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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

Alabama could soon join ranks of states to enact highway protest rules

On the heels of four states approving rules to address protests that disrupt and block traffic, multiple Alabama bills would do the same.

Federal, News

Biden calls for 50% zero-emissions vehicle sales by 2030

Consistent with his climate initiatives, President Joe Biden signed an executive order that sets a target of 50% zero-emissions vehicle sales by 2030.

Business, Products & Services

Demand for trucks continues to soar on the West Coast

Spot rates in July have been buoyed by the number of loads increasing while truck capacity has tightened, according to DAT MembersEdge.

News, OOIDA

‘Live From Exit 24’ moves to prime time

“Live From Exit 24” returns on August 11 at a new time, 7 p.m. Central. Tune in on OOIDA social channels, iHeartRadio or Apple Podcasts.

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.

Crime & Courts

Former Roadrunner Transportation exec guilty in $245M scheme

The former CFO of Roadrunner Transportation was found guilty on counts related to a $245 million fraud scheme, but two other execs were acquitted.

Federal, News

Infrastructure bill could see vote this weekend

Hundreds of proposed amendments have created another hurdle for the Senate’s bipartisan infrastructure package, but a vote could come as early as this weekend.

News, State

Missouri fuel tax increase cleared to take effect this fall

Missouri is poised to raise the state’s fuel tax rate for the first time in more than 25 years after a referendum effort is benched.

News, State

I-45 most dangerous road; Philly has best road infrastructure

Philadelphia has been recognized as having the best road infrastructure. Meanwhile in Texas, I-45 is named the most dangerous road in the U.S.

News, OOIDA, Truck Shows

Nelson and Diorio win coveted calendar spot as best of show at SuperRigs

Shell Rotella SuperRigs selected a 2020 Peterbilt 389 owned by Vinnie Diorio and driven by Kiegan Nelson as best of show for 2021.