Mack launches Bulldog Magazine app

| July 19, 2012

Mack Trucks announced the launch of an iPad and iPhone app for its Bulldog Magazine, a 45,000 circulation quarterly publication which has been published since 1920. The app will be available for download free of ...

EPA sets retreaded-tire standard

| July 19, 2012

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is utilizing a Yokohama Tire Corporation commercial truck tire casing to establish a SmartWay verification program for retreaded tires used on Class 8 line-haul trucks. Following certification of a retreaded ...

Industry groups challenge FMCSA statement on SMS

| July 19, 2012

The Alliance for Safe, Efficient and Competitive Truck Transportation and 12 other plaintiffs filed suit against the FMCSA on one of its publications.

Log book inspections put 366 drivers out of service

| July 18, 2012

Concentrated inspections at four locations on Oregon’s portion of Interstate 5 placed 26 percent of inspected drivers out of service.

I-64 ramp to close at I-55/70 in E. St. Louis

| July 18, 2012

The Illinois Department of Transportation announced that the ramp from westbound I-64 to eastbound I-55/70 in east St. Louis will be closed to all traffic due to construction beginning Monday, July 23, 2012, weather permitting. ...

Former Randall-Reilly editor Max Kvidera dies in accident

| July 18, 2012

The trucking industry is mourning the death of longtime trucking/business journalist Max Kvidera.

Caribou Coffee opens at Joplin 44

| July 18, 2012

Joplin 44 Truckstop in Joplin, Mo., has added a Caribou Coffee. It's a full-service specialty coffee shop with a variety of made-to-order coffee drinks, iced coffee, cappuccino, blended cooler and smoothie drinks as well as ...

Schneider offering $6,000 tuition reimbursement to driving school grads

| July 18, 2012

Schneider National is offering $6,000 for tuition reimbursement to qualified driving school graduates. The Green Bay, Wis.-based company says the program will cover the full cost of many truck-driving schools and give drivers a leg ...

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