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
By its second three-two vote of the evening, Maysville, KY, City Commission upheld a recommendation April 11 from the Mason County Joint Planning Commission (JPC) regarding auto body shops in residential areas.
April 1 might have been April Fool’s Day, but Kim Barks, owner of Complete Car and RV Repair in St. Charles, MO, wasn’t joking around when she hosted a meeting for a troop of nearly a dozen Girl Scouts to teach them some basic car care tips.
Justin and Leigh Mings of St. Libory, NE, are the new owners of B & G Body Shop in Albion, NE.
Nicolet College students in the automotive technician program now have two additional vehicles to work on and advance their skills, thanks to a recent donation by State Farm Insurance.
Established in 1980 by Don Politte and Ed Stivers, Jr., Stivers Lincoln Mercury has a history of being a locally owned, family-operated business throughout the Des Moines, IA, metro area.
Members of Missouri’s automotive community gathered March 21 to celebrate the retirement of Gene Slattery of Automotive Technology Inc. (ATI).
Quint Walberts, owner of Kustom Kolors Collision Repair, Inc. in Avon, IN, drove home from Detroit, MI, in March as one of the top eight custom car builders in the world.
Going green as a business strategy comes in many different forms. Some of the more obvious examples are recycling and using energy-efficient light bulbs or solar panels.