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Pilot buys Grand Forks, N.D. stop

| November 15, 2011

The recently purchased truck stop at 4401 S. 32nd Ave., in Grand Forks., N.D. will be remodeled by mid-January, Pilot Flying J says of its acquisition. The travel center will feature four fuel islands and eight ...

Truckers donate to soldiers

| November 15, 2011

The Owner-Operator Independent Drivers Association will sponsor the fifth Truckers for Troops campaign Dec. 5-9. The outreach organizes and sends care packages to soldiers in combat duty. Truckers who wish to participate can renew their OOIDA ...

Truck-Lite Perimeter Lamp

| November 15, 2011

Truck-Lite’s LED Perimeter Lamp installs at the back of the trailer to illuminate dark areas that regular dome lamps do not reach. It helps light loading and unloading areas to create a safer environment for ...

Panther honors owner-operator for heroism

| November 14, 2011

Mike Schiotis came to the aid of a female driver as she was being beaten and shot at by an ex-boyfriend along I-380.

Cummins ISX11.9 with rear power take-off

| November 14, 2011

Kenworth is now offering the Cummins ISX11.9 engine with rear engine power take-off in select vocational applications. The engine, available in Kenworth T800 and W900S models, produces 466 lb-ft of continuous torque and has a ...

When burned-out lights glare

| November 11, 2011

The top equipment-related violation is lighting, according to a “CSA: One Year Later” panel discussion at the Commercial Carrier Journal Fall Symposium in Phoenix.

Highway Hero nominations open

| November 11, 2011

Nominations will be accepted until Nov. 30 for Goodyear's North America Highway Hero program.

ITA offers OTR discount

| November 09, 2011

Idaho Trucking Association members are now eligible to get the OTR Pro Card at a discounted rate. ITA members will not be required to pay the usual monthly $4 fee. The card offers pre-negotiated fuel discounts, ...

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