We pass them everyday running down the highways and byways of our nation. But what do we know about trucks and the men and women that drive them. Here at A Truckers Life, we aim to change that. Get to know the drivers behind the big rigs that drive our nation.

Spend some time chatting with them, learning about them and get advice from them. Truck drivers know that best places to park for the night, get a fresh home cooked meal, or just find the best place to visit as you are traveling through a town or city. ​​

Trucking Headlines

  • CVEC, BioPro seek Benson's support for steam energy proposal on portion of Fibrominn property 17 Nov 2018 12:33 West Central Tribune The question is will the city of Benson provide the keys to the former Fibrominn facility to make it all possible. That will be the topic Monday, when representatives of Chippewa Valley Ethanol Company and BioPro meet with the Benson City Council. "It …
  • When will self-driving cars take over? 17 Nov 2018 11:26 The Week Magazine Sign Up for Our free email newsletters The driverless-car revolution is way behind schedule. Is it still just a matter of time? Here's everything you need to know: What's gone wrong? Carmakers have been claiming that autonomous vehicles, or AVs, …
  • Insurance stalwart might be on sale block 17 Nov 2018 10:34 Indianapolis Business Journal One of central Indiana’s oldest public companies—a trucking insurer long known as Baldwin & Lyons that recast itself as Protective Insurance Corp. this summer—has skidded into red ink and now is pursuing “potential strategic partnerships or …
  • Stock up on local produce, final seasonal farmers markets Saturday 17 Nov 2018 07:26 The Daily Camera A full basket of local produce sits at the farmers market. (Ashton Ray Hansen / Courtesy photo) Market happenings: Saturday marks the final farmers markets of 2018, so head to the Longmont and Boulder stands for our final hurrah. Despite the weather …
  • Iowa DOT is in Search of Seasonal Employees During Time of Low Un-Employment 17 Nov 2018 07:22 WHO Please enable Javascript to watch this video AMES, Iowa -- With the unemployment rate at a historic low, it has some businesses worried about filling current positions.   Every year the Iowa Department of Transportation (DOT) needs to fill over 630 part- …