Letters to the editor

| December 12, 2008

SET HIGHER STANDARDS FOR DRIVER RECRUITMENT I read with interest "A Leg Up" about the program in Louisvill...

2007 Owner-operator almanac

| December 12, 2008

Almanacs have been part of American life since the 17th century. At one point, Ben Franklin's famous Poor Richard's Almanack had 31 pu...

If I had a hammer…

| December 12, 2008

Having the right tools on the road and a little mechanical know-how can add up to big savings. Good maintenance skil...

What will happen with fuel prices?

| December 12, 2008

DANIEL HAMBRIC Springfield, Mo. Prime "They're not going to do nothing but go up. A lot of companies will go out of business."...

Book revives Pulitzer photo

| December 12, 2008

Moments: The Pulitzer Prize-Winning Photographs ($29.98, Tess Press) includes a 1953 shot of Paul Overby being haule...

The old-fashioned way

| December 12, 2008

FAMILY: Sons, Jeffery, 36, John David, 24 RIG: 2001 Sterling Silver Star 9500 CAREER: 44 years trucking, 25 years as owner-operator F...

How do you maintain your safety while parked?

| December 12, 2008

JERRY WITNER Hazleton, Pa. Perchak Trucking "I just lock the doors, but sometimes the lot lizards wake me up." M...

Industry news

| December 12, 2008

VOLVO, MACK COMMIT TO SCR FOR 2010 Volvo Trucks N.A. and Mack Trucks, a member of the Volvo Group, announced they plan to use s...

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