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SD Highway Patrol seeks relief from school-bus inspections

January 24, 2013 in The Daily Republic

A measure moving through the Legislature would allow the Highway Patrol to approve other people to perform the inspections.
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The hazards of getting to school

April 25, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Although driving the school bus route from Devils Lake to Southam and Crary, N.D., isn’t quite as hazardous this spring as it has been the past three years, water-covered and frost boil-marred gravel roads still present a challenge for Miller and other school bus drivers in this basin that has seen record flooding for much of the past two decades. Continue Reading

Recall announced affecting more than 1,800 Thomas Built school buses

October 4, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

The parent company of High Point, N.C.-based Thomas Built Buses says it initiated a safety recall campaign and has alerted the National Highway Transportation Safety Administration. Continue Reading

‘Bus’ted at RCS

June 10, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

GF track holds bus races as fundraisers for area schoolsWhen a bus emblazoned with “East Grand Forks” showed up in his front yard, his community thought he had betrayed them. “Of course everybody thought, ‘Wow, are you driving for EGF now?’ I had to get rid of that rumor right away,” Terry BlackLance said, laughing. “People thought I was double dipping.” Continue Reading