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Sculpting success: Oil boom helps Dickinson native’s welding business take off

March 2, 2014 in Uncategorized

Mike Gayda tried going to college.
After attending Dickinson State University for a short time he acknowledged, “College wasn’t for me.”
So, knowing he had a talent for welding, he took jobs with Steffes Corp. in Dickinson and at the Case IH …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Sculpting success: Oil boom helps Dickinson native’s welding business take off

March 2, 2014 in Uncategorized

Mike Gayda tried going to college.
After attending Dickinson State University for a short time he acknowledged, “College wasn’t for me.”
So, knowing he had a talent for welding, he took jobs with Steffes Corp. in Dickinson and at the Case IH …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Two Harbors could lose welding program

July 25, 2013 in Lake County News-Chronicle

Last year, Two Harbors High School and Mesabi Range Community and Technical College began a one-year welding program for anyone wanting the opportunity to gain college credit and learn a marketable trade.
Yet the program is facing potential cuts, officals say, due to lack of students. Continue Reading

MTI welding program up and running

February 20, 2013 in The Daily Republic

Students enjoy high-tech feel of new classes.
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February 13, 2013 in Worthington Daily Globe

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Meeting demand, MW adds mobile welding laboratory

February 13, 2013 in Worthington Daily Globe

JACKSON Students and staff will celebrate the dedication of a new mobile welding lab at the Minnesota West Community and Technical College, Jackson campus, next week, just two days after the lab welcomes its first crop of 12 students.
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Tech programs in area high schools proving successful

December 13, 2012 in Lake County News-Chronicle

Last summer a manufacturers’ committee was formed in Lake County. It consisted of school district employees, business owners, manufacturers and the Two Harbors Area Chamber of Commerce. Its mission was to address the need for local welders and millwrights to fill job vacancies. Continue Reading

Welders in demand throughout Red River Valley

August 25, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

According to Job Service North Dakota, there are 61 job openings for welders, cutters and welding fitters listed online in the state, with 28 of them located in Cass County, four in Grand Forks County and two in Walsh County. Continue Reading

Enrollment fairs are a success

August 2, 2012 in Lake County News-Chronicle

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Mitchell schools pursue welding programs at high school, MTI

March 13, 2012 in The Daily Republic

There’s a need for welders in the region, and the Mitchell School District is working to fill that void by adding welding programs next fall at the high school and post-secondary levels. Continue Reading