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As the trucker shortage deepens, some groups are trying to make it easier to become a driver

This story was originally published by Harvest Public Media. The Ottawa Cooperative Association, which moves grain and fertilizer in eastern Kansas, lost many of its truck drivers during the pandemic. “COVID really kind of kicked the baby boomers out, which they drove trucks, a lot of ’em did,” said Judd Perry, the fuel manager, “and […]