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Starting Saturday, Jon Osburn and OOIDA’s Tour Truck, the Spirit of the American Trucker, will be at the Henry Albert TA in Laredo, Texas. That’s located at Exit 13 off Interstate 35. Stop in, say hi to Jon, and join OOIDA for a $10 discount. See the full Spirit Schedule. Air date: Feb. 24, 2018.

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Upcoming Programs

-Sat 02/24/18

  • Regulatory Roundup –Terry Scruton will discuss the latest regulatory issues confronting truckers with OOIDA’s regulatory staff.
  • What’s in Your Oil? – Mark Reddig discusses oil analysis, bypass filtration and your engine with Jerry Sims of Gulf Coast Filters.

-Sun 02/25/18

  • Getting Healthy – Mark Reddig gets some tips on health, diet and exercise from Bob Perry of Rolling Strong.
  • Road Law –Terry Scruton gets some advice on legal issues from attorneys Jeff McConnell and James Mennella.

-Mon 02/26/18

  • In the News -Terry Scruton discusses the latest developments in trucking issues with members of the Land Line Magazine

-Tue 02/27/18

  • All That’s Shiny – Terry Scruton talks show trucks, test drives and all the things truckers love about big machines with Land Line Magazine’s Suzanne Stempinski.
  • State Update – Terry Scruton discusses what state lawmakers have in store with Land Line Magazine’s Keith Goble and OOIDA’s Director of Government Affairs Mike Matousek.

-Wed 02/28/18

  • Follow-Ups – Mary McKenna gives us more information about some of the most interesting news of the day.
  • Market Update – Terry Scruton brings us some insight into the current state of the market for trucking services courtesy of the folks at DAT.
  • Diesel Update – Terry Scruton offers a detailed update on the price of diesel fuel and crude oil, including a break down by region and analysis.

-Thu 03/01/18

  • Regulatory Roundup –Terry Scruton will discuss the latest regulatory issues confronting truckers with OOIDA’s regulatory staff.
  • State Update – Terry Scruton discusses what state lawmakers have in store with Land Line Magazine’s Keith Goble and OOIDA’s Director of Government Affairs Mike Matousek.

-Fri 03/02/18

  • Semi Supper Club – Mary McKenna brings us the latest in our occasional series about restaurants that cater to truckers.
  • Where’s the Spirit? – Mark Reddig catches up with Jon Osburn and OOIDA’s tour truck, the Spirit of the American Trucker.

-Sat 03/03/18

  • Regulatory Roundup –Terry Scruton will discuss the latest regulatory issues confronting truckers with OOIDA’s regulatory staff.
  • As You Get Older … - Mark Reddig talks with Doctor John McElligott, the medical director of the St. Christopher Fund and a physician with Occupational Health Systems of Knoxville, Tenn., about the aging trucker.

-Sun 03/04/18

  • I Hear the Train a-Comin’ - If you ever hear what sounds like a train, but you're nowhere near the tracks, it's sure to be some trucker who wanted to leave a real impression with other drivers. Mark Reddig and Barry Spillman discuss train horns and other noise with Bryan Martin of the Chrome Shop Mafia.
  • Parking, Memos and Roads - Highway safety and infrastructure have been the hot topics in the news. Mary McKenna will have updates on truck parking in Connecticut, reaction to a leaked memo on infrastructure and more.

-Mon 03/05/08

  • Insurance Interchange - Terry Scruton gets some advice from our in-house truck insurance experts, Stacey Sanders and Trina McIntyre.

-Tue 03/06/18

  • Your Health – Mark Reddig discusses health problems faced by truckers and how to best tackle them with Dr. John McElligott, medical director of the St. Christopher Fund.
  • State Update – Terry Scruton discusses what state lawmakers have in store with Land Line Magazine’s Keith Goble and OOIDA’s Director of Government Affairs Mike Matousek.

-Wed 03/07/18

  • Follow-Ups – Mary McKenna gives us more information about some of the most interesting news of the day.
  • Market Update – Terry Scruton brings us some insight into the current state of the market for trucking services courtesy of the folks at DAT.
  • Diesel Update – Terry Scruton offers a detailed update on the price of diesel fuel and crude oil, including a break down by region and analysis.

