COI Announcement

Grant Signing Ceremony Hosted by Northland College and New Flyer of America

Thief River, MN (January 21, 2011) Northwest Community and Technical College is a recipient of a $260,000 grant from the Minnesota Job Skills Partnership program. Northland, along with St. Cloud Technical and Community College, will partner with New Flyer of America, a leading manufacturer of transit buses, to provide training to over 750 New Flyer employees.

Local media are encouraged to attend the event.

The ceremony will take place on Tuesday, January 25, 2001, at 3:30 p.m. at the New Flyer plant in Crookston, MN. The plants location is 214 5th Ave SW, off of County Highway 9 in south Crookston.

Media may contact Pat Balstad, Director of Lifelong Learning at Northland College, at 218-793-2484 or