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A trucking missionary

Mike Krick 1950: Born in Auburn, Ind. 1971: Graduates from ITT Technical Institute with associate's degree in electronics technical e...

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Best seat in the house

(Left)Atlas seats from Sears Seating come in vinyl, Ultraleather, or a fabric called Mordura. (Right)Bostrom offers seats in vinyl, ...

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Act now to save on April 15

Per diem stays flat Nothing appears to be changing on the per diem for next year, says owner-operator accountant Doug Kozeny of ...

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Pick a peck of pumpkins

Schneider offers a Pumpkin Picker travel game at www.schneider.com/travelgame: "Keep an eye out for the big orange ...

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News from the fleets

DANNY HERMAN RAISES PAY FOR DRIVERS Danny Herman Trucking announced a new pay plan in November, its third pay increase in 16 mo...

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Better routes to retirement

PROTECTING THAT NEST EGG Many truckers, starting out as employees, begin saving money in a traditional 401(k). "As long as t...

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New products

AUTOMATIC HOOD OPENER Litens Automotive Group's automatic truck hood opener, the HoodXpress, allows easier engine access with a...

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Funnel vision

The industry sees the future of the hazmat labor pool, and it's getting tighter. If you'll jump through the hoops to keep an endorseme...

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Parts smarts

With the core trade-in discount, owner-operators can save 50 percent or more on a remanufactured driveshaft as opposed to a new one....

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Touch of gold

Kim and Tom Turner's Peterbilt is leased to Southern Pride. With temperatures on the Sacramento 49er Travel Plaza bl...

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