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Published: Friday, March 8, 2013 11:07 a.m. CST • Updated: Friday, March 8, 2013 11:18 a.m. CST

Larry Wylie (right) of Newton is enrolled in Des Moines Community College’s welding program and attended Thursday’s DMACC “Weld Fair,” where he met Van Gorp’ Corporation’s quality engineer Brian Griffith, who talked to him about what Van Gorp is all about. About 50 people attended the event.

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