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  • Mississippi River flooding closes roads

    By Jill Dunn - eTrucker.com
    Posted May 13th 2011 4:51AM
    While the overflowing Mississippi River already has shut down sections of roads, major to record regional flooding is ...
  • Trucking-based leading indicator slips slightly in April

    By The Trucker News Services
    Posted May 12th 2011 6:10AM
    MINNEAPOLIS and LOS ANGELES — The Ceridian-UCLA Pulse of Commerce Index, based on truck stop diesel sales,&nbs...
  • Fatigue statistic ‘not accurate,’ report author says

    By David Tanner, Associate Editor - Land Line
    Posted May 12th 2011 6:04AM
    An often-repeated statistic that fatigue is a factor in 30-40 percent of fatal crashes involving trucks is not accurat...
  • Indiana latest to ban texting

    By Overdrive Staff
    Posted May 12th 2011 6:01AM
    Indiana becomes the 32nd state to prohibit texting while driving after Gov. Mitch Daniels signed a new law. Effecti...
  • 40th Anniversary MATS an Immense Success

    By Carol Hill
    Posted May 11th 2011 9:02AM
    The 2011 Mid-America Trucking Show was truly an anniversary event to remember. With 1,039 exhibiting companies and m...