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NBC Evening News for
Thursday, Feb 02, 1989

Headline: Winter Weather / Helena, Montana / Train Derailment

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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Map shown indicating temps. across US. Report introduced.

(Denver, Colorado: Roger O'Neil) Train derailment in Helena, MT, reported; details given, scenes shown. Derailment noted caused by severe weather. [MAN - comments on explosion.] In OK, gasoline truck reported exploding; scenes shown. Arctic blast from Alaska noted threatening livestock. [Kansas farmer Grant FESTER - comments on loss of winter wheat crop.] [Fruit grower Mark PRYOR - comments on crops freezing.] Temps. in Denver, Colorado, and Chicago, Illinois, graphed. People shown swimming in Miami, Florida.

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Program Time:05:30:10 pm - 05:33:30 pm. Duration: 03:20
Reporters:Brokaw, Tom; O'Neil, Roger
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Broadcast Type:Evening News Segment Type: News Content
Record Number:566959