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TRUCKS: 45 days to comment

The Skaneateles Village Board of Trustees is asking residents to be proactive — write to the state governor. On Aug. 6, Gov. David Paterson announced the release of new trucking regulations for New York state, which would restrict large trucks … Continue reading

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Truck Drivers Are Doing Well During Tough Economy

While many industries are failing there is one career that’s rolling through these tough economic times. Business reports say truck driving is one of the most promising blue collar career choices. And Fredrick Quimbley knows first hand what it’s like … Continue reading

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Trucking division closes earlier than expected

The final day of work for employees at Albany’s Weyerhaeuser Trucking Division in Millersburg proved to be sooner rather than later. Workers were told Friday it would be their final day, according to one person who worked there. The early … Continue reading

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ID Checklist: Border Changes Coming Soon

You have less than two weeks until Homeland Security changes the way it allows you to re-enter into the U.S. from Canada. Starting June 1, New York state residences will need either a state Enhanced Driver License (EDL) or a … Continue reading

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USF Holland Shuts Down 11 Terminals

YRCW subsidiary copes with weak freight demand throughout system YRC Worldwide regional less-than-truckload subsidiary USF Holland will close 11 terminals, representing 15 percent of Holland’s network, by April 6 to cope with weak freight demand throughout its system. USF Holland, … Continue reading

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