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Local job facilitator speaks at Governor's Economic Summit

From the original article in the Crawford County Avalanche . Carmen Cook of Michigan Works Northeast Consortium (MWNC) was chosen to present the Best  Practice for Region 3 at the 2014 Governor's Economic Summit. Cook was honored to explain how Lumber Inspector Training was developed and what a unique opportunity it has provided people in northern Michigan seeking a career in the lumber profession. MWNC developed a Manufacturing Cluster group who met to discuss hiring needs and... Read More
Posted by Dana Spessert at Wednesday, April 30, 2014 | 0 comments
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From Massachusetts: USDA readies for another season of hunting Asian longhorned beetles

News from the Worcester Telegram & Gazette and USDA APHIS The U.S. Department of Agriculture's Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service is gearing up for another season of beetle hunting in the area.  As the sixth anniversary of the Asian longhorned beetle's detection in the area approaches, crews will continue to be out trying to spot the tree-killing invasive species, believed to have come here from China on shipping crates.  According to APHIS, surveying efforts... Read More
Posted by David George at Tuesday, April 1, 2014 | 0 comments
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