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    Truck News – West August 2019

    July 19, 2019 9:02AM by Lori Thompson-Reid

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    Event continues to drive women forward

    July 11, 2019 8:00AM by Truck News

    EDMONTON, Alta. — Inclusion, diversity, and equality were the overwhelming themes at this year’s Western Women With Drive event, which for the first time was held in Edmonton, Alta. Kimberley Burfoot, director of finance and administration for the Alberta Motor

  • Feature Transportation

    Bison has come a long way in 50 years

    July 8, 2019 9:00AM by Derek Clouthier

    WINNIPEG, Man. — One of the most recognizable carriers in North America recently celebrated its 50th year in business. Bison Transportation recognized its semicentennial May 28, 50 years to the day after the company launched in Winnipeg, Man. Rob Penner,

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    B.C. urgently needs more drivers

    July 8, 2019 8:00AM by Derek Clouthier

    Trucking industry vacancy rate highest of any sector in B.C.

  • News

    Truck News – West July 2019

    June 21, 2019 10:30AM by Lori Thompson-Reid

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    Truck News – West June 2019

    May 29, 2019 2:03PM by Lori Thompson-Reid

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    Truck News – West May 2019

    April 23, 2019 10:08AM by Lori Thompson-Reid

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    Truck News – West April 2019

    March 26, 2019 2:40PM by Lori Thompson-Reid

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    Climbing one step of the ladder at a time

    March 25, 2019 3:13PM by Derek Clouthier

    SASKATOON, Sask. — There’s a saying in the Punjabi language that says, “sarab saanijhi,” which means “every employee is an owner and they work in the same way.” This is not only the motto of SST Trucking, but also where the

  • Feature Uncategorized

    No spring fling

    March 25, 2019 2:40PM by Derek Clouthier

    RICHMOND, B.C. — Many drivers may not think transitioning into spring driving is a big deal. After all, winter is when road conditions are at their worst, right? But in many areas, particularly in B.C., spring weather can be temperamental, with

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    Addressing B.C.’s labor shortage takes innovation

    March 25, 2019 2:28PM by David Earle

    Road transportation isn’t the only sector suffering from a labor shortage. The B.C. Trucking Association (BCTA), which represents both freight and passenger carriers in our province, has been focusing on ways to address the shortage of commercial vehicle drivers for

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    Political patience running on empty

    March 25, 2019 11:19AM by Roger McKnight

    I don’t know about you, but I fill up my tank, or begin to squint with nervous suspicion, when the fuel gauge says it’s only a quarter full. The only indication we have of where the prices of gasoline and

  • News

    Truck News – West March 2019

    February 25, 2019 2:37PM by Lori Thompson-Reid

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    Truck News-West February 2019

    January 28, 2019 8:32AM by Lori Thompson-Reid

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  • Feature Transportation

    Building their reputation through honesty and integrity

    January 6, 2019 3:01PM by Derek Clouthier

    RED DEER, Alta. — The folks at Black Hand Transport aren’t shy about getting their hands dirty to make sure the job is done right. Started by Jeremy Douglas and Kyle Edwards in 2014, Black Hand began operations Oct. 15 of