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Video: Robb Mariani on his favorite two subjects: Evel Knievel and, you guessed it, trucks

"I caught up with former American Trucker host and certified 'truck nut' Robb Mariani at GATS, where Mariani is one of the many people involved in the long restoration of the Evel Knievel haul rig on hand to greet GATS visitors at the Mack Trucks booth."

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Audio: Tony Justice live at GATS on the big stage

A big night Friday, Aug. 28, at GATS for singer-songwriter and Everhart Transportation driver Tony Justice. Hear his live performance in the podcast here.

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Photos: John Anderson, Tony Justice rock GATS at show’s Friday night concert

Country star John Anderson played a TruckerPath-sponsored concert for Great American Trucking Show attendees on Friday night, Aug. 28. Trucker and singer-songwriter Tony Justice played before Anderson to open the show.

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51-year-old Dart driver, military vet named Trucking’s Top Rookie

Frederick Weatherspoon, a 51-year-old company driver for Dartco and veteran of three branches of the U.S. military, Aug. 28 was named the winner of the fifth annual Mike O’Connell Memorial Trucking’s Top Rookie Award.

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California trucker Nate Moran wins Overdrive-Red Eye Radio’s Trucker Talent Search contest

Truck operator Nate Moran was named the winner of the Overdrive-Red Eye Radio's 2015 Trucker Talent Search Aug. 28, following a sing-off style competition and voting by a panel of four judges at The Great American Trucking Show.

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Driver retention mobile app company wins Truck Tank

Max Farrell and Andrew Kirpalani, creators of the WorkHound app, won the first-ever Truck Tank competition at the Great American Trucking Show.

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Truck-parking shortage back in the mainstream — primary safety issue for drivers, says advocate

Speaking from Dallas in an interview with the hosts of the Here & Now National Public Radio-affiliated program, Desiree Wood of Real Women in Trucking detailed the parking issue.

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Overdrive’s Most Beautiful and Trucker Talent Search finalists honored at Red Eye Radio event

Views of Trucker Talent Search finalists and Overdrive's Most Beautiful winner Joanne Fatta, among others, at the Red Eye Radio post-show event at GATS, day one.

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Photos: Day 1 at the Great American Trucking Show

Views from the show floor on the first day of the 2015 Great American Trucking Show.

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PeopleNet renews Trucker Buddy’s school grant program

Trucker Buddy International has announced PeopleNet has agreed to renew its sponsorship for the School Supply Program, which offers grants totaling $6,000 for Trucker Buddy classrooms.

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