Sunday, April 22, 2018
The Nation
U.S,. Canadian officials speak out for new bridge over Detroit River

U.S,. Canadian officials speak out for new bridge over Detroit River

DETROIT — Dangling the prospect of job creation in a region swamped by high unemployment, Gov. Jennifer Granholm, Detroit Mayor Dave Bing and other leaders from the U.S. and Canada are urging state lawmakers to allow Michigan to enter a partnership to build a new international bridge.

CSA 2010: truckers get, give earful at MATS

CSA 2010: truckers get, give earful at MATS

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Truckers might not have liked what they heard here about CSA 2010, but standing room only presentations at the Mid-America Trucking Show were meant to be truthful, not popular.

Flying J: merger vs independence

Flying J: merger vs independence

The “drop dead date” for the merger of Flying J and Pilot Travel Centers, originally set as March 31, has been extended to April 30.

Mississippi governor signs $300 million transportation bond bill

Mississippi governor signs $300 million transportation bond bill

JACKSON, Miss. — Mississippi Gov. Haley Barbour has signed a bill authorizing more than $300 million in bonds to finance highways, bridges and other transportation projects.

Teamsters to train members on First Observer program

Teamsters to train members on First Observer program

OKLAHOMA CITY — Teamster members from across the Oklahoma and parts of Texas, Arkansas and Missouri will take part in training to become instructors in a transportation security program sponsored by the Transportation Security Administration on April 18.

Driver saved little girl, then kept it to himself, went on with his work

Driver saved little girl, then kept it to himself, went on with his work

ORLANDO, Fla. — Dave Nelson, who just became an owner-operator at Werner Enterprises after working for them for about 3 years, saved the life of a 7-year-old girl on Feb. 10, but didn’t tell the company because they had a policy not to pull off the road when they have a load because someone might hijack the truck.

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