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Mark Your Calendar: CNG Best Practices Workshop

AFVi and NGVi have announced a best practices workshop online. The 90-minute session will examine proper maintenance of CNG infrastructure. Leo Thomason, Executive Director of NGVi and Director of Training…
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Monday Morning Roundup

In North Carolina, a student's death prompted legislators to introduce a bill allowing stop arm cameras. In Indiana, a school bus driver has been charged with felony neglect for not…
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Plugging Into Hybrid Futures

In 2009, everyone is talking plug-in hybrids, but do we have the infrastructure ready?
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A Lot of Attention for One School Bus Driver

School bus driver and mother of two Minta Garcia is getting a lot of attention in the blogosphere after a CNN story about her request to President Obama to stop…
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Highlights of the Week

Bus No. 6 provides some lighthearted blogging at the end of a long week. This week, Mr. Bus Driver, the "cranky old codger who’s been driving a school bus since…
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Fire On the Bus Demonstration

Last month over on Daily Routes, we posted a story on school bus fire extrication procedures from a fire fighter's perspective.
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About That Hydrogen Powered Bus...

This week we look at a new report from the U.S. Department of Energy on the hydrogen-powered school bus.
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Weekend Post: No Lounge Couch Potato

With the weekend fast approaching, we thought we'd share one of our favorite school bus drivers who blog. Between routes, Kayak Kevin scuba dives, kayaks and films underwater. In a…
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On STNOnline: No PowerStroke for Ford

Today on STNOnline, we reported on how the conclusion of the dispute between Ford and Navistar means an end to Navistar's PowerStroke diesel engine in Ford Type-As. Some small bus…
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Resources for Wheelchair Information

As always, in this month's print edition of School Transportation News we highlight some of the best of the Web, including the Rehabilitation Engineering Research Center on Wheel Chair Transportation…
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@ STN EXPO 2009: How School Bus Drivers Can Stop Sexual Predators

Recently, we announced that author, law enforcement professional and member of one of Florida's Child Abduction Response Teams Dr. Duane Dobbert will present a four-hour pre-conference session as well as…
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The Truth about Oil Prices

In our forthcoming March issue, we look at ways operators can save on fuel cost, including options like 4Refuel, a fuel delivery company. Recently, company CEO Jack Lee answered a…
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