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ATA highlights truckers’ response to COVID-19 pandemic during National Truck Driver Appreciation Week

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ARLINGTON, Va. — Today, Sept. 14, the American Trucking Associations (ATA), along with thousands of its members and partners, the American Trucking Associations began...
Daniel and Phyllis Snow

Labor of love: Team-driving couple remodeled their 1996 Freightliner into a showpiece

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It’s hard to miss Daniel and Phyllis Snow’s tractor-trailer, dubbed “The Goose,” on the highway … or anywhere, for that matter. The eye-catching emerald...

Feature on women in trucking topic of Mack TV series

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GREENSBORO, N.C. — “Breaking the Mold,” the fourth episode of Mack Trucks’ RoadLife series released on roadlife.tv and Amazon Prime Video, shares the stories...
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Toilet-paper trucker: Driver gets warm, unexpected reception when delivering TP to Costco

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HAZLET, N.J. — As shoppers were lined up around the building at a New Jersey Costco, a white Freightliner Cascadia pulled up to the...
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Rescued by a rig: Dogs give driver a reason to keep on trucking

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Every morning, before she hits the road, Rebecca Washington takes her four dogs — Polly, Tucker, Junior and Ziggy — out for a 30-minute...
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The cat in the cab: Feline friend brings comfort to driver while on the...

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Their staunchly aloof nature may never garner cats the title of “man’s best friend,” but Muninn Myrkvi, an over-the-road truck driver for GP Transco,...
Amy Wright

Mini rigs: Michigan woman finds way to indulge love of big trucks

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From the time she was a little girl, Amy Wright has loved big rigs. Whether through popular media or seeing them in person, the...
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Precious cargo: Longtime truckers get assignment of a lifetime with hauling U.S. Capitol Christmas...

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In more than four decades on the road, Theron Schmalzried has seen a little bit of everything and dealt with situations where quick wits...
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‘Pride in my ride’: Arkansas trucker brings solar power, style to his ‘96 Peterbilt

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Photos of a Peterbilt with solar panels on top and a Batman logo on the side of the sleeper have made their rounds online...
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Visible values: Ohio company’s ‘charity truck’ pushes awareness, activism

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When John Tibbs climbs into his rolling office and fires up the Volvo VNL760, he turns heads just about anywhere he goes. That’s thanks...
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Hakuna matata: U.S. Army veteran, owner-operator has ‘no worries’ attitude, dedicates her truck to...

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When a graphic artist decides to buy her own tractor, you’d expect the paint job to be interesting. That’s certainly true of Carla Brown’s...
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Rock ‘n’ roll driver: Chip Warterfield shares the story behind transporting concert, performance stage...

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You’ve got your tickets in hand, a smile on your face and a sense of eagerness as you wait for the concert to start....
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The right fit: Milwaukee woman creates high-vis clothing just for women

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MILWAUKEE — When Melissa Gaglione couldn’t find a high-visibility coat that actually fit to wear while working in the yard at the Milwaukee towing...
Gaynelle Williams distributes treats to truckers

Woman on a mission: Missouri trucker’s wife delights drivers with home-baked treats

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NEVADA, Mo. — This week, truck drivers stopping by Buzz’s BBQ just off Interstate 49 at exit 101 in Nevada, Missouri, have been treated...
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48 hours after testing for COVID-19, TRC documents their journey

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Our friends at the Trucking Review Channel document their journey.Sending prayers to them and everyone else who is ill at the moment.Courtesy: Trucking Review...
Lubbock police officer hands a free dinner to a trucker

Police department, local resident offer dinners to truckers from ‘a grateful west Texas’

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LUBBOCK, Texas — Seeing a crowded truck-stop parking lot was all it took for Lubbock Police Department Cpl. Chris Paine to gain a new...

Werner’s Timothy Dean winner of CVSA’s International Driver Excellence Award

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GREENBELT, Md. — The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance has named professional truck driver Timothy Dean of Werner Enterprises winner of the 2019 International Driver...
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Pete & Wee Pete: Trucker’s son follows in father’s tracks with tiny replica of...

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Family is important to most professional drivers, and children often grow into roles in the family trucking business. Brandon Davis is pretty sure his...
New Mexico Chick-fil-A semi-truck drive-thru

New Mexico Chick-fil-A offers drive-thru service for semis, free meals for pro drivers

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FARMINGTON, N.M. — Drivers passing through Farmington, New Mexico, now have a new drive-thru option for prepared food. Chick-fil-A, at 4910 Main St., has...
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Iowa 80 truck stop announces pet, truck beauty contest winners from first-ever virtual Truckers...

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WALCOTT, Iowa — Like many other truck shows and events since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Iowa 80 truck stop’s 2020 Walcott...