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Recorder rule to be broader The chief of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration hinted the final electronic onboard re...

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California scheming

Linda Longton Editor A "death blow." That's what Patti Born, president of three-truck fleet Pharris Trucking, ca...

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Speak Out

Letters to the Editor The weak aren't only ones leaving trucking I am a faithful reader of Overdrive for many years. I have h...

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Plan B

Commercial development projects with longer lead times are still keeping some truck operators busy. Even that sector is slowing down and...

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A rhapsody for rerouted rigs

The shortest truck bypass on record may be the 0.9-mile route off U.S. 441 around Micanopy, Fla. Diane Cohen, who waged a six-year campa...

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Cajun Cleanup

Highway construction projects are suffering from a lack of state funding due to lower fuel tax funding in recent months. ...

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Before & after

After getting a fast payback when he installed an APU on one of his four trucks, Keddy Haines, with his wife and driving partner Sonya, ...

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When can you retire?

Max Heine John Turner of the Trucker's Accountant in Houston has been hearing lately from his owner-operator clients...

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News from the fleets

Marten increases per-mile pay Marten Transport increased settlement rates for owner-operators by 2 cents per mile on an already...

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I'm Just Say'n

Carolyn Magner Columnist cmagner@rrpub.com Check in with Carolyn at I'm Just Say...

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