Carlile Transportation

Roadside Attractions

Overdrive Staff | April 01, 2012

New life for old classics, Love's connect app, the Aurora Borealis and more industry news and oddities are featured.

Channel 19 week in pictures: Northern lights, NASCAR

| March 01, 2012

Lights, camera …Carlile Transportation driver Dave Johnston photographed his rig and the Aurora Borealis "just north of Coldfoot," he says, on Alaska’s Dalton Highway, where he runs three times weekly from Fairbanks to Prudhoe Bay. ...

Pulling Tanks

Todd Dills | November 01, 2011

Operators find good pay, a less taxing workload and a professional attitude in this steady niche.

‘Ice Road Truckers’ returns June 5

| May 20, 2011

History Channel’s show introduces a new female driver on the ice roads of Canada’s Manitoba

Haul Road to the Himalayas: Interviewing Lisa Kelly

| October 11, 2010

The current "IRT: Deadliest Roads" season of the "Ice Road Truckers" reality-TV series franchise on the History Channel aired its second episode last night, after a launch the previous Sunday that garnered 3.4 million viewers. ...

Channel 19

Todd Dills | August 01, 2010

A dose of trucking humor, oddities and coverage in the media.

Close encounters on the Alaskan ‘Haul Road’

| June 14, 2010

Carlile Transportation driver Jim "J.D." Dobbs sees "a lot of wildlife" on somewhat regular runs on the Dalton Highway in Alaska to and from the Prudhoe Bay oil fields. "Moose, caribou, things of that nature," he says. "Some ...

Wild game cooking classes spawned by ice-roads coincidence

| February 05, 2010

As Todd L. Disher quipped last week in the lead of his piece for Alaska's Mat-Su Valley Frontiersman newspaper about Carlile Transportation driving instructor Phil Kromm, "it’s only natural an episode of 'Ice Road Truckers' would ...

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