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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, when the first reports came out of China.

Crime & Courts, News, State

Wisconsin Supreme Court hands down decision on local road funds

The Wisconsin Supreme Court has handed down decisions on multiple partial vetoes from the governor covering transportation issues.

Crime & Courts, Tolls

Rhode Island governor and top Democrats subpoenaed in toll lawsuit

Rhode Island Gov. Gina Raimondo, state Speaker of the House Nicholas Mattiello and Rep. Stephen Ucci have all been ordered to testify in ATA’s toll lawsuit.

Elections, State

Ahead of upcoming elections, absentee voting changes continue

Concern about voters safely being able to fill out ballots for upcoming elections has spurred states all over the map to simplify absentee voting.


The Spirit stops in north Chicago area

OOIDA’s tour trailer is scheduled to stop Aug. 3-5 at the Chicago North TA is at I-94 and Russell on the Illinois-Wisconsin state line. Stop by.

Truck Parking

The Parking Zone – July 2020

This month, Love’s hard-fought battle comes to an end in one state and continues in another, truck parking at rest areas in two states expands, and more.

Features, Opinion

Love and hate for the ATA

Whenever John Bendel starts thinking respectful thoughts about the ATA, they do something to cheese him off. Well, it has happened again.


Truck to Success course to cover drug, alcohol testing

Drug testing is one of the issues covered in OOIDA’s Truck to Success course for drivers considering becoming owner-operators being offered Oct. 26-28.

Federal, News, OOIDA

FMCSA seeks public input at 2020 Trucking Safety Summit

Next week, truck drivers will have the opportunity to provide the FMCSA their input on what steps can be taken to improve highway safety.

Crime & Courts

Trucker’s insurance company blames attorneys for lawsuit loss in malpractice claim

Prime Insurance, representing a trucking company in a crash lawsuit, is suing its attorneys for malpractice, claiming the loss was their fault.

Business, News, Products & Services

Spot rates stay unseasonably warm, DAT reports

Spot rates are strong as freight brokers sort out supply chain imbalances, reports DAT Solutions. Retail, imports and DIY home construction business is up.