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Summary of logistics: US truck boost; shipping shock

The Biden administration is to invest $246 million this year to complete a 3,000-mile rural freight and passenger network that should save time and cost for long-haul trucking. The money will help improve the Appalachian Development Highway System (ADHS), a network that crosses 13 states from New York to Mississippi. It is already 85% complete […]

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Republic Services promises Carlsbad a smooth waste transition

Republic Services employees did their best this week to assure Carlsbad city officials that all will be well when the company takes over the city’s waste contract on July 1. The strike that halted garbage, recyclables and yard waste collection for Chula Vista and parts of San Diego was “an anomaly” made worse by the […]

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N Scale Buildings Amherst 2022

Check Out These Manufacturers’ Featured Products at the Massachusetts Railroad Show Amherst 2022 N Scale Buildings: These buildings are featured at the Amherst Railway Society Railroad Hobby Show in West Springfield, Massachusetts. N Scale Architect’s Barnesville Tunnel The N Scale Architect Barnesville Tunnel kit. Barnesville Tunnel. Kit includes main chamber housing, exhaust fan structures, air […]

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The working scale model of Fiat’s famous Lingotto factory looks amazing

Slot Mods Raceways is known for its handcrafted 1:32 scale wooden slot car race tracks. They’re pretty cool to own if you can afford them, but the company’s latest creation is something no one else could have. Built for a private collection, Slot Mods Raceways took two years to create a working scale model of […]

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Austin Tree Services helps new homeowner bring trees to life with expert tree trimmer

Austin Tree Services worked on the landscape for Fredrick Martin. Fredrick hired the company to trim more than 40 trees that surround his new 1.5 acre property. For 4 days, Austin Tree Services has been working on Fredrick Martin’s landscape. Fredrick hired the company to trim more than 40 trees that surround his new 1.5 […]

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New York truck driver found dead under overturned rig trailer on I-81 north of Williamsport

WILLIAMSPORT — A New York City truck driver was found dead under the rig trailer early Friday morning after flipping the northbound lanes of Interstate 81 north of Williamsport, authorities said. The 1:35 a.m. crash occurred between mile markers 3 and 4, according to a Washington County 911 supervisor. First responders and tow truck operators […]

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Logging truck driver fined after being arrested with loaded gun at scene of traffic accident – Kamloops News

Photo: Staff of Castanet A trucker who was arrested north of Kamloops with a loaded gun in the cab of his truck has been fined $1,000. Christopher Ty Parsons, who drives a logging truck in the North Thompson area, told the court he used the handgun to protect himself from wolves and cougars while on […]

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Accreditation Services – San Diego County Office of Education

Requirements to enroll in the AASE program Possession of a valid Level 1, Level 2, Preliminary or Clear Ed. Specialist degree. Teachers add permissions for a variety of reasons. If you believe you are required to have this permission, you can verify that the permission you are looking for is applicable/required based on your current […]

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Highway Angel program recognizes truck driver Nixa

Paul Bales, a professional Nixa truck driver, was recognized by the Truckload Carriers Association as a Highway Angel earlier this month. Bales, 50, has been driving for more than 30 years — 22 with Ryder, a trucking company with a hub in Springfield. Over the years, Bales has been first on the scene of numerous […]

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Lordstown electric vans will start shipping in the second half of 2022

Lordstown Motors, the EV startup that bought GM’s Lordstown assembly plant in Ohio in 2019 to sell to Taiwanese manufacturing giant Foxconn two years later, could start shipping its first electric trucks in 2022. The announcement does not come from Lordstown Motors but from Foxconn chairman Young Liu, who said Nikkei Asia that the Endurance […]

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Fire crews use specialist equipment to rescue a lorry driver trapped in rural Otago

Simon O’Connor / Stuff The accident happened on the Milton Highway (State Highway 1) between Lowery St and Butts Rd early Wednesday. (File photo) Fire crews with specialist equipment rescued a lorry driver who was stuck after crashing into a ditch just south of Milton. Emergency services were called to the accident on the Milton […]

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Lordstown vans will start shipping this year

Famed as a major iPhone assembler and future electric car maker, Foxconn Chairman Young Liu said on Sunday that electric pickup trucks would begin rolling out of the Lordstown, Ohio, plant during the second half of this year. In an interview with Nikkei Asia about the company’s outlook for the year ahead, Foxconn Chairman Young […]

