The right attire

| March 30, 2012

I've been working really hard these past few weeks to set aside more time to exercise, and sometimes I have to fit it in between work and church, or other activities. I keep a few ...

Is this a red flag?

| March 30, 2012

Dear Carolyn, I’ve been dating a new guy for about three months now and everything is going well. He’s smart, cute, funny and ambitious. He also owns his own truck and is about to buy two ...

Owner-operator bags Victory Vegas Jackpot bike

| March 29, 2012

  The bike Long Haul Trucking-leased owner-operator Steve Wright is sitting on is a 2012 Victory Vegas Jackpot cycle that was the grand prize in a contest begun by the Albertville, Minn.-based carrier at the Mid-America ...

Zombies!

| March 29, 2012

The reefer dealer that was scheduled to fix our truck blew the chance to do this job.

Check out April issue of Overdrive

| March 28, 2012

Read James Jaillet's great story on the pros and cons of reprogramming your engine in the digital edition of Overdrive.

A salute to women truckers at MATS

| March 28, 2012

Women in Trucking honored 67 women who had driven one million accident free miles, 36 who had reached two million safe driving miles, fifteen with three million mile records and seven women who had attained four million safe driving miles during their careers at MATS in 2012.

Scheduling repairs, passing time

| March 28, 2012

Our reefer needs a new alternator. The repair is scheduled.

Owner-operators deliver in MATS EOBR listening sessions

| March 27, 2012

If you haven't read the report my colleague James Jaillet filed from the Mid-America Trucking Show on the Friday listening sessions the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration conducted on the subject of electronic on-board recorders ...

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