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Group of OOIDA members, drivers issue letter to DOT in support of Anne Ferro

Citing regulatory efforts on detention pay and other compensation reform, CSA and other programs as beneficial, one group of OOIDA members comes out in support of FMCSA chief.

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Scott Grenerth named OOIDA regulatory director

Scott Grenerth, former Fikes- and, later, CRST-leased owner-operator, will head up OOIDA's regulatory advocacy operation.

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Today is last day to vote for female trucker contest

Ten women have the chance to advance to the final three in Overdrive's Most Beautiful contest. The first-place winner, to be announced in July, will be crowned at GATS in August.

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Finalist Emily Weymouth: ‘I’m a very real individual and I like to just be me’

Weymouth has been driving for about two years and hopes to get an OTR job once she has more experience.

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Some people think driving in America is just ‘fantastic’

Meet former European haulers Martin Cassidy and Veronika Lengvarska in this profile of sorts by George & Wendy Show writer Wendy Parker.

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Jack Fielding has cultivated a career of involvement, safety, professionalism

As a trainer and advisory board member, the 2013 Company Driver of the Year contributed to his fleet’s comparable honor.

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A father’s love

"Here's to all the trucker Dads today. Thank you for what you do. Happy Father's Day."

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‘Restart’ hits the mainstream; rhyming couplets for the road

As with Anne Ferro's now-infamous blog post about the Congressional efforts relative to the restart, NPR's report on hours makes it sound like an attack on the entire rule is at issue.

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Checking in with Alex Debogorski: Ice Road Truckers season 8 premieres this summer

Season 9 of the History Channel's Ice Road Truckers franchise will debut this summer; Overdrive's exclusive interview with Alex Debogorski here.

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Trainer James on trucking: ‘It’s a hard life’

The latest in YTTrucking.com's Tex Crowley's Life of a Trucker video series.

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