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Wind River Job Corps will lead the construction effort with the alternative material, which has been used successfully elsewhere in ...

On Feb. 12, Jayden Haslam had his last day at the Wind River Job Corps. At age 20, he became the school's first graduate.
Before the Job Corps opened last ...

Citizen council boosts Job Corps ties

Part 5 in a series

Wind RiverJobCorpsCenter officials meet regularly with community relations council to discuss initiatives, program updates and ...

Fourth in a series

Job Corps officials are looking for opportunities to send students into the local community in the coming months.
"They want Job ...

Job Corps about halfway to full enrollment; many students are local

Members of the Wind River Job Corps community relations council were pleased to hear that many students currently enrolled at the Riverton facility hail from ...

Rigorous Job Corps asks a lot from its students; most make the grade

Local leaders who attended a community relations council meeting this month at the Wind River Job Corps say the facility offers a structured environment for ...

No competition between Job Corps and CWC, leaders say

First in a series

When the Wind River Job Corps opened last summer in Riverton, some wondered whether it would compete with Central Wyoming College ...

Christmas break for Wind River Job Corp began Dec. 17 and will last through Jan. 6.
But not everyone there is heading home for the holidays.
Of the 135 ...

Struggle sold separately

Wind River Job Corps is off to a good start, including a realistic disclaimer

Lenita Jacobs-Simmons traveled a long way to help cut the ribbon at ...

Tuesday notes

Finally fall
Our early fall weather finally started fitting the description in recent days after a dogged period of unseasonably hot weather for much ...

Wind River Job Corps Center dedicated

Secretary of Labor on hand Monday

The Wind River Job Corps Center held its grand opening ceremony and ribbon cutting at 10:30 a.m. Monday, with ...

Labor Secretary, Enzi, Mead among visitors set for Job Corps ceremony

The public is invited to the grand opening, which begins at 10:30 a.m. Monday at 4200 Airport Road.

U.S. Secretary of Labor Thomas E. Perez plans to ...

Labor Day's focus highlights contributions of Job Corps

Editor:
For more than 100 years, Americans have celebrated the great contributions of the nation's workers on Labor Day. On Monday, we marked another Labor ...

Students recruited for the new facility receive extensive pre-enrollment screening and orientation even before they arrive.

The Wind River Job Corps ...

Developments for Labor Day this year seem more than coincidence

It's coincidence, you say? The exciting news that Riverton's new Wind River Job Corps Center is complete, with classes under way as we celebrate Labor Day ...

First four weeks at Job Corps involve career prep and certification

The new students at the Wind River Job Corps are given an extensive transition opportunity to settle them into the center and trade of their choice.
Career ...

The opening of the Wind River Job Corps Center this year in Riverton has been heralded as a success by community leaders and government officials.
Many will ...

Job Corps, industry pair to create petroleum tech opportunities for students

The effective development of the training achievement record was crucial for the petroleum technician trade at the Wind River Job Corps.
Petroleum technician ...

Paskett instructs welding, a core curriculum at Wind River Job Corps Center

Riverton resident Jeremy Paskett is ready to greet his first students as the welding instructor at the Wind River Job Corps Center.
Paskett can accommodate up ...

Troy Anderson says extra-curriculars are needed for success in life and work.

Troy Anderson came home from Phoenix, Ariz., to the place he was born ...

 
 

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