Midwestern News

1HomePageMap small mw 0816Local news stories affecting the auto body industry in Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota, and Wisconsin

Wednesday, 18 October 2017 17:59

CARSTAR DANRICH Opens in Chicagoland

CARSTAR Auto Body Repair Experts announced the opening of CARSTAR DANRICH, located at 15822 Annico Dr., Homer Glen, IL, 60491.  

Tuesday, 17 October 2017 17:57

Groups Warns of Sellers’ Flood-Damaged Cars in MN, ND

Written by April Baumgarten, Grand Forks Herald

Some car sellers are trying to pass off vehicles damaged during hurricanes, a business watchdog group in Minnesota and North Dakota said.

A Kentucky car dealership has been accused of engaging in “unfair and deceptive practices that harmed Kentucky consumers,” according to a lawsuit filed in early August by the state’s Attorney General, Andy Beshear

Monday, 16 October 2017 15:50

Theis Testifies On Her Auto Insurance Reform Bill

Written by Jessica Mathews, WHMI 93.5FM

Testimony in support of and against an auto insurance reform bill that would eliminate Michigan’s no-fault requirement was heard Oct. 3.

Friday, 13 October 2017 15:15

Michigan Residents May Soon Have More Auto Insurance Options

Written by Sara E. Teller, Legal Reader

Michigan is currently the only state that requires vehicle owners to buy unlimited medical insurance to cover injuries from automobile accidents, but residents may soon have other options. 

Wednesday, 11 October 2017 22:32

IN Car Restoration Company Wins New Venture Competition

Written by Alex Brown, Inside INdiana Business

Ivy Tech Community College Northeast has announced Kendall Riecken as the winner of its 2017 New Venture Competition. 

Tuesday, 10 October 2017 21:34

Western Iowa Tech Student Who Restored Classic Truck Headed for Las Vegas

Written by Earl Horlyk, Sioux City Journal

Eric Preston, 36, attached brackets to the chassis of a 1966 C10 pickup in one of the auto shops belonging to Western Iowa Tech Community College.

The CARSTAR Chicagoland Business Group recently held the third session of its four-part continuing education program on ethics for Chicago-area insurance professionals.

For CARSTAR All Line, a Honda ProFirst Certified facility that repairs some 15 to 20 Honda vehicles each month, maintaining strong relationships with local Honda dealers is essential to its business and for the Honda dealers who send their customers to CARSTAR All Line for repairs.

Page 1 of 57