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Wheat Belt gives donation to WNCC

 

Paula Abbott, Western Nebraska Community College (WNCC) Sidney Campus Director, Todd Holcomb, President WNCC, Dan Westman, WNCC Lineman Alumni, Earl Reilly, Wheat Belt Operations Manager and Tim Lindahl, CEO of Wheat Belt gather for a presentation of a $25,000 donation to WNCC.

Western Nebraska Community College (WNCC) received a donation of $25,000 from Wheat Belt Public Power District Thursday at Wheat Belt's headquarters north of Sidney.

The gift will support the Powerline Construction and Maintenance Technology program at WNCC's Alliance campus. Since the program was started 10 years ago, more than 150 linemen have been trained and placed in jobs at power and utility companies.

"This generous donation will be directed to support our power line students and an important program expansion," WNCC President Todd Holcomb said. "This gift will support expanding uti...



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