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Does the union need to adapt to this new era?

Here is a recent pro union comment: P. Wazluski Says: I am Union and glad to be for over 20 years, I dont Always agree with the front office but I agree with the sharing the wealth and making me … Continue reading

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Carhauler arrested for attempted theft of diesel from Alaplex Auto Transport

This just in from The Sand Mountain Reporter: By George Jones The Reporter Alaplex Trucking Inc. on U.S. 431 South reported the attempted theft of diesel fuel from an 18-wheel car-hauler parked in the company‚Äôs parking area. A Sardis City … Continue reading

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How will American carhaulers handle change?

This transporter has geared up to haul the 3-wheel ZAP Zebra. He had to not only build a third ramp but also adapt to tie-down tabs with a round hole that won’t accept T or R hooks. He enjoys the … Continue reading

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Fuel for 64 cents per gallon!

As unbelievable as it may seem according to MSN Money it is possible to buy compressed natural gas for alternative fuel as low as 64 cents per gallon in Utah! Even at the Calif. prices of $2.50 per gallon most … Continue reading

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The Answer

A question that has been asked a lot lately is the title of a post on Fisher Shipping’s Blog and it made me think of this picture The question was WHAT ARE THE TRUCKERS GOING TO DO? This guy may … Continue reading

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But officer that’s just my fuel money.

This is an AP story from the TIMES LEADER. My thought was that legitimate truckers who want to buy fuel with the cash discount are now out there carrying as much cash as a lot of drug dealers.   Police … Continue reading

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Wouldn’t it be nice to load INTO and OUT of the ports?

I just read (it is on TV too) in the news where they have started exports on the same ships landing cars at the ports. The problem is they are shipping out used 3axle tractors so the same equipment can’t … Continue reading

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$FUEL PRICES MAKES THE NEWS$

Yahoo news just ran an article on the effect the high fuel prices are having on the independent trucker and I think that the effect is virtually the same for small family companies. I hear it all the time as … Continue reading

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