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Heated Trucks Can Save Valentine’s Day, Says Truck Shipping Expert

Truck shipping expert RoadLINX warns of added pressures and issues associated with new restrictions and the aftermath of two years of global pandemic. With new COVID-19 regulations in place in Canada in January 2022, including a vaccination mandate for truckers to and from the country, supply chain shortages are expected to impact a number of […]

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Australia Day honors 2022: Matthew Buck of the Tasmanian Fire Service recognized | The Examiner

news, local news, A Tasmanian Fire Service member who went above and beyond has been awarded an Australian Fire Service Medal. Mr. Buck joined the Tasmania Fire Service on August 1, 1995. He has been instrumental in coordinating inter-agency exercises within the Dalrymple Group. RELATED: Meet the Northern Tasmanians honored this Australia Day These drills […]

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New Virginia community college program aims to address ongoing shortage of truck drivers

ROANOKE, Va. – The shortage of truck drivers hit an all-time high in 2021, according to the American Trucking Association. Now there’s a new scheme in the Commonwealth that aims to change that, meaning you might see fewer empty shelves at your local grocery store. It’s painful to see bare shelves in stores, but with […]

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Mobile Catering Services Market Size, Scope and Share

New Jersey, United States,- The research study presented in this report offers complete and intelligent analysis of the competition, segmentation, dynamics, and geographical advancement of the Mobile Food Service Market. It takes into account the CAGR, value, volume, revenue, production, consumption, sales, manufacturing cost, prices, and other key factors related to the global Mobile Catering […]

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Truck carrying 100 monkey wrecks, including one still in bulk

DANVILLE, Pa. — Residents of a Pennsylvania county were warned Saturday not to approach a monkey that went missing after an accident involving a pickup truck that was towing a trailer carrying about 100 of the animals to a lab. State troopers have urged people not to search for or capture the cynomolgus macaque monkey […]

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FarmRaise aims to become a financial services giant, starting with agricultural subsidies

You have to start somewhere. So when Jayce Hafner and Sami Tellatin bonded as Stanford MBA classmates over their shared belief that helping American farms run more efficiently would be good for farmers, good for the country, and great business, they decided to start with grants. For her part, Hafner grew up on a cattle […]

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A-1 Auto Transport Reports 35% Increase in Motorcycle Shipment Requests in 2021 vs. 2020

Full-service auto transporter can meet virtually any motorcycle transport demand SAN FRANCISCO, CA/ACCESSWIRE/January 21, 2022/ A-1 Auto Transport is pleased to report that the company saw a 35% increase in motorcycle shipping inquiries in 2021, compared to 2020. For more information on motorcycle shipping services offered by A-1 Auto Transport, please visit https://www.a1autotransport.com/motorcycles/. As a […]

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Shipping constraints and price increases force Southern Aluminum Finishing to make changes

“It’s like shipping spaghetti.” After years of shipping damage, glass companies, such as Atlanta-based Southern Aluminum Finishing (SAF), have had to make some changes to their inventory and shipping processes. Due to ongoing shipping damage and rising costs, SAF has announced its decision to reduce deliveries of extrusions over 19 feet. The company has extrusions […]

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GIGGO, Makers of Innovative Platform for Personal Services, Launches Investment Crowdfunding Campaign

Chicago, Ill. – January 20, 2022 – Giggo, a mobile app-based service that brings the benefits of a mobile app to businesses that don’t have the resources to develop their own app, has launched a private equity crowdfunding campaign. Regulatory stock crowdfunding campaigns allow individual investors to invest in and own a share of a […]

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The truck driver falls asleep; rear car in Milledgeville

Jan. 20 – Authorities say the driver of a commercialized van truck fell asleep at the wheel before crashing into a car at the intersection of North Columbia Street and Log Cabin Road in Milledgeville on Thursday morning. The driver of the car, who was reportedly seriously injured, was transported by ambulance to a trauma […]

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The truck driver falls asleep; rear car in Milledgeville | News

Authorities say the driver of a commercial van truck fell asleep at the wheel before putting a car in the back at the intersection of North Columbia Street and Log Cabin Road in Milledgeville Thursday morning. The driver of the car, who was reportedly seriously injured, was transported by ambulance to a trauma center in […]

