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AKRON (March 10, 2014) — Each week Tire Business tracks the top stories — a virtual “Digital Dozen” — on our website, based on readership data.

Of all the stories posted online last week at, here are the ones that drew the most interest:

OTHER VOICES: GM recall — Issue is not a faulty switch

• Tire Rack co-founder Pete Veldman dies

• Off-roaders’ battle over Johnson Valley rec area over (Update)

• Tire Rack founder remembered for energy, vision (Update)

• Aronson ends 53-year career, closes Century Tire

• Michelin to cut production at Nova Scotia plant

•  Goodyear exec de Bok leaving

• BLOG: How consumers are interacting online

• Del-Nat @ 25 — dealer focused and ‘Built to Last’

• EPA sets new Tier 3 emission, fuel standards

• Republicans at odds over how to ‘fix’ healthcare reform law

• Transit family to replace Ford’s E-series vans.

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Do you give any credence to news reports trying to link cancer in youth soccer players to crumb rubber used in artificial turf?

Yes. Where there’s smoke there’s fire.
(18 votes)
No. There’s no proof to make the claim.
(70 votes)
I’m undecided and think there needs to be an independent study.
(48 votes)
Total votes: 136