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
The owner of a body shop contacted the Elkhart County, IN, Sheriff's Department on Oct. 8 after discovering someone broke into the business and stole thousands of dollars in tools along with two motorcycles and a vehicle.
In the wake of an impressive four-month construction schedule beginning in mid-April and concluding in mid-August, on Oct. 3 One Way Collision owners Bob and Jane Dehnel were joined by Merrill Chamber of Commerce ambassadors for an official ribbon-cutting ceremony at their newly finished facility at 2602 E. Main St in Merrill, WI.
Jesse Pate, 17, and Shabo Bishabo, 18, both seniors at Sterling Heights High School in the Warren Consolidated Schools in Warren, MI, admit classroom work really isn't for them.
Pierre, SD, city officials have given a preliminary OK to Gerrick McComsey’s plan to put an auto body repair shop in his building at 720 N. Garfield Avenue.
Gerber Collision & Glass recently announced the Oct. 10, 2018 opening of a collision repair location in Springfield, IL.
On Oct. 5, U.S. Senator Rob Portman (R-OH) praised U.S. Secretary of Transportation Elaine Chao for changing the previous administration’s automated vehicle policy.
A Chevrolet Tahoe was damaged and items were taken from inside the vehicle Sept. 25 while parked at a Salina, KS, paint and body shop.
On Oct. 2, United States Attorney Erica H. MacDonald announced the sentencing of Preston Ellard Forthun, 40, and Adam John Burke, 34, for their roles in two separate multi-million dollar insurance fraud conspiracies.
Tony Coey knows that bigger is not always better.