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In short: CAT Scale celebrates 45 years with a Ford Raptor gift

CAT Scale celebrates 45 years of activity in 2022. The Walcott, Iowa-based company is thanking its customers with a new Ford Raptor pickup truck and thousands of other prizes in its Weigh to Win contest. The raffle begins February 1 at CAT Scale stores. Drivers also have a chance to win over $100,000 in instant […]

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Army Wife Uses AirTag To Track Overdue Truck Driver On Move

An Army wife says she used an AirTag to keep tabs on her family’s belongings during a move when a sleazy moving truck driver failed to deliver the items on time. An Apple AirTag Military members doing permanent station changes (PCS) have always had issues with the liability of shippers of household goods. Shipments are […]

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Could transporting plutonium to New Mexico lead to disaster?

Santa Fe already sees a considerable amount of radioactive waste transported near its city limits, as contaminated gloves, equipment and soil are regularly shipped from the Los Alamos laboratory. New Mexico residents are concerned about a plan to ship plutonium through the Land of Enchantment. Many people are completely unaware that nuclear materials are transported […]

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Nishnawbe Aski Nation calls on Ottawa, Ontario to better fund fire services

By Maan Alhmidi THE CANADIAN PRESS TORONTO – An organization representing First Nations in northwestern Ontario is calling on the federal and provincial governments to provide better funding for fire prevention and protection in Indigenous communities after three children died in the blaze of a house. Nishnawbe Aski Nation Deputy Grand Chief Bobby Narcisse said […]

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Truck Sales Could Hit Fiscal 2019 Peak By Next General Election

If the current growth in commercial vehicle sales continues, the sector could scale back or approach the peak of fiscal year 2019 in two years, at half the time taken for the first ascent. The demand will coincide with the 2024 general election. The previous general election year – 2019 – saw CV sales cross […]

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Amateur Saudi truck driver steals the show at Dakar Rally in viral video

RIYADH: The Saudi Foreign Minister strongly condemned a Houthi “terrorist attack” targeting civilian areas and facilities in the United Arab Emirates on Monday. A drone attack targeting a key oil facility in Abu Dhabi killed three people and sparked another fire at Abu Dhabi International Airport on Monday, police said. The attack, claimed by the […]

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Truck breaks down on train tracks, rail services disrupted between Kalyan and Vitthalwadi | Bombay News

Local rail services between Kalyan and Vitthalwadi stations were hit after a lorry broke down on the tracks during the evening rush hour on Saturday; services were delayed 30 minutes Local rail services between Kalyan and Vitthalwadi stations were hit after a lorry broke down on the tracks during the evening rush hour on Saturday. […]

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2021 GM Truck Supercharger Systems Now Ship By ProCharger

GM’s new trucks are a huge hit. The right looks and the right equipment propelled them to the top of the sales charts and really boosted the company’s bottom line. Trucks and SUVs are capable right out of the box, but as any car guy or gal knows, when it comes to power, more is […]

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Mineral Point Honors Fallen Fire Captain Brian Busch | Social services

MINERAL POINT (WKOW) — The city held a final tribute to captain Brian Busch on Friday. He was one of two firefighters killed last week while responding to an emergency call when a tractor-trailer driver struck him and fellow firefighter Jim Ludlum. A member of the honor guard who spoke at Busch’s funeral said, “To […]

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Truck driver reports being stuck for 24 hours – Lake Superior News

THUNDER BAY, ONTARIO ~~~~~ January 14, 2022 (LSNews) Community Services Coordinator Sergeant Mike Golding reports that on January 10, 2022, being stuck on the side of the road turned into a dangerous situation for a truck driver. After a breakdown on Highway 17 between Ignace and Dryden, the individual went 24 hours without heat before […]

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2021 Ford Bronco Black Diamond First Drive: Large-Scale Economic Adventure

ford bronco Full presentation Once upon a time there was something called the Ford Bronco. People loved off-roading, and to this day they recount memories of adventures in the Bronco family. The 2021 Ford Bronco brought the nameplate back to prominence, but the original Bronco burst onto the scene in 1966 and quickly galloped to […]

