• News for Human Interest

    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
    If your goal, resolution or word of 2019 is focus, here are some tips to set up your smartphone to curb unwanted distractions.Manage your notifications – every app wants to send you a notification and it takes time and attention to check and clear those constant alerts. Dedicate some time this New Year to determining if you need every alert that comes to your phone. You can adjust notification ...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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    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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    Monday, January 07, 2019
    On Tuesday, January 22nd, 2019 from 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM Clinical Psychologist and Certified Professional Retirement Coach, Dr. Richelle Hoekstra-Anderson of Crossroads Renewal, LLC is offering a fun and interactive workshop to help new and soon-to-be retirees create a happy, healthy, and connected life in retirement. The Naked Retirement workshop will be held in the lower level of the Heart of ...read more
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    Monday, December 17, 2018
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