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Kimball school board approves bus repairs

The Kimball school board approved bus repairs at its monthly meeting held Monday.

The school bus in question is the large white one and sustained damage when it was run into the concrete base of a light pole. There is some damage to one of the front storage compartments, and as a result, paint damage as well. Due to the nature of the damage, the labor is going to be rather intense. Since it is a large bus, local body shops will not do the work. Body shops in the area referred the school district to Floyd’s Truck Center, Inc., in Sidney.

Floyd’s provided an estimate of about $5,000 to c...