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Strike! For .. lower freight rates?

| February 24, 2015

Errant headline from a Colombian driver strike. Also: More on fuel surcharges: 3 in 4 readers collecting/charging fuel surcharges per mile report a base mpg between 5 and 7.

A little ‘music to truck by’

| February 21, 2015

A SoundCloud playlist here compiling music you've heard over the years here on Channel 19, among other tracks. For future playlists, send your recommendations ...

Two new books for the kids

| February 10, 2015

One from close to home -- children's book "Papa Doug Hauls Strawberries and Smiles" from the TN Trucking Foundation -- and former driver Susan Burton's "My Auntie Susan Drives a Big Truck."

‘Hold the line’ — former ‘black hawk down’ Army ranger’s message of endurance, persistencePodcast

| February 07, 2015

Podcast: Thomas spoke, telling the story of his Somalia experience, and performed the song this past Thursday to open the Conversion Interactive / TCA recruiting, retention conference.

Strong voices on parking

| February 03, 2015

Conversations on the situation continue in the wake of mainstream media attention to truckers' parking needs.

One bull hauler’s mid-1980s test

| February 02, 2015

The 1979 Kenworth W900 -- pictured above hooked to a 1976 Barrett cattle trailer -- is the truck Don Christner was running as a company driver in 1985 when the story below took place. Before that, ...

Craig Ryan’s 1965 International CO4000: Lookback photos, moreImage Gallery

| January 27, 2015

Craig Ryan gives a personal account of his brief time trucking leased to Dart and otherwise hauling bees in the 70s and shares photos of his 1965 International CO4000 cabover.

End of the ‘Long White Line’ w/ Sturgill Simpson

| January 20, 2015

For the outlaw country aficionados in the audience, does new artist Sturgill Simpson remind you of anyone?

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