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Monday, 20 August 2018 20:57

Body Shop Is ‘Complete Loss’ Following Fire in Osceola, AR

Written by Staff, KAIT-TV in Jonesboro, AR

A fire early the morning of August 17 destroyed an Osceola, AR, auto body shop. Investigators were on the scene trying to determine what sparked it.

Monday, 20 August 2018 19:41

Fear of Hail Leads to Creative Vehicle Protection in El Paso County, CO

Written by Scott Harrison, KRDO

With storms expected the week of August 12 in El Paso County, CO, vehicle owners tried a variety of methods to protect their automobiles or prevent further damage.

Monday, 20 August 2018 17:44

Judge Finds LA Collision Shop's Business Practices 'Unethical'

Written by Staff, WBRZ


A judge has decided that a prominent capital area body shop's business practices and advertisements were in violation of the Louisiana Unfair Trade Practices Act.


Students at San Miguel High School in Tucson, AZ, will have lots to cheer about at their first school pep rally Wednesday, August 27 at 3 p.m. when they kick off Fall sports and the arrival of a newly refurbished school van donated by Caliber Collision and Allstate Insurance.

Friday, 17 August 2018 22:14

CO Auto Body Shops Backed Up for Months From Hail Damage

Written by Krystal Story, KRDO


Thousands of cars damaged by the hail storm on August 6 won't be able to get repaired as quickly as their owners would like.

Thursday, 16 August 2018 18:50

UT Collision Repair-Focused Student Earns Gold Medal in National Competition

Written by Barbara Christiansen for Daily Herald

When Scotty George graduates from Utah Valley University in August, there will be pinstripes in his future---but they won’t be on his suit. They will be on vehicles.

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