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Country star John Anderson to play Iowa 80 show in July

John Anderson will perform at the 35th Annual Walcott Truckers Jamboree on Friday, July 11, at 7 p.m at the Iowa 80 Truckstop.  The concert is sponsored by Mobil Delvac. The 35th annual Walcott Truckers Jamboree, will be held July 10-12, 2014, at the Iowa 80 Truckstop, I-80 Exit 284, Walcott, Iowa. The 2014 Walcott Truckers Jamboree will the annual feature a Super Truck beauty contest, antique truck display, Iowa pork chop cookout, Trucker Olympics, carnival games, live ...

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‘Deadliest Catch’ star Edgar Hansen, country stars Sara Evans, Craig Morgan highlight Red Eye Radio booth at MATS

Red Eye Radio's lobby booth at the Mid-America Trucking Show next month will have on hand Edgar Hansen, one of the stars of the Discovery Channel's "Deadliest Catch" show, along with country stars Sara Evans and Craig Morgan.

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Gretchen Wilson headlines concert at Mid-America

Grammy award-winning country star Gretchen Wilson will play a live show at the Mid-America Trucking Show next month. The concert is sponsored by Mobil-Delvac.

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Working grain hauler with 4 million miles takes home beauty prize

A hard-working grain hauler took home the President’s Choice award at the Heart of America Trucking Show's Beauty Contest last weekend.

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A working truck at the show booth

Oscar Robledo's 2005 Western Star at the Load One show booth at the Expedite Expo -- Robledo was surprised when he was asked to show the truck there, but ultimately he shouldn't have been, says company president.

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New SuperRigs show winner named after eligibility audit

Video, pictures of the newly-named winning rig, Wisconsin-based small fleet owner-operator Bill Rethwisch's Dreamsicle-paint-schemed 2012 Peterbilt 389 and Polar tanker.

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List of winners for Walcott’s Super Truck competition

Here's a full list of winners from the Walcott Truckers Jamboree Super Truck beauty contest, held last week in Walcott, Iowa, at the Iowa 80 Truckstop's annual show.

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OOIDA show giving away 32-in. TV

The Heart of America trucking show will be held at the Kansas Speedway in Kansas City, Kan., hosted by the Owner-Operator Independent Drivers Association on Oct. 18-19. The show will celebrate OOIDA’s 40th anniversary. A 32-inch television will be given away at the show — Click here to register for the giveaway and for the TV drawing. The show offers free on-site and overnight parking. Visit ooidatruckshow.com to see hotel offers in the area and to ...

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Shell Rotella SuperRigs show picks calendar trucks, hosts parade this week

The Shell Rotella SuperRigs show will take place this week — June 20-22 — in Tomah, Wis. Any owner-operator is allowed to show up and compete.

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Driver pay, ‘Obamacare,’ industry outlook broken down at CCJ Symposium

A look at some of the highlights from the 2013 CCJ Spring Symposium.

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