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How the Increase in Diesel Prices Affects Trucking Jobs

Trucking is not an easy industry to work in, especially if you’re one of the people who operate a rig.  You face long hours on the road with nothing but the radio for company, trying not to fall asleep at … Continue reading

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Time to Explain the Myths about SETA – Heavier Weight for Tractor Trailers

This is beginning to really make me mad. These fools that are pushing the government to allow states to “raise” the legal weight limits for tractor-trailers – actually believe it will be safer and more fuel efficient. There is no-way … Continue reading

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People Complaining about the Oil Spill

People have been constantly complaining about this oil spill ever since it happened. But these same people need to realize something, you are the ones that need that oil too. The total percentage of US oil that comes from the … Continue reading

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Alamo Truck Stop in Nevada Offering Special Deal On Friday, April 9th

Alamo Truck Stop offering special deal on Friday, April 9th from 12pm-4pm. All truckers with a rig get a free meal! Alamo, NV off Highway 93. Who’s going to check it out? © 2010, Truck Drivers News Blog. All rights … Continue reading

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Where’s the beef?

A semi tractor trailer rig has spilled its load of hamburger patties on Interstate 15, bringing the morning commute to a halt in the northbound lanes just north of Salt Lake City. Southbound lane travel also are reduced to a … Continue reading

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