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Northwest in running for new speed rail

By: Alex Zielinski | News reporter

Proposed high-speed line would span 466 miles from Eugene to Vancouver, BC

The Pacific Northwest remains in the running with 10 other regions for a shiny new item this Christmas: a sleek, streamlined rail line shooting up from Eugene to Vancouver, B.C., in less than four hours, reaching up to 110 mph. Eugene mayor Kitty Piercy a…