Amtrak's Missouri River Runner attracting more riders

Thursday, May 5, 2011 | 3:22 p.m. CDT; updated 7:19 p.m. CDT, Thursday, May 5, 2011

COLUMBIA — The conductor adjusts his navy blazer as he walks down the aisle, the horn of the locomotive humming in the background. Bound for Kansas City, the Missouri River Runner gently rocks and sways.