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One step ahead

FAMILY: Ann, wife of 13 years; children Louis, 7, Lindsey, 18, Katrina, 20, Clint, 22 RIG: 2000 International 9400i DRIVING CAREER: 32...

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In the Winners’ Circle

For 50 years, Overdrive's 2005 Trucker of the Year has enjoyed health, wealth and the pursuit of excellence. "Shak...

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Nothing Ladylike About It

An article in the March Ladies' Home Journal is headlined "Hazard on the Highway: Fatigued drivers, high-speed hau...

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Letters From Readers

WHAT DRIVER SHORTAGE? I find the poll ("The best way to ease the driver shortage is

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Industry News

ATA ECONOMIST EXPECTS YEARS OF STRONG FREIGHT Expect plenty of freight in the coming years, but no relief from costly fuel, sai...

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Mr. Wizard

FAMILY: Wife, Jean, married since 1976; children, Matthew, 25, Mary, 23, Laura, 16 RIG: 1997 Mack CH600 CAREER: 18 years trucking,12 ...

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Travel Subsidy, Courtesy of IRS

MARK YOUR TRAIL WELL To protect yourself in the event of an IRS audit, keep proof of your business travel: * If you talk with m...

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Color Blind?

"You are breaking a federal law by publishing a magazine in Spanish," said an irate caller in response to the launch of Overdrive's ...

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Some owner-operators nowadays, enamored with the image first popularized by Southern California's low-ridin' commu...

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Delivering More Than Freight

Our industry does a lot of good - not just for the economy, but for other causes as well. If you doubt either point, consider three pro...

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