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
On Sept.11, the Minnesota I-CAR Committee collaborated with SkillsUSA MN to host its annual golf tournament at the Oak Glen Golf Club in Stillwater, MN, which benefits local technical schools’ collision repair training programs.
A family-owned auto business in northern Minnesota burned down in a morning fire on Sunday, Sept. 22.
CARSTAR, North America’s largest premier network of independently owned collision repair facilities, announced the opening of its first Minnesota location, CARSTAR Bighley Auto Body, located at 2409 Margaret Street N., North St. Paul, MN, 55109.
Gaylen Rainforth spent four years and spent what he called “plenty” of money in the pursuit of some childhood nostalgia.
Beck Motor Company, in Pierre, S.D., turns 50 this year and is inviting everyone to the company’s Sept. 12 celebration, from 4:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.
The Boyd Group Inc. (the “Boyd Group”) announced on Monday, Sept. 9, the acquisition of a multi-store operation consisting of four collision repair centers: three in Indiana, one in Kentucky.
On Wednesday, Aug. 28, CARSTAR American Collision Experts in Waterford Township, MI, celebrated the grand re-opening of its facility after an accidental fire kept the local business down for four months.