Category Archives: "In the News"

Local Events in Support of National Apprenticeship Week

Posted in In the News on November 9, 2017

November 13-19, 2017 is Apprenticeship Week in Wisconsin!   Monday November 13th 7:30-10:30 am Mid-State Technical College is hosting an “Apprenticeship Open House Breakfast”. Businesses who currently sponsor apprentices will…

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NCWWBD’s Chair Kent Olson named 2017 Tire Business Tire Dealer Humanitarian of the Year

Posted in In the News on October 31, 2017

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2017 Heavy Metal Tour

Posted in In the News on October 31, 2017

On October 4, 2017, the NCWWDB and CWIMMA launched year 6 of their Heavy Metal Tour, to draw awareness to manufacturing careers to 8th grade students in North Central Wisconsin….

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Launch of new IT-Software Developer Apprenticeship

Posted in In the News on October 19, 2017

The North Central Workforce Development Board (NCWWDB) in partnership with the Central Wisconsin Information Technology Alliance (CWITA), Mid-State Technical College and the Department of Workforce Development recently launched the newly…

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WWDA – Solutions that Drive Employer Outcomes

Posted in In the News on September 6, 2017

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College Signing Day at Ocean Spray

Posted in In the News on August 18, 2017

Great day at Ocean Spray Cranberries Wisconsin Rapids.¬† These three employee were selected and recognized¬†as they begin their journey in the State of Wisconsin Maintenance Technician Multi-Craft Apprenticeship Program. The…

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Chief Elected Offical Tom Rudolph recognized with shelter at Almon Park after more than 20 years of service to the citizens of Oneida County.

Posted in In the News on July 12, 2017

Dr. Tom Rudolph was recognized with a pavilion at Almon Park in Rhinelander Tuesday June 20th. After 20 year of service to the citizens of Oneida County, the Forestry, Land…

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DWD Announces Open Application for Wisconsin Fast Forward Training Grants

Posted in Blog, In the News on July 10, 2017

The Wisconsin Fast Forward grant program is nationally recognized, innovative talent development solution driven by Wisconsin businesses to train and retain highly skilled workers. Over $19 million in WFF grant…

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CWIMMA Uses Simulator to Encourage Welding Interest in Local High Schools

Posted in In the News on February 15, 2017

A brief story and video clip of how CWIMMA uses a welding simulator at Tomahawk High School was featured on News Watch 12. Students with the highest scores using the…

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