Jammed: Part 1

| December 12, 2008

How traffic has grown faster than the capacity of the highway system, the problems caused by congestion and why it's getting worse. ...

The Nth degree

| December 12, 2008

1960 Born in St. Louis. 1977 Joined the Marines after quitting high school. 1979 Worked hanging cable wire for a New York construction...

Time to walk the talk

| December 12, 2008

For as long as I can recall, I've heard many of the same frustrations at any annual meeting of the Truckload Carriers Association's I...

Long-haul loyalist

| December 12, 2008

FAMILY: Children: Kassie, 22, Ashley, 19, Corey, 17 RIG: 2000 Kenworth W900L DRIVING CAREER: 30 years in trucking, 25 years as owner-o...

News from the fleets

| December 12, 2008

CON-WAY SPONSORS NASCAR TRUCK TEAM Con-Way Transportation will be the primary sponsor of the No. 60 Wyler Racing team during th...

Lighting the way

| December 12, 2008

Halogen projector headlamps are standard on the Kenworth T660. Their low beams cast 40 percent more light down the road than sealed-beam...

Play your cards right

| December 12, 2008

YOU GOTTA KNOW WHEN THEY'LL HOLD 'EM When a debit card is used to initiate a purchase whose final bill can't be determined im...

Survivor

| December 12, 2008

1944: Born July 30 in Manchester, Iowa. 1962: Graduated from high school in Delhi, Iowa. 1963-1966: Served in the U.S. Army Corps of E...

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