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Hair test identifies ‘harder’ illicit drug use better than urinalysis, study of truck drivers finds

According to a new study by researchers at the University of Central Arkansas, truckers who use illicit drugs use more cocaine than marijuana, contrary to federal reports. The Alliance for Driver Safety & Security, or Trucking Alliance, recently published the study showing that twice as many drivers would likely have been banned from driving if […]

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Food & Water Watch urges Broward County Commission to halt LNG transportation to FL Port Everglades — Food & Water Watch

For immediate release National environmental organization Food & Water Watch sent a letter to the Broward County Commission yesterday, urging the Commission to act within its legal authority to order Port Everglades to halt all shipments of liquefied natural gas (LNG). Citing documents disclosed in a Food & Water Watch public records request that demonstrate […]

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Performance Brokerage Services advises on the sale of Sunrise Ford, 2 dealerships in California

Performance Brokerage Services, the leading dealer buy-sell business, announces the sale of Sunrise Ford of Fontana and Sunrise Ford of North Hollywood, Calif., From the Bruncati family to Knight Automotive Group. IRVINE, Calif. (PRWEB) January 13, 2022 Performance brokerage services, the largest dealer brokerage firm in North America, is pleased to announce the sale of […]

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“Container subsistence costs” pending until January 17

The Port of Long Beach and the Port of Los Angeles today announced that the review of the “container stay charge” will be postponed for a week, until January 17. The two ports have seen a combined 45% drop in aging cargo on the docks since the program was announced on October 25. The executive […]

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Canadian truck driver vacancies hit record highs: report

Trucking HR Canada reports a “staggering” job vacancy rate among Canadian truck drivers, with 22,990 vacant driver positions in the third quarter of 2021. The numbers represent a 20% increase in vacancies in the second quarter of the year. And that’s the highest point since Statistics Canada started tracking job vacancies in 2015. (Photo: istock) […]

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UMA Financial Services, Inc. buys BTC iShares MSCI USA Min Vol Factor ETF, iShares ESG Advanced …

Investment company UMA Financial Services, Inc. (Current portfolio) buys BTC iShares MSCI USA Min Vol Factor ETF, iShares ESG Advanced MSCI USA ETF, iShares MSCI EAFE ESG Select ETF, iShares ESG Advanced Total USD Bond Market ETF, iShares Short-Term National Muni Bond ETF, sells iShares US Technology ETF, WisdomTree Emerging Markets ex-State-Owned Enterpr, iShares Global […]

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Firefighters help retrain truck driver with unexpected load | News

A Waste Management truck driver unknowingly picked up a load that included hot ash last week, saw smoke billowing from the back of his truck, and had to empty the load at Station 77 in the district Mi-Wuk Sugar Pine Fire Protection System so that firefighters can extinguish the blaze. . The incident happened just […]

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DEERC DE60 1: 8 Scale Upgraded Remote Control Truck Rating

We use affiliate links. If you buy something through the links on this page, we may earn a commission at no cost to you. Learn more. REVIEW – My children are now at the age where they are in their tablets and all kinds of electronics. They love remote control robots, cars, etc. Over the […]

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Rockport City Manager’s Report: Budget, Audit, Collaborative Fire & EMS Services, Street Lighting

[ad_1] Work on the FY2022 budget has started in earnest. Department heads submitted their budget requests to CFO Megan Brackett and myself. We will begin our work once the audit is completed next week. Firefighters Chief Peasley continues to meet with his counterparts in Rockland and Camden to explore collaborative opportunities for joint fire and […]

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Boaz to host Wisconsin’s first community-wide microgrid

[ad_1] BOAZ, Wisconsin (AP) – Tucked just off Highway 14 on the way from Richland Center to Readstown, the village of Boaz has a church, bar, and dinner club. It will soon add a battery-powered micro-grid to its equipment list, the Wisconsin State Journal reported. Alliant Energy is installing the $ 3 million micro-grid in […]

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Republic Services mobilizes strikebreakers against strikers

[ad_1] On Thursday, striking sanitation workers employed by Republic Services voted 136 to 86 to reject a contract deal between the company and Teamsters Local 542, a so-called “improved” contract proposal, and to continue their strike in parts of San Diego and Chula Vista, California. The workers rejected a wage offer of just above the […]

