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The Trucker News Staff produces engaging content for not only TheTrucker.com, but also The Trucker Newspaper, which has been serving the trucking industry for more than 30 years. With a focus on drivers, the Trucker News Staff aims to provide relevant, objective content pertaining to the trucking segment of the transportation industry. The Trucker News Staff is based in Little Rock, Arkansas.
New Semis on Lot

Preliminary data from ACT Research, FTR show 32% drop in Class 8 orders for...

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COLUMBUS, Ind., and BLOOMINGTON, Ind. — According to analysts at ACT Research and FTR, preliminary figures for May show a 32% drop in Class...
Loves

Love’s to end mask requirement for fully vaccinated customers, employees beginning June 15

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OKLAHOMA CITY — Love’s Travel Stops announced June 10 that it is planning to stop requiring customers and employees who are fully vaccinated against...
Clint Wood and Students

University researcher’s subsurface analysis aids in Arkansas highway projects

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FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. — A University of Arkansas (U of A) geotechnical engineer is collaborating with the Arkansas Department of Transportation (ARDOT) to map subsurface...
Semi on Highway

Connecticut legislature passes VMT tax for commercial trucks; bill heads to Gov. Lamont

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HARTFORD, Conn. — The Connecticut legislature this week passed a highway usage fee bill that would levy a vehicle miles traveled (VMT) tax on...
Loves Walsenburg Colorado

Love’s Travel Stops opens new location on I-25 in Colorado

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OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. — Love’s Travel Stops is now serving customers in Walsenburg, Colorado, with a travel stop that opened in late May. The...
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CAT Scale Rig of the Week | Gene Petrosky

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When Gene Petrosky was a kid, he would keep his eyes open for this model. Now, he drives it.Gene said he bought this 1980...
Interstate 40 Traffic Pattern

Changes made to interstate traffic patterns at West Memphis to ease flow across Mississippi...

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WEST MEMPHIS, Ark. — The Arkansas Department of Transportation (ARDOT) and the City of West Memphis are working together to ease the flow of...
ES Advantage Infographic

Expediter Services introduces Vendor Network Services & ES Advantage Program with comprehensive services, discounts and benefits...

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Expediter Services (ES), a leader in capacity solutions and ownership opportunities within the trucking industry, is pleased to announce the company has developed a...
Kenworth Flat Roof Sleeper

Kenworth introduces 52-inch flat-roof sleeper designed for low cab height applications

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KIRKLAND, Wash.– Kenworth now offers a 52-inch flat-roof sleeper specifically for Class 8 crane, pump, car hauler and other applications that may require a...
Road Construction

FHWA provides $5.6 million in funding to seven states for highway projects

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WASHINGTON — In late May, the U.S. Department of Transportation’s (USDOT) Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) announced more than $5.6 million in Accelerated Innovation Deployment...
Tanker Truck at Checkpoint

US Border Patrol arrests more than 160 during alleged human smuggling attempts Memorial Day...

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LAREDO, Texas — Over a 24-hour period during Memorial Day weekend, U.S. Border Patrol agents in the Laredo sector apprehended more than 160 undocumented individuals during two separate alleged human smuggling attempts.The first...
Albertsons Volvo VNR Electric

Albertsons makes nation’s first zero-emission grocery delivery using Volvo VNR Electric truck

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IRVINE, Calif. — Albertsons Cos. in late May made the nation’s first commercial zero-emission grocery delivery using a Class 8 Volvo VNR Electric truck....
Casey Stone

Women In Trucking names Casey Stone member of the month for June

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PLOVER, Wis. — The Women In Trucking Association (WIT) has named Casey Stone as its June 2021 member of the month. Stone is the customer solutions...
Peterbilt Model 567 UltraLoft

Peterbilt’s Model 567 now available with UltraLoft sleeper configuration

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DENTON, Texas — Peterbilt Motors Co. announced June 1 that the manufacturer’s Model 567 is now available in an UltraLoft sleeper configuration.The workhorse of the Peterbilt...
Idaho State Highway 16

Idaho approves $350 million in funding for 2022 road construction

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LEWISTON, Idaho — The Idaho Transportation Board (ITB) approved dozens of new road projects across every corner of the state during a monthly meeting held May 19. The...
Indiana Crash Scene

Trucker dies during surgery for injuries suffered in June 4 crash on Indiana toll...

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FORT WAYNE, Ind. — An Arizona truck driver who was critically injured in a June 4 wreck on Interstate 80/90 Toll Road near Howe,...
AR Scholarship Winners

Arkansas Trucking Association awards scholarships to three graduating seniors

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LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — Three graduating seniors have been selected to receive scholarships from the Arkansas Trucking Association (ATA). Each student will receive a...
Pensacola Bay Bridge April 29

Work continues on Florida’s reopened Pensacola Bay Bridge; Garcon Point Bridge toll suspended through...

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PENSACOLA, Fla. — The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) reopened the Pensacola Bay Bridge, which links Gulf Breeze and Pensacola on U.S. 98, May...
Wynona Judd

SCF’s ‘Highway to Hope’ virtual concert raises $75,000 to help truckers in need

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KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — The inaugural “Highway to Hope” virtual benefit concert, held May 16, raised more than $75,000 to help support over-the-road and regional...
Ammo Smuggler

Trucker sentenced to 46 months after attempting to smuggle ammo from US to Mexico

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TUCSON, Ariz. — In late May, Jorge Armando Lopez-Espinoza, 42, a Mexican citizen, was sentenced by U.S. District Judge Rosemary Marquez to 46 months...