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Photos, video: Trucking helps Wreaths Across America hit 2014 goal

| December 16, 2014

Each year, the trucking industry plays a pivotal role in making WAA’s mission possible. Here are photos and video of trucks and carriers bringing loads of wreaths to Arlington for the ceremony.

Women in Trucking offering Dec. membership special

| December 09, 2014

The Women in Trucking Association announced last week it is offering this month Buy One, Gift One memberships to anyone who joins or renews their membership with the group.

Wreaths Across America looking for owner-ops to haul loads of wreaths to cemeteries

| December 08, 2014

Wreaths Across America is making a last-minute push to secure the trucks it needs to haul wreaths nationwide to cemeteries around the country as part of its annual wreath laying ceremonies, intended to memorialize fallen ...

Widow gives birth to daughter of trucker whose death spurred ‘right to carry’ petition

| December 01, 2014

Another reminder of grave news from June — the daughter of late truck driver Michael Boeglin was born late last week. Boeglin's death spurred a petition for a "right to carry" law to allow truckers ...

OOIDA’s Truckers for Troops raises $52k for care packages

| November 20, 2014

OOIDA says it raised $52,528 this year in its Truckers For Troops campaign. The money will be used to pack and send care packages to U.S. military members stationed in combat zones.

Werner unveils latest military-themed truck

| November 14, 2014

Werner unveiled this week its latest Freedom-themed truck, dubbed Ride for Honor. The truck is the fourth installment in the fleet’s Operation Freedom fleet of military-wrapped trucks.

32 drivers named finalists for leaders of next America’s Road Team

| October 21, 2014

The American Trucking Associations named this week 32 drivers as finalists in the selection process for the captains of the 2015-2016 America’s Road Team.

Grant allows AZ to teach public about sharing road with trucks

| October 15, 2014

The Arizona Transportation Education Foundation says it has received a $24,000 grant from its states Governor’s Office of Highway Safety to allow it to wrap a trailer with educational materials teaching motorists about safely sharing ...

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