manufacturing http://wxpr.org en "Heavy Metal" Appeals to Students http://wxpr.org/post/heavy-metal-appeals-students <p></p><p>WXPR&#39;s Ken Krall took a look at the future with some Northwoods 8th graders&nbsp; at Nicolet College in Rhinelander. He took the &quot;Heavy Metal Tour.&quot;</p><p>Not a rock band, but a job fair of sorts: the &quot;Heavy Metal Tour&quot; is sponsored by Nicolet College,&nbsp; North Central Technical College, 27 manufacturing employers, and boards and alliances.</p><p>Rene Daniels from North Central Wisconsin Workforce Development Board says the goal is to give 8th graders a look at careers they might not have considered.</p> Wed, 09 Oct 2013 20:31:20 +0000 Ken Krall 9084 at http://wxpr.org "Heavy Metal" Appeals to Students State Grant Funds Road Construction Near Printpack http://wxpr.org/post/state-grant-funds-road-construction-near-printpack <p>State officials stopped in Rhinelander today to present a nearly half-million dollar grant to the city. &nbsp;The money helps pay for road construction outside the new manufacturing facility for Printpack.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Outside the new facility that </span>Printpack<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> is building, </span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Rhinelander</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Mayor Dick Johns accepted the check from the state’s Transportation Economic Assistance program. &nbsp;</span></p> Thu, 25 Jul 2013 20:36:39 +0000 Natalie Jablonski 5599 at http://wxpr.org State Grant Funds Road Construction Near Printpack