Local news stories affecting the auto body industry in Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota, and Wisconsin
An Iowa City auto body shop owner says it's important to clean cars immediately following storms that salt or brine are used on. If not, you run the risk of allowing that to corrode its metal.
1Collision Network has announced its entrance into Minnesota with the addition of five locations in the Minneapolis - St Paul marketplace.
Four dust free spray booths that are environmentally friendly are located in the facility. (Ray Skowronek, The Macomb Daily)
Moran Chevrolet has a new state of the art collision center that strives to be a comfortable place, not only for those who need to have work done on their cars, but also for those employees doing the work.
Cross Auto Body in Edwardsville, IL
An IL auto body shop alleges a former employee failed to exhaust her administrative remedies before filing a lawsuit alleging she was discriminated against due to her pregnancy.
The much-anticipated official grand opening of the Gateway Community & Technical College Transportation Technology Center in Florence, KY took place on December 7 with an open house and ribbon cutting ceremony.
Gobel's Collision Repair, Inc. of West Plains, MO has been officially certified by Assured Performance, a non-profit consumer advocacy organization for maintaining the right tools, equipment, training, and facility necessary to repair the participating Automaker brand vehicles according to the manufacturer's specifications.
Alpena Community College officials continue to look into if, and how, they should reinstate the auto body repair program.
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A family business that has served Garrettsville for nearly 40 years is consolidating its talent and resources in Ravenna, OH, effective January 1, 2017.
Newell’s Auto Body in Decatur, IL has been certified by Assured Performance, a non-profit consumer advocacy organization, for maintaining the right tools, equipment, training and facility necessary to repair the participating automaker brand vehicles according to the manufacturer's specifications.
Owners Jason Lisko, left, and Mike Held stand in the garage as vehicles are washed Tuesday morning at Coachwork Auto Body in the town of Addison. (John Ehlke/Daily News)
After more than 35 years, Coachwork Auto Body in Addison, WI has new owners.
On the heels of the signing of the SAVE Act legislation to support autonomous vehicle testing and deployment in Michigan, General Motors will immediately begin testing autonomous vehicles on public roads.
Winners of the Waubonsee Auto Body Repair Contest
With a host of auto body sponsors and repair shop owners serving as judges, the Waubonsee Community College Auto Body Repair program in Chicago, IL hosted its annual hood painting competition.