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No. 5 Sports Story of the Year: Night Hawks avoid tragedy, soldier on despite injuries to key players

December 25, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

Of the millions of bus trips taken every year by schools around the country for extracurricular activities, few were as scary as the one the Hettinger-Scranton boys basketball team took on Jan. 13. Continue Reading

5 students hurt in SD school bus-semitrailer crash

March 9, 2012 in The Daily Republic

BOWDLE (AP) Five South Dakota children suffered what authorities say were minor injuries when the school bus they were in collided with a semitrailer at a rural Edmunds County intersection. Continue Reading

Hettinger-Scranton postpones next boys basketball game

January 16, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

The Hettinger-Scranton boys basketball team has postponed Tuesday’s scheduled game against Heart River in the aftermath of a Friday bus accident that left several of its players and staff members injured. Continue Reading

NYC bus crash spotlights cut-rate bus companies

March 15, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Cut-rate bus companies. Driver fatigue. And the need for safer windows and roofs. The New York bus crash that killed 15 people on their way home from a casino has focused renewed attention on problems federal safety investigators have been warning about for years. Continue Reading