North Dakota to give Canadian truckers COVID-19 vaccines

The Supply Chain Journal

Canadian cross-border truckers based in Manitoba will be able to get COVID-19 vaccines for free in North Dakota starting Wednesday under a joint program with the province and state in the first effort of its kind by governments in the U.S. North Dakota Gov.

North Dakota to give Canadian truckers COVID-19 vaccines

The Supply Chain Journal

Canadian cross-border truckers based in Manitoba will be able to get COVID-19 vaccines for free in North Dakota starting Wednesday under a joint program with the province and state in the first effort of its kind by governments in the U.S. North Dakota Gov.

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2 truckers face prosecution after $4.5M marijuana seizure at US-Canada border

The Supply Chain Journal

Canada border in North Dakota on Friday. Canada Driver issues News Top Stories Trucking drug seizures marijuana North Dakota Pembina U.S. Two truckers were turned over to local authorities for prosecution after U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers seized $4.5

2 truckers face prosecution after $4.5M marijuana seizure at US-Canada border

The Supply Chain Journal

Canada border in North Dakota on Friday. Canada Driver issues News Trucking drug seizures marijuana North Dakota Pembina U.S. Two truckers were turned over to local authorities for prosecution after U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers seized $4.5

Curious pot bust jams up 2 truckers — Long-Haul Crime Log

The Supply Chain Journal

Two Canadian truck drivers in their 20s are facing charges in North Dakota over a $4.5 Customs and Border Protection officers discovered the marijuana while inspecting what was supposed to be a load of straw at the border in Pembina, North Dakota.

Elevated wildfire risk developing in Upper Midwest

The Supply Chain Journal

Related: Grass fire smoke shuts down North Dakota highway. This could be particularly problematic across much of North Dakota and Minnesota where wind gusts will reach 40 mph.

Hot Shots: Fire whirl, train derailments, huge hail and more

The Supply Chain Journal

Two of its trains derailed in the past several days, both in North Dakota. The second accident happened Wednesday in Grafton, in northeastern North Dakota, about 40 miles north of Grand Forks. The North Dakota Department of Transportation said that around 1:30 a.m.

Viewpoint: CP-KCS merger makes sense; CN takeover does not

The Supply Chain Journal

senator from North Dakota. My history with railroads dates back to my small North Dakota hometown of 300 people. The two do not overlap but meet only at one place — Kansas City — making this the perfect hand-in-glove fit of all the railroads in North America.

Fire, drought and tight petroleum supplies spur more hours-of-service waivers

The Supply Chain Journal

In North Dakota , a 30-day waiver ordered by Gov. The latest map of North Dakota’s drought situation from the weekly National Drought Monitor. South Dakota already had a petroleum-related waiver in place. .

Regional interests take sides in Kansas City Southern merger fight

The Supply Chain Journal

Canadian Pacific ( NYSE: CP ) says it has support from North Dakota congressional leaders as well as from a number of Upper Midwest grain shippers , while CN ( NYSE: CNI ) says it has backing from state and federal leaders from the Gulf Coast and southern Plains states.

Feds award $275 million to ease truck congestion

The Supply Chain Journal

The South Dakota Department of Transportation was awarded $61.6 million to the North Dakota Department of Transportation to construct passing lanes along approximately 165 miles of two-lane U.S. 52 between Carrington and six miles north of Kenmare, North Dakota.

Canadian Pacific, CN argue which is better for grain shippers

The Supply Chain Journal

CP circulated a news release on Thursday that said it has the support of grain and other shippers across North Dakota, South Dakota and Minnesota.

The Daily Dash: Trucking’s place in electric vehicle expansion

The Supply Chain Journal

Byron Dorgan of North Dakota. The High Five. The Biden administration has confirmed that the trucking industry will be included in its electric vehicle expansion strategy and will be eligible for federal grants. John Gallagher’s story.

FRA, states develop 40-year plan to bolster Midwest passenger rail

The Supply Chain Journal

The 12 states studied during the plan’s creation were Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota and Wisconsin.

The Daily Dash: Knight-Swift’s Q1 earnings beat

The Supply Chain Journal

Canadian cross-border truckers based in Manitoba are able to get COVID-19 vaccines for free in North Dakota under a joint program with the province and state in the first effort of its kind by governments in the U.S.

How the Bakken Oil Boom Impacts U.S. Supply Chains

CH Robinson Transportfolio

For those of you on the coasts (all three of them—East, West, and Gulf) you may be vaguely aware of the Bakken oil boom in North Dakota. For those of us in neighboring states, North Dakota is the source of a clichéd “giant sucking sound,” the likes of which this generation has never experienced. They recently calculated that North Dakota just topped an average output of 1 million barrels of oil per day.

Soaking storms for weekend truckers across South

The Supply Chain Journal

The National Weather Service (NWS) has a flash flood watch posted for eastern North Carolina and southern Virginia, lasting until noon EDT Friday. Unusually warm weather will also spread across parts of the Dakotas and the Great Lakes states this weekend.

Scorching heat wave returning to Plains, South

The Supply Chain Journal

In the western half of North Dakota, highs will reach the 90s Tuesday in Bismarck, Williston and Dickinson, with heat index levels up to 105 degrees. The heat index will be close to 105 degrees Tuesday and Wednesday across many parts of South Dakota.

Canada ELD certification ‘very rigorous,’ company says after completing vetting

The Supply Chain Journal

North Dakota-based Pedigree has something in common with the other firms with Canada-certified ELDs : It isn’t a massive player in the space. . “We Slowly but surely, electronic logging devices (ELDs) are starting to emerge from Canada’s third-party certification process. On Aug.

Viewpoint: When elected officials fail to govern

The Supply Chain Journal

Fueling this NPRM were safety concerns regarding several high-profile train accidents, including the disastrous crude oil train derailments in Lac Magantic, Quebec, and Casselton, North Dakota.

CBP invests $46M to upgrade rail cargo inspection technology

The Supply Chain Journal

Customs and Border Protection (CBP) plans to spend $46 million to upgrade technology to improve rail cargo inspections at 12 points of entry by the Canadian and Mexican borders.

Appellate court overturns multi-million-dollar decision in driver poaching case

The Supply Chain Journal

The United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit (which oversees Arkansas, Iowa, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, and South Dakota) recently overturned a multi-million-dollar jury award in a case involving two major trucking companies.

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Drones in the backyard: FAA grants home delivery to Flytrex

The Supply Chain Journal

The expansion will take place in partnership with Causey Aviation Unmanned , Flytrex’s partner in the test, and a number of retailers participating in the Fayetteville, North Carolina, program, including Walmart ( NYSE: WMT ).

FreightWaves Classics: The Soo Line was founded to serve Twin Cities’ millers and ag interests

The Supply Chain Journal

As many railroad buffs know, at one time there were hundreds of North American railroads. There are now only seven Class I railroads in North America, and that number is likely to shrink to six in the near future.

CN and Canadian Pacific vie for shippers’ and KCS shareholders’ favor

The Supply Chain Journal

The letters came from groups such as the North Dakota Grain Dealers Association, US Development Group and Farmers Cooperative of Hanska as well as the New Brunswick premier, CP said.

The Log Book: ‘Excellence’ earns veterans fully loaded Kenworths

The Supply Chain Journal

The remaining funds, provided by the FRA, will go to Alabama, California, North Dakota, South Dakota, Georgia, Indiana, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Oregon, South Carolina and Tennessee to help local OLI chapters and their individual campaigns. “We

How Military Service Helped Me See Beyond Assumptions — and Embrace Differences

BlueYonder

The person who would become my best friend while stationed in Minot, North Dakota, was the son of undocumented migrant workers that moved from farm to farm in the Midwest.

Driverless Trucks: Heading Somewhere or Nowhere Quickly?

Talking Logistics

Today, there are 8 states in the country, including Nevada, California, Michigan, Florida, North Dakota, Tennessee, Utah, and Arizona that are allowing the testing of self-driving vehicles on certain roadways.”. Will there be a future for driverless trucks in logistics? Will that future arrive soon or many years from now, if ever?

Halloween 2021 Predictions

Enterra Insights

” Zone 3 – Southeast (Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, Alabama, Mississippi, Florida): “Scary forecast: expect it to turn stormy.”

Justice Department, CP and KCS spar over rail merger process

The Supply Chain Journal

DOJ’s comment does not address the key public interest fact here: without a voting trust, there will be no CP/KCS transaction, and thus no chance at a once-in-a lifetime injection of new competition into north-south trade flows …. Byron Dorgan, D-North Dakota. The U.S.

Mastering Menards Delivery through Retail Specialized Logistics

Zipline Logistics

Menards services 12 distribution centers throughout its territory with facilities in Wisconsin, Iowa, Illinois, Ohio, Indiana, Nebraska, North Dakota, Michigan, Missouri, and South Dakota.

A Global Shift for Manufacturers: Industries with Increased Demand

USC Consulting Group

Data can be highly valuable for hackers and the current 4 million-person shortage in the field of cybersecurity, according to the University of North Dakota , makes for a dangerous landscape for supply chains.

8th Circuit Court: Employer’s actions do not violate ADA, FMLA

The Supply Chain Journal

Q&A: New Conrail president sees ample intermodal opportunities in Northeast

The Supply Chain Journal

What North Jersey looked like 30 years ago looks nothing like what North Jersey looks like today. GORTON: “You’re seeing growth in North Jersey and Staten Island [where] you’ll see the containers of trash moved from the country. Brian E.

Country roads: UPS, FedEx ramp up rural vaccine delivery

The Supply Chain Journal

Related: North Dakota to give Canadian truckers COVID-19 vaccines. For the past six years, her run has taken her to remote Ocracoke Island in North Carolina’s Outer Banks.