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The fab five

Nancy Younger Jan. 1: Five overweight drivers began the Truckers News Fit for the Road program. Each trucker receiv...

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Opine now

By Randy Grider Editor rgrider@rrpub.com Most people like to give their op...

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Let your spirit soar

A Blanik training glider comes in for a landing. It's the end of a long winter, when cab fever creeps into your bone...

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Feb. 22, 2007

This 1996 Peterbilt 379 is owned by Roy Patterson, who hauls dry van, reefer and flatbed freight. ...

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Feb. 15, 2007

This 2001 Kenworth W900B dump belongs to Bradley Owens of Maryland. TODAY'S TIP: W...

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Feb. 8, 2007

Johnie Waddle hauls construction equipment in this 1998 Western Star, owned by Scott-Macon Equipment of Tulsa, Okla. ...

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Feb. 1, 2007

Billy and Linda Reece have logged more than 220,000 miles in this 2002 Peterbilt extended hood. ...

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Battling obesity

Overweight drivers at risk for loss of career and even life. Dirk van Wyngaarden was 43 years old when the 340-poun...

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

The long slide

With these seven steps, you can avoid dangerous skids. Truck drivers can attend special classes that feature all the ...

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Change meets tradition

Test Unit Specs Tractor Weight (dry): 18,370 lbs. Wheelbase: 273 inches BBC: 131 inches Engine: Cummins ISX, rated at 550 hp Transm...

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