-Thu 03/08/18

  • Regulatory Roundup –Terry Scruton will discuss the latest regulatory issues confronting truckers with OOIDA’s regulatory staff.
  • State Update – Terry Scruton discusses what state lawmakers have in store with Land Line Magazine’s Keith Goble and OOIDA’s Director of Government Affairs Mike Matousek.

-Fri 03/09/18

  • Follow-Ups – Mary McKenna gives us more information about some of the most interesting news of the day.
  • Where’s the Spirit? – Mark Reddig catches up with Jon Osburn and OOIDA’s tour truck, the Spirit of the American Trucker.
  • Online Education – Mark Reddig discusses free classes designed to help you improve your business as well as white papers covering important topics in the industry with Andrew King of the OOIDA Foundation.

-Sat 03/10/18

  • Regulatory Roundup –Terry Scruton will discuss the latest regulatory issues confronting truckers with OOIDA’s regulatory staff.
  • Semi Supper Club – Mark Reddig brings us the latest in our occasional series about restaurants that cater to truckers.

-Sun 03/11/18

  • ELD Headaches - Since December 18th, OOIDA headquarters has received a flood of calls from truckers having problems with their electronic logging devices. Mary McKenna reports on some of the consequences of the rule.
  • Where The Rubber Meets The Road – Terry Scruton gets some advice on getting the most out of your tires from the folks at Goodyear.

-Mon 03/12/18

  • In the News -Terry Scruton discusses the latest developments in trucking issues with members of the Land Line Magazine

-Tue 03/13/18

  • Economic Update -Terry Scruton gets an update on where the economy has been and where it’s likely headed from Steve Freidell of Central States Capital.
  • State Update – Terry Scruton discusses what state lawmakers have in store with Land Line Magazine’s Keith Goble and OOIDA’s Director of Government Affairs Mike Matousek.

-Wed 03/14/18

  • Follow-Ups – Mary McKenna gives us more information about some of the most interesting news of the day.
  • Market Update – Terry Scruton brings us some insight into the current state of the market for trucking services courtesy of the folks at DAT.
  • Diesel Update – Terry Scruton offers a detailed update on the price of diesel fuel and crude oil, including a break down by region and analysis.

-Thu 03/15/18

  • Regulatory Roundup –Terry Scruton will discuss the latest regulatory issues confronting truckers with OOIDA’s regulatory staff.
  • State Update – Terry Scruton discusses what state lawmakers have in store with Land Line Magazine’s Keith Goble and OOIDA’s Director of Government Affairs Mike Matousek.

-Fri 03/16/18

  • Roses and Razzberries – Terry Scruton and Mary McKenna offer examples of who’s been good and who’s been bad in recent news.
  • Where’s the Spirit? – Mark Reddig catches up with Jon Osburn and OOIDA’s tour truck, the Spirit of the American Trucker.

-Sat 03/17/18

  • Regulatory Roundup –Terry Scruton will discuss the latest regulatory issues confronting truckers with OOIDA’s regulatory staff.
  • Pounding the Pavement - Infrastructure – mainly meaning roads and bridges – was a big topic in the State of the Union Address. But what might result from the president’s words? Mary McKenna speaks with OOIDA Acting President Todd Spencer and Patrick McKenna, Director of the Missouri DOT and member of the Executive Committee with AASHTO – American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials – for their reaction.

-Sun 03/18/18

  • In Honor of Truckers - The National Automotive and Truck Museum is known for its distinctive exhibits and this spring it will add another one to the collection dedicated to the history of the American Truck driver. Terry Scruton gets the latest from the museum’s director David Yarde.
  • Insurance Interchange - Terry Scruton gets some advice from our in-house truck insurance experts, Stacey Sanders and Trina McIntyre.

-Mon 03/19/18

  • Insurance Interchange - Terry Scruton gets some advice from our in-house truck insurance experts, Stacey Sanders and Trina McIntyre.

-Tue 03/20/18

  • Tax Advice – Mark Reddig discusses the ins and outs of tax season with Shasta May of MBA Tax and Bookkeeping Service.
  • State Update – Terry Scruton discusses what state lawmakers have in store with Land Line Magazine’s Keith Goble and OOIDA’s Director of Government Affairs Mike Matousek.

