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Tunnel Vision

About the Author: Shirley VanVliet, a trucker's wife, enjoys writing short stories, articles and poetry. She is currently writing a ...

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Junkyard Art

Cardinali invented a story to accompany his sculpture of a skeleton angel. Driver Sonny Cardinali looks at trash a...

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Go for that Dream!

I'm writing to respond to Tommy Wilson's letter in the August 2003 issue. Buddy, I hear what you're saying. You sound like me. B...

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Back Off and Show Respect

What's with so many trucks tailgating four-wheelers and, worse yet, big trucks? Can you see around a big truck when you're 10 feet aw...

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NTSB Ranks Progress on 'Most Wanted' Recommendations

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration received mixed ratings on its progress in the National Transportation Safety Board's M...

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The Low Price of Happiness

John Latta Executive Editor jlatta@eTrucker.com I bought a T-shirt som...

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Career Options

For a while, John and Cindy Cegalis each drove trucks of their own. Then, when Cindy wanted a new truck, she sold her old truck to John....

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Trucker GM Paterson Releases First CD

Canadian trucker GM Paterson has parlayed his love of trucking, singing and songwriting into a debut CD titled Overdrive. The ...

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

Geared to Go

The right gearing can make or break a truck. It can provide consistent power going through the gears, good hill...

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Cat's C9 ACERT Engine Tests Well

Caterpillar's new C9 engine, employing the company's ACERT emissions-reduction technology, gave a strong performance during recent on...

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