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Stop and swap

Tire rotation requires only minor, infrequent downtime, but pays big dividends. During the 15-plus years Jim Green ha...

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Remote control

Internet kiosks, such as this one at an Alabama Flying J, allow truckers to conduct online banking while on the road. ...

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Company man

1952: Born in Wheeling, W.Va. 1970: Graduated high school in Barnesville, Ohio. 1970-72: Attended Belmont Technical College in St. Cla...

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Industry news

FMCSA WANTS ON-BOARD RECORDERS FOR SERIOUS HOURS VIOLATORS Federal regulations proposed Jan. 11 would require truck and bus com...

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Worst roads: Go west

Once again, readers say Pennsylvania has the nation's worst roads, Texas the best. Comedian W.C. Fields said: "On t...

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Honor roll

Old School took First Place honors in the 2004 and 2005 Pride & Polish. Had Old School been a student, it would have ...

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Rest in pieces

Keeping up with the hours-of-service squabbles is enough to make a person - well, tired. An alliance of four safety groups led by Publi...

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Mission accomplished

In its state-of-the-art testing cells, Cummins subjects the ISX to every imaginable working condition while powerful computers gather an...

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Winnning the race

FAMILY: Wife, Karen, married 17 years; son, Austin, 12 RIG: 2001 Freightliner Century Mid-Roof XT CAREER: 20 years in trucking, 10 yea...

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News from the fleets

GREATWIDE INTRODUCES INSURANCE PROGRAM Greatwide Logistics Services' new insurance program for its owner-operators offers $1 m...

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