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    Friday, January 18, 2019
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    Friday, January 18, 2019
    WISCONSIN RAPIDS – What exactly does an industrial mechanical technician do? Eight Adams Friendship High School (AFHS) students recently found out with a 12-week, hands-on introduction to industrial maintenance course offered by Mid-State Technical College. The students earned a Mid-State college credit while learning about soldering copper pipe to create useful objects like laptop stands and ...read more
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    Friday, January 18, 2019
    Wisconsin Rapids, WI- The Rafters announce another addition to the front office. The 2019 Rafters Front Office is full of fresh faces as it approaches the inaugural 10th season. Thomas Dyer will be stepping into the Rafters Front Office as the Ticket Accounts Manager.  This will be Thomas’s first season with the organization. His duties will include reaching out to new potential fans, ...read more
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    Friday, January 18, 2019
    WISCONSIN RAPIDS – Mid-State Technical College has announced its Dean’s List for the 2018 fall semester. This recognition is reserved for Mid-State students who have enrolled in six or more credits and have earned a minimum grade point average (GPA) of 3.75 during the semester.    Following is the list of Mid-State’s Dean’s List recipients, sorted by student’s city of residence and last ...read more
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    Tuesday, January 15, 2019
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    Thursday, January 10, 2019
    As part of its on-going planning process, McMillan Library is hosting a series of four public workshops, moderated by the firm of Engberg Anderson. These will focus on the Adult Room on the Library’s Upper Level. The space has physically changed little since McMillan opened in 1970. It formerly housed the card catalog, reference collection and magazines. Since use of the room has changed ...read more
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    Thursday, January 10, 2019
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    Wednesday, January 09, 2019
    WISCONSIN RAPIDS – Those looking for a start in the machine tool field will soon enjoy a no-cost option for the training needed for an entry-level position. The North Central Wisconsin Workforce Development Board (NCWWDB) is partnering with Mid-State Technical College and the Job Center of Wisconsin to offer a 14-week customized Pre-Apprenticeship Machine Tool Training program. The training is ...read more
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    Monday, January 07, 2019
    Fans can submit photos of themselves in Rafters gear to be included on Jersey This season will be the tenth anniversary of the Rafters franchise and to thank the best fans in the Northwoods League, the Rafters in partnership with Advanced Disposal will feature a “Thank You Fans” jersey. Pictures of fans wearing their Rafters gear will be incorporated into the makeup of the uniform. Fans will ...read more
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    Friday, January 04, 2019
    WISCONSIN RAPIDS – Mid-State Technical College recognized the efforts of students who completed training through its Criminal Justice - Law Enforcement 720 Academy in a special ceremony on December 19. The 10 students had enrolled in the program to complete the 720 hours of basic law enforcement training required to become a law enforcement officer in Wisconsin.   “Most Wisconsin law ...read more
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    Thursday, January 03, 2019
    Wisconsin Rapids, WI — Nan Taylor, Board Chair of the Heart of Wisconsin Chamber of Commerce, is pleased to announce that Angel Whitehead has been selected as the Chamber’s new President.  “I am honored to join the Heart of Wisconsin Chamber of Commerce,” said Whitehead. “The Chamber’s work is vital to the region’s business community, and I look forward to working with the Chamber’s board, ...read more
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