Weather Forecast

Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development Secretary Reggie Newson, left, and DWD regional representative Steve Blodgett visited Hudson Aug. 27. for a meeting with Hudson School District officials. (Hudson Star-Observer photo by Doug Stohlberg)

School district receives $108,497 grant to improve students' job readiness

Email News Alerts

Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development Secretary Reggie Newson visited Hudson Wednesday, Aug. 27. He met with Hudson School District officials and received an update on a $108,497 Fast Forward grant


awarded to the district’s Accelerating Youth Career Readiness project.

The Fast Forward program was designed to help close the state’s job skills gap -- training students for jobs that are in demand.

Get the full story
Subscribe or Log In

Doug Stohlberg
Doug Stohlberg has been part of the Hudson Star-Observer since 1973 and has been editor since 1987. He worked at the New Richmond News from 1971 to 1973. He holds a bachelors degree in journalism from the University of Minnesota.
(715) 808-8600