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Garbage truck driver killed in Grapevine crash

[ad_1] His death was deemed accidental by the Tarrant County Medical Examiner’s Office. No criminal charges have been laid. GRAPEVINE, Texas – A beloved mechanic and garbage truck driver will be remembered this weekend after he died in an accident just days after Christmas. Cecilio Pule, 56, a Republic Services employee in Haltom City, died […]

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Big business liquor shipping bill hurts mom-and-pop outlets – Capitol Weekly | Capitol Weekly

[ad_1] In the latest move by foreign companies and logistics empires like Amazon to increase profits on people and crush the little man, the big liquor suppliers are pushing California to allow them to ship alcohol directly to consumers. Senate Bill 620, which will be heard in committee on Tuesday, will have far-reaching repercussions, threatening […]

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Rapido Trains Announces HO Scale Electro-Motive Division GP38 Diesel Locomotive

[ad_1] The four-axle road unit will be offered with a short top and bottom cover E-mail Get the latest photos, videos, stories and more. Rapido Trains has announced that the next locomotive in its HO scale product line will be the Electro-Motive Division GP38. The four-axle road locomotive will feature prototype-specific details, metal handrails with […]

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MSC the largest ocean carrier by vessel capacity operated

[ad_1] January 6, 2022: Some 52 years after its founding in 1970, Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) overtook the Danish group Maersk as the world’s largest container company. As of January 5, 2022, MSC is deploying a fleet of 645 container ships with a total capacity of 4,284,728 TEUs. The company has a 17% global market […]

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Philadelphia fire: Council speaker says lawsuit forced city to lower occupancy limits long before blaze

The deadly fire at a Philadelphia home in a public housing building has taken a heavy toll on the two large families who lived there in violation of their occupancy permits, according to housing officials in the city of love fraternal. The fire killed eight children and four adults, according to Philadelphia Housing Authority Chairman […]

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Advanced Technology Transportation Refrigeration Services Market Overview, Future Outlook 2028 – Transportation Refrigeration and Trailer Service, Refrigeration Service, Thermal Mark w, Quality Transportation Refrigeration Services, Dandenong North Auto Air

[ad_1] The recent report on “2022 Transportation Refrigeration Services Market Report by Key Players, Types, Applications, Countries, Market Size, Forecast to 2028 » Offered by Credible markets, includes a comprehensive survey of geographic landscape, industry size as well as estimated company revenue. In addition, the report also highlights the challenges hampering the market growth and […]

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TuSimple integrates Nvidia’s latest auto-leveling chip to advance autonomous trucking – TechCrunch

[ad_1] Autonomous trucking company TuSimple is preparing to evolve its autonomous driving technology using Nvidia’s latest system on a chip (SoC), Drive Orin, the company announced at CES. The chip, specifically designed for stand-alone applications, will deliver the rugged, compact, fuel-efficient and auto-grade computing power needed to accelerate TuSimple’s race to bring its autonomous trucks […]

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Delivery problems weigh on almond growers | News

[ad_1] Now that snow is building up over the Sierra Nevada, water issues appear to have been overtaken by logistical headaches, the number one concern for Kern County almond growers this year. People in the industry say port congestion has combined with a shortage of truck drivers and other supply chain issues to frustrate local […]

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Majority of domestic services remain closed as cases continue to rise

[ad_1] Content of the article The majority of the city of Kingston’s domestic services will remain closed as the province announced the return of an amended version of Stage 2 of the roadmap for reopening on Monday morning. The announcement came on the same day that more than 100 new cases of COVID-19 were reported […]

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Club Elite for truckers with 2,000,000 accident-free miles

[ad_1] When Rudy Kroeker hit 1 million safe miles as a driver for Hylife, he never thought of taking another big step forward. “I’m just going to work and drive,” he laughs. Today, he made company history after completing 2 million kilometers of accident-free driving, making him the first of Hylife’s employees to achieve this […]

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Washington County to Take Care of Water and Fire Services in 2022 | News

[ad_1] Washington County officials say extending water service and strengthening workforce development programs remain top county government goals for the New Year. Officials also expect county commissioners to make key decisions on improving rural firefighting services and allocating Baby Doe’s opioid trial settlement funds for programs. drug treatment over the next few months. Commission Chairman […]