‘Trucker appreciation life’

| September 15, 2013

"There are a lot of people out here doing it right.... For the ones who are striving to do it like you should, thank you."

The 1,000,000-lb. challenge begins!

| September 14, 2013

Driver Toby Bogard's 1,000,000 Pound Challenge weight-loss competition seeks to encourage and support drivers in their goals of better health. You can register to take part now.

Poison sumac: Solution to Middle East crisis

| September 13, 2013

"Either the Benadryl is working its magic, or a profound sense of clarity has come over me. I think I know how to end the crisis in the Middle East."

A fine read in owner-operator’s ‘Hotshot Chronicles’ book on expediting

| September 12, 2013

Gary Shade's book of the expediting life and business could be an important resource for those starting out in the segment.

Returning with fall: Friday night lights … and clothes

| September 11, 2013

"Fall is almost here again and I'm excited because (A) football starts, and (B) people start wearing clothes again."

Rest in peace: Owner-operator Don Mulder of Nebraska

| September 10, 2013

Owner-operator Donald Ray Mulder of Lincoln, Neb., passed away Saturday, Sept. 7, 2013. In the 1980s he was head of the Nebraska chapter of the Independent Truckers Association.

Are glider kits the answer to natural gas impasse?

| September 09, 2013

A lot of fleets are attracted to the idea of natural gas-powered heavy duty trucks. And a lot of fleets turn and walk the other way when they see the sticker prices on brand-new natural ...

Top 16 unsafe four-wheeler maneuvers; Big closure in Indy ongoing

| September 09, 2013

Insurance.com's most recent consumer survey reveals some fairly common rude -- and unsafe -- practices among motorists; and: details on the Indianapolis South Split construction detour.

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