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Trucker, songwriter Paul Marhoefer…

Trucker Paul Marhoefer’s CD, “Bessemer to Birmingham,” is being marketed at truck stops. Marhoefer is still pulling reefers, saying he hopes to be trucking when..

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Trump signs $1.3 trillion…

President Donald Trump praised the increases the bill provides for military spending and said he had "no choice but to fund our military," AP reported...

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After 6 weeks of…

By the time oil has gone through the refining process to get to diesel and by the time diesel gets to distribution centers and the..

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Pilot Flying J -…

Sometimes it’s so difficult for truck drivers to get seen by a doctor they get in the habit of ignoring their health problems altogether, half..

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Diesel prices surge

On-highway diesel prices spiked this week after a brief hiccup last week in their upward trajectory.    As so often happens, oil prices were falling..

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No to young truckers

“We think it’s irresponsible to put young drivers behind the wheel of a truck in order to avoid addressing the real problems of high turnover,”..

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Trucking recession-proof career

Melissa Allen says she got her CDL because truck drivers will always be needed.   Melissa Allen was recently named Women In Trucking's April Member..

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W. Star offers rebate…

Recently, Western Star collaborated with WTFC to create a promotional wrap on a 5700XE model featuring the organization’s name and pictures of its members.  ..

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PennDOT: 3P completed 390…

PennDOT  says by the end of the month eight more bridges will be open.©2018Fotosearch The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation’s (PennDOT) Rapid Bridge Replacement project, a..

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Former CVSA chief promoted

Thompson currently serves as a Board Member for the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance (CVSA) and served as president of the organization in 2016. (Courtesy: ARDOT)..

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Indiana EB I-64 traffic…

At 8 p.m. Monday, eastbound I-64 over Captain Frank Road — located 0.29 miles east of I-265 — will be restricted to a single lane..

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Bendix milestone

Bendix spokesman says air dryer has "legacy of reliability."     ELYRIA, Ohio — A funny thing happens when some people lay eyes on the..

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Automatic fuel savings

The system closes the TrailerTail when the truck goes in reverse or stops. LONGVIEW, Texas — STEMCO Products Inc. has announced a new aerodynamic product,..

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Old Dominion names Freeman…

    THOMASVILLE, N.C. — Old Dominion Freight Line, Inc. April 30 announced it has appointed Kevin M. "Marty" Freeman, currently the company's senior vice..

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Used truck, trailer numbers…

  COLUMBUS, Ind. — Rise. That’s the appropriate word when it comes to Class 8 used truck volumes and trailer orders. ACT Research reports that..

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Diesel prices on the…

  On-highway diesel prices are edging up, posting Monday at $3.157 for the national average compared with $3.133 for the week of April 23, a..

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ATA President Chris Spear…

It can be said that the Owner-Operator Independent Drivers Association (OOIDA) and the American Trucking Associations (ATA) occasionally see eye-to-eye but most of the time..

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N.J. governor signs executive…

According to the Office of New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy and the International Brotherhood of Teamsters, Murphy has signed an executive order establishing a task..

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Retail imports expected to…

    WASHINGTON — Imports at the nation’s major retail container ports are expected to grow steadily throughout the summer despite the prospect of heavy..

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Duck! There's a drone…

Coming soon to a state Department of Transportation near you — drones. U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao May 9 announced the first 10 participants in..

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EIA: World oil glut…

  The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) reports that the world oil glut in place since 2015-2016 has evened out, bringing the price of oil..

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Diesel jumps nearly 4…

Last week diesel prices took an almost 7-cents-a-gallon leap and this Monday they increased nearly 4 cents, 3.8 cents to be exact. The national on-highway..

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GeoSpace Labs says it's…

The ONE20 website says the company will go out of business June 18 and GeoSpace Labs Monday said it has stepped in to fill the..

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Diesel prices push up…

    Diesel prices continued to move upward this week, but not by as much as the last two weeks. Whereas in the past two..

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Diesel prices actually down,…

After several weeks of going up, the national average on-highway diesel price Monday took a slight dip (three tenths of a penny) to $3.285, and..

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FMCSA’s new guidance allows…

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration May 31 made good on its promise to issue a new guidance clarifying..

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Diesel down 1.9 cents…

There’s a reason analysts call the price of oil and related products like diesel and home heating oil volatile. Today, the U.S. on-highway national average..

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Optronics introduces five new…

TULSA, Okla. — Optronics International, a manufacturer and supplier of heavy-duty LED vehicle lighting, has introduced five new LED Light Bars increasing the product line..

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What women want: home…

We’ve all heard this second part of an old nursery rhyme:   What are little girls made of? What are little girls made of? Sugar..

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DTNA partnering with Penske,…

PORTLAND, Ore. — Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) today said that Penske Truck Leasing and NFI have agreed to partner with the OEM in operating..

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Diesel prices little changed…

All things considered, on-highway diesel prices were staying about the same Monday, with the average price only down four tenths of a penny to $3.239..

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CVSA 'unannounced' brake safety…

More than 13 percent or nearly 1,600 CMVs inspected during the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance’s “unannounced” brake safety initiative April 25, were sidelined, CVSA reported..

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Diesel prices down 3…

Despite explosions and civil unrest in oil exporter Venezuela this weekend — leading some analysts to predict that oil (and consequently diesel) prices will soon..

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In this episode we cover:
- A freight train tangles with a load of chicken nuggets.
- A tanker explosion so huge you have to see it to believe it.
- A new study on what causes drivers to leave their jobs.
- Carrier Spotlight with Bay & Bay Transportation.
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In this episode we cover...
- Cummins recalls 500,000 trucks.
- Uber calls it quits with self-driving trucks.
- A study reveals why drivers are leaving the industry.
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On this episode we cover:
- Hotdogs cooking on the highway
- Trucking Alliance wants ELDs for everyone
- Exotic animals at a truck stop
- FBI busts Police Chief for his side trucking job
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