Forge your way into the industry

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

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.

National video

Reader Poll

etween jobs and economy, which will be more important to you as you vote this year?
Jobs — new job creation will spur economic growth
Economy — businesses that are prospering will hire more people
They're directly related and equally important
I will base my voting on another, more important issue
Unsure