Tag: School bus

Stop for School Buses or Face Heavy Penalty

Ada, MN — School is back in session today in Minnesota and law enforcement is pleading with motorists to please pay attention, watch for children, and take note that the school buses are back on their routes. Over the last couple of years, there has been a dramatic increase in school bus stop arm violations,…
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September 6, 2022 0

Today is Minnesota School Bus Driver Appreciation Day

Ada, MN — Today is Minnesota’s sixth annual School Bus Driver Appreciation Day, which is a day where the Minnesota School Drivers Association shines a light on how school bus drivers continue to go above and beyond their usual duties to support students, schools and communities. Additionally, this event seeks to spark public appreciation for…
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February 23, 2022 0

Ada-Borup-West School Bus Involved in Accident; Four Students Taken to Hospital

Georgetown, MN — Multiple students were injured after a school bus from the Ada-Borup-West School District was involved in an accident Thursday morning.  The accident, which involved a collision with a pickup truck pulling a trailer, happened southwest of Borup and northeast of Georgetown at the intersection of 190th Avenue North and 40th St at…
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October 14, 2021 0

Ada Police Chief Asks Motorists to Slow Down and Pay Attention as School Returns Next Week

Ada, MN — With school starting in less than a week for most of the Minnesota schools, law enforcement officials are pleading with motorists to pay attention and be on the lookout for more traffic and for school bus stop arms to prevent a catastrophe from occurring. Ada Police Chief Jody Bueng reminds drivers that…
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September 1, 2021 0

“Red Light Means Stop!” National School Bus Safety Week

By Mark Askelson markkrjb@loretel.net (10/21/20) Ada, MN — This week is National School Bus Safety Week, which is an active and evolving public education program and a way for parents, students, teachers, motorists, bus drivers, school administrators, and community members to join forces and address the importance of bus safety. The theme for this year’s…
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October 21, 2020 0