Vid with a onetime ‘Queen of the Road’

| July 17, 2011

Remember 'Queen of the Road' Margarette Kirsch, the 82-year-old whom the Twilight Wish Foundation helped find her way into the passenger seat of a Penske International for a cross-country haul -- longtime dream come true? ...

A yellow butterfly flitters in her golden years

| July 15, 2011

The 1974 Kenworth "Lady Butterfly," once featured as Overdrive's Tractor of the Month, is still pulling her weight and more.

Visit the trucking museum at Iowa 80 and download a new app

| July 15, 2011

If it happens you're at the Walcott Truckers Jamboree at the Iowa 80 Truck Stop today, be sure to visit the trucking museum. If you're packing  a smartphone, scan the QR code with the phone's ...

Getting around ‘Truckermageddon’; American Trucker season 2 ‘gets hardcore’

| July 14, 2011

California 'Carmageddon' also a 'Truckermageddon'? NBC Los Angeles ran this report on truckers' plans for avoiding the I-405 shutdown this weekend -- the 405 will be shut down northbound in a 10-mile stretch between I-10 ...

Truck parking casualties of the Minnesota government shutdown

| July 13, 2011

As if drivers and owner-operators didn't have enough parking problems, the government shutdown in Minnesota will make it at least a wee bit -- if not more than that, of course -- more difficult to ...

uShip’s Charles Myers details commercial freight online-auction opportunities, future

| July 11, 2011

The online-auction model of the uShip.com system for retail freight is entering the commercial arena. Their new General Manager of Freight, Charles Myers (pictured), like you, is a veteran of that arena. While he’s most ...

You’ve been everywhere, Man

| July 08, 2011

Write in with your trucking memories and vote on your favorte trucking song for Overdrive's special anniversary issue.

Kicked to the curb!

| July 07, 2011

Dear Carolyn, Where do you get off telling my boyfriend he needs to kick me to the curb? You have no idea what I put up with. You think you are so smart?  You try living ...

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