truck stops

FCC continues hold on ‘Trucker TV’ exemption

| November 07, 2011

Since 2004, missing persons advocate Marc Klaas of the Klaas Kids Foundation has been part of an effort by a company associated with Flying J travel plazas to get an FCC exemption to establish a ...

Pilot Flying J purchases, remodels Collins, Mo., stop

| October 07, 2011

A recently acquired travel center at Highway 13 South and U.S. Highway 54 near Collins, Mo., is being remodeled and is expected to be finished the end of October, Pilot Flying J announced. The travel center ...

A trucking ambassador: Interviewing ‘Truck Stop Missouri’ star Joe Bechtold

| October 05, 2011

The Truck Stop Missouri series on the Travel Channel has been running for a couple of months now, featuring the goings on in and around the 12 business that make up the Midway Travel Plaza ...

Love’s opens Bennett, Colo., stop

| September 15, 2011

A Love’s Travel Stop opened at Interstate 70, off Exit 304, in Bennett, Colo. Chester’s Chicken and McDonald’s restaurants operate at the truck stop, which also has 90 truck parking spaces, DEF dispensers at the diesel ...

Shoemaker’s offers electrified parking spots

| September 05, 2011

The Linoln, Neb., travel center is one of a planned 50 truck stops to add electrification under a federal program.

Pulse

By Max Heine, mheine@rrpub.com | September 01, 2011

Overdrive is proud of the role it continues to play in helping owner-operators get ever better at mastering the challenging job they do.

Designer jeans, cologne for the long haul

| August 31, 2011

Made especially for truckers, Long Haul jeans were launched in 1982 by Chase City, Va.-based Jonbil Inc.

Shorepower seeks truck stops for electrification

| August 03, 2011

Company wants truck stops with at least 75 parking spaces to participate in a national program to reduce idling.

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