Monthly Archives: November 2009

Women in Trucking gets Big Sponsor for “Salute To the Women Behind the Wheel”

Women in Trucking organization announced recently that they were organizing an event to honor female professional drivers. The celebration is scheduled for March 27, 2010 in conjunction with the Mid-America Trucking Show in Louisville, Kentucky. © 2009 – 2010, Truck … Continue reading

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Online Battle Brewing Between Big Trucking and Truckers

Yes, you read it right. In case you have not noticed there is a battle growing between some online truckers and big trucking. Who will win? I don’t have any determinations at this time but I do feel it is … Continue reading

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Carlile Transportation for a Fourth Season of Ice Road Truckers

Seems the History Channel likes going to Alaska, and filming the drivers traveling up and down The Dalton Highway. Carlile Transportation was a big hit, on season three of Ice Road Truckers, and looks like they will be back for … Continue reading

Posted in Truck Driver Industry | Tagged , Carlile, carlile transportation, , Dalton Highway, fan, fan mail, , , , Kenai, , , | 39 Comments

To All Trucking Veterans – Thank You

First off, I know the title of this post might seem one sided. But it’s meaning goes out to all veterans of the past and present military. After all, this is a trucking blog of course, I am a little … Continue reading

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Review – Galaxy Dx 98VHP

Well, if you are looking for a “big CB Radio” let me suggest to you the Galaxy Dx 98VHP. This is one bad ass radio! I bought mine back last December, and had it installed in a 2008 Volvo 6 … Continue reading

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What are these states thinking – Rest Area Closed

What are all these states thinking, when they close rest areas? I mean yea, times are tough but do you really think to close a rest area is a good idea? What happened to safety? There is already enough accidents … Continue reading

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