May 10, 2007

Howard Salmon hausl good with
this 1999 Kenworth W900.

TODAY’S TIP: Stay compliant. Independents are responsible for their own registrations. Leased owner-operators have the option of doing it themselves or letting the company they are leased to handle it. Generally, the company deducts the cost from the driver’s settlements.

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MAY 15-17: AMERICA’S TRAVELING TRUCK SHOW, Petro, Scranton, Pa.,
MAY 18-20: GREAT LAKES TRUCK SHOW featuring the Rumble by the River competition, Tecumseh, Mich., (734) 755-6582, (734) 604-3242
MAY 19: TRUCK SHOW, hosted by American Truck Historical Society, Howard Trucking Company, Fairborn, Ohio, (937) 878-6154,
MAY 22-24: AMERICA’S TRAVELING TRUCK SHOW, Flynn’s Truck Plaza, Shrewsbury, Mass.,
MAY 31-JUNE 3: CONCOURS D’ELEGANCE, Road America, Elkhart Lake, Wis.,
JUNE 7-9: TRUCK SHOW LAS VEGAS, Las Vegas Convention Center,
AUG. 23-25: GREAT AMERICAN TRUCKING SHOW, Dallas Convention Center, (888) 349-4287 or


Can’t find the time to attend a trucking show? One could be coming to you. The second year of America’s Traveling Truck Show will visit some 20 states by mid-November.

Features include:

  • The chance to win the ATTS Dream Package: $12,000 worth of prizes
  • Truck dealers from most every brand
  • New & used Class 8 trucks for sale
  • Show trucks
  • Employment opportunities
  • Live music and other entertainment.

    For a schedule and more information, log onto


    The Great American Trucking Show in Dallas, to be held Aug. 23-25, promises to continue its streak as the fastest growing trade and consumer show in the United States and Canada.
    Features this year include:

  • Scores of truck industry manufacturers and suppliers
  • Employment opportunities
  • The Pride & Polish truck beauty contest
  • Fleet Forum 2007
  • Partners-In-Business seminar
  • Free concerts featuring country stars such as Aaron Tippin

    More information is available at