Wayne Edward Murphy allegedly takes nearly twice the prescribed dosage of anti-anxiety medication before he crashes into a school bus in Wisconsin. The crash injures 20 people aboard.
With a small fleet of 10 buses total, North Crawford School District has acquired three propane models over the past two years and plans to buy more.
Four company leaders step into new roles, including chief financial officer and VP of western region school bus operations.
School districts and contractors celebrate pupil transporters with festivities that include breakfasts and lunches, cards made by students, and visits from dignitaries.
The contractor is named a Clean Fuel Champion by Wisconsin Clean Cities.
The Wisconsin contractor’s new facility provides more functional office space, a larger parking area, and a propane fueling station.
Officers throughout the state are stepping up enforcement to crack down on motorists illegally passing school buses.
The Wisconsin driver is taken to the hospital with minor injuries after he veers off of a sharp curve in foggy conditions and his bus rolls over and comes to rest on its side in a corn field. No students were aboard.
Bob Zanotti becomes Go Riteway’s first non-family leader since Roland and Pearl Bast founded the company in 1957 with four school buses.
Steve McKinnon joins the Wisconsin company’s safety team as regional safety manager.
Larry Leverton took a job driving school buses in 1957 after a layoff. Known for his dedication, he doesn’t plan to quit anytime soon.
Jesse Kauffman of Wisconsin places a 72-passenger school bus atop an old gas station tank to serve as a deer stand using equipment from his excavation business.
One of Wisconsin-based Dousman Transport’s bus terminals and about 34 school buses are destroyed. The terminal is being considered a crime scene, officials say.