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The regs: Threading the needle through 2014

Part 2 in this Channel 19 year in review highlights the most-read stories from the blog this year having to do with regulations -- and their enforcement. CARB, insurance, CSA, hours...

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The rigs and the rundown: ‘Threading the needle’ through 2014

The Channel 19 year in review, Part 1: Top-ranking rigs covered. And a question: How are you feeling about business prospects in 2015?

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Total rebuild: Owner-op’s ’81 Pete 359

Russell Riano says he has “totally rebuilt” this 1981 Peterbilt 359 upon his 2005 purchase of the rig. When business got slow in 2005, he says, “I found this old 359 and went to town.”

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The communists are coming!

A gift of a Sony PS4 hits a little hiccup with North Korean hackers' disabling of one of the associated games' sites -- Christmas turned out pretty well, nonetheless, for the Parkers.

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Gallery: 18 Wheels of Christmas

Overdrive has been seeking the last few weeks photos of trucks decked for the holidays. Here's the full 18 Wheels of Christmas gallery.

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Regulators: Santa Inc.’s authority revoked over medical cards, hours violations, more

When we attempted to reach out to Mr. Claus for confirmation of this grave report, his secretary referred us to the FMCSA Register, which showed a Dec. 23 listing for new operating authority granted to Claus LLC.

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The Christmas miracle

From the pen of Wendy Parker: Driver's night before Christmas, take three. Merry Christmas!

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Driver’s night before Christmas, take two

Chipman Relocations dispatcher Tina Pastore rings Christmas Eve in with another 'Night before Christmas' take-off.

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Online Interface Makes it Easier for Drivers to Find Need-it-Now Parts

Video: A quick run in Mike Morgan’s ChampTruck-in-progress

Take a run through some photos of the custom Mack racer and a brief bit of drifting around Morgan's circle drive to get a feel for the unit in this video.

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The soundtrack of our lives

"I never realized just how important being able to listen to the music we want to listen to is until we weren't able to." Important to Wendy, at least...

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