-Wed 03/21/18

  • Follow-Ups – Mary McKenna gives us more information about some of the most interesting news of the day.
  • Market Update – Terry Scruton brings us some insight into the current state of the market for trucking services courtesy of the folks at DAT.
  • Diesel Update – Terry Scruton offers a detailed update on the price of diesel fuel and crude oil, including a break down by region and analysis.

-Thu 03/22/18

  • Regulatory Roundup –Terry Scruton will discuss the latest regulatory issues confronting truckers with OOIDA’s regulatory staff.
  • State Update – Terry Scruton discusses what state lawmakers have in store with Land Line Magazine’s Keith Goble and OOIDA’s Director of Government Affairs Mike Matousek.

-Fri 03/23/18

  • Advice From the Boss Man -Mark Reddig and Barry Spillman get some tips from Bryan Martin of Joplin, Mo.’s Chrome Shop Mafia.
  • Where’s the Spirit? – Mark Reddig catches up with Jon Osburn and OOIDA’s tour truck, the Spirit of the American Trucker.
  • Online Education – Mark Reddig discusses free classes designed to help you improve your business as well as white papers covering important topics in the industry with Andrew King of the OOIDA Foundation.

-Sat 03/24/18

  • Regulatory Roundup –Terry Scruton will discuss the latest regulatory issues confronting truckers with OOIDA’s regulatory staff.
  • Staying Fit and Healthy –Mark Reddig discusses diet, exercise and overall health with Bob Perry of Rolling Strong.

-Sun 03/25/18

  • While You Were Waiting … – Mary McKenna discusses a recent DOT study of detention time and what it might mean to you with Andrew King of the OOIDA Foundation.
  • Where’s the Spirit? – Mark Reddig catches up with Jon Osburn and OOIDA’s tour truck, the Spirit of the American Trucker.
  • Bridge Down – Mary McKenna talks with the Kansas DOT about the replacement of a historic viaduct connecting Kansas City, Mo., with Kansas City, Kan.
  • Online Education – Mark Reddig discusses free classes designed to help you improve your business as well as white papers covering important topics in the industry with Andrew King of the OOIDA Foundation.

-Mon 03/26/18

  • In the News -Terry Scruton discusses the latest developments in trucking issues with members of the Land Line Magazine

-Tue 03/27/18

  • State Update – Terry Scruton discusses what state lawmakers have in store with Land Line Magazine’s Keith Goble and OOIDA’s Director of Government Affairs Mike Matousek.

-Wed 03/28/18

  • Follow-Ups – Mary McKenna gives us more information about some of the most interesting news of the day.
  • Market Update – Terry Scruton brings us some insight into the current state of the market for trucking services courtesy of the folks at DAT.
  • Diesel Update – Terry Scruton offers a detailed update on the price of diesel fuel and crude oil, including a break down by region and analysis.

-Thu 03/29/18

  • Regulatory Roundup –Terry Scruton will discuss the latest regulatory issues confronting truckers with OOIDA’s regulatory staff.
  • State Update – Terry Scruton discusses what state lawmakers have in store with Land Line Magazine’s Keith Goble and OOIDA’s Director of Government Affairs Mike Matousek.

-Fri 03/30/18

  • Semi Supper Club – Mary McKenna brings us the latest in our occasional series about restaurants that cater to truckers.
  • Where’s the Spirit? – Mark Reddig catches up with Jon Osburn and OOIDA’s tour truck, the Spirit of the American Trucker.

-Sat 03/31/18

  • Regulatory Roundup –Terry Scruton will discuss the latest regulatory issues confronting truckers with OOIDA’s regulatory staff.
  • The Truckers Helper –Terry Scruton discusses business, bookkeeping, general business practices and more with John Ewing of the Truckers Helper.

-Sun 04/01/18

  • By the Hour – Mary McKenna reports on a Canadian company that decided not to follow the common model for paying truck drivers.
  • Roses and Razzberries – Terry Scruton and Mary McKenna offer examples of who’s been good and who’s been bad in recent news.

-Mon 04/02/18

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