| Dec 20, 2011
While Santa has a sleigh and reindeer to help him deliver packages around the world, everyone else typically has to use a shipping service or post office to send holiday gifts.
This week is especially busy for local shippers and the United States...
| Jan 3, 2012
| 4:50 PM
Something big has come to the Port of West Sacramento, really big.
“This is all part of the renaissance of West Sacramento,” said Port Manager, Mike Luken.
Though that the renaissance has come in the form of a very modern and massive crane...
| Sep 6, 2012
| 3:37 PM
Federal mediators will attempt to restart stalled contract talks between the union representing 14,500 East and Gulf coast dockworkers and the group representing their employers in an effort to avert the first strike in 35 years.
A strike would clot...
| Jun 15, 2012
| 9:34 AM
Korean shellfish shipped to the United States may have been exposed to human feces and potentially contaminated with norovirus, the Food and Drug Administration warned distributors, retailers and other food service operators Thursday.
| Jun 19, 2012
| 10:45 AM
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — North Dakota's capacity to export oil by rail has jumped more than 50 percent in June as shippers in the state increasingly turn to mile-long trains to move crude to markets not linked by pipelines.
The increase comes with a...
| Jul 18, 2012
| 11:48 AM
Commercial Driver Logistics will relocate and add 43 new full-time jobs over the next two years.
CD Logistics is a freight-broker business, which matches shippers and/or brokers to available loads.
Currently, CD Logistics has seven full-time...
| Feb 3, 2012
| 3:49 PM
The Washington County Board of Zoning Appeals has denied a special exception that would have enabled a Greyhound bus stop to continue operating at Foxshire Plaza Shopping Center at 1432 Dual Highway outside of Hagerstown.
The zoning appeals board...
| Feb 23, 2012
| 4:38 PM
A Greyhound bus stop on Dual Highway near Hagerstown ceased operations last week after a Washington County zoning board in January denied a special exception allowing the operation, a bus company official said Thursday.
The bus stop was operated by Hub...
| Jul 27, 2012
| 1:05 AM
PIERRE - Drought in western South Dakota has accelerated fall cattle sales, and the state Brand Board reminds livestock producers that ownership inspections of cattle, horses and mules are required before their sale, slaughter or removal from the...
| Aug 10, 2012
| 2:59 PM
Albert C. Haeger, a veteran customhouse broker and freight forwarder who owned and operated the old William H. Masson Inc. brokerage, died Aug. 3 of pancreatic cancer at his Bel Air home. He was 85.
The son of a merchant marine engineer and a homemaker,...
| Apr 17, 2012
| 8:03 AM
Marine insurance, or lack of it, may yet turn out to be the most effective sanction used by Western nations in 17 years of tightening the screws on Iran's nuclear program.
A European Union oil embargo on Iran, set to take effect in July, prohibits EU...