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Local businesses in Hayward, WI, all pitched in to fix up and donate a car to someone who needs it. All that hard worked payed off when they rolled it out for the first time Oct. 15.

Madison Area Technical College expects to follow the same playbook for the spring semester that it’s using this fall: most classes delivered online and students and employees completing a health survey before they enter campus buildings.

General Motors' Detroit-Hamtramck Assembly Center in Michigan will be reworked to produce only all-electric vehicles going forward.

General Motors is shutting down the company’s assembly plant in Bowling Green, KY, the factory that builds the Chevrolet Corvette, for one week, idling approximately 1,400 employees due to a parts shortage.

Thursday, 08 October 2020 17:41

Beth Rutter Shares Sneak Peek of Pilot Program

Four guest speakers attended the St. Louis I-CAR Committee’s September virtual meeting, including collision repair industry professional Beth Rutter, who spoke about the Pilot Program. Rutter graciously agreed to share some additional information with Autobody News.

Thursday, 08 October 2020 16:36

ASA Ohio Wraps Up First Year of CPL Meetings

ASA Ohio held its third Collision Performance Leaders (CPL) Group meeting Sept. 29, wrapping up the group’s first year of sessions.