U.P. Professional Trades Career Days

News

MARQUETTE COUNTY — The 2019 U.P. Professional Trades Career Days will be held September 25 and 26, 2019 at the Marquette County Fairgrounds.

High school students will be trying out hands-on activities to get them interested in trades programs both in high school and after graduation.

Some activities include:

  • Operating bulldozers, cranes, and excavators
  • Laying bricks
  • Climbing power poles
  • Welding
  • Carpentry skills
  • Participate in military and 1st responder exercises
  • And more

The high school sessions will take place from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. each day. From 3 p.m. – 6 p.m. the community is encouraged to come and try out the activities for themselves.

For more information about the U.P. Professional Trades Career Days, contact Jim Yates at the Marquette Alger Regional Education Service Agency at (906)226-5147 or by email at jyates@maresa.org

Copyright 2019 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Latest News Video

LOCAL 3 WEDNESDAY'S WEATHER FORECAST 10/23/2019

Thumbnail for the video titled "LOCAL 3 WEDNESDAY'S WEATHER FORECAST 10/23/2019"

New cancer vaccine

Thumbnail for the video titled "New cancer vaccine"

LOCAL 3 TUESDAY OVERNIGHT WEATHER FORECAST 10/22/2019

Thumbnail for the video titled "LOCAL 3 TUESDAY OVERNIGHT WEATHER FORECAST 10/22/2019"

Room at the Inn in search of volunteers

Thumbnail for the video titled "Room at the Inn in search of volunteers"

Bay College seeks millage approval on November 5 ballot

Thumbnail for the video titled "Bay College seeks millage approval on November 5 ballot"

Two people found dead in Marquette home

Thumbnail for the video titled "Two people found dead in Marquette home"