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  • Florida trucker truly is a rarity in his own right
    By Jerry
    Posted Apr 4th 2008 5:14AM
    NORTH LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — Veteran long-hauler Dan Taylor is something of a rarity in the trucking industry. The Inverness, Fla., residen...
  • America on Wheels museum opens April 12
    By eTrucker
    Posted Apr 4th 2008 5:05AM
    From muscle cars to electric cars to ones that run on hydrogen gas, the fun and innovation of the automotive market will be on display April 12 wh...
  • MATS 2008 returns to full force say organizers
    By Jeff Jensen, Editor
    Posted Apr 3rd 2008 4:36PM
    Louisville, KY - Exhibit Management Associates, Inc. says that the 2008 Mid-America Trucking Show once again proved itself as the most powerful h...
  • Mainstream wakes up to truckers’ plight
    By Clarissa Kell-Holland, staff writer - Land Line
    Posted Apr 3rd 2008 4:49AM
    Some independent truckers joined in scattered shutdowns nationwide April 1, as others joined in convoys and slowed their rigs to a crawl to protes...
  • Factory orders drop; Fed chief pessimistic about near term growth
    By Martin Crutsinger - The Associated Press
    Posted Apr 3rd 2008 4:45AM
    WASHINGTON — Orders to U.S. factories fell for a second straight month, a worse-than-expected performance that reinforced worries that the r...
  • Roadside clinic opens in Knoxville
    By Trucking Info
    Posted Apr 3rd 2008 4:37AM
    Roadside Medical Clinic & Lab and Pilot Travel Centers have opened a medical clinic at the Strawberry Plains Pilot Travel Center in Knoxville,...
  • FMCSA review board reportedly to address sleep apnea
    By Charlie Morasch, staff writer - Land Line
    Posted Apr 2nd 2008 3:19AM
    Several media outlets, including USA Today, have published reports that the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration’s medical review board w...
  • Truckers discuss issues with Sen. Hillary Clinton
    By David Tanner, staff writer - Land Line
    Posted Apr 2nd 2008 3:14AM
    When trucker Mark Kirsch organized a rally in Pennsylvania to draw attention to fuel prices, he did not expect it to lead to a meeting the same da...
  • Western Star’s ‘Rose’ attention-getter at MATS
    By The Trucker
    Posted Mar 31st 2008 3:31AM
    LOUISVILLE, Ky. – “The Ramblin’ Rose” showed off her tasteful yet slightly edgy good looks at the Mid-America Trucking Show here tod...
  • ENB: Expediter Experience This Week At MATS.
    By Lawrence McCord
    Posted Mar 30th 2008 5:44AM
    For the latest in trucking and expedite industry news and information, listen to Evan Lockridge and Expediter Newsbreak on XM Satellite Radio. ...