Norfolk Southern NS LogoNorfolk Southern says the elimination of 140 Roanoke rail yard positions has nothing to do with the quality of the employees’ work. The railroad says the local yard is handling less traffic needing switching, and it is not among the railroad’s most efficient. Norfolk Southern says affected workers will be offered new positions in the company as they open up. WFIR’s Evan Jones has the story.

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