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Coyote Logistics carriers now have instant access to parking reservations through TruckPark

CHICAGO — Coyote Logistics, a global third-party logistics provider that serves more than 15,000 shippers around the world, announced April 15 that it is...
Meera Joshi

Meera Joshi named as Biden’s pick for top spot at FMCSA

WASHINGTON — President Joe Biden on April 14 officially announced plans to nominate Meera Joshi as administrator of the Department of Transportation’s Federal Motor...
PGE Electric Island

Launch of Portland, Oregon’s ‘Electric Island’ charging station for commercial trucks is on the...

PORTLAND, Ore. — As the automotive industry accelerates the delivery of electrified truck models, Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) and Portland General Electric (PGE)...
Hyliion ERX downtown

Hyliion partners with transport providers to equip Class 8 trucks with natural gas-powered electric...

AUSTIN, Texas — Hyliion Holdings Corp., a provider of electrified powertrain solutions for Class 8 trucks, last week announced the formation of the Hypertruck...
thin red line Mack Anthem

Thin red line: Wisconsin trucker, firefighter pursues dual passions

It’s not uncommon for someone to have to choose between making a living and pursuing something they are passionate about. Dan Ravenhorst of Eau...
Truck in Pond

Tractor-trailer plunges into Wyoming pond, driver swims ashore

LARAMIE, Wyo. — A tractor-trailer driver this morning plunged into a pond off Interstate 80 and swam ashore, according to a report from the...
CVSA Operation Safety Week

CVSA sets Operation Safe Driver Week for July 11-17, places focus on speeding

GREENBELT, Md. — This year’s Operation Safe Driver Week, set for July 11-17, will have an emphasis on speeding, according to the Commercial Vehicle...
CBP February 9 Smuggling Attempt web

Texas man pleads guilty to smuggling 119 undocumented immigrants in tractor-trailer

LAREDO, Texas — A 32-year-old man has entered a guilty plea to conspiracy to transport illegal immigrants, according to an April 7 announcement by...
Minnesota Interstate

Closures planned along westbound Interstate 694 in Minnesota’s northern Twin Cities metro area

ROSEVILLE, Minn. — Motorists traveling on and near Interstate 694 and Interstate 35 West in Minnesota’s northern Twin Cities metro area will encounter several...
Supertech Screenshot

Video game designed to attract youngsters to truck maintenance, repair industry

A new augmented-reality video game is giving young people an early glimpse of the trucking maintenance and repair industry in the hopes that it...
Interstate 5 Portland Oregon

Group sues Oregon DOT over planned I-5 expansion in Portland

PORTLAND, Ore. — The group No More Freeways has filed a lawsuit against the Oregon Department of Transportation’s plan to add auxiliary lanes and...
Freightliner eCascadia

All-electric Freightliner eCascadia, eM2 now available for order

PORTLAND, Ore. — Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) today announced that the Freightliner eCascadia and Freightliner eM2 are now available to order. The eCascadia and...
trucks getting diesel

Oil, diesel prices expected to stabilize to pre-COVID levels

Around the world, demand for oil continues to rise. The result is, as always, increased prices at the pump — and the trucking industry...
Wynona Judd

Wynona Judd to headline ‘Highway to Hope’ virtual concert for St. Christopher Truckers ...

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — The St. Christopher Truckers Relief Fund (SCF) announced that country music singer Wynonna Judd will headline the organization’s first ever virtual benefit concert...
Pensacola Bay Bridge Pier 70

Opening of Florida’s Pensacola Bay Bridge delayed until late May

PENSACOLA, Fla. — The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) announced this week that the reopening of the Pensacola Bay Bridge linking Gulf Breeze and...
Lamar and Mark Buckwalter

Passing down passion: Pennsylvania family shares a father-son love of trucking

Pretty much every driver wants a great start to a trucking career. For Lamar Buckwalter, owner of Leola, Pennsylvania-based Buckwalter Trucking, the end of...
Nevada Patrol Car

FMCSA shuts down Nevada trucker who received 2 DUIs just 12 days apart

WASHINGTON — After receiving two citations for driving under the influence of alcohol (DUI) in a span of just 12 days, Julio Perea Ayala,...
Jerry Cooper and his pig Jake Brake

Pig in a Rig: Pint-sized swine draws praise on the road

It was a match made in hog heaven when Jerry and Melissa Cooper met on an internet chatroom in 1998 and married a month...
Joe Biden March 30 2021

Eager to build infrastructure, Biden plans to tax businesses

WASHINGTON — President Joe Biden wants $2 trillion to reengineer America’s infrastructure and expects the nation’s corporations to pay for it.The president will travel...
Hurricane Harvey Relief Team

Georgia trucking association activates Convoy of Care to help victims of Metro Atlanta tornado

ATLANTA — In response to severe weather and tornadoes that ravaged Coweta and Polk counties in Georgia’s Metro Atlanta area March 25-26, The Georgia...