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Over the Road

Over the Road

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Over the Road

Over the Road

Over the Road

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Over the Road is an eight-part series that gives voice to the trials and triumphs of America’s long haul truckers. Host “Long Haul Paul” Marhoefer, a musician, storyteller and trucker for nearly 40 years, takes you behind the wheel to explore a devoted community and a world that’s changing amidst new technologies and regulations. Over the Road is a podcast from Overdrive Magazine and PRX’s Radiotopia.

Latest Episodes

Another Update From the Road

The impacts of COVID-19 have radiated out into every corner of the trucking industry. We check back in Paul and four other drivers to hear how life on the road continues to change. Hear more from Paul's dispatches, and more perspective from produce hauler owner-operator Ingrid Brown, in last week's edition of Overdrive's podcast: ‘This thing is on’: Method amidst the mess, madness around COVID-19.

5 MIN2 d ago
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Another Update From the Road

Channel One-Nine #3

What do drivers listen to on the road? Learn more about Over the Road at overtheroad.fm.

8 MIN1 w ago
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Channel One-Nine #3

A Brief History of Trucking in America

EPaul sits down with Finn Murphy, author of the memoir “The Long Haul,” for a genuine, over-the-truck-stop-counter discussion about regulation, de-regulation and the myth of the cowboy trucker. Plus, we meet one of Paul’s personal trucking heroes. Learn more about Over the Road at overtheroad.fm.

48 MIN2 w ago
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A Brief History of Trucking in America

Brief Update From the Road

How is COVID-19 impacting truckers? Long Haul Paul offers a quick check-in and some initial observations from the road. You can read more from Paul in his essay, ‘We drive on’: A week in the pandemic, from truck stops, picks and drops, to home published in Overdrive magazine.

4 MIN2 w ago
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Brief Update From the Road

Channel One-Nine #2

What’s your favorite road to haul? Learn more about Over the Road at overtheroad.fm.

6 MIN3 w ago
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Channel One-Nine #2

Why We Drive

A tale of two truckers in Grand Island, Nebraska: former real-estate agent Kenyette Godhigh-Bell, and third-generation owner-operator Jared Sidlo. One is testing the waters of a new career, while the other weighs the personal costs of a job he can’t (and won’t) quit. Learn more about Over the Road at overtheroad.fm.

41 MINMAR 5
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Why We Drive

Channel One-Nine #1

EWhat are CB handles? Learn more about Over the Road at overtheroad.fm.

6 MINFEB 27
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Channel One-Nine #1

The Biggest Tailgate in Trucking

Over the Road host “Long Haul Paul” Marhoefer drops into the Mid-America Trucking Show in Louisville, Kentucky, where drivers from all over the country converge each year to show off their chrome and exchange stories, tips and gripes. Learn more about Over the Road at overtheroad.fm.

43 MINFEB 20
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The Biggest Tailgate in Trucking

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Where’s that truck going, what’s inside it and who’s that person behind the wheel? Over the Road, from PRX’s Radiotopia and Overdrive Magazine, takes you behind the wheel to explore a devoted community and a world that’s changing amidst new technologies and regulations. Rolling out February 20. Listen for free wherever you get your podcasts.

4 MINFEB 10
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Latest Episodes

Another Update From the Road

The impacts of COVID-19 have radiated out into every corner of the trucking industry. We check back in Paul and four other drivers to hear how life on the road continues to change. Hear more from Paul's dispatches, and more perspective from produce hauler owner-operator Ingrid Brown, in last week's edition of Overdrive's podcast: ‘This thing is on’: Method amidst the mess, madness around COVID-19.

5 MIN2 d ago
Comments
Another Update From the Road

Channel One-Nine #3

What do drivers listen to on the road? Learn more about Over the Road at overtheroad.fm.

8 MIN1 w ago
Comments
Channel One-Nine #3

A Brief History of Trucking in America

EPaul sits down with Finn Murphy, author of the memoir “The Long Haul,” for a genuine, over-the-truck-stop-counter discussion about regulation, de-regulation and the myth of the cowboy trucker. Plus, we meet one of Paul’s personal trucking heroes. Learn more about Over the Road at overtheroad.fm.

48 MIN2 w ago
Comments
A Brief History of Trucking in America

Brief Update From the Road

How is COVID-19 impacting truckers? Long Haul Paul offers a quick check-in and some initial observations from the road. You can read more from Paul in his essay, ‘We drive on’: A week in the pandemic, from truck stops, picks and drops, to home published in Overdrive magazine.

4 MIN2 w ago
Comments
Brief Update From the Road

Channel One-Nine #2

What’s your favorite road to haul? Learn more about Over the Road at overtheroad.fm.

6 MIN3 w ago
Comments
Channel One-Nine #2

Why We Drive

A tale of two truckers in Grand Island, Nebraska: former real-estate agent Kenyette Godhigh-Bell, and third-generation owner-operator Jared Sidlo. One is testing the waters of a new career, while the other weighs the personal costs of a job he can’t (and won’t) quit. Learn more about Over the Road at overtheroad.fm.

41 MINMAR 5
Comments
Why We Drive

Channel One-Nine #1

EWhat are CB handles? Learn more about Over the Road at overtheroad.fm.

6 MINFEB 27
Comments
Channel One-Nine #1

The Biggest Tailgate in Trucking

Over the Road host “Long Haul Paul” Marhoefer drops into the Mid-America Trucking Show in Louisville, Kentucky, where drivers from all over the country converge each year to show off their chrome and exchange stories, tips and gripes. Learn more about Over the Road at overtheroad.fm.

43 MINFEB 20
Comments
The Biggest Tailgate in Trucking

Trailer

Where’s that truck going, what’s inside it and who’s that person behind the wheel? Over the Road, from PRX’s Radiotopia and Overdrive Magazine, takes you behind the wheel to explore a devoted community and a world that’s changing amidst new technologies and regulations. Rolling out February 20. Listen for free wherever you get your podcasts.

4 MINFEB 10
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Trailer
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