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Letters to the editor

BE WARY OF TRAFFIC WHEN STOPPING TO GIVE AID TO OTHERS My owner-operator sons, Steven and Joseph Teems, are truck drivers like ...

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Partners in Business: Understanding costs

THIS ARTICLE IS FROM the 2006 edition of the Overdrive Partners in Business manual, co-written by American Truck Business Services, ...

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Depreciation appreciation

TAKE MY MONEY, PLEASE! Truck makers at the Mid-America Trucking Show in March talked as if they soon would turn away business be...

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Letters to the editor

FOUR-WHEELERS MUST TAKE RESPONSIBILITY for actions You really caught my attention with "The Blame Game" [Viewpoint, June 2006...

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Say hi to Wi-Fi

Wireless internet at truck stops is fiercly competitive, but it's more common than ever, and some highway locations even offer free ser...

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Street smarts

About the time leaves were falling and grass was turning brown, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency let it be known that forward-t...

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Let’s be practical

WHY 'HOUSEHOLD GOODS' MILES? The Official Transportation Mileage Guide, now known through Rand McNally as the Household Movers...

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Track those piddling costs

Meal costs worth more this year Good record keeping of expenses doesn't include that most common of receipts, your on-the-road ...

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How to: Maintain a fifth wheel

As the chief fastener attaching tractor to trailer, a fifth wheel plays a fundamental role in the safety and maneuverability of combinat...

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Partners in Business: Book keeping

THIS ARTICLE IS FROM the 2006 edition of the Overdrive Partners in Business manual, co-written by American Truck ...

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