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Tim Barton Equipment Editor tbarton@eTrucker.com There was a little place in Minden, Iowa, where Snowbird and I sto...

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Truckers News Wins Two ASBPE Awards

Truckers News has earned two editorial awards from the American Society of Business Publication Editors. The magazine won a b...

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Big D Bound

Robert Lake Publisher rlake@eTrucker.com Everything's bigger in Texas, including the fifth annual Great American...

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Diabetics May Apply for FMCSA Exemptions

Some insulin-dependent diabetic truck and bus drivers can now apply for an exemption from the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administrati...

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International's New Truck President Discusses Future

International's Truck Group will focus on establishing itself as the standard in the industry, says its new president, Dee Kapur. I...

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Truckers Top List in Number of On-the-Job Deaths

Truckers had more fatalities than any other occupation in 2002, although total fatal work injuries for that year declined nearly 7 perc...

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Merle Haggard to Perform at Annual NATSO Convention

Multi-Grammy-winning artist Merle Haggard will perform at NATSO's convention this month. The performance will kick off the truckstop...

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Seatbelt Campaign Aims at Getting More Truckers to Buckle Up

Saying that less than 50 percent of truck drivers use seatbelts, the Department of Transportation and several trucking associations beg...

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Are All-Makes Parts Right For You?

Feds to Inspect Intermodal Chassis

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration will create a program to inspect the equipment used to move intermodal containers and h...

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The Upside of Downtime

ACTIVITY TIPS 1. You are often your only source of positive reinforcement on the road. The real key to using time productively in Eas...

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