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STRATOSPHERE LINE EXPANDED Western Star's Stratosphere sleeper line now includes 40- and 54-inch models as well as an 82-inch U...

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Bronze beauty

Having sponsors already lined up helped Thomas get this new Volvo VNL 780 ready at the last minute for the 2005 Pride & Polish. It is pa...

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Are you planning any improvements this year?

MIKE LEONARDO Grand Rapids, Mich. Independent "Quit smoking, even though I've quit a thousand times." STAN PRIC...

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The blame game

While I was driving south on I-20/59 on my way home from Birmingham International Airport, two women in a blue Toyota came to a complet...

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New owner, still a winner

Under its former owner, Baker's Peterbilt was featured on the cover of Overdrive. Wayne Baker's path to the show tr...

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Pride & Polish: Fresh approach

Harvey and Karen Zander's 2003 International 9900ix added more trophies to their collection when they won Best of Show Bobtail, among o...

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Letters to the editor

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

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2007 Owner-operator almanac

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...

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If I had a hammer…

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

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What will happen with fuel prices?

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

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