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Apollo Video Founder, CEO Named Entrepreneur of the Year

Rodell Notbohm, CEO and managing partner of school bus surveillance company Apollo Video, won the 2017 Entrepreneur of the Year award in the category of media, entertainment and communications for…
  • Last modified on Monday, 12 June 2017 16:06

IC Bus Enters Gasoline School Bus Market

IC Bus joins the expanding gasoline market for conventional school buses with the unveiling of its new CE Series this week at the Oklahoma Association for Pupil Transportation conference.
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First Student, Bridgestone Sign 5-Year $110M Supply Deal

One of the largest international transportation providers joined forces with the world's largest tire and rubber good manufacturer when FirstGroup plc, the UK-based parent company to North American school bus…
  • Last modified on Thursday, 08 June 2017 16:33

ROUSH CleanTech Lowering NOx Levels from Propane Engines

ROUSH CleanTech has its sights set on reaching an even lower emissions level as it celebrates the development of the first and only propane-autogas engine available for class 4 through class…
  • Last modified on Friday, 30 June 2017 10:31

Leonard Bus Sales, Local Food Banks Target Child Hunger

 Leonard Bus Sales has stopped sponsoring promotional giveaways at industry events and is instead using its marketing budget for a partnership with regional food banks to address child hunger.
  • Last modified on Thursday, 08 June 2017 13:37

Nevada Governor Signs School Bus Lap-Shoulder Seat Law

Gov. Brian Sandoval signed off on legislation that requires all newly purchased school buses operated by public and private schools after July 1, 2019 must be equipped with three-point “shoulder-harness-type”…
  • Last modified on Friday, 16 June 2017 16:01

Webinar Tackles School Buses in the Autonomous Future

Where does the big yellow bus fit into the conversation on smart cars and driverless vehicles? A recent STN webinar dove into the subject in preparation for a general session…
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STN EXPO Roundtable to Discuss 'Autonomous' School Bus

The National Transportation Safety Board's Thomas Barth, Ph.D., headlines a general session panel discussion next month at the STN EXPO in Reno, Nevada that shares what an autonomous vehicle pathway…
  • Last modified on Tuesday, 06 June 2017 15:02

STA Employees Honored for Response to Bomb Threat

Student Transportation, Inc. honored dozens of employees  for their successful efforts in evacuating high school students after a bomb threat was made for Mesa County Valley School District in Colorado.
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Top 100: National Express Celebrates Anniversary, Mag List

National Express LLC made LATINO Magazine’s spring list of 100 companies that provide civic and educational opportunities to the Latino community, the third consecutive year the company has been honored.
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Collins Bus Turns Golden Yellow on 50th Anniversary

Collins Bus turned 50 years old this year, the latest milestone for the first manufacturer of small school buses. From those humble beginnings, when the late Don Collins, “the father…
  • Last modified on Tuesday, 30 May 2017 15:27

STN EXPO: School Bus Fire Investigations Key to Prevention

While no two incidents are the same, understanding the causes of each individual school bus fire holds the key to future prevention, as STN EXPO attendees will learn this summer.
  • Last modified on Thursday, 08 June 2017 15:28

New Texas School Bus Seat Belt Law Awaits Signature

A bill to amend current Texas law requiring lap-shoulder seat belts on school buses sits on Gov. Greg Abbott’s desk. If signed, it will go into effect this Sept. 1.
  • Last modified on Wednesday, 07 June 2017 08:09