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Shotgun Blues After nearly 30 years on the road, Oshkosh, Wis., resident Rick Karschney became an owner-operator four years ago whe...

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Online

Freebies from the e-Postman Visiting websites can be time-consuming, but you can have lots of key trucking information delivered str...

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Staying in service

Many factors can stop you during a haul - a blown out tire, a down engine or an accident that halts traffic. But a violation of the Commercial...

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Pulse: Your missing billions

I mentioned in this space last month that of the billions of dollars spewing out of Washington, D.C., nothing was aimed at owner-operators, th...

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Dollars&Sense: Pay less for insurance

If the current slowdown is cutting into your revenue, you might need to do your own cutting -into expenses. One easily overlooked area, insura...

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Fleet Focus – March 2009

Averitt donates $500,000 to children's hospital Averitt Express, based in Cookeville, Tenn., recently donated $500,000 to St. Jude ...

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Online

Don't be stumped at the pump Stay on top of fuel prices, state by state, by subscribing to eTrucker.com's free roundup, updated d...

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Pulse: Several moves ahead

Slide the $787 billion stimulus package under a microscope, but you won't find any of its countless line items funneling cash to owner-operat...

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Courting your next carrier

Signing on with a carrier is similar to getting married: You should know the carrier well before you commit. Just as it is in matrimony, dissa...

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Speakout: The Voive of the American Trucker

REFLECTIONS MEMORABLE HAULS Owner-operator JOHNNY SHERRILL, of Jacksonville, Fla., says parachuting in the Army's 82nd Airborn...

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