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Each day's show includes a newscast keyed to the most important and current issues in trucking, national and state legislative analysis, as well as longer pieces that cover everything from truckers' lifestyle to regulatory information.

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Nov 30, 2019

LLN (11/29/19) – Temperature-controlled loads carry all kinds of potential pitfalls, from slight variations in reefer temperatures to the problems with bulkheads. They’re among the broker-carrier issues in your future. The general public often has a lot of misconceptions about trucking, and sometimes it’s up to...


Nov 28, 2019

LLN (11/28/19) – It’s the Land Line Now annual Thanksgiving tradition, featuring the short story “Something for Stevie,” a piece of fiction about truckers’ generosity. Truck drivers who take pride in their ride are always making changes to improve the look and function of their rigs. We’ll offer a look...


Nov 28, 2019

LLN (11/27/19) – Freight volume is setting records and rates are rising in preparation for Black Friday. Also, we’ll have what you need to know from a U.S. Senate hearing on autonomous vehicles. The national average price of diesel is up just a tenth of a penny, while crude oil tops 64 dollars a barrel; we’ll...


Nov 27, 2019

LLN (11/26/19) – FMCSA has delayed the entry-level driver training rule for two years. We’ll explain why that matters. Also, OOIDA rallies truckers about New Jersey’s independent contractor effort. Income taxes are handled in the new year, but you need to start your prep work now. And Connecticut officials are...


Nov 26, 2019

LLN (11/25/19) – More states may follow California in re-defining who is or is not an independent contractor – including New Jersey. Also, a trucker who’s battling colon cancer wants to remind everyone not to ignore the symptoms. We’ll have some advice. Driving experience can make or break you on insurance when...