692 to hold in Thompson for track working

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06/29/2010 AT 07:04

Communities between Thompson and The Pas should take special note of the train's new departure times.

In order to accommodate the summer track improvement program on the Thicket subdivision, beginning June 30th VIA's southbound train 692 will arrive in Thompson every Sunday, Wednesday and Friday at 1p.m. and depart at 5:30 p.m.

Customers travelling to Winnipeg can take advantage of the train's stopover in Thompson to tour the area. The extended station layover time is not expected to significantly affect the train's arrival time into Winnipeg, and customers are advised to visit viarail.ca or call 1 888-VIA RAIL (842-7245) for updates.

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