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Monday, 21 January 2019 18:42

Eric's Auto Body Installs 80 Solar Panels in Its Colfax, WA, Shop

Written by Kara Davidson, Whitman County Gazette

Eric's Auto Body in Colfax, WA, has become the first "solar" collision repair center in the area. Another one of the few shops is located in southern Idaho.

Thursday, 17 January 2019 23:55

CAA Lobbyist Discusses New CA Laws for 2019

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Every year, hundreds of new laws are enacted that impact California's automotive repair shops, both collision and mechanical.

On Dec. 12, 2018, Christmas came a little early for five deserving families as Mike's Auto Body and local companies worked together to make life a little easier for those less fortunate.

Wednesday, 09 January 2019 21:48

Driver Crashes Into Collision Repair Business Displaying 'Don't Drink and Drive!' Truck in OR

Written by Joe Douglass, KATU News

A Salem, OR, business owner fears for his life after another driver plowed through his fence right next to a truck with "Don't drink and drive!" painted on it. He said it's the fourth major crash like it in less than three years.

Friday, 04 January 2019 18:40

Auto Manufacturers Threaten Local Bumper Business Survival in Gilroy, CA

Written by Jacob Bourne, The Silicon Valley Voice

Faith Bumper Service has been repairing automobile bumpers from all over the Bay Area since 1975, but recent market changes are putting it on the brink of closing shop.

Wednesday, 02 January 2019 20:55

Hesperia, CA, Body Shop's 3rd Annual Toy Drive Surprises Children

Written by Joselyn Villalobos, Daily Press

Residents of seven low-income housing areas in Hesperia, CA, were surprised to see a fire engine approaching the morning of Dec. 21, because there was no fire.

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