Sappi gets $100,000 state training grant
August 9, 2019
Sen. Jason Rarick (R-Pine City) announced Tuesday that Sappi Fine Paper in Cloquet was selected to receive a $100,000 grant from Minnesota’s Dual Training Grant Program.
The grant will help Sappi provide 25 employees with an opportunity to advance their careers through on-the-job training in advanced manufacturing.
“It is exciting to see a great company like Sappi selected for such an important grant,” said Sen. Rarick. “I’m an electrician, so I can tell you firsthand how well the apprenticeship model works for job training. Dual-training programs try to replicate that model. Work...