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Featured: Coronavirus, News

A coronavirus timeline: How we got here

Land Line Media provides a timeline of the events related to the coronavirus dating back to Dec. 31, 2019, when the first reports came out of China.

News, State

Colorado Senate passes $3.8 billion transportation funding bill

A Colorado bill would raise billions for transportation from new and old funding sources, including fuel taxes and electric vehicle fees.


I-40 bridge closure in Arkansas may cost trucking industry $2.4M a day

The closure of the Hernando de Soto Bridge on I-40 in Arkansas and Tennessee is costing the trucking industry millions of dollars.

Federal, News

Insurance Act’s latest version calls for 556% increase

Rep. Chuy Garcia’s Insurance Act, HR2687, will again attempt to increase motor carriers’ minimum insurance requirement all the way to $4.923 million.

News, State

UPDATED: Fuel shortages reported at Love’s and Pilot truck stops in the East

The Colonial Pipeline shutdown has caused numerous disruptions, including fuel shortages at several truck stops in four states.

Breaking, COVID-19

COVID-19: The latest info brought to you by OOIDA and Land Line

OOIDA & Land Line are compiling information specifically for truckers on COVID-19 regulatory relief and the statewide crowd and restaurant restrictions. We are updating this page regularly as the news breaks.


Capital Beltway project eliminates 30 miles of proposed toll roads

The Maryland DOT has announced modified plans of its Capital Beltway toll project that eliminates a large portion of the initial proposal.

Crime & Courts

California Supreme Court hears sexual harassment case against Tri-Modal

California’s high court heard arguments in a sexual harassment case involving statute of limitations between a woman and Tri-Modal Distribution.


Don’t miss the next ‘Live From Exit 24’

Call in to the next “Live From Exit 24” on May 19 as host Mike Matousek welcomes experts on the PRO Act and the AB5 law in California.

Coronavirus, Driver Fitness, News

Montana offers vaccine clinic for truckers; Missouri clinic May 20

Montana steps up to vaccinate truckers for COVID-19 at the Canadian border. Also, the Oak Grove 70 Petro in Missouri has a May 20 clinic.


OOIDA’s tour trailer pulls into Willington, Conn.

OOIDA’s tour trailer leaves New York state for a stop in Connecticut. Stop by, if you can, and tell skipper Marty Ellis what’s going on.