News - - Students and businesses will tackle local economic problems this year on a larger level thanks to a $283,500 grant awarded to Marathon County's apprentice program.

The program prepares high school youths to fill the ever-increasing job vacancies left by retiring baby boomers, through education and hands-on experience. It will receive the second-largest amount of money awarded to the list of projects this year, to partner 315 youth apprentices with local businesses in their search for workforce experience.

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- - Volume: 2 - WEEK: 27 Date: 7/1/2014 11:29:46 AM -