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‘Highway Thru Hell’ follows heavy towing company through hellish Canadian winters

The Weather Channel’s “Highway Thru Hell” series, now in the midst of its fourth season, follows Jamie Davis and his heavy rescue company based in British Columbia, Canada.

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Red Eye Radio announces MATS lineup

Red Eye Radio will host country artists Terri Clark, Kentucky Headhunters and Exile, as well as an appearance by Edgar Hansen from "Deadliest Catch" at the network's booth at the Mid-America Trucking Show in Louisville, Ky.

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Driver named TCA Highway Angel for helping pregnant woman after rollover accident

Josh Grimaldi, a truck driver for Prime Inc., has been named a Highway Angel by the Truckload Carriers Association for rescuing a pregnant woman after a rollover accident.

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Coffee companies marketing to truckers with ‘Trucker Speed,’ ‘Death Wish Coffee’

Jittery Joe’s is now marketing a blend it’s calling “Trucker Speed” and is dedicated to and promoted by the rock band Drive-By Truckers. And, if you watched the Super Bowl last weekend, you may have seen a commercial for Death Wish Coffee, a brand that has been promoted by Lisa Kelly and Todd Dewey, two of the drivers from the hit reality show, “Ice Road Truckers.”

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Songwriter Kim Williams passes on at age 68

Songwriter Kim Williams, known for his work with Garth Brooks, Randy Travis and (more recently) trucker/singer-songwriter Tony Justice, died in Florida this week at age 68.

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N.Y. trucker named Highway Angel for saving man from burning car

Julian Kaczor of Utica, N.Y., a truck driver for Leonard’s Transportation out of Farmington, N.Y., has been named a Highway Angel by the Truckload Carriers Association for saving a man from a burning car after it crashed.

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A little piece of trucking history

Wendy unearths a 1935 Ohio chauffers' license pin while assisting an estate sale in Dayton.

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Final chance to nominate female drivers for Overdrive’s Most Beautiful

Contest looks for women who exhibit professionalism and beauty both inside and out.

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Cummins Redefining Tour – Driver Reactions and Future Tour Dates

Ted Cosa’s California close call

When a four-wheeler spun out up ahead on a California highway, Ted Cosa's ABS performed flawlessly at 75K lbs. in what you'll see in his dashcam vid here was a very, very close call.

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Driver named TCA Highway Angel for saving fellow trucker from on-highway fire

Edward Wilcher has been named a TCA Highway Angel for helping another truck driver escape from his burning rig.

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