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Worthington area employer group to meet

WORTHINGTON — Is there really such a thing as free training?

Dawn Regnier, director of customized training with Minnesota West Community and Technical College, will answer that question and share information about training opportunities available to area businesses and industries such as grants, employer-based training, short-term/fasttrack training, and training new and existing employees. The meeting is scheduled for 8 to 10 a.m. Thursday at the new Center for Career Education (CCE, the former Worthington Fire Hall) 1215 Third Ave, Worthington.

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All employers are welcome to attend, and are encouraged to share their business and industry training needs and ideas. The event is sponsored by the Minnesota Department of Economic Development (DEED), Worthington Area Chamber of Commerce, Worthington Regional Economic Development Corporation (WREDC) and Minnesota West Community and Technical College.

Regnier will also discuss training opportunities for employers in the Pipestone area later that day from 1 to 3 p.m. in Room 220 at Minnesota West’s Pipestone Campus.

In case of inclement weather, go to or listen to KLOH (1050 AM) or KWOA (730 AM) for weather related cancellations/announcements.