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Group says Chicago area too car dependent, needs to promote walking, public transit
Group says Chicago area too car dependent, needs to promote walking, public transit

CHICAGO — A new analysis shows the Chicago region has grown more car dependent since 1980, and that a different approach is needed to create healthier, more sustainable and more..

Peterbilt graduates 50th technician school class
Peterbilt graduates 50th technician school class

DENTON, Texas — Peterbilt Motors Co. has certified the graduation of the Peterbilt Technician Institute’s (PTI) 50th graduating class. Since PTI opened its doors in November 2013 at the Universal..

Diesel prices down nationwide, but by less than a penny most places
Diesel prices down nationwide, but by less than a penny most places

On-highway diesel prices slipped ever-so-slightly downward for the week ending Aug. 13, according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA). The average price nationwide fell by $0.006 to $3.217, exactly..

July sees slight slide in truck sales from June
July sees slight slide in truck sales from June

Class 8 truck sales in the United States in July decreased slightly from June but were considerably above July 2017, according to information released by WardsAuto. Wards reported sales of..

Drainage work to make for long delays on Highway 277 through S.C.
Drainage work to make for long delays on Highway 277 through S.C.

COLUMBIA, S.C. — Truckers and other travelers may want to avoid parts of Highway 277 going through Columbia, South Carolina because there will be delays while crews work on a..

Kenworth names finalists for top military rookie
Kenworth names finalists for top military rookie

KIRKLAND, Wash. — Kenworth has teamed with the FASTPORT Trucking Track Mentoring Program and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation’s Hiring our Heroes Program to find America’s top rookie military..

Analysis: Mississippi road money session waits on lieutenant governor
Analysis: Mississippi road money session waits on lieutenant governor

JACKSON, Miss. — A special session to seek more money for Mississippi's roads and bridges could be drawing near. But nothing is likely to happen without Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves'..

DAT Freight Index: July Spot Truckload Volume And Rates Return To Earth
DAT Freight Index: July Spot Truckload Volume And Rates Return To Earth

PORTLAND, Ore. — Spot market freight availability dropped sharply in July, returning to typical seasonal levels after an all-time peak in June, according to DAT Solutions, which operates North America’s..

Major retail container ports setting record highs
Major retail container ports setting record highs

WASHINGTON — With retail sales rising and retailers rushing to bring merchandise into the country ahead of proposed new tariffs on products from China, imports at the nation’s major retail..

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