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    Truck News-West February 2019

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

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    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

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    B.C. aims to increase road safety with left lane ban, stricter chain up enforcement

    January 3, 2019 2:48PM by Derek Clothier

    VICTORIA, B.C. — Increasing safety on B.C.’s highways has become a focus for the provincial government of late, and several new regulations will impact commercial trucks traveling across the province. For starters, commercial vehicle drivers will no longer be permitted to

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    Why should anyone care about trucking?

    January 3, 2019 2:40PM by Terry Shaw

    Trucking makes everything possible, from here to tomorrow. This is the message of the Manitoba Trucking Association’s (MTA) new public relations campaign, set to officially launch in 2019. With “movement” as the main theme, the MTA has begun to unveil

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    The center of it all

    January 1, 2019 2:32PM by Derek Clouthier

    CentrePort Canada continues to entice Manitoba trucking companies

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    Icy roads ahead

    January 1, 2019 2:29PM by Derek Clouthier

    YELLOWKNIFE, N.W.T. — Driving the ice roads in Canada’s north is on several drivers’ bucket list – it’s even a popular (and dramatic) TV show. Despite the drama we see on television, building an ice road is a serious matter, one

  • News

    Truck News-West January 2019

    December 18, 2018 8:47AM by Lori Thompson-Reid

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    Recruiting Aboriginal workers

    December 7, 2018 9:31AM by Derek Clouthier

    EDMONTON, Alta. —  It’s not rocket science – building relationships within Indigenous communities is no different than it is with any other culture. It just takes a bit of effort. That was the message from a Women Building Futures panel held

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    Road tour

    December 4, 2018 9:19AM by Derek Clouthier

    Kenworth makes two Albert stops on its road tour to show off the new W990

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    U.S. midterms could resurrect pipeline drama

    December 4, 2018 9:10AM by Roger McKnight

    With the U.S. midterms completed, it now means we’re at the halfway point in this political three-ring circus. The clown costumes may have changed, but they’re still clowns, and clowns can be scary. With the Democrats now in control of

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    Reflections and foresight

    December 4, 2018 8:36AM by Derek Clouthier

    Western associations highlight greatest achievements of 2018, challenges for coming year

  • News

    Truck West December 2018

    November 22, 2018 11:57AM by Lori Thompson-Reid

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    Running with his sons has been a dream come true

    November 9, 2018 12:24PM by Derek Clouthier

    MOOSE JAW, Sask. – Scott Fogal could not be happier that his oldest son has jumped behind the wheel of one of his company trucks. Fogal Transport is a small operation in Saskatchewan, hauling livestock throughout the province, as well as

  • No place like home

    November 9, 2018 12:13PM by Sandy Johnson

    “Toto, I’ve a feeling we’re not in Kansas anymore.” This line from The Wizard of Oz has come to signify that we are no longer in a place we recognize or feel comfortable. When my lawyer of the last 30

  • News

    Truck West November 2018

    November 1, 2018 6:51AM by Lori Thompson